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5 travel memoirs by women that will inspire you to hit the road

The great cliche of travel is that it’s how some of us “find” ourselves. Sometimes, it’s true. No place, however, exists to function as a mirror to …

Best places to visit in March

As winter has made way for spring, a new list of destinations is ready for you to explore and continue spreading the love for travel. Pick your place …

Japan

Japan celebrates seasons in style and the cherry blossoms, known in Japan as sakura, is the most anticipated season of them all. It’s one of our …

The Best Places to Visit in Egypt

Egypt is a marvelous country, full of many fascinating things. The best places to visit in Egypt feature magnificent cities, old monuments, pyramids …

Alternative Bangkok: Where to go and what to eat in 36 hours

Every year, more than 20 million tourists descend on the temples and temptations of Thailand’s capital, making it one of the planet’s most visited …

The 50 Most Beautiful Views in the World

Even seasoned travelers will tell you that sometimes, they need to take a step back and drink it all in. Thankfully, the world is filled with …

Surakarta ready for month-long Chinese New Year celebration

Surakarta is set to celebrate Chinese New Year with various activities over one full month from Feb. 2 to March 2.<p>Since last week, thousands of …

Izu Geo Trail

<b>The itinerary for the Izu Geo Trail tour is ground only beginning in Tokyo and ending in Mishima. After receiving the booking and deposit payment we</b> …

Japan

6 Cool and Unusual Things to Do in Jaipur - Atlas Obscura

Tweet<p>The Atlas Obscura Guide To<p>Hidden<br>Jaipur<p>Discover 6 Cool and Unusual Things to Do in Jaipur, India<p>Unusual<br>Attractions<br>in Jaipur<p>Added by Annetta …

Asia Travel

Getting to Ha Long Bay, Vietnam

We ended our summer of slow travel through Asia in Vietnam. One of my long time “Bucket List” destinations, my family was excited to visit the lush …

Vietnam

Top 7 travel destinations you must explore during 2018 s long weekends

Here are top 7 places you could visit in India and abroad, during the long weekends of 2018<p>This year, (fortunately or unfortunately) has shaped out …

Asia Travel

9 amazing images of Japan’s traditional facet

Despite the growing technology and economic changes in Japan, the country has maintained much of its ancient culture, traditions, beliefs, and …

Japan

15 Luxury Hotels In The Philippines (That Will Blow Your Mind!)

Travelling in luxury for less is my thing and I was able to sample many luxury hotels in the Philippines on my last visit. Sadly my two short weeks …

Swimming Pools

First time in Singapore? Here are 8 of the top things to do

<b>(CNN) —</b> Singapore is compact -- roughly the same size as New York City -- but the Southeast Asian city-state is brimming with culture, character and plenty of things to do.<p>Bordering the southern tip of Malaysia, just one degree north of the equator, the island of 5.6 million is a destination …

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Just back from: Dubai

Kat exploring the breathtaking desert landscapes of Dubai © Kat Nelson<p><i>Katharine Nelson, Regional Head of Marketing at Lonely Planet, recently returned from a trip to Dubai.</i><p><b>Tell us more…</b> I decided that I wanted a slightly different Christmas in 2017 and a friend who grew up in Dubai invited me to …

Travel

7 Amazing Activities for Thailand's Rainy Season

From the months of June to October, most of Thailand's top tourist spots experience the brunt of the monsoon season, with overcast skies punctuated …

Travel

6 things to know before travelling to Indonesia

opinion<p><b>Indonesia is arguably one of the most beautiful countries in the world.</b><p>Comprising more than 17,000 islands, it’s got tropical jungle, more …

7 Budget Alternatives to Luxury Destinations

It’s now so common to open Instagram or browse the internet and see a bunch of beautiful pictures of rich and luxurious destinations from across the …

Asia Travel

The Top Attractions in Vientiane, Laos

The sleepy capital of Laos is stirring: Vientiane, set on the Mekong River bordering Thailand, has slowly shrugged off its reputation as Southeast …

Vietnam

TOP PICKS: 15 Best Things to Do in Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam this 2018

<b>Ho Chi Minh City</b> is a vibrant city accentuated with timeless charm and a unique modern spirit. It boasts of rich history and intriguing culture, …

Forget 5-star restaurants and celebrity chefs — the best place in Japan to try Japanese food is in a department store

Japan, perhaps more than other destinations, is a place you travel with your taste buds.<p>There are so many local specialties, from sushi and yakitori to okonomiyaki and shumai, that it'd be a shame to not try everything Japan's culinary tradition offers.<p>The best place to find and sample Japanese …

Top Must-Try Malaysia Street Foods

When visiting Malaysia, do not attempt to take on Malaysian street food with impunity; you'll be overwhelmed by the endless choices available to you. …

10 Cheap Massage Places In Bangkok Under S$23 Per Hour

Bangkok has an unrivaled range of massage and spa parlours which makes the city one of the best travel destinations in Southeast Asia when you feel …

Asia Travel

Happy New Year in Pictures

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The best places to go in 2018

Have new year, will travel. Here are 15 must-visit destinations to have on your bucket list for the 12 months ahead.<p>For foodies<p><i>Bologna, Italy</i><p>The …

When in Bali: Waterfall Trekking in the Northern Jungles

What do you do in Bali when the waves aren’t “surfable”, when you’re sick of the beach, or when you’re sunburnt and need a respite from the …

How to do Cambodia now - our travel editor's guide

<i>From the ancient magnificence of Angkor Wat to the mid-century coastal charm of Kep,</i> <i>Pamela Goodman discovers a Cambodia recovering from its painful,</i> …

Pathumwan, Bangkok’s Most Luxurious Area, With Plenty of Shopping and Dining Options

Gleaming luxury towers abound in this pocket of the Thai capital<p>Conveniently set in central Bangkok, the Pathumwan district is this capital city’s …

Singapore dining experience can be robotic and cold: On the Record with Coffee Hive's Anthony Chan

SINGAPORE: When Anthony Chan started his first Coffee Hive Cafe in Robinson Road in 2012, the realities of being an F&B boss came as a rude shock.<p>He …

MUST-DO IN TAIWAN: Jiufen Village and Northeast Coast Tour in New Taipei City, Taiwan

<i>It was cold, gloomy, and raining hard when we explored Jiufen Old Village and the Northeast Coast of Taiwan. But despite the unfavorable weather, we</i> …