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Ultimate Myanmar Travel Guide

I hardly slept through the 45-minute flight from Bangkok (BKK) to Yangon (RGN) because of excitement. It all started with photos of hot air balloons …

Asia Travel

The Best Area to Stay in Bangkok for Photographers

I must admit, Bangkok took me by surprise. And I don’t mean I fell head over heels and never wanted to leave. I stayed in bed the first three days, I …

A walking tour of the Izu Peninsula, an hour from Tokyo by bullet train, where tradition meets tranquillity | Post Magazine | South China Morning Post

“Jumbo?” asks the kimonoed room attendant, perky yet deferential, looking me up and down. “Jumbo!” she decides, then disappears and returns a minute …

Japan

15 Awesome Things to Do in Tokyo

There is no city in the world like Tokyo. The lights, smells, colors, and sounds of the capital of Japan are anything but subdued. And with a population of over 9 million inhabitants and 20 million visitors a year, of course there are many intriguing things to do and experience here. It's a city …

Japan

Before You Go to Tokyo, Learn These Etiquette Tips

But if you stick your chopsticks straight into your rice, you're on your own.<p>Welcome to Tokyo. You've probably traveled a long way to get here, you want to have a good time, and—most importantly—you’re hungry.<p>But the language barrier for tourists is real, and when the culture is also not your own, …

Japan

Bali: A haven for addiction recovery

Bali might be well known for its party nightlife, but the island is also beginning to bloom as a center for drug and alcohol rehabilitation centers …

Rehabilitation

Watch Out for These 10 Scams in Bali

Like elsewhere in Southeast Asia, many of the scams in Bali are the same old tried-and-true traps that keep working, perhaps with a few small tweaks …

This Popular Destination is About to Go Totally Offline for 24 Hours (and Tourists Aren't Exempted)

A place where millions of tourists go to disconnect each year will be almost totally disconnected this weekend.<p>If you've been dreaming of disconnecting and ridding your day of digital distractions, there's an island destination that would love to have you this weekend, but there is a catch.<p>Each …

ATMs

Enjoy the Night Sky at Singapore's Gardens by the Bay

In my own opinion the night was simply brilliant, Visiting Singapore’s Gardens by the Bay and entering the majestic world that is the Christmas …

9 places to shop on a budget in Singapore

Shopping in Singapore doesn't necessarily have to be an expensive affair. There are plenty of cool indie boutiques to check out if you're looking to …

20 reasons to love Phuket, Thailand

Phuket has long been one of Thailand's party towns. But Kerry van der Jagt discovers there is much more to see and do than just the bars and the …

Asia Travel

A History of Penang in 10 Dishes

From curry-drenched rice dishes to superlative laksa to fried chicken, the meals that tell the rich story of Penang.The post A History of Penang in …

Asia

Jungle tales: village-based tourism in Thailand

Away from Thailand’s popular island destinations, inland, amid exotic fauna and flora, there are unspoiled villages where visitors can stay with local people<p>‘Snake!” My guide’s shout shattered the peace of the lazy Sok river in Khao Sok national park, southern Thailand. He grabbed the rubber ring I …

Asia Travel

50 Hours in Singapore: panoramic views, Peking duck and pick-your-own cocktails in the Lion City

06/03/2018<p><b>Header images:</b> <i>foie gras and the exterior of Tippling Club</i> <b>may have closed its doors but Singapore is still a hub of incredible dining and</b> …

Visit Wat Ket Karam - Chiang Mai, Thailand

<b>Visit Wat Ket Karam – Chiang Mai, Thailand</b><p><b>WAT KET KARAM</b><p><b>CHIANG MAI BUDDHIST TEMPLES –</b><p>Chiang Mai, Thailand is truly a city of contrasts. It is up to …

Travel Diaries - Vietnam

Gap Year Days 270 – 281<p>I was looking forward to getting back to Vietnam. We had spent three weeks here almost exactly five years ago, and had enjoyed …

7 Tips for Night Markets in Southeast Asia

Night markets in Southeast Asia are a feast for the senses.<p>The chatter of the crowd and the smell of sizzling meat fills the air as you wander …

101 Things Tourists Must Know and Read about Singapore – Not to be missed!

Subscribe, follow and like jilaxzone.com:<p>Visiting tropical Singapore? Then you are in a right place. Here I shall share 101 things of …

Forget Bali, this is the real paradise

Mr Kepnes, who runs the website Nomadic Matt, has been living in or visiting Thailand for 13 years and discovered a secret paradise that has not yet …

Asia Travel

9 of the Worst Scams in Thailand (And How to Avoid Them)

Nobody wants trouble in paradise, but scams in Thailand are all too common. Watch out for these nine tourist scams and ensure your visit is abundant …

Mai Chau Tours | 10 Amazing Things to do in Mai Chau, Vietnam

<b>Just a few hours drive from chaotic Hanoi, Mai Chau couldn’t feel further from the busy capital. The Mai Chau Valley is wrapped in lush green</b> …

Traveling Vietnam by motorbike: what's so great about it?

Biking is one of the best, and most fun, ways to travel when touring a foreign country. You get to see everything around you, smell the exotic …

Monsieur Angkor

Claude Jacques was Mr Angkor, a scholar who dedicated his life to Cambodian history. As an epigrapher, he could have worked quietly from home, but …

Dive in: 5 amazing hotel pools you must check out in Southeast Asia | Style Magazine | South China Morning Post

There are swimming pools, and then there are swimming pools – some are undeniably more inviting than others. Gone are the days when the pool was just …

Pretty Shores of Selong Belanak beach in Lombok

Shares 0<p>Selong Belanak is one of the most popular beaches in Lombok, Indonesia. Being a popular surf spot for beginners makes <i>pantai Selong Belana</i>k a …

8 Amazing Southeast Asia Travel Destinations You Shouldn’t Miss

Bali, Indonesia<p>Indonesia has over 13,000 islands and Bali is the one that everyone wants to visit — and for good reason. Bali offers a potent mix of …

Asia Travel

The Best Time to Visit Chiang Mai, Thailand: Anytime!

!The city of Chiang Mai is often known as a backpackers delight. There’s countless hostels, bars with drink specials, hipster coffee houses and cheap …

19 Best Things To Do In Singapore

The cost of admission is high, but this is one place where you'll never be bored.