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10 Under-the-Radar Hidden Gems You Can Only See in Japan

It’s time to venture outside Tokyo! From subtropical beaches and snow-capped mountains to ancient shrines and animal reserves, there’s no a shortage …

Japan

10 Unmissable Things to Do in Chiang Mai

<b>Chiang Mai is one of Thailand’s most beguiling cities. With ancient temples, lively night markets and gorgeous palaces – we’ve chosen our favourite</b> …

Chiang Mai: Thailand's peaceful oasis

CNN Business Traveller's Richard Quest heads to Chiang Mai to see how this city in the mountain is charming tourists away from Thailand's big cities and beaches

Chiang Mai

Indonesian startup wages war on plastic with edible seaweed cups

JAKARTA (Reuters) - Jakarta food and beverages retailer Ong Tek Tjan sells ice cream in cups his customers can eat afterwards, instead of throwing away - they are made from seaweed and taste like jelly, in flavors from peppermint to green tea.<p>Indonesian startup Evoware, which makes the cups, as …

Hunting, Hiking, and Chocolate Making: What to Do in New Zealand

New Zealand. To me, this place will always be intirguing since it’s where <i>The Lord of the Rings</i> trilogy was filmed. To the rest of us, it’s been a …

Bangkok street food guide

Read our expert guide to eating your way around Bangkok's vibrant street food scene and some authentic Thai recipes to try at home<p><i>Want to know what</i> …

5 ways Bali can be even cheaper than you think

Indonesia is an affordable destination to reach from elsewhere in Southeast Asia. With Air Asia flying into Jakarta and Denpasar for under 200 USD …

The World's Greatest Scuba Diving Spots

Discover the biggest fish, brightest coral, and wildest wrecks across the seven seas.<p>Considering most of Earth is covered by ocean, we should really spend more time at sea. It's soothing, adventurous, and mysterious—the ultimate escape. Life mellows when you've got the sound of the waves, the …

Love Onsen? Read This Guide to Japan's Best Inns and Hot Springs

Categories: Best OfTravelingBody: Imagine opening a book so filled with peace that you long to jump in and revel in it. Such is the case with the new …

Elephant Nature Park: Chiang Mai's most responsible animal sanctuary

<b>(CNN) —</b> Bangkok might be the most-visited city in the world , but it's far from the only draw in Thailand .<p>Beyond the amazing food, glittering temples and famously friendly culture, the country has yet another precious commodity: its elephants.<p>And at Elephant Nature Park, an elephant rescue and …

Wildlife

This New (But Familiar) Website Helps You Discover Underrated Places in Japan

IMAGE Unsplash<p>In the last couple of years, Japan has become one of the Filipinos’ favorite travel destinations. Lucky for us, there are frequent seat …

A guide to Phuket from Goldie, its least likely resident

Kamala Beach, western Phuket, at sunset. I’m bent double doing the downward dog. Then the triangle, then some other move that I’ve never heard of. I …

10 of the Best Beaches in South East Asia – Wild Junket Adventure Travel Blog

38<p>1<p>1<p>2<p>Southeast Asia is a backpacker’s paradise and the ideal destination for those on a budget looking to hang back and relax. It’s home to some of …

Cool things to do in Bangkok

What to see in Bangkok, by hotelier and local Bill Bensley<p>'I first came to Bangkok in 1984. Back then the city had more trees than canals and I …

Hong Kong

Indonesia named world's top destination for two straight years

Indonesia took home the award for the world’s top destination for two years in a row given by London-based <i>Dive Magazine.</i><p>Siladen Resort and Spa at …

Luang Prabang's Kuang Si Falls: Bears, Butterflies & Turquoise Waters

<i>I stayed in Luang Prabang, Laos, for a few weeks, watched the Buddhist Alms Giving at sunrise, climbed up to Mount Phousi, and had many delicious</i> …

National Parks

Top 5 Best Luxe-for-Less Resorts in Thailand

Thailand, in Southeast Asia, is rammed with relaxed tropical beaches, opulent royal palaces, ancient ruins and ornate Buddhist temples. All this, as …

Swimming Pools

The 21 Most Iconic Japanese Landmarks

Shibuya Crossing<p>Often called the world’s busiest pedestrian scramble, Shibuya Crossing has become a symbol of modern Tokyo.<p>Arashiyama Bamboo Grove<p>The …

Top Rooftop Restaurants Around the World

What a glorious time to be a foodie. Consider the (ahem) <i>rise</i> of gourmet cuisine at rooftop restaurants around the world. While it shouldn’t seem like …

How Much Does It Cost To Travel In Laos?

How Expensive Is Laos and How Much Does It Cost To Travel In Laos?<p>Travelling can be expensive, so its good to keep track of costs and make a budget. …

Vietnam

How to Get to the Mythical Jaco Island in Timor-Leste – A Guide

Updated in Asia, Timor Leste | 2 Comments<p>Have you ever wanted to go somewhere badly but you didn’t know how to get there or what you would find? We …

Central America

Amazing Green Route in Thailand

Explore Thailand's historic regions and witness its commitment to environmental preservation.<p>The Amazing Green Route, one of Thailand’s 7 Greens activities, takes travelers on a journey through Thailand’s carefully preserved natural beauty and culture. The sample itineraries featured in this route …

10 Don'ts in Southeast Asia

As a traveler to foreign countries, you serve as an underpaid, overworked ambassador for all future visitors who follow behind you. Your actions have …

Best Islands of Thailand: Lesser known escapes from the crowds

With Thailand’s white sand beaches and gloriously warm waters, the dreamy destination offers a luxury travel escape without breaking the bank. But …

Thailand

The colourful tradition saving Bangkok’s street vendors

When the Thai government threatened to ban street stalls, vendors in Bangkok’s Ari neighbourhood came together around an ancient practice of colour coordination.<p>When Thailand’s King Bhumibol Adulyadej passed away in October 2016, his subjects were plunged into mourning, wearing black for months out …

Indonesia raises alert level for Bali volcano

JAKARTA, Indonesia -- Indonesia raised the alert level Thursday for the Mount Agung volcano on the tourist island of Bali following an increase in …

Kyoto | Japan Travel Guide

Kyoto is a city located in the Kinki region.<p>According to history, in the year 794 the emperor moved the capital from Nara to Kyoto. Kyoto has many …

Japan

The Best Capsule Hotels in Tokyo

Capsule hotels are becoming more and more popular, fulfilling the need for cheap but private accommodation. These days, they cater not only to …