Chiang Mai

The Queen’s unusual jet lag remedy, and 13 more of her fascinating travel habits

Queen Elizabeth II, officially the most widely travelled head of state in history - if anyone has a polished coping strategy for jet lag, surely it is she.<p>Perhaps surprisingly it's barley sugar, sold in the form of boiled sweets, along with unspecified homeopathic remedies, according to an …

Royal Family

Top 10 Food Cities In The World? Numbers Five & Seven -- And One -- Are In Spain

For many of us, food is a (<i>the?</i>) key factor when choosing where we travel. And with food tourism one of the fastest growing travel trends, cities all over the world are now vying for the accolade of best food destination.<p>With this in mind, online catering marketplace, Caterwings has released the …

Restaurants

The Best Melbourne Restaurant Openings of 2017

Rustic, pasta-sparse Italian; ambitious, bold Japanese; French technique and an aversion to share plates – these are some of the most impressive new …

Restaurants

5 Surprisingly Affordable — and Warm — Winter Escapes

Exotic vacations don’t need to be expensive.<p>Travelers who want to escape this winter can opt for a vacation a bit off the beaten path. Quicken found …

Holiday Travel

Chiang Mai's Wat Chedi Luang: The Complete Guide

Wat Chedi Luang is one of Chiang Mai’s most noteworthy attractions as well as one of the most important temples in the city. “Luang” means large in …

Thailand

The Ultimate Guide to A Week of Adventure in Thailand

Do you guys remember our whirlwind tour of Peru? That time we went to Machu Picchu, the desert dunes of Paracas, and the mesmerizing salt ponds of …

Thailand

U.S. nuke envoy, N.K. officials to attend int'l meeting in Thailand : sources

SEOUL, Dec. 12 (Yonhap) -- The top U.S. nuclear envoy and North Korean foreign ministry officials are expected to attend an international meeting on …

North Korea

Family desperate to bring son home after devastating bike crash in Thailand

<b>Family and friends of a man left with life-changing injuries after crashing his bicycle in Thailand need to raise £45,000 to bring him home.</b><p>Sait Can …

Thailand

Zika-free travel in Southeast Asia: know before you go

Most discussion of the Zika virus epidemic of the last few years has been focused on Latin America and the Caribbean. Yet continental borders, even …

South-east Asia

Thailand receives 1.2 mn Indian tourists during Jan-Sep 2017

Chandigarh, Dec 11 (PTI) Over 1.2 million Indian tourists visited Thailand during January-September this year, registering a steep 16 per cent …

Thailand

One Bitcoin Will Rent Any Of These 12 Beautiful Airbnbs For An Entire Year

It’s been hard to ignore the prolific rise in the price of Bitcoin over the past few days, and for that matter, this entire year. The cryptocurrency, which began 2017 at a value around $1,000, sits just above $16,000 as I write this. Of course, the price has seen its fair share of extraordinary …

Thailand

Companies help remote workers satisfy their wanderlust while keeping their job

Jackie Boylhart had classroom burnout when an email landed in her inbox last spring.<p>The proposal: Travel to Peru and work remotely. We'll help you, …

The Workplace

Colossal cardboard temple pops up in Chiang Mai in just one day

A titanic Thai-inspired temple just popped up in Chiang Mai—but instead of gold leaf and teak, this one’s built entirely of cardboard. Assembled in …

Thailand

This Thai Café Will 3D Print Your Face onto a Pancake

I’m sitting in a mall in Thailand, staring into my own eyes, and deciding which one to eat first. Nope, this is not a particularly gory anxiety …

Thailand

Why London has gone mad for Irish food

ES Lifestyle Newsletter<p>Irish food. What’s the first thing you think of when you hear those words? Potatoes, obviously.<p>Thin meat stew mopped up with …

Irish Sea

These are Officially the Cheapest Cities to Visit in Every Month of 2018

While travel deals come and go all the time, often the best are gone in the blink of an eye — or they're very last-minute. If you plan on booking …

Travel

Everything You Need to Know Before Traveling to Southeast Asia

Southeast Asia is teeming with life 24-hours a day with its markets, busy waterways, hip cities, flavorful cuisine, spellbinding natural vistas and …

Travel

Where 28 Digital Nomads are Going in 2018

Bansko, Bulgaria<p>Bansko is Bulgaria’s biggest ski resort, about 2 hours from the capital, Sofia. But, we love Bansko outside of ski season. In the …

Digital Nomads

SMARTPHONE - THE TRAVELER'S BEST FRIEND - 25 Ways To Use Your Smart Phone While Traveling

<b>SMARTPHONE – THE TRAVELER’S BEST FRIEND</b><p><b>The Smart Phone</b><p>Today’s Smart Phone is truly the <b>The Traveler’s Best Friend</b>. There is no way I can count the …

Thailand

How I travelled around Southeast Asia with $15 per day

Southeast Asia is an amazing region with a lot of breathtaking places and relatively cheap to explore. The travel costs are extremely low, making SE …

Asia Travel

Driven Cafe, Residency Road, Bengaluru

Tuesday, December 05, 2017<p>Driven Cafe in Residency Road, Bengaluru is a nice place to hang out if you're an automobile or Motorsports enthusiast. I …

Thailand

Best Gifts for Travel Lovers – Ultimate List of the Best Travel Gifts

Looking for the best gifts for travel lovers? We can help. We’ve been slow-traveling since 2013, and have met hundreds upon hundreds of travelers …

Shopping

Set Forth

<i>Thumbing with the founder of the Great Hitchhiking Race</i><p>A couple days after Christmas, he returned a slightly used chainsaw to Walmart, pocketed the …

Santa Claus

Rescuing boys from Thailand's northern sex trade

NGO Urban Light in Chiang Mai has reached 5,000 teenagers caught up in prostitution rackets in Thailand's second city.<p><b>Chiang Mai, Thailand</b> - Krit hangs out near McDonald's most days, polishing the hood of his green tuk-tuk and waiting for customers. He can make as much as 3,000 Thai baht ($92) in a …

Thailand

Thai Fight Chiang Mai announced for December 23

The King of Muay Thai in Chiang Mai<p>The dust has barely settled since last weekend’s Khmer – Thai Fight in Phnom Penh, but the famed Muay Thai …

Thailand

US tourists arrested in Thailand for naked selfies may face seven years in jail

Two American men who were arrested in Thailand for flashing at a temple may face seven years in prison.<p>Joseph Dasilva, 38, and Travis Dasilva, 36, …

Thailand

Where I’m At: December, 2017 – Hanoi edition

[<i>Where I’m At</i>; a monthly update of what I’ve been up to, site news, and where I’m going next.]Greetings from Hanoi! It’s been a month bookended by …

Thailand

Sound ‘Signatures’ Of The World Captured In Striking Visual & Audio Forms

Composite image by DesignTAXI. Background images provided by Expedia<br>When you snap a picture, you’ll want it to capture everything you feel and …

Kruger National Park

5 Secrets We Learned From Crashing One Of Toronto's Best Thai Kitchens

Chef and restaurateur Nuit Regular has become a bit of a legend in Toronto, revitalizing<p>Thai cuisine and bringing delicious regional dishes to hungry …

Crashing