How do you get from Chiang Mai to Siem Reap? Most people travelling from Chiang Mai Thailand to Siem Reap in Cambodia fly via Bangkok, this is the quickest and easiest way to get there. Others like to mix it up by taking the train from Chiang Mai to Bangkok before joining Bangkok to Siem […]
A selection of travel destinations in and around Asia. Including pictures, highlights and characteristics of this vast region.
From the days of Marco Polo, The Asian countries have captivated people from all over the World.
With it’s close proximity to Australia it’s one of the most popular regions visited by Australians. It is also a popular destination for other visitors due to it’s cultural diversity dating back thousands of years. We have travelled extensively through the Asian region since our youth and continue to explore more of this area.
We introduced our children into the delights of Asia travel when we explored many Asian countries as a young family. I will never forget the look of wonder in their eyes through these journeys, making our travel experience even more fulfilling.
We have visited many Asian countries and cities and hope you will too.
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A relaxing stay at Tresor d’Angkor Suite Siem Reap We arrived in Siem Reap Cambodia after a long journey from Chiang Mai in neighbouring Thailand, we climbed into a tuk tuk and were whisked through the chaotic streets of this exotic city to our home for the next two nights, the Tresor d’Angkor Suite. We […]
Planning a trip to Asia? We have compiled a list of some of the best resorts in Asia, including Asian beach resorts and Asian mountain resorts with a mix of resort styles and comfort from luxury to budget. These 24 resorts are scattered throughout Asia and were chosen to suit couples, honeymooners, families travelling with […]
Do you have an interest in ethnic and religious tattoos? Did you know that Chiang Mai in Thailand is one of the best places to discover the mystique of Sak Yant Thai temple tattoo’s? We recently had the honour of observing this fascinating ritual and it gave us the opportunity to learn more about Buddhist […]
Many people visit Vietnam to learn more about the Vietnam War. Saigon or Ho Chi Minh City as it now known featured heavily during this conflict and you will find many historical places in Ho Chi Minh City that will give you an insight into these tragic events. Although the Vietnam War played a part […]
Describe luxury in the heart of Ho Chi Minh City Vietnam and the Grand Hotel Saigon may be it. This hotel in Ho Chi Minh City district 1 is within easy distance to the cities major attractions. Many travellers visiting Vietnam visit the tourist hotspots of Ha Long Bay and Hoi An and most will […]
So, you’ve decided to take a Thailand vacation! When planning a trip to Thailand many will choose the nightlife of Bangkok or the beaches of Phuket but more and more people are discovering Chiang Mai, “The Rose of the North”. Where is Chiang Mai? Chiang Mai is the largest city in Northern Thailand and […]
I have many countries on my bucket list, India has always been in the top five. Growing up I remember looking at photographs of India, the chaotic streets, children laughing as they swam in the River Ganges, wise men meditating in impossible poses and beautiful women wearing vibrant coloured saris with bejewelled nose rings that […]