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Everything You Never Knew About Mount Everest
Learn about where Mount Everest is located, what it takes to reach the summit, and the deadliest mountains on earth.
16 Facts That Will Make You Appreciate Sushi...
See 16 interesting factoids about the sushi you love. Learn about real Japanese sushi, traditions, etiquette, and more.
The 10 Best Places to Visit in Malaysia, #2 is...
See a list of ideas for where to go in Malaysia including top islands, tourist destinations, and natural attractions. Read about the top 10 Destinations in Malaysia.
How to Pack Light for a Trip to Thailand
Use this Thailand packing list to get ideas and pack light for your trip, along with advice for what to buy in Thailand and what to bring from home.
10 Great Tourist Destinations in Asia
Choosing among the top destinations in Asia is not easy! Get ideas for your next trip from this list of hotspots in Asia.
What You Need to Know Before Applying for an...
Use this detailed help for navigating and completing the Indian visa application form. See each field on the form explained - avoid getting rejected and losing your application fees!
Planning a Trip to Southeast Asia? Better Check...
Plan your trip around Southeast Asia weather. Learn the best times to visit Southeast Asia, including when the monsoon starts in Thailand, Indonesia, Singapore, and other countries.
How to Survive a Drinking Session in Japan with...
Learn how to say 'cheers' in Japanese and a few simple rules of etiquette to follow when drinking with Japanese friends.
How to Get to Pai in Thailand
There are many options for getting to Pai, Thailand, north of Chiang Mai. Find buses, minibuses, and directions for driving a motorbike to Pai.
What's Hot and What's Not for Asia in October
Read about Asia in October - where to go, festivals, weather, fall foliage, and where to find the most sunshine. Read about the climate transition and holidays in Asia for October.
Here Are the Ins and Outs for a Formal Dining...
These Japanese dining etiquette tips will prepare you for any dining experience, whether formal or friendly. Read about how to use chopsticks properly, Japanese table manners, and proper food etiquette.
Japanese Business Etiquette Dos and Don'ts
Japanese business etiquette doesn't have to be frightening. Use this guide to avoid faux pas and to get serious points during your next interaction.
5 Great Honeymoon Destinations in Asia
These top honeymoon destinations in Asia are a great value for your money and are about as romantic as you can find. Use this list of potential honeymoon spots in Asia to start your research and dreaming!
Thailand Etiquette Dos and Don'ts
Use these rules of Thailand etiquette to show respect during your visit and learn about Thai culture and customs to be a better traveler.
See What's Happening Around Asia in November
Read about visiting Asia in November, where to go, festivals, weather, seasons, and where to find the most sunshine!
You May Have Been Eating Sushi Completely Wrong
Don't be an amateur - see how to eat sushi the Japanese way! Learn about sushi etiquette, chef interaction, table manners, and the correct way to eat sushi.
Here Are the Options for Getting from Chiang...
See your options for getting from Chiang Mai to Laos. Get help deciding between the slow boat, fast boat, flights, and buses.
22 Interesting Facts About India's Taj Mahal
See these 22 interesting facts about the Taj Mahal for a new perspective on India's famous monument. Learn the real history behind the Taj Mahal.
Learning How to Say Hello in Malay is Easy
Learn the basic ways to say hello in Malay to enhance your travels in Malaysia. See common expressions for greetings, goodbye, and interactions with locals.
Ever Wondered What Namaste Really Means?
Learning how to say hello in Hindi is easy! Find out about the meaning of namaste, gestures, greetings, and the Indian head wobble.
Master these Japanese Greetings for a Better...
Learn how to say hello in Japanese with these basic greetings and responses. Read about formalities such as bowing and how to show respect when saying hello in Japan.
Here Is Everything You Need to Know About...
Read all about Kuala Lumpur currency. Learn about denominations, accessing money, symbols, and how the ringgit got its name.
Tips and Tricks for Finding the Best Airfare to...
Finding cheap flights to Asia is difficult, but not impossible! Use these insider tips for getting the best deals when you book your flight to Asia.
The Best Way to Get from Bangkok to Chiang Mai
See your three top options for getting from Bangkok to Chiang Mai in Thailand. Learn when and where to book, where you will arrive, and transportation specifics to make the journey a smooth one!
Forget Flying: Take a Bus from Singapore to...
The bus from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur is an easy way to move between countries. Read about bus companies, crossing the border, and prices.
How Much Money Do You Need to Visit Thailand?
See average costs for Thailand's travel-related expenses and everyday expenditures to help you learn ways to save money in Thailand.
Learn How to Say Hello in Thai Before You Go
Learn how to say hello in Thai, how and when to offer a proper wai, and good communication etiquette to enhance your trip to Thailand!
This Is the Right Way to Say Hello in Indonesia
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Bali Isn't Hard to Find but It's Certainly Hard...
Where is Bali? Learn Indonesia's famous island hotspot's exact location, getting there, what makes Bali so magical, and things to do on the island.
Don't Fry Your Electronic Devices While...
The voltage in Asia is higher than in the U.S. Read about power adapters, converters, and how to not damage your electronics devices while traveling in Asia.
So, Where Exactly Is Singapore?
Find out where is Singapore and learn about travel visas, duty restrictions, weather, things to do, and all you need to know for visiting Singapore.
Turning up in Some Asian Countries Without a...
Learn how to Get a Visa for your trip to Asia. See typical visa requirements, what to expect, and how to apply for a travel visa.
20 Very Interesting Facts About Angkor Wat in...
See these 20 interesting facts about Angkor Wat before you visit Cambodia's famous temple ruins. Learn a few interesting tidbits and factoids to greater appreciate Angkor Wat.
What You Need to Pack for Your Trip to Asia
Don't guess at what to bring to Asia. These simple items are hard to find in Asia and should be added to your Asia packing list for a more enjoyable trip.
Here's How to Travel Singapore and Not Go Broke
Singapore on a budget is possible. Use these money-saving, insider tips to survive in one of Southeast Asia's most expensive countries.
Don't Get Wat (Temple) Burnout in Thailand -...
Visiting a Thailand temple is a must on any visit to Thailand. Learn about etiquette, dos and don'ts, monk interactions, and what to expect in Thai temples.
Don't Get Stranded Without Cash! Here's How to...
How to carry money in Asia - tips for using credit cards, ATMs, travelers checks, and exchanging money in Asia. How to limit transaction fees and get access to funds in Asia.
Here Are More than Enough Good Reasons to Visit...
These seven great reasons to get yourself to Malaysian Borneo will have you ready to book a ticket, including trekking, wildlife, diving, and much more.
Your Step-by-Step Guide to Getting a Visa for...
Getting a Myanmar visa is easy with these detailed instructions. Read about entry requirements and how to get a visa for Myanmar at home or while already abroad.
How to Check for Bed Bugs
See some easy ways to check for bed bugs at your hotel. Learn to recognize the signs of an infestation and what action to take with reception.
Thailand Has a New Six-Month Tourist Visa Option!
The new six-month tourist visa for Thailand is a great option for travelers wanting to explore the region. Read about the details and how to get one.
Asia in December - Where to Go in December
Read about Asia in December and learn about festivals, weather, events, climate, and more that could affect your trip.
These 5 Festivals in Japan Are Awesome!
These top 5 Japanese festivals will certainly have an impact on your trip -- plan accordingly! Learn about where and when to celebrate national holidays in Japan.
Will My Cell Phone Work for International Travel?
The three requirements needed to use your cell phone while traveling internationally in Asia, and the steps to take to use it.
Learn How to Say Hello All Over Asia
Use this list of common greetings in Asia for saying hello in China, Japan, India, and other countries. Learn when to bow, shake, and show respect in Asia.
How to Fly to Borneo for Not a Lot of Dough
Flights to Borneo can be very inexpensive. See some insider tips for finding cheap flights and alternate entry points into Borneo other than Kota Kinabalu.
20 Interesting Things You May Not Know About...
These 20 interesting facts about Mahatma Gandhi may give you a new perspective on the man. Some of these Gandhi facts are actually surprising.
A Vacation in Thailand Is Easier Than You Think
Considering a Thailand vacation? Use this planning guide of essentials to help you plan your first trip to Thailand.
Avoid These Bad Table Manners When Using...
Learn the ins and outs of how to use chopsticks correctly, then see some important etiquette tips and how to handle chopsticks in formal settings.
What is Dengue Fever?
Dengue fever is on the rise and threatens more than half the world's population. Read about your risk as a traveler in Asia, symptoms, treatments, and the possible upcoming vaccine.
Drugs Could Get You into Serious Trouble in...
Despite being readily available, drugs are illegal in Thailand. Read about mushroom shakes and the harsh penalties throughout Southeast Asia for being caught with drugs while traveling.
The Perfect Packing List for Bali
Use this Bali packing list to know what to expect before you head to the island. Get ideas for clothing, what you should buy on Bali, what you should leave at home, and more.
Backpackers Don't Hit the Banana Pancake Trail...
The Banana Pancake Trail is a collection of the major stops in Southeast Asia, India, and China. Read about major places in Asia that backpackers and budget travelers usually visit.
These Secrets Will Help You Find the Cheapest...
Finding the cheapest flights to Bali is easy. Read about the best departure cities, the airport in Bali, arrival information, and everything you need to know about flying to Bali.
Whatever You Do, Don't Make Someone Lose Face...
Saving face dictates daily life in Asia. Learn to understand the concept of 'face' for a greater experience in Asia with tips and examples.
Avoid These 6 Money Mistakes Travelers Often Make
Avoid these six common mistakes that travelers make with their money. Don't accidentally blow travel funds without realizing!
You Won't Want to Leave Any of These 9 Islands...
Choose from the many islands in Thailand for your next vacation. Learn what to expect on each island, where to find or avoid the crowds, and which of the Thai islands is for you!
How to Take the Bus from Kuala Lumpur to...
The bus from Kuala Lumpur to Singapore is easy and comfortable. Get details about stations, companies, and how to take the bus from KL to Singapore.
What You Need to Know About Asia in January
Read about Asia in January and learn where to go based upon climate, festivals, events, and crowds. See the best and worst destinations in Asia for January.
Would You Pay \$500 for a Fish in a Restaurant?
Empurau is a very expensive fish to try. Read why empurau, indigenous to Borneo, can cost more than $300 in a restaurant!
Everything You Need to Get Your Visa on Arrival...
See exactly what you need to apply for the new Indian visa on arrival. Read about pitfalls to avoid, the ETA system, and what to expect.
Here are 7 Good Reasons to Travel Abroad for...
Why bother to travel? The personal reward of traveling far outweighs the costs. See seven good reasons why we should travel for personal development.
Travel Vaccinations You Should Get Before...
Deciding what travel vaccinations to receive can be tricky. Learn the risks, and what vaccinations are suggested and required for Asia.
10 Simple Ways to Avoid Overpacking for Long...
Don't regret packing too much on your next international trip. See these 10 tips to avoid overpacking and to leave home as light as possible!
10 Tips to Avoid Mosquito Bites and Why the...
Knowing how to avoid mosquito bites will save you a lot of scratching and possible infections on your travels. Read these 10 useful tips for avoiding mosquitoes.
Tipping in Japan
Tipping in Japan can be considered rude. Read this quick tip about how and when to give a proper tip while traveling in Japan.
Know the Best Months to Visit Thailand
The best time of year to visit Thailand depends upon several factors. From monsoon rains to festivals, read about when to be in which part of Thailand on your trip!
Make Sure These Items Are in Your First-Aid Kit
Use this first-aid kit packing list to be prepared during your trip to Asia. Stay safe and healthy with these first-aid packing suggestions you may have not considered.
Chinese Table Manners
Chinese table manners are easy to learn and you'll soon feel at ease in formal settings. Learn about the setting, good etiquette, taboos to avoid, and rules for Chinese dining etiquette.
Know How to Say 'Laos' Before Visiting the...
How to pronounce Laos? Do you say the 's' at the end or use the local pronunciation?
The Biggest Water Fight in the World Is in...
Songkran is the Thailand water festival, a great time to visit Thailand in April. Read about dates, where to celebrate Songkran, and what to expect.
People Simply Love Chiang Mai, Thailand's...
Use this Chiang Mai, Thailand, travel guide to all the insider spots. See basics about accommodation, food, nightlife, getting around, and what to expect in Thailand's northern cultural hub.
Here's What to Expect in Asia for February
Read about Asia in February and learn about festivals, weather, and other things that may influence your trip.
Use these Tips for Flying into Vietnam
Learn about flying into Vietnam and whether it's best to start in Saigon or Hanoi. Read about getting around and what to expect after you land.
How and Where to Celebrate the Indian Diwali...
Learn about the Diwali Festival, where and how it is celebrated, and what to expect from India's Festival of Lights. See dates, places, and traditions for Deepavali.
Best Time to Visit Bali - When Should You Go?
Knowing the best time of year to go to Bali is crucial. Learn when to go to Bali to avoid the crowds, find the best weather, and more.
These Big Asian Festivals Will Blow You Away!
See this list of Asian festivals and big events to know what is going on when in Asia. Learn about big holidays that could affect your travel plans.
Do Vietnamese People Say 'Saigon' or 'Ho Chi...
While Ho Chi Minh City is the official name of Vietnam's largest city, many Vietnamese people still say Saigon in daily speech. Which is correct to say while visiting?
These 7 Big Festivals in India are Exciting
See a list of the biggest Indian festivals and national holidays to plan your trip accordingly. Join the celebrations at festivals in India for an unforgettable experience.
Choose Carefully When You Travel to Malaysia
See the best time to visit Malaysia based upon destination, weather, busy seasons, and festivals. Get help avoiding the crowds and finding the best weather at any given time of year!
What is Couch Surfing?
What exactly is couch surfing? Learn how to find free places to stay in nearly every place in the world, including Asia, and find out about safety and benefits.
October 1 Is a Very Busy Day in China - Here's...
Read about National Day in China on October 1. See what to expect, where to celebrate, other pubic holidays, and more.
Chiang Mai Nightlife
An introduction to Chiang Mai nightlife and where to enjoy a night out in the city, including closing times, where to go, and what to expect.
How to Negotiate Prices
Knowing how to negotiate prices is essential in Asia. Use these simple tips for getting better prices on anything that you purchase.
Where Would You Start First in Southeast Asia?
See a list of your choices for Southeast Asia travel, what to expect in each country, resources for planning a trip to each, and more.
The Best Ways for Getting from Chiang Mai to...
See the various options for getting from Chiang Mai to Bangkok including costs, departure times, and what to expect. Learn about buses, trains, flights, and how to get back to Bangkok from Chiang Mai.
Does Your Destination Require a Visa? Find out...
Check the visa requirements for countries in Asia before you go. Some countries will let you in for free while others require a visa in advance.
Pai Is an Unforgettable Little Escape Just...
Pai, Thailand, is a green and charming place to visit in Northern Thailand. Read this travel guide for things to do, where to stay, and how to get to Pai from Chiang Mai.
That Chinese Food You're Eating Probably Came...
Authentic Chinese food is rarely the familiar food we eat at Chinese restaurants in the West. Learn the difference, where Americanized Chinese food came from, and what to expect from authentic cuisine.
10 Things to Do in McLeod Ganj
See 10 interesting things to do around McLeod Ganj, India to enhance your stay. Learn about dayhikes, waterfalls, Tibetan classes, volunteering, and how to stay busy in Mcleod Ganj.
These Scams in Asia Are a Pain in the...Watch...
These scams in Asia are easy to avoid once you know about them. Read about current ripoffs, cons, and scams as you travel in Asia.
The Top 10 Destinations in Thailand Are Fantastic
See 10 great places to visit in Thailand to get ideas for your itinerary. From cultural centers to small villages and great islands, know where to go on your trip to Thailand.
Here Is the Right Way to Say Hello in Chinese
Learning how to say hello in Chinese is easy! See common greetings, responses, and etiquette for saying hello in China.
Tipping in the Wrong Place in Asia Could Be a...
Tipping in Asia can be confusing. Use this country-by-country tipping guide to know when gratuity is insulting or appreciated.
The Best Time of Year to Visit Singapore
See the best time to visit Singapore based upon weather, festivals, big events, and air quality. Learn about weather and exciting events this year in Singapore!
Easy Challenge for Today: Learn How to Say...
Learn quick and simple ways to say hello in Korean depending with whom you are speaking. See how to show proper respect when due with basic greetings.
The Squat Toilet: An Intro to Toilets in Asia
The dreaded squat toilet is a fear for many first-timers in Asia. Read about why, how, and tips for your first squat toilet experience.
How to Visit the Earth's 14 Tallest Mountains
The eight-thousanders are the tallest 14 peaks on Earth. Read about the height and location of each, climb attempts, and learn about the Himalayas.
Langkawi, Malaysia - Tips, Guide, and...
Langkawi, Malaysia, is a popular island destination with loads of natural beauty. Use this survival guide for tips, beaches, things to do, and more.
Rave On: Get the Dates of Thailand's Full Moon...
See the new Thailand Full Moon Party dates for each year. Know when to go to Koh Phangan for the famous Full Moon Party and learn more about what to expect in the madness!
How to Stay Happy and Healthy in India
Read these India travel tips to know what challenges to expect when you hit the ground in India. Find out how to deal with beggars, dress for female travelers, and useful advice for staying safe and healthy in India.
Don't Get Scammed! Read How to Exchange Money...
Learn the basics of exchanging money in Asia and see how to find the exchange rates quickly for each country. Know when to use ATMs and when to exchange cash for local currency.
India's Holi Is the Most Colorful Festival in...
See the dates for all upcoming Holi celebrations in India. Learn about what to expect, where to celebrate, and the background of the Festival of Colors.
Don't Bring These 10 Things on Your Trip!
See 10 things not to pack for your trip to Asia. Travel like a pro and avoid overpacking by leaving these items at home!
Visa on Arrival for India Has Arrived! India Is...
Read about the new ETA and visa-on-arrival process for visiting India and why it's a big improvement. See how the new system affects travel plans.
Here's How to Choose the best Option for...
See all the options for getting from Saigon to Hanoi compared in detail. Choose if a bus, train, or flight is best for getting around Vietnam on your trip.
The Strange Weather in Koh Lanta, Thailand
Koh Lanta weather is strange, but the island can be enjoyed any time regardless of the season. Read about seasons, dates, and what to expect during the low season on Koh Lanta.
Going to Malaysia? Read this First!
Country profile for Malaysia with what to expect while traveling, places, currency, and transportation. See Malaysia travel essentials to arrive prepared.
Visa on Arrival for India is (Hopefully) Coming...
India is revamping its visa rules to add visa on arrival for more than 40 countries! Learn about the new system and find out if you can take advantage.
Where to Go in Asia in September
Find out about Asia in September -- see where to go and where to avoid during the monsoon months. Learn about festivals and big events happening around Asia in September.
The Taipei 101 Tower
The Taipei 101 tower in Taiwan is formerly the tallest building in the world and still retains the title for tallest green building in the world. Read about the design, symbolism, and history of Taipei 101.
These 10 Budget Travel Tips Will Definitely...
Use these 10 budget travel tips to save money on extended trips to Asia. Learn simple ways to save money and travel longer on your next trip to Asia.
South Korea Travel Information
South Korea travel information including visa requirements, customs laws, embassy contacts, and weather. Everything you need to plan a trip to South Korea.
Penang Isn't Just About Food - Here Are Some...
See a list of fun things to do in Penang including street food, shopping, activities, and learn about transportation before you go.
Don't Be a Newbie, Avoid These 10 Mistakes on...
Don't fall victim to one of these 10 common mistakes that first-time visitors to Asia make. Arrive prepared - avoid these 10 newbie mistakes in Asia.
You Won't Want to Leave Malaysia's Perhentian...
The Perhentian Islands in Malaysia are paradise. Find out which of the two islands suits your trip better and learn important tips for getting to the islands.
When to Go to Japan? Plan Around Weather,...
See when to go to Japan based upon weather, typhoons, festivals, spring break, and more. Learn the best times of year to enjoy Japan.
Don't Turn Up in Vietnam Without Following...
See how to get your visa for Vietnam -- the exact process explained step by step. Apply online then get a visa on arrival in one of the airports.
These 5 Destinations in Rajasthan, India, are...
Rajasthan, India, is a chance to travel in the desert. See a list of the top five destinations in Rajasthan where you can visit historic forts and walk colorful cities.
When to Bow in Japan - Proper Etiquette
Know when to bow in Japan and exactly how to offer the correct type of bow for any given situation. Use this simple etiquette guide to avoid awkward situations!
You Know You're Addicted to Sushi, So You May...
Use this sushi dictionary of sushi terms to turn your next outing into a cultural experience. Know how to ask for the good stuff!
A Step-by-Step Planning Guide for Asia Travel
A step-by-step guide for planning your Asia travel. From getting your passport to hitting the ground in Asia, everything you need to know to plan a successful trip!
Read this Before Going to Sri Lanka - You'll...
Find out where Sri Lanka is located and how to get there. Check out this list of frequently asked questions including whether it is safe for travelers.
Tuk-tuks are Thailand's sputtering motorcycle taxis. Learn tips for using tuk-tuks and how to avoid being scammed by the drivers!
Heading to Malaysia's Perhentian Islands? Here...
See some important things to know before you go to Malaysia's Perhentian Islands. These tips will help you to have a safer, cheaper, more enjoyable experience in the Perhentians!
Sarawak or Sabah - Too Many Choices in...
Deciding between Sarawak or Sabah in Malaysian Borneo is difficult! See which state is best for your trip depending upon your interests.
Thailand Has One of the Most Mesmerizing...
The Loi Krathong festival in Chiang Mai, Thailand, is stunning. Find dates, where to celebrate, and what to expect from Yi Peng and Loi Krathong.
Chinese Mooncakes Are Heavy, But the Festival...
The Chinese Moon Festival / Mid-Autumn Festival is a joyous, colorful holiday with lots of mooncakes to eat. Read about what to expect during the holidays and what mooncakes are all about.
Use This Guide to Luang Prabang for a More...
Use this Luang Prabang travel guide to get the most out of your visit to Northern Laos. Read about the curfew, changing money, things to do, and other Luang Prabang essentials.
Choose Carefully When You Go to Sri Lanka
See the best time to go to Sri Lanka for weather, beaches, trekking, and whale spotting. Learn about the two monsoon seasons that affect Sri Lanka.
Drinking in China Can Be Dangerous - Here's a...
Know how to survive a drinking encounter in China! Learn how to say cheers in Chinese and some tips for proper drinking etiquette.
What is Hanami? - Enjoying the Japanese Cherry...
Learn about hanami and how to enjoy the Japanese cherry blossom festival. See the top places to view blooms, the symbolic theme associated with cherry blossoms, and more.
Read This Before You Go to Cambodia
Learn all about Cambodia travel and what to expect. Find visa info, entry requirements, vaccinations, visiting Angkor Wat, currency, and essentials for travel in Cambodia.
See What You Need to Do to Prepare for Chinese...
Chinese New Year preparation is essential for enjoying the most important Asian holiday of the year! Learn how to prepare your house, clothes, mind, and body for Chinese New Year.
10 Packing Tips to Prepare Like a Pro for Asia
Use these 10 important guidelines before packing for Asia. Know what to bring, what to leave, and how to pack for an extended trip to Asia.
Step-by-Step Tips and Secrets for Finding the...
A step-by-step approach for finding the cheapest airfare to Asia. Use these tips and secrets to score the best deal available for your flight.
Jet Lag Remedies
These natural jet lag remedies will help you to adjust quicker once on the ground in your new destination. Read about what causes jet lag and how to avoid it.
These 7 Festivals in Thailand Are Incredibly...
These festivals in Thailand can make or break your trip! Know when and where big events take place in Thailand to either avoid the crowds or join in the fun.
7 Great Places to Start if You've Never...
These 7 places in Asia are great for first-time travelers in the region. See a list of places that are easy landing points in Asia.
Read This Before Traveling to Singapore
Use these Singapore travel essentials to better understand the country before you visit! Learn about the people, entry requirements,saving money, language, and what to expect from Singapore travel.
Travel Essentials for Nepal
Nepal travel is adventurous and exciting! Learn about getting there, visas, trekking, and see travel tips for Nepal.
To Tip or Not to Tip in India?
Tipping in India can be tricky. Find out when leaving a tip in India is expected and when you do not have to leave a tip.
Check Out these 9 Incredible Beaches in Asia
The beaches in Asia have something for everyone. From remote islands to thumping party spots, find the best beaches in Asia.
Choose Wisely When to Go to Vietnam or You'll...
See the best time to visit Vietnam based on climate, monsoon seasons, festivals, and more. Decide when to go to Vietnam with this expert advice.
Khao San Road in Bangkok Is Arguably the...
Khao San Road Bangkok is the infamous travel epicenter of Southeast Asia. Read about safety, transportation, survival tips, and what you need to know about Khao San Road.
Traveling Asia During the Monsoon Season - Good...
Traveling during the monsoon season in Asia doesn't sound like fun, but it has some advantages. Read what to expect during the rainy/slow season in Asia.
Overboard Backpack
Use this travel gear review of the Overboard Waterproof Pro-Sport Backpack to make an informed purchase. Learn about waterproof backpacks and protecting your gear while you travel.
Here's What You Need to Know Before Visiting Laos
See this country profile and some essentials for Laos travel. Learn about visa requirements, getting around, money, tips, and scams to avoid.
Leaving a Tip in China is a Bad Idea - Here's Why
Should you tip in China? Knows the rules for gratuity before you go to avoid accidental offense. Know the one exception for when you should tip in China.
What Not to Do in Singapore: How to Stay Out of...
Singapore is a great place to visit but don't get fined! Read about what not to do while in Singapore.

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