Afternoon boat ride along Mekong Delta at a village after a fulfilling lunch.
No wonder Central Post Office in Ho Chi Minh is one of the tourist attraction in the city.
Along Saigon backpackers street or Pham Ngu Lao Street, you will come across this small alley packed with people sitting on small stools enjoying fresh fruit juice from this humble stall.
Besides the mega shopping malls in Bangkok, there are many more things to see around this city. So what is the best way to visit Bangkok if you have limited time here?
If you are coming from Penang island, take the ferry (free of charge) from Penang ferry terminal situated at Jalan Pengkalan Weld (behind the bus terminal) to Butterworth.
We signed up for a half day cycling tour around Battambang villages with Butterfly Tour (a locally run cycling tour company).
Traveling from Phnom Penh to Bangkok or Siem Reap to Bangkok has been much easier with direct bus transfer offer by private bus company starting from February 2013.
Besides the popular Phnom Penh and Siam Reap, another much sought after town in Cambodia is Battambang, the second largest town in this country, not too busy and less crowded.
It was a mystery to me reading so many reviews about overland border crossing experiences in SE Asia. Some negative comments and some has no problem crossing the border.
I must admit that I get to know Ubud through the movie Eat, Pray Love. Though I can hardly remember the scene, but my first impression of seeing the movie shot in Ubud was it is a traditional place and serene.
Tanah Lot “was” popular for its sunset and still boast by travel agent as the best spot for sunset in Bali.
If you are up for a hike in Sri Lanka, check out this UNESCO site (within the site Central Highlands of Sri Lanka) Horton Plains National Park situated 32KM from Nuwara Eliya.
Volunteer tourism has become a niche in developing nations tourism market. A simple search on Google and you will find lots of SE Asia “non-profit” NGO offer whole range of volunteer programs in Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam, Thailand for minimum 2 weeks to 6 months or more.
Philip Garden Chalets located uphill of Mesilau and situated at the foothill of Mt. Kinabalu, Kundasang, Sabah, Malaysia.
If you walk down the street of Seminyak, Kuta and Nusa Dua (the few popular areas in Bali), you will come across tourists haggling and bargaining hard before they purchase.