Vientiane – Is it worth skipping it?

As a backpacker / traveler, we tend to read about places before or perhaps during when we visit one destination. Many argued that one shouldn’t spend so much time on Vientiane but there are some saying otherwise. Despite being arguably one of the smallest capital cities you’ll visit in Asia and overshadowed by it’s famous…

Getting to Pai from Chiang Mai

Situated in the Mae Hong son province of Northern Thailand, this riverside town has grown into a major backpackers paradise. For many backpackers, Pai is one of the must visit places in Northern Thailand. Most of backpackers who initially plan to visit for 2 to 3 days will end up spending a week or two…

Travel Guide: Exploring ASEAN

ASEAN is the abbreviation for Association of South East Asia Nations which consists of 2 Economic powerhouses in this region, Singapore, Brunei along side with my beloved country, Malaysia, Indonesia, Philippines, Thailand, Myanmar, Laos, Vietnam and Cambodia. This ASEAN is home to lots of favourable destinations which most travelers like such as Bangkok, Hanoi, Ho…

Traveling Abroad – Staying Safe

Perhaps you may have heard about someone whether our friends or other travellers saying that they had been robbed in a dark alley, having their passport stolen or conned along the way. These are all horrible experiences that no one wants to go through while traveling since it is one of the best activities you…

Hostels: How Can You Maximize Your Stay!

Before I embark my first backpacking journey with my friend to Indonesia, I had never heard of hostels and no idea on how the hostels concept runs. In 2014, it was the first time staying in hostel while I was backpacking with my friend in Indonesia. I have no idea what they were and the…

Travel Guide: Cambodia

Overview of Cambodia Cambodia is a central attraction of Indo-China other than the backpacking heaven, Bangkok. This is due to the magnificent architecture of Angkor Wat located near Siem Reap. It is undeniable that the tourism activity in Cambodia is increasing rapidly and it’s all because of the popular Angkor Wat. Not only that, the…

Travel Guide: Vietnam

Overview of Vietnam Vietnam is a long and thin country in Southeast Asia, sharing borders with Cambodia, Laos and China. It is undeniable that Vietnam is easy to get around and a backpacker newbie place to start around. Vietnam is divided into 4 parts which is North, Central, Central Highlands and South Vietnam. Apart from…

Planning a trip? My 5 ideal websites to consider!

It is easy to go for a trip but not when it comes to planning process. Many people tend to buy ticket ahead before they plan. I would advise all to plan and strategise before you proceed to ticket purchase. Few months back, I was planning for my trip to Thailand & Laos and came…

Six of the best food in Malaysia

The tourism board promotes Malaysia as “Malaysia Truly Asia.” Yes, in terms of food, we are truly Asia. We have the most diversified and different culinary foods which I could say the best in the world. The culinary highlights that I am about to list below are mostly fairly easy to find and the best…

7 #foodporn Countries Worth Visit

“Eat to live or live to eat?” It depends on how an individual thinks about it. Some are willing to splash cash in trying new and unique food. However, there are some who thinks that it’s just a waste of money. “Question: ¬†Which countries’ food worth the try and travel?” Before I came up with…

Travel Guide: Indonesia (Java)

Overview of Indonesia (Java Island) Java is Indonesia’s fifth-largest island and it is home to 65% of Indonesia’s entire population. This is why the Island of Java is regarded as the most populated island in the world. The capital of Indonesia, Jakarta is also located in this island and Surabaya is the second largest city….