Where is that? That’s one of the first questions people often ask when Mauritius is mentioned. Located in the Indian Ocean to the east of Africa, Mauritius conjures up images of a remote and picturesque island hideaway. The island lives up to this reputation for long white beaches and fringing offshore coral reefs — after all, Mauritius… Continue reading Mauritius: My Dream Gold Adventure Came True
Don’t want to spend your coming year-end vacation jostling with crowds at the regular hot spots? If you’re tired of having “been there and done that”, Expedia is here to provide some #TravelInspiration. Whether you’re after relaxation or adventure, gastronomical delights or authentic local experiences, there’s something for everyone in our list of top 7… Continue reading 7 year-end destinations to escape the crowds
Gear up for a 700km road trip through Andalusia in southern Spain, where you’ll be treated to Moorish architecture, a Roman fortress, UNESCO World Heritage-listed palaces and magnificent cathedrals as you explore Seville, Córdoba and Granada. An Andalusia holiday is one that will leave an impact as the Spanish atmosphere here is not only grand, it is… Continue reading Travel Diaries: My Andalusia Holiday Itinerary through 3 Grand Cities
48 Hours Guide – Okinawa itinerary of the top things to do and places of interest to visit over 2 days in Okinawa, Japan. Tokyo might be the first thing that comes to mind when tourists plot their Japan trip, but there really is so much more to the Land of the Rising Sun. A less popular… Continue reading 48 Hours: Okinawa Itinerary
Think of the Andaman coast and most people will mention Krabi, Phuket, maybe even Koh Phi, but few would think of Khao Lak in the Phang Nga province. As the worst affected part of Thailand from the Boxing Day tsunami in 2004 in terms of devastation and casualties, this beautiful stretch of coastline was also the slowest to recover in terms of tourist visitors. However, 10… Continue reading Khao Lak rediscovered
Think of Indonesia and the first holiday destinations that come to mind will probably be Jakarta, Bali and Bandung. But for the adventurous at heart who dare to tread beyond the beaten path, why not consider Medan?
Your Thailand beach getaway solved! If you’re looking for a sunny beach holiday in Thailand, Cha-Am and Hua Hin are popular resort towns on the beautiful Gulf of Thailand coast, about 140km from Bangkok Airport. Popular as weekend escape destinations for Bangkok residents, these once sleepy fishing villages offer golf, spas, sandy beaches and cool breezes – but that’s where the similarity… Continue reading Cha-Am or Hua Hin?
The majestic Borobudur temple complex is arguably one of the biggest tourist draws in central Java. But there are also many other reasons to visit this region. Borobudur. Rising Up to Ancient History Borobudur / CC by 3.0 / Thrillseekr Before Sunrise Waking up at 3am in the middle of the night is never easy… Continue reading Travel Diaries: Exploring Borobudur & the Cultural Wonders of Central Java
Shoulder season – this is the magic term that savvy travellers should be aware of. Typically defined as the time period between the high and low travel season, this is the perfect opportunity to go on a trip. There will typically be fewer crowds so you won’t have to jostle for space while sightseeing and… Continue reading Shoulder Season: Best Time to Travel to Get Cheap Airfare