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Travel in Southeast Asia

A collection of blog posts on travel in Southeast Asia. We have posts from Indonesia, Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia, did we miss many?

How To Get To Phong Na (Phong Nha Ke Bang National Park, Vietnam)

Phong Nha is an absolute jewel of Vietnam making it a must-see places for natural beauty, but this gorgeous unspoiled landscape offers so much more. Phong Nha Ke Bang National Park, Vietnam, is where you’ll find the biggest caves in the world and there are several caverns for you to visit, easily. In this post …

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Facts About Thailand For Kids

Thailand is a Southeast Asian country. It’s the 51st largest country in the world by landmass and the 20th most populous. Bangkok is its capital city. Thailand’s shape looks like an axe, as seen on the map. The country’s official name is the Kingdom of Thailand and Thailand shares borders with Laos, Myanmar (Burma), and …

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Where is Thailand? Thailand’s Location

Thailand is in Asia, but it’s also a part of the Southeast Asia, a region which spans the north and southern hemispheres. Thailand is a country, and is not transcontinental, ie Thailand is entirely part of Asia, no other continent. This post answers the question, where is Thailand? Transcontinental countries exist. Turkey lies between Europe …

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Kid-Friendly Things To Do in Singapore. Singapore with Kids

Singapore with kids – Highlights of Singapore for families and is Singapore a good destination for a family holiday or trip? Tips and ideas for Singapore trips With Singapore opening up for international travel and being such a major transport hub, we can see a very big future for travel to Singapore. We’ve been, we …

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Best Southeast Asian Food- Best Dishes to Try!

Southeast Asian food is quite possibly the best on the planet. We think so anyway. Southeast Asia is also our favourite place to travel, with trying every local dish we can, being a huge part of the travel experience. With that in mind, Chef (my husband) and I have put together this guide to Southeast …

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Kuching Sarawak, Reasons to Visit Kuching Now!

You’ve probably heard of Sarawak on the island of Borneo, but have you heard of Kuching, its capital, which is also known as Cat City?  Kuching Sarawak is one of our favourite destinations in the world, find out why in our post. The word Kuching actually means “cat” and cat-related landmarks abound. That has to …

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Getting a Traditional Thai Tattoo, a Sak Yant, in Bangkok

This post is about the experience of getting a traditional Thai tattoo, a sak yant, in Bangkok. We also suggest other places in Thailand to get a traditional sak yant. These are “bamboo tattoos” done with a long bamboo pole tipped with a spike. This is how I was able to book a Thai tattoo …

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How To Get To Batu Caves From Kuala Lumpur

Batu Caves lie about 11km from central Kuala Lumpur. The caves are very easy to get to and there are multiple options including, bus, train, taxi, Grab cars, and (partly) by monorail ( Rapid KL). If you’re looking for the cheapest way or the fastest way, we can help you with that. If you are …

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