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Lumpini Park, Bangkok

© photo: Francesco Veronesi original photo Lumpini Park, Bangkok’s green oasis, is a park in the city centre and offers rare open public space. Address: at MRT (Bangkok) Lumphini Station and Si Lom Station

Cameron Highlands

Cameron Highlands, at 1500m above sea level with an average temperature of 20°C, is a travel destination and attraction in Malaysia, most popular for its jungle walks and tea plantations. The Cameron Highlands is one of Malaysia’s most extensive hill stations. It covers an area of 712² km, about the size of Singapore.  

Lumbini

© photo: CroDigTap Lumbini is the sacred Buddhist pilgrimage site in Nepal, the birth of Siddhartha Gautama (Lord Buddha). Buddha lived between roughly 563 and 483 BCE. Lumbini is one of four magnets for pilgrimage that sprang up in places pivotal to the life of the Buddha, the others being at Kushinagar, Bodh Gaya, and...

Indonesia

photo by daskar Huge tropical archipelago extending 5000km from Sumatra to Papua. More than 17,000 islands of volcanoes, mountains, rainforests, the world’s richest coral reefs, exotic beaches, and friendly people. Find out more about Indonesia, with over 230 million people, Indonesia is the fourth most populous country in the world — after China, India and...

Cambodia

photo by hn Beautiful Buddhist country of contrasts bordering Laos, Thailand, and Vietnam. Relive the dark past of The Killing Fields and spend endless days exploring the amazing ruins of Angkor Wat. Getting a visa for Cambodia is relatively easy. It is now even possible to arrange the visa online (e-Visa). Here is an overview...

Laos

© photo: Lorna One of travellers’ favourites of South East Asia. Mountainous, landlocked,and mostly covered by forests, Laos’ highlights include the temples of Luang Prabang and tubing down the river in Vang Vieng. Tourists can stay in Laos for 30 days and Visa on Arrival are available at the main ports of entry.

Thailand

© photo: Vyacheslav Argenberg  original photo What makes this South-east Asian tropical country grow increasingly popular with tourists year after year? Easy travel, comfort, friendliness, exotic environment, good weather? Yes, but more than any factor, what makes this dynamic country stand out is its tourism diversity – its ability to evolve to accommodate anyone, whatever his...

Visa Regulations

Do I need to take care of my visa before I travel? How long can I stay? How much does a visa cost? Here is an overview of visa regulations for Japan, Laos, Vietnam, Cambodia, Indonesia and Malaysia. Find out witch is the most tourist-friendly country when it comes to visa requirements.

Things to know about Phnom Penh

photo: erik.w.davis Cambodia’s capital and largest city is located on the banks of the Mekong river. Not many cities have a history like Phnom Penh, making it an interesting stop on your itinerary nowadays. The buildings of a highschool were turned into the Khmer Rouge’s S-21 detention and torture center in the 1970’s. Today it houses...

Things to know about Bangkok

photo by: WanderingtheWorld Officially known as the world’s hottest city, this steamy metropolitan is home to more than 10 million Bangkokians. If you look beyond the traffic jams and smog, Thailand’s capital has a lot to offer; from peaceful temples to vibrant night markets.Grand Palace and the Temple of the Emerald Buddha (Wat Phra Kaew)....