Beijing | Republic of China

© photo: Sam Gao Beijing, the capital of China, is the second largest city in the country and has been the political and culture centre for centuries. Beijing (Chinese: 北京;), also known as Peking, is a metropolis in northern China, and the capital of the People’s Republic of China.


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...


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...


© 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.


© 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...

Backpacker’s paradise

Relax under teaktrees, surrounded by mangos, papayas and bananas, and spend a restful time at Café Lipe. Here you will renew your energies and find strength to aim at new goals. Café Lipe serves fresh coffee, selfmade bread, Müsli, sandwiches, simple thai-cookings, fresh juices, as well as tea and cake. For supper Café Lipe...