Need tips about backpacking in Asia? Below are all our articles listed about the destinations for you to explore. Read about tips on what to do and what to see in your destination. Further, read our extensive articles on travel budgets to see how much money to save up. Check out the budget posts on Sri Lanka and Malaysia! Asia is becoming increasingly popular because of budget airliners competing for price and this is good for the low budget traveler, of course! If you haven’t already been there, we definitely recommend going to the far east as soon as possible.
Are you going to Malaysia anytime soon? Damn, we envy you! But we’re no Scrooge, so we don’t mind sharing our tips on what to do and where to go in Malaysia. Even though it isn’t undiscovered by tourism, Malaysia certainly is way less touristy than its northerly neighbor Thailand. Even though you won’t have […]
When we plan a trip, we think about all the beautiful places we want to visit. Cities to wonder around, jungles where you can make amazing hikes and white sandy beaches to relax. But, once you take a dive in an ocean, you will realize there is a whole other world. One under the water. […]
Battambang is a city in Cambodia. The city itself is a bit dull, but the surrounding is so much fun. The famous bamboo train is just outside of Battambang in the countryside. The easiest way to get around is by renting a scooter for US$5 per day or make a deal with a local tuk-tuk […]
Sometimes it is difficult to explain why a place is so special. It’s just the feeling you get when you are there. There might not be much to do in the city itself, but there is a very relaxed vibe. There are plenty of restaurants, with good food. In the evenings you can stroll around […]
Bali is known for its green rice terraces, cool dive- and surf spots and its idyllic coastline. But Bali is also known as one of the most tourist destinations in Southeast Asia. Not surprising, since the island has a lot to offer. Are you traveling to Bali and are you looking for a destination without […]
Kuala Lumpur can be seen as the great hub for South East Asia. This is because of the cheap flights to almost everywhere in Asia. Not surprisingly we’ve spent more than a month in total in the metropolis on eight different visits. There are a lot of things to do in Kuala Lumpur, so we […]
Bali is one of the most popular holiday destinations in Asia. Rightfully so, because everyone can enjoy themselves here. Whether you like beautiful beaches, pristine nature, good food, waterfalls, temples or impressive coastlines. On this Indonesian island you will find it all. After spending several weeks on Bali we have seen enough places to list […]
Sri Lanka is an incredibly impressive and versatile country. With breathtaking nature, green mountains, spectacular waterfalls and tea plantations, there is plenty to discover. The contrast between tropical beaches with its hot climate and the hills with its cool climate makes Sri Lanka a really interesting place to visit. If you want to know what […]
The Gili islands is an island group just off the coast of Lombok. The archipelago consists of the main island of Gili Trawangan and the smaller islands of Gili Meno and Gili Air. The islands each have their own ‘specialty’ and their subsequent atmosphere. But one thing is certain: Whichever island you choose, you’ll spend […]
Just half an hour from the well-known Indonesian island Bali you will find three more peaceful and smaller islands; Nusa Lembongan, Nusa Ceningan and Nusa Penida. You won’t find mass tourism like on Bali on these islands. Beautiful beaches, infinity pools, a beautiful underwater world and adorable locals. Nusa Lembongan and Nusa Ceningan are great […]
If you thought that Nusa Lembongan is Bali’s paradise, then you have not been to Nusa Penida yet. Nusa Penida lies, like Nusa Lembongan and Nusa Ceningan just outside Bali, but is a lot more pristine. Many ferries can be found to drop you on Nusa Lembongan, but only a few go on to Nusa […]
Our statistics show a lot of people are looking for information about traveling to Sri Lanka, an amazing country still mainly unexplored most backpackers. To help you plan your trip to this versatile country we put some essential information together, so you won’t face unexpected surprises.