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The Asia region is far greater than most people realise.

While many know the countries of South East Asia and even Japan, Korea and China, far fewer know that the countries of the subcontinent and even the Middle East are still regarded as Asian countries.

Canggu beach is not only popular with surfers but hipsters and anyone else looking for a slower pace and great foodvideo

The best beaches in Bali

There beaches of Bali offer so much more than just cheap beer while lounging under an umbrella. Here is a hand picked selection of some of the great options as we show you where to find the best beaches of Bali.
It is a place best known as one of the locations used in Eat, Pray, Love but Ubud in Bali is much more than a place to just "find yourself". Humble and friendly locals, great food and amazing scenery. The question is how do you fit it all in with 3 days in Ubud?video

What to do with 3 days in Ubud

Some come to Bali for a lazy beach break while others search for the perfect wave or to connect with the underwater world, while others seek out culture and spiritual awakening. It is this...
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Is Bali worth visiting?

Bali is a place that polarises opinion, especially among Australians. Even in our own home there is debate when we discuss is Bali worth visiting. Pauline had recently made her third trip to the most...
Why Koh Samui is the best beach town in Thailand

Why Koh Samui is the best beach town in Thailand

In a country known for its beautiful islands we find out if Koh Samui is the best beach town in Thailand and why you should visit.
Kuching is the ideal short break for those whole love culture, wildlife and great food

The Best Places in Asia for a short getaway – Part Two

We have asked some travellers to tell us the best places in Asia to spend a few days. See where they chose.
Malaysia's beautiful Kapas Island is the perfect escape from a busy lifestyle

The Best Places in Asia for a short getaway – Part One

We have asked some travellers to tell us the best places in Asia to spend a few days. See where they chose.
While it may not be the first way to see this country that comes to your mind, there is plenty of variety to be had on an easy driving 7 day Malaysia road trip.

7 Day Malaysia Road Trip

While it may not be the first way to see this country that comes to your mind, there is plenty of variety to be had on an easy driving 7 day Malaysia road trip. Expect...
It started out like any other tourist trip to Thailand. A few days in the laid back Northern town of Chiang Mai, a week with the Russians and Germans in a Phuket resort, and was to finish with a couple of days in Bangkok to see some attractions and do a little shopping.

One night in Bangkok

It was the first time we had travelled with some extended family members and their first family trip overseas and it started out like any other tourist trip to Thailand. A few days in...