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10 reasons to love Myanmar

by Barsha P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

By: Parallels and Meridians Myanmar also known as the ‘Golden land’, was off-limits to many wanderlust travellers, until recently. After five decades of military rule and a consequent democratic reform, Asia’s formerly Junta-controlled land has opened its shores to nirvana seekers and has become a favorite holiday destination in Asia. This ancient land has visitors […]

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How to kill a view

by Barsha P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

We revel in the beauty of the world around us; we make flimsy attempts to capture a scene, a view, not only because of the view itself but for the intensity of that moment as well. Iconic destinations, mountains, rivers, valleys, and the sea— the world around us simply gives out an energy so enthralling […]

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Top 5 wildlife experiences in Sri Lanka for families

by Liddy Pleasants @ Stubborn Mule Travel

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What To Do When Your Flight Gets Delayed or Cancelled

by Kelsey Morrison @ The Visa Team

Whether you are travelling for business or pleasure, we all dread the words ‘delayed’ or ‘cancelled’ on the flight departure board. Especially if you have flight connections to catch, or...

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Tips for solo women travelers in India

by Barsha P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

“To awaken alone in a strange town is one of the pleasantest sensations in the world.” – Freya Stark. Women from all across the globe today, are taking this big step of traveling solo, and seeing the world. Why do I say ‘big step’? Well, according to my knowledge, solo travellers have a lot more […]

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India to reopen the Road to Mandalay

by Thái Lê Hoàng @ TNK Travel

Travellers will be able to travel by bus on the new highway between India and Burma immortalised by Rudyard Kipling. For more than a century the Road to Mandalay has evoked longing, nostalgia and the exotic East for artists ranging from Rudyard Kipling and George Orwell to Frank Sinatra and Robbie Williams.Now travellers from India […]

First time to India?

by Hemant Kumar @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

Bustling yet serene and irrepressibly on the move, India dazzles and delights like no other place. Here are some tips for travelers planning their first trip to India. Where to Travel? Mumbai The city of dreams, the city of screams. The city of riches and poor, The city of accidents and cure. Ahem! A city […]

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4 tips for you to beat Delhi’s heat

by Denzil P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

By: Parallels and Meridians The idea of a summer in Delhi may be filled with fun pool parties while sipping cosmos by the water, but the reality is far from it— dehydration, exhaustion and other heat related issues are the realities of the season. With the effects of global warming being felt everywhere, Delhi is […]

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Top Must-See Sites in Vietnam

by Diane Embree @ Southeast Asia Tours

So much to see and so little time! Sound familiar? This is especially true for first-time visitors to Southeast Asia. The dilemma starts with deciding which countries to visit and continues with what to see and do in those countries. Vietnam is a great example. There’s so much to see that you could easily spend three […]

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27 fun and interesting facts about Bangkok that will make you want to go

by Maeve Nolan @ Backyard Travel

Bangkok is the most visited city in the world, and in our opinion it’s one of the region’s most exciting capitals. It’s a bustling, vibrant, cosmopolitan metropolis where countless adventures await. There’s so much to experience in Bangkok it can be hard to know where to start. There are temples to visit, markets to shop,

Read 27 fun and interesting facts about Bangkok that will make you want to go on Backyard Travel.

Conversations with Eric Stoen of Travel Babbo

by Mimi Ruivah @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

Early morning flights, long drives and crazy tantrums — we get it. Traveling with kids can be quite a challenge, but it doesn’t always have to be. We recently caught up with Eric Stoen of Travel Babbo and he tells us about the different challenges and all the perks of traveling as a family. Can […]

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25 Fun and Interesting Facts about Borneo that will inspire you to go

by Maeve Nolan @ Backyard Travel

Borneo. You probably know it for its rainforests, orangutans and world-class scuba diving. But there’s a lot more to this lush tropical island. Did you know that its jungles provide a rich habitat for rare creatures? It’s also home to the world’s largest (and most pungent) flower, its richest monarch and the highest peak in

Read 25 Fun and Interesting Facts about Borneo that will inspire you to go on Backyard Travel.

Bhutan: The Festive for Nomads

by Barsha P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

A Glimpse into the Nomadic Lifestyle Many of us today have adopted a nomadic lifestyle; globe trotters, citizens of the world, nomads and travelers are some titles we have claimed for ourselves. We move from one place to another feeding our cravings for something new and unexplored— our uncharted territories. Nomads, by definition, are a […]

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MAGIC, MYSTERY AND EXPEDITION OF A LIFE TIME IN THE SON DOONG CAVE

by admin @ My Way Travel Specialist tours in Vietnam, Cambodia, Myanmar, Laos & Thailand.

Son Doong cave located in Quang Binh Province, Vietnam and in the heart of the Phong Nha Ke Bang National […]

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Conversations with Rob and Nat of Love & Road

by Mimi Ruivah @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

Traveling is truly an incredible experience in itself; it is even better when you get to share the journey with your favorite person. The pair behind Love and Road— Rob and Nat, does this exactly. They have traveled to over 41 countries and counting, embracing fully a nomadic lifestyle. They recently spoke to us about […]

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5 Romantic destinations in India

by Denzil P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

By : Parallels & Meridians India is a country with rich cultural diversity, and great history, as well as many romantic and beautiful places to visit. If you are looking for delightful places; want to explore; want to get a glimpse of how kings and queens lived; want to get connected with nature and feel […]

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How to take pictures on a solo trip

by absolut @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

By: Parallels and Meridians We’ve all seen blogs or Instagram pictures of travelers who seem to have travelled to exotic locations solo but still managed to click some breath taking pictures of sceneries, food, monuments and of course, themselves. How do they do it? Do they all have secret photographers or extra invisible arms? They […]

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Proposal on visa extension for Russian visitors

by Thái Lê Hoàng @ TNK Travel

The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism on July 24 asked the Prime Minister to extend visa exemption from 15 days to 30 days for Russian visitors. The move aims to facilitate Russian tourists’ travelling to Viet Nam, helping increase the frequency of tourism activities. Earlier, the Prime Minister decided on unilateral visa exemption for […]

UNESCO World Heritage Site Hopping in Sri Lanka

by Denzil P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

By : Parallels & Meridians Sri Lanka is considered to be the Pearl of the Indian Ocean. It is one of the world’s most exotic, diverse and beautiful tourist destinations. Here you will find beautiful rainforests, dazzling gems, beaches covered with palm trees, cloudy mountains, and other amazing things! We’re listing eight breathatking sites to […]

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by Arturo Guerrero @ Legend Travel

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Sri Lanka’s Must see: Colombo – Calm and Scintillating

by Hemant Kumar @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

Calm and Scintillating Colombo; A visit to Srilanka My country and land like no other, just like my mother, I wouldn’t want another. So special to me in different but in every way. I shall bring forth dignity not tomorrow but everyday. That’s what the capital city Colombo means to Sri-lanka. The city breathes life […]

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Getting off the Beaten Track in Vietnam

by admin @ My Way Travel Specialist tours in Vietnam, Cambodia, Myanmar, Laos & Thailand.

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VIETNAM | The Visa Team USA | Global Travel Visa Company & Passport Specialists

VIETNAM | The Visa Team USA | Global Travel Visa Company & Passport Specialists


The Visa Team USA

U.S. citizens may obtain a Visa Upon Arrival - If holding “Immigration Clearance for the Visa Issuance Upon Arrival”. The applicant can travel with a copy of the Approval Letter Issued by the Vietnamese Immigration Department and get the single entry Vietnam Visa Upon arrival. It is highly recommended to obtain the Visa prior

Bhutan: Mebar Tsho, the Burning Lake

by Barsha P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

By: Parallels and Meridians “If I am a demon, I shall die! If I am not, and I am the true spiritual son of Guru Rinpoche, this lamp will continue to burn and I will recover hidden treasures!” Cried Pema Lingpa, holding a burning lamp before he leaped into a pool of icy water travelling […]

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The 25 Most Powerful Passports

by Kelsey Morrison @ The Visa Team

Visa free travel is something that varies according to the passport you hold and the current agreements between countries.  There is a lot of behind the scenes negotiations that go...

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8 reasons to go on that all girls trip

by Barsha P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

Just like the trip Carrie and the gang take on Sex and the City or the one the girl gang takes on Angry Indian Goddesses, we’ve all been inspired to pack our cutest dresses and our sexiest bikinis and head off on a girls only getaway vacation, but never got around to do it. A […]

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How to plan a family vacation – a step-by-step guide, with tips and checklist

by Maeve Nolan @ Backyard Travel

Traveling with kids – it’s hard, but it’s worth it. Depending on the age of your offspring, the challenges vary, but as parents and travel experts, we have some insights on how to streamline a family vacation. To share the things we’ve learned through years of experience planning – and taking – family trips in

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Make Sure You Have The Right Travel Documents

by Kelsey Morrison @ The Visa Team

With all the political changes of late across the world, here is a guide on how you can best ensure you have the right documentation to travel this summer. Timing...

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I Participate series: Finding Bobby

by Mimi Ruivah @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

John Galsworthy once said, “Life calls the tune, we dance.” On that sunny day in Agra, 7 of us stood at the entrance of the Taj Mahal taken aback by the number of people crowding the ticket counter for a chance to get a glimpse of one of the Seven Wonders of the World. Some […]

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The 5 best multi-country holidays in Asia

by Maeve Nolan @ Backyard Travel

Asia is without doubt one of the best regions of the world for an exciting multi-country holiday. With so many countries relatively close together, it seems almost like a wasted opportunity to see only one. The problem is – as always – which countries should you see? As Asia experts, we have years of experience

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Stuarts Tours the Brisbane travel specialists

Stuarts Tours the Brisbane travel specialists


Stuarts Tours the Brisbane travel specialists

Stuarts Tours the Brisbane travel specialists in association with Integrity Travel for all your travel needs.

9 Countries Where the U.S. Dollar Stretches Far in 2018

by Wendy Perrin @ Wendy Perrin

At the start of each year, as we ponder where to go next, a good question to ask is: Where is the U.S. dollar currently strongest? Exchange rate is, of course, only one factor that determines the cost of a trip. Other factors include airfare, the length of the tourist season at your destination (the ...

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Vietnam Vacations | Tailor-Made Vietnam Tours | Audley Travel

Vietnam Vacations | Tailor-Made Vietnam Tours | Audley Travel


Audley Travel

At Audley our Vietnam vacations are tailored by specialists who have first-hand knowledge of the destination so they can create your ideal itinerary

About - Southeast Asia Tours

About - Southeast Asia Tours


Southeast Asia Tours

Southeast Asia Tours specializes in travel to Thailand, Vietnam, Cambodia, Myanmar (Burma), Laos and other parts of Southeast Asia, for individuals and groups. We have specialized in travel to Southeast Asia since 1988.Southeast Asia Tours is operated by Diane Embree, who has been in the travel business since 1976.

Stubborn Mule Travel – Young Photographer Awards

by Liddy Pleasants @ Stubborn Mule Travel

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Pondicherry By Cycle

by Barsha P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

By: Akash G. Looking for your next cycle trip in South India? Then the experiencing cycle tour of Pondicherry is must for you.  It was a little past 7 in the morning, the early risers were out on the streets for their morning walks and the vegetable vendors had already laid down their fresh vegetables out on display. There was […]

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Travel Tips: How To Get a Flight Upgrade

by Kelsey Morrison @ The Visa Team

With our favourite destinations ranging from short to long haul, these flight upgrade techniques will offer up different results.  Domestics flights traditionally have little added allure to travelling first class,...

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Ken Burns’s New Documentary “The Vietnam War”

by amizuchan @ Wide Eyed Tours

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Has travel lost its sheen?

by Hemant Kumar @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

When it comes to travel, I’m increasingly with Robert Louis Stevenson. “For my part,” he wrote in Travels with a Donkey in Cévennes, “I travel not to go anywhere, but to go.” He meant away from himself. It isn’t the most syrupy observation but as anyone haunted by the siren call of the road knows, […]

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Craft Beer Vietnam

by Clickable Temp @ Wide Eyed Tours

Craft Beer Vietnam is here and it’s here to stay. Last week we at Wide Eyed Tours had the pleasure of experiencing the Hanoi Original Craft Brewery tour,  the first of its kind, and they knocked it out of the park! On the way our tour guide Brian told us about the history of beer in […]

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Vietnam Itineraries - Stubborn Mule Travel - Family Specialists

Vietnam Itineraries - Stubborn Mule Travel - Family Specialists


Stubborn Mule Travel

See exciting Vietnam itineraries at an affordable price. We are tailor-made family holiday experts. Contact us for the best advice on family travel.

Where to Go in February: The Best Places to Travel

by Brook Wilkinson @ Wendy Perrin

The depths of winter make for the heights of sightseeing in many destinations that are usually overcrowded: Think U.S. national parks and UNESCO World Heritage sites. It’s also a prime time for extreme climates on either end of the spectrum, from the Middle East to Antarctica. (Don’t miss the rest of our “Where to Go When” ...

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7 Short Luxury Cruises in Asia that will make you want to set Sail

by Maeve Nolan @ Backyard Travel

Luxury cruises in Asia are an undisputed treat. ‘Throw off the bowlines’ as the Mark Twain quote urges – cast away your ties to ordinary travel and embrace the timeless enchantment of the overwater journey. Cruising is one of our favorite ways to see a country – all the more when it’s aboard an elegant

Read 7 Short Luxury Cruises in Asia that will make you want to set Sail on Backyard Travel.

10 Things you need to know before going on that Laotian adventure

by Denzil P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

By Parallels & Meridians Every traveller knows that the world is filled with countries that are so different from each other in terms of culture, people and the way of life. There are things that might come off as shocking and might put one in a difficult spot, so to avoid any such surprises or […]

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A BMX with a Purpose

by Barsha P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

Bhutan to Nepal on a cycle It started with a late night scroll through Instagram: #Bhutan. Endless shots, some poorly taken, some perfectly capturing the ethereal beauty the kingdom possesses, and then a picture of a man with a cycle, at what seemed to be a foothill of a cliff— #bmxfornepal. I have been writing […]

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Valentina’s Delhi connection

by Hemant Kumar @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

Hello! I am Valentina from Italy. I’m 23 and come from Verona. I graduated in Oriental Languages at Ca ‘Foscari University in Venice. My field of study is the Indian subcontinent. I have studied Hindi language and in general Indian culture. This “strange” choice is due to the passion I have taken from my family. […]

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10 reasons to visit Vietnam during Tet Festival

by Maeve Nolan @ Backyard Travel

Mid-February marks Vietnam’s most important date – Tet, the New Year’s period. It can be hard getting accurate insider information about Tet celebrations and what happens across the nation during its most festive period. It can be hard figuring out if Tet is a good time to visit Vietnam. Knowing what we know about Tet,

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4 beaches you need to see in Myanmar

by Denzil P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

By: Parallels and Meridians Myanmar is an unexplored territory with a thousand kilometers of pristine shore lined with beautiful beaches which has in the recent past opened its gate to the world. So when we talk about beautiful beaches in Asia we hardly think about Myanmar being a contender. But beautiful things are always hard […]

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Mui Ne among most beautiful beaches in Asia

by Thái Lê Hoàng @ TNK Travel

Canadian Travellers, a Canadian travel guides magazine, has chosen Mui Ne as one of the top 11 most beautiful beaches in Asia. Mui Ne beach ranks second in the list, just trailing behind Ko Lipe – an island off the Andaman Coast, south of Thailand. According to the magazine, Mui Ne beach is just a […]

11 Must see temples in Angkor

by Denzil P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

By: Parallels and Meridians The Angkor temples have been a source of inspiration and mystery for wander lusters all over the globe and it won’t be an understatement to say that it definitely lives up to the hype. The Angkor archaeological site consists of over a thousand temples ranging from ordinary edifices covered in rubble […]

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All Points East, Southeast Asia tours and travel specialists

All Points East, Southeast Asia tours and travel specialists


All Points East

All Points East is an independent, fully licensed, UK based travel company offering adventure tours, holidays and vacations to Thailand, Laos, Cambodia, Vietnam, Sri Lanka, Malaysia (including Borneo), Brunei and China

Foodie Adventures & Cooking Classes

by Diane Embree @ Southeast Asia Tours

Up until fairly recently, travelers to Southeast Asia were nervous about eating unfamiliar foods. Those days are long gone! Nowadays just about everyone wants the opportunity to experience street food and local delicacies. Even people who are hesitant to try street food are still excited to learn about exotic spices, unfamiliar produce and Southeast Asian cooking techniques. Eating […]

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What happens in a big fat Indian wedding?

by Aishwarya S @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

Ever been curious about what it is like to be a part of a big fat Indian wedding? I am sure yes in some way or the other. Let me make an effort to take you there with this article. A big fat Indian wedding is all about merrymaking and is celebrated with much fervour […]

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Holi: the color festival of india

by Denzil P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

The most colorful festival of the Hindu calendar. 3 more days and then hooray – Holi, the festival of colors! Now known worldwide, Holi is also celebrated outside the Indian sub-continent, although, very often, not exactly on the day designated by the Hindu calendar. But what does celebrating Holi represent? And what icon does it […]

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Vietnam Tours, Holidays & Vacations | Lets Go Travel Uganda

Vietnam Tours, Holidays & Vacations | Lets Go Travel Uganda


Lets Go Travel Uganda

Vietnam is a Southeast Asian country on the South China Sea known for its beaches, rivers, Buddhist pagodas and bustling cities. Book a Vietnam Holiday tour

Buddhism, A Drukpa’s Way of Life

by Barsha P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

Sandwiched between mountains, Paro International Airport is one of the most terrifying airport to land into. Apart from having to avoid humungous mountains, balancing wind pressure, the pilot also has to consider how this airport does not have the longest runway. It is said that there are only eight pilots, in the entire universe, trained […]

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The Hoi An Full Moon Lantern Festival, Vietnam

by Denzil P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

By Parallels & Meridians The Hoi An full moon festival is held in the ancient town of Hoi An in central Vietnam, every fourteenth day of the lunar month, a new year. The activities of the festival mimic the life of the locals who lived four centuries ago. Electric lights and motorized vehicles are shut […]

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Vietnam’s homestays growing too fast

by Thái Lê Hoàng @ TNK Travel

A visitor from Dublin, Ireland who traveled alone to Mai Chau valley and stayed with a local family last August described the experience as his happiest time in Asia. “I’ve been on a lot of tours during the summer but I can really say this was by far the best. The ‘family’ slogan really hit […]

Test4

by Arturo Guerrero @ Legend Travel

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Travel is in my DNA

by Hemant Kumar @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

Hello! How do I begin? Travel is in my blood (not saying for the heck of it, it actually is). It’s just the idea of visiting a new place that makes me want to jump out of my bed and go away. The reason for this: probably the kind of person I am, the circumstances, […]

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The tea culture of Myanmar

by Hemant Kumar @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

By: Parallels and Meridians When one thinks of Burma, they think of Aung Sann Syu Kyi and don’t usually associate the country with tea. Even though tea time in Myanmar plays a pivotal role in the day – to day activities of the people in the country. Camelia sinensis, the tea plant in common language […]

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12 Hangover remedies: Around the world edition

by Denzil P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

By: Parallels and Meridians It’s the holiday season, your birthday or just a night out, so you end up drinking shots after shots and chugging a can of beer, one after the other, while having a fun filled night. However, the morning after that drunken adventure, you feel like you can’t get up from bed […]

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Best Time To Travel

by amizuchan @ Wide Eyed Tours

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The 12 best hikes in Southeast Asia

by Maeve Nolan @ Backyard Travel

Southeast Asia may not be famous for its hikes, but the region has its fair share of spectacular trails. It’s not that it’s difficult finding good hikes in Southeast Asia, it’s more if they’re worth exploring, given the proximity of Nepal, China and Japan. As adventure travel and hiking specialists in Asia, we say yes,

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Conversation with Michael Marquand

by Hemant Kumar @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

Your body of work focuses on travel, people, interiors culture and food. Why these characterizations? People and Travel came almost automatically as I always had an interest in shooting those subjects from when I first started learning photography. Interiors came about when I started shooting travel features and sometimes had to include certain hotels and […]

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Nepal’s Lesser Known Gems

by Denzil P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

It’s no secret that Nepal is the gateway to the Himalayas – hundreds of thousands of travellers come to the Asian country every year, some to challenge the mythical Everest, others just to look at its mesmerising height and sight from above or the surrounding Kathmandu Valley. Although best known as the hub of Himalayan […]

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Visiting India during the off-season months

by Hemant Kumar @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

off-season months The start of May until the end of September is considered off-season for tourism in India. The period is divided into two seasons May to June—summer months and July to September—monsoon season. May and June are relatively busy months for tourism in the Himalayas as the weather is pleasant. WHAT IS TRAVELING DURING […]

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Cambodia: All you need to know before travelling to this Asian country

by Thái Lê Hoàng @ TNK Travel

The BasicsPopulation: Almost 15 millionCapital: Phnom PenhCurrency: Riel Languages: Khmer, English and FrenchReligion: Theravada BuddhistEmergency number: 117 Visa, Please    Who needs one? All foreign passport holders, except passport holders of Singapore, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, the Philippines , Thailand and Vietnam require a visa to enter Cambodia. Most visitors require a tourist visa, and it […]

Tet Holiday & History

by Diane Embree @ Southeast Asia Tours

Tet is Vietnam’s most important holiday. It marks the beginning of the Vietnamese New Year and is traditionally a time when families gather together to eat and otherwise celebrate. Because Tet is based on the lunar calendar, the date of the holiday changes from year to year, but it generally takes place anytime from late […]

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InterAsia Tours - China, Vietnam, India, Japan and beyond - Interasia Travel :: Travel Exotic Asia with Us

InterAsia Tours - China, Vietnam, India, Japan and beyond - Interasia Travel :: Travel Exotic Asia with Us


Interasia Travel :: Travel Exotic Asia with Us

Australia's Travel experts to China, Vietnam, India, Japan, Korea, Nepal, Bhutan, Cambodia, Laos, Thailand, Myanmar, Taiwan & beyond. InterAsia tours China

Travel in the times of demonetization

by Hemant Kumar @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

Travel plans are always overwhelming. I jump with joy every time and the excitement persists throughout. I think making a travel plan while travelling is the best way to keep the excitement alive. Early November, was all about my childhood friend’s wedding and travelling all the way from Goa to Dimapur in Nagaland; it was […]

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17 surprising ways traveling Southeast Asia like an insider can change you

by Maeve Nolan @ Backyard Travel

It’s a simple fact that travel is transformative. If you travel Southeast Asia with an open mind, there’s no doubt your journeys will affect you. If you grew up in a Western country, you feel the effects even more. The contrast to what you’re used to back home can come as a shock, but, as

Read 17 surprising ways traveling Southeast Asia like an insider can change you on Backyard Travel.

Bhutan: The Happiest Country in Asia?

by Barsha P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

The Gross National Happiness The last Shangri La, as some have called her, Bhutan, is encompassed with numerous myths such as the flying tiger and lakeside mermaids. She lures seekers with her captivating beauty, mystical monasteries and the endearing nature of her people. One of the mysteries the curious mind strives to solve is the […]

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Conversations with Jane and Duncan Dempster-Smith

by Denzil P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

Jane and Duncan are the inspiring couple behind To Travel Too, they are travelers — first and foremost — using their blog as a means to inspire and guide other travelers. We recently caught up with them, and in an exclusive interview, they talked to us about their style of travel and gave out some […]

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Being the perfect co-flyer

by Denzil P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

Who doesn’t like travelling? Let’s rephrase that — who doesn’t like to travel comfortably? Everyone’s looking to travel in the best way possible, with the best possible seats and of course with the best people around. Not everyone has the luxury to travel with the best seats but everyone should have the bliss of traveling […]

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The Best Credit Cards for Travelers in 2018

by Gary Leff @ Wendy Perrin

Whether you’re actually traveling or working your way toward a trip, the right credit card can be a big help in getting you there. There are three things that rewards credit cards can do for you, and it’s important to know why you’ve taken a particular card, and to use it accordingly. Some are best ...

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Where to Travel in 2018

by Billie Cohen @ Wendy Perrin

There are so many exciting, beautiful, relaxing, delicious, educational, awe-inspiring, adrenaline-pumping, perspective-shifting places to see—and so little time. That’s why we’re here with our annual list of recommendations for where to go next. The following places are worth seeing in 2018 for reasons that range from blockbuster events and noteworthy anniversaries to the fact that ...

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Let’s Celebrate Diwali in Jaipur

by Hemant Kumar @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

For starters, what is Diwali? Lights, diyas, candles, decorations, bustling markets, traditional clothes, gifts and mithais. Diwali in India is absolute madness. It is not only an important festival for Hindus but also very popular amongst Indians. Also called the ‘Festival of Lights’, Diwali extends over a period of 5 days. Celebrations include millions of […]

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PATA Travel Mart set for Phnom Penh, Cambodia

by Thái Lê Hoàng @ TNK Travel

The Pacific Asia Travel Association will hold the 37th PATA Travel Mart at Diamond Island Convention & Exhibition Centre, Phnom Penh, Cambodia. The event is being hosted by the ministry of tourism of Cambodia and will take place from September 17th-19th. PTM 2014 will offer delegates the opportunity to buy and sell Asia Pacific travel […]

7 secrets to make your first family trip a great one

by Denzil P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

By: Parallels and Meridians Planning a trip for the first time with your family can be a little tricky but an extremely fulfilling experience as it can give you and your family a break from routine and also a chance for each member to know more about the other. Spending quality time with one another […]

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10 Indian music festivals you shouldn’t miss

by Mimi Ruivah @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

For any music aficionados whose dream is to groove to their favorite artists in some of the most beautiful places in India, here is the opportunity to be a part of the best music festivals from across the country; trust me when I say going will invigorate you beyond measure! Recent years have seen a […]

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Vietnam - Westcoast Connection

Vietnam - Westcoast Connection


Westcoast Connection

A place where dynasties once ruled and wars were fought. Vietnam is full of cultural and historical landmarks, breathtaking scenery, and friendly people.

How To Get Trip That You Want

by Diane Embree @ Southeast Asia Tours

There are lots of tour companies that offer generic trips to Southeast Asia, hitting the most frequently visited highlights of each country. These trips typically include motorcoach touring with a large group of people. On the plus side motorcoach tours may cost a little less. On the other hand, the included hotels aren’t always in the most […]

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My stay at the Oberoi Amarvilas

by Hemant Kumar @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

While India is a country which is multilayered and resplendent, it is widely held that there is a sole reason to visit Agra and I realized its true essence in my trip to Agra. All thanks to the team at Parallels and Meridians that made my stay worth remembering. So to begin with, my guide […]

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by Arturo Guerrero @ Legend Travel

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Heading back to school, as you travel

by Mimi Ruivah @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

A friend of mine is certified to teach English as a foreign language and could teach anywhere while he traveled. I accompanied him on one such stint in the beautiful village of Kavre, 35 kms off Kathmandu. For a total of almost thirty days at Malpi International School, at the highest point of the Panauti […]

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Five big travel fears and how to overcome them

by Barsha P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

As human beings most of us are so comfortable in our own shell. Many of us don’t like change, especially when it comes to food or waking up somewhere other than your home. This could seem like a small problem, but trust me, it could be a big hindrance between traveling and you. Once in […]

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Meet our Vietnam Travel Specialists - Rickshaw Travel

Meet our Vietnam Travel Specialists - Rickshaw Travel


Rickshaw Travel

Our team of Vietnam Specialists are passionate about Vietnam and love nothing more than creating enriching and authentic itineraries for our Ramblers.

Top 7 tips for a healthy holiday

by Barsha P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

You’ve worked hard all year long or probably just need to escape reality and experience all the adventures an exotic city or country has to offer. After you are done booking the tickets, packing and counting down to the day of your departure, you may have forgotten a couple of important things that can either […]

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Conversations with David LeFranc

by Mimi Ruivah @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

David Lefranc, journalist, and photographer, has traveled the world and made his passion his profession. Constantly looking for highlights, he offers us the opportunity to see the world through his photographs. In an exclusive interview with Parallels and Meridians, he talks about his fascination for India, his experiences as a photojournalist, and concepts that inspire […]

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Family adventure holidays… the ultimate bucket (and spade) list!

by Liddy Pleasants @ Stubborn Mule Travel

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How to Get Lost

by Denzil P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

By: Parallels & Meridians Yesterday, we were in Greece overlooking a sea so mesmerizing blue, in fact, it was almost enchanting. A couple of minutes later, we were hiking through the mountains of the grand Yosemite National Park only to find ourselves staring at the Great Walls of China! Please allow us to tell you, […]

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Street jobs in India: The Wallahs

by Denzil P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

By: Parallels & Meridians A Glimpse on the street jobs of India Touchdown. India, a land where tradition meets modernity in the most intricate and beautiful way one can imagine. The land where streets are bursting in colors and bustling, crowded with both grumpy and friendly faces. Somewhere down the road you see him, the […]

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Vietnam - Indotrek, adventure travel specialists in South East Asia

Vietnam - Indotrek, adventure travel specialists in South East Asia


Adventure travel specialists throughout South East Asia

It’s not surprising that Thailand has become Asia’s most popular tourist destination, it has something for every traveller.

Fulbright Specialist Program (FSP) | U.S. Embassy & Consulate in Vietnam

Fulbright Specialist Program (FSP) | U.S. Embassy & Consulate in Vietnam


U.S. Embassy & Consulate in Vietnam

About the program The Fulbright Specialist Program (FSP), part of the larger Fulbright Program, was established in 2001 by the U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA). This program supports Vietnamese institutions by funding short-term visits from U.S. Specialists from two (2) to six (6) weeks to the Vietnamese host institutions ...

The Secret to Extraordinary Travel: Here’s Proof That The WOW List Works

by Wendy Perrin @ Wendy Perrin

How to maximize your experience of a destination?  Know the right fixer. What will the right fixer do for you? Read on. Here is a continually updated sampling of the reviews that your fellow readers have posted after returning from trips that were arranged by Wendy’s Trusted Travel Experts and monitored by Wendy.  These reviews illustrate how the right fixer transforms a trip from average to ...

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Tips to Beat The Travel Blues This Summer

by Kelsey Morrison @ The Visa Team

The summer is upon us and I’m sure you’re already thinking about summer vacations.  A few longed for weeks somewhere majestic, letting all those worries drift away. We know how...

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Really Cool Stuff To Do In Vietnam

by amizuchan @ Wide Eyed Tours

This week we will offer you some really cool stuff to do in Vietnam that you won’t find in other ‘mainstream’ itineraries. We have so much fun researching these activities so we know you love them too. There is something for every type of you: beer drinkers, adrenaline junkies, families, foodies and explorers. Check out […]

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Sri Lanka’s must see: Kandy

by Hemant Kumar @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

A sacred Buddhist city, cultural capital of the country and the last royal city of Sri Lanka are just some of its many virtues. A mesmerising tea estate and the lake at the hub add to the charisma of the city. The ancestry of this city traces back  to 1357 CE when Vikramabahu III established […]

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Rejuvenation holidays in India

by Denzil P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

By: Parallels and Meridians   Intoxicating. Wonderful. Beautiful. Chaotic. Crazy. Colorful—India can be described by all these words and so many more. This beautiful land is a colorful potpourri of culture and beauty and its massive size and population can definitely teach every traveler a thing or two about how important it is to rejuvenate […]

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The 2018 WOW List: Wendy’s Trusted Travel Experts

by Wendy Perrin @ Wendy Perrin

THE PROBLEM You’re planning an important trip to an unfamiliar destination. You want minimal hassle and maximum efficiency—no time-wasting logistical surprises, no battling tourist hordes and lines. You want to experience the destination like an insider. Oh—and those special perks and upgrades reserved for the regulars? You want those too. THE SOLUTION You need a ...

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Adventure activities in Vietnam

by Denzil P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

By: Parallels and Meridians When one thinks about Vietnam the images of picturesque landscapes, ancient temples, rice paddies, Vietnamese food and culture is what comes into one’s mind. Nevertheless, Vietnam has something more to offer to a traveler: adventure activities! From kayaking to paddle boating to diving to so much more, we’ve rounded up a […]

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Blue Planet Inspired Family Holiday Activities

by Liddy Pleasants @ Stubborn Mule Travel

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New Flight Routes That Could Improve Your 2018 Travels

by Wendy Perrin @ Wendy Perrin

At the start of each new year, as I plot out my travels for the year ahead, I like to look at the new routes and flights being launched. That’s not just because airlines sometimes offer special fares on introductory routes. It’s because these added flights indicate which places are growing in popularity and thus ...

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Cut the cost of booking on British Airways

by Paul @ Global Travel Management | Business Travel Specialists

Global Travel Management can reduce the cost to your business of booking flights with British Airways. Since 1997, GTM has enjoyed a strong relationship with the United Kingdom’s flag carrier, British Airways. This has meant that we are able to provide the full range of fares across the airline’s extensive global network.  And, combined with […]

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by Arturo Guerrero @ Legend Travel

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10 tips for a successful and fun vacation with your dog

by Barsha P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

Someone once said, “The journey of life is sweeter when traveled with a dog”. How many of us can relate to this? Methinks – majority of us! As a child I never owned a dog, so I couldn’t comprehend what it felt like to have one as a companion. Here I am today, 28 years […]

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The Top 3 Airports Around The World

by Kelsey Morrison @ The Visa Team

When you’re planning a trip, whether it’s business or pleasure, you want to make sure you cover every detail for the ultimate travel experience.  Especially if you have flight connections,...

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New Visa Application fees introduced by Saudi Arabia

by Kelsey Morrison @ The Visa Team USA

A new visa application fee structure has been issued by the Saudi Arabia Embassy for all travellers wishing to apply for a visa from Sunday 2nd October 2016.\r\n\r\nThe Saudi Arabia...

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Hemis festival in ladakh

by Barsha P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

Ladakh has forever been a ‘must see’ destination, for me. Personally, I haven’t yet had the chance to visit this place. But from what I have heard, seen and read, this place is simply magical. It is an ex-kingdom of the Buddhists, surrounded by the Himalayas, kept away from the hustle and bustle of the […]

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Why P&M travel experts are the best?

by Hemant Kumar @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

You can book the trip yourself – but why would you want to? Our travel designers elevate every trip. They know how to get the best value for your time and money, and, thanks to their connections, they can VIP you at hotels, on cruise lines, on tours, and much more. With a portfolio of […]

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The 10 best family-friendly destinations in Asia

by Maeve Nolan @ Backyard Travel

Travelers often ask us for recommendations for the best family-friendly holiday in Asia. We’re firm believers that Asia is great for family trips, but we know it’s difficult figuring out what the best destinations are in this vast region for your specific family needs. To help you plan the most amazing family trip in Asia,

Read The 10 best family-friendly destinations in Asia on Backyard Travel.

GTM boss receives Outstanding Achievement Award

by Paul @ Global Travel Management | Business Travel Specialists

Global Travel Management Managing Director Scott Pawley, on receiving the 2017 Outstanding Achievement Award from Advantage Travel Partnership, the UKs largest independent travel agent consortium, called on the travel industry to pull together.   GTM is one of the UKs leading business Travel Management Companies and Scott, acknowledging the accolade from industry peers, says:”I take […]

The Need to Knows before Traveling to Bhutan

by Barsha P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

By: Parallels & Meridians A short guide to planning a trip to Bhutan Travel is a passion for many of us. We are addicted to that surge of excitement when we book our tickets; board the plane, train, bus or even a cycle! We drown ourselves into that tingling sensation of looking ahead and knowing […]

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33 fun and interesting facts about Thailand that will surprise and delight you

by Maeve Nolan @ Backyard Travel

There’s no denying the myriad attractions of Thailand. Beaches, jungles, cities, spices – this kingdom of intrigue offers endless explorations into culture, nature and history. To help you get to know Thailand a little better, we’ve drawn upon our extensive knowledge of the country to share some of our favorite things about it. You’ll notice

Read 33 fun and interesting facts about Thailand that will surprise and delight you on Backyard Travel.

Burma/Myanmar travel: yes or no?

by Liddy Pleasants @ Stubborn Mule Travel

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by Arturo Guerrero @ Legend Travel

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The Five-Need-to Know phrases in Bhutanese

by Barsha P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

Phrases to help you converse in Bhutanese The thought of having basic conversation with speakers of other languages excite the travellers in all of us. It is always pleasurable to learn new languages, especially if you’re planning a trip to a place that doesn’t necessarily speak a similar language. Here are five (or more) phrases […]

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Explore The Slumdogs in The East of Hanoi

by admin @ My Way Travel Specialist tours in Vietnam, Cambodia, Myanmar, Laos & Thailand.

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Why is travel the need of the hour?

by Mimi Ruivah @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

“I learnt was that we should never lose the faith in ourselves and in the universe’s way to answer our questions. It is only through travel that life’s most valuable lessons are learnt as easily as breathing. The goodness in you flows out. Let it flow.” Taking the road less traveled is always a better […]

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GTMs 20th anniversary competition – Terms & Conditions

by Paul @ Global Travel Management | Business Travel Specialists

    We are currently running two promotions to celebrate GTM’s 20th anniversary. These promotions are our opportunity to share some of the exclusive beer we have commissioned. One promotion is available on our Facebook page (facebook.com/GTMOL) and one is available on our Twitter account (twitter.com/GlobalTravelMgnt). Here are the terms and conditions. 1.       The promotions […]

The 2018 WOW List: Wendy’s Trusted Travel Experts - Wendy Perrin

The 2018 WOW List: Wendy’s Trusted Travel Experts - Wendy Perrin


Wendy Perrin

In her WOW List, Wendy Perrin reveals a sampling of the best trip planners and travel specialists she's found in 25 years of covering the travel industry.

My Way Travel - Specialist in Southeast Asia Tours

My Way Travel - Specialist in Southeast Asia Tours


My Way Travel Specialist tours in Vietnam, Cambodia, Myanmar, Laos & Thailand.

Discover Southeast Asia with My Way Travel. We offer customised travel packages to Burma, Vietnam, Cambodia & Laos. Contact us today for best deals!

Cycling holiday? How to bike through Cambodia

by Thái Lê Hoàng @ TNK Travel

Australian Bruce Ford and two mates pushed their legs to the limit when they cycled 1,000 kilometres across Cambodia to raise money for the charity, Tabitha. He shares the story of this trip: snakes, tarantulas and all. Cambodia is a big country. Where did you start? We flew into Siem Reap with our own mountain […]

Conversations with Natalie Soysa

by Hemant Kumar @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

Travel is not only about the place, however, about sensing people, their culture heritage and experiences. Natalie Soysa, a writer, photographer and a consultant based in Colombo, inspires us to travel in every possible way. She grasps every opportunity that she gets to explore new destinations. We recently caught up with her and conversed about […]

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India’s must see: Udaipur

by Hemant Kumar @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

Udaipur, Rajasthan Thus mellowed to that tender light which heaven to gaudy day denies. Udaipur, certainly there is not a corner of this place that does not bear the impress of the most romantic city in India. Each building resonates this emotion. Royal attractions, ancient architecture, magnificent palaces, the art and buzz of the old […]

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The Globe Trotter – GTMS own real ale

by Paul @ Global Travel Management | Business Travel Specialists

  Global Travel Management are delighted to celebrate our 20th anniversary with our very own real ale, Globe Trotter, made by our friends and award-winning brewers, Thurstons. “Globe Trotter was brewed with travel in mind”, says GTM’s managing director, Scott Pawley. “I have travelled the world and had a beer in every country that allows […]

Friends Of The Road

by Denzil P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

As a traveler, I have spent a lot of time on the road. I have moved from one car to another; one bus to another; one mode of transportation to another with friends, family or simply on my own; nevertheless, even when I was traveling alone, was I ever truly on my own? The plane landed […]

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Prayers on the river in Hué, Vietnam

by absolut @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

By: Parallels and Meridians It is said that a visit to Hue isn’t complete without a boat excursion on the stunning Perfume River. Sông Hương, as it is known is Vietnam, crosses the central province of Thua Thien Hue and gets its name from the fact that the river flows thorough many forests filled with […]

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#WOWWeek Starts January 22 and I Want to Hear Your Best Travel Tips

by Wendy Perrin @ Wendy Perrin

On Monday January 22, we will kick off our first-ever WOW Week! Every day that week—from Monday through Sunday—I will be sharing the best travel intelligence for 2018 on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram: where to go, how to get there, the coolest experiences not to miss, what’s new and different, and the strategies and solutions ...

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First time to Amritsar

by Hemant Kumar @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

Peaceful, tranquil, serene, crowded, beautiful and endlessly mesmerising! Throughout history, art world giants and enigmatic personalities have been raving about this gold building this way but for me it was way beyond everything! As soon as I stepped my foot down the stair from where I could unambiguously see the gold building, silence eloped me, […]

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by Arturo Guerrero @ Legend Travel

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The fascinating one-leg rowers of Myanmar

by Barsha P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

It is 3 in the afternoon, and my mind starts to wander about ten different things at once. Things like a cat hugging her kitten while sleeping and how my diet coke is not cold enough in spite of being in the refrigerator all night. In the midst of all this wandering, I decide to […]

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Holi – the festival of colours and diwali – the festival of lights

by Barsha P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

Colours have always fascinated me, for their ability to make something look so beautiful. Holi on the other hand, may not make everyone or everything look beautiful with its colours, but it is definitely one exciting day filled with love, laughter, happiness and colours. While growing up I always enjoyed playing with colours – mostly […]

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Around the World in Six School Holidays

by admin @ Stubborn Mule Travel

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Seven things to do in Delhi after 6 pm

by Barsha P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

I came to Delhi in the year 2009, and fell in love with the city’s energy. Everyone I met, or crossed paths with, at some point in the city, always seemed high on life. This puzzled me at first, but then I learnt, there is so much to see and do here, it is inevitable […]

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The Elusive Blue Poppies of Bhutan

by Barsha P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

The National Flower of Bhutan On the rocky terrains of Bhutan, around 3,500 – 4,500 meters above ground, beyond the tree lines, grows the Himalayan Blue Poppies. These flowers also called Euitphel Metog Hoem by the locals are especially elusive, too rare, that it was considered a myth before being discovered by the British explorer, […]

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Airplane seats DO matter.

by Barsha P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

By: Mimi R. Getting a glimpse of the Himalayas What a silly title, you must have wondered, but since you are reading this article at the moment, I guess it isn’t really that silly, is it? 12: 22 pm. I was sitting at work and looking up flights to random destinations, because once you’ve been […]

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13 must try dishes in Laos

by Barsha P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

If eating is your favorite activity, then Laos is the place you should definitely travel to give your senses a vacation. You know that you’ve met your kind of people when they greet you by asking you if you’ve eaten yet and the people of Laos do just that with their kin khao laeo bor! […]

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If only everyday was like that – A day in New Delhi

by Hemant Kumar @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

Some days are just different from the rest, I don’t know how to give give a more vivid explanation. Okay, what if I give you an example of one? Better idea. Let’s start. Offices are really good. After all, when you first join, you feel you have all the freedom in the world, you are […]

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India’s must see: Jaipur- A perfect getaway for Travelers

by Hemant Kumar @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

Brilliant reds, vibrant saffron, ochres meeting bright pink and deep blues come together in harmony in the beautiful garden called ‘THE PINK CITY’. Chaotically beautiful and endlessly fascinating. That’s Japur. AND, WHAT ELSE? Here, you are sure to be amazed beyond imagination. Embellished with splendid palaces of a bygone era, this desert city of India […]

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Around the World in Six School Holidays 2

by admin @ Stubborn Mule Travel

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10 reasons to love Kerala

by Barsha P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

By: Parallels and Meridians Kerala also popularly known as God’s own country is an abode for foodies, cultural aesthetes, and of course nature lovers. Kerala is an assortment of everything. It is a beautifully crafted land. Travelers and explorers from all over the world have been drawn to this magical land of spices for several […]

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Vietnam Travel Blog | The Slow Road

Vietnam Travel Blog | The Slow Road


The Slow Road Travel Blog

With miles of scenery stretching from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh, a thriving economy has made the always inviting Vietnamese people even more gracious hosts.

9 Travel Hacks For Women

by Denzil P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

By: Parallels and Meridians You’ve decided on the location, the dates are fixed and you’re ready to make the arrangements for your next memorable adventure. Since we admire and appreciate the spirit of wanderlust that burns within you, we have compiled a list of the handiest hacks to make the entire process so much easier. […]

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What Business Travellers Want

by Kelsey Morrison @ The Visa Team

Travelling regularly for business is something that some find glamorous and exciting, whilst others can dread those long flights and exhausting jet lag.  Whatever side of the fence you are...

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Test3

by Arturo Guerrero @ Legend Travel

a test

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Ryanair releases list of all cancelled flights through 28 October

by Scott @ Global Travel Management | Business Travel Specialists

Ryanair has released a list of upcoming flight cancellations over the next six weeks. The list, published on the airline’s website, reports that the cancellations will occur between 19 September and 28 October, and are expected to effect some 50 flights per day. All Ryanair flights booked by GTM are being checked and monitored and travellers […]

VIETNAM E-VISAS

by amizuchan @ Wide Eyed Tours

The Vietnam government has added Australia to a list of more than 40 countries whose citizens are eligible to apply for an e-visa when entering the nation. Foreign travellers from Australia, New Zealand, Canada, the Netherlands, India and the UAE can now apply and receive Vietnamese visas online, joining the likes of the USA, UK, […]

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Feeding my inner flâneur in Udaipur

by Hemant Kumar @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

Despite having lived in Delhi for over a year and a half all told, I have seen precious little of neighboring Rajasthan, aside from two trips to Jaipur. The first time round I took in the sights of the Pink City from a hospital bed while my family had fun exploring, while the second foray […]

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African family safari holidays – must do’s and must don’ts

by Liddy Pleasants @ Stubborn Mule Travel

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Conversations with Drew Hopper

by Hemant Kumar @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

Tell us about how you got into photography. Well, my photography journey began at the age of 18 after receiving my first DSLR camera for my birthday. I had no idea that it was possible to make a career out of photography; I was just intrigued to document the places I adventured around my hometown […]

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Tanzania with kids – Top 10 things to do with the family

by Liddy Pleasants @ Stubborn Mule Travel

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Billie’s Travel Highlights from 2017

by Billie Cohen @ Wendy Perrin

Whether I’m traveling solo or with family or friends, my favorite travel memories are always about the people I meet. I was really fortunate to have had so many of those in 2017—made possible through a combination of travel planners who had deep roots in the places I was visiting, excellent local guides who knew how ...

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