Five Reasons to Visit Taiwan

From ancient Chinese artwork and majestic natural wonders to dumplings on the footpath and a view from 508 metres up, there are so many reasons to visit Taiwan. Andrew Starc gives you five of the best. World famous signature dumpling…

9 Things to Do in Jaipur, India

Jaipur is bursting with forts, museums and palaces – and most are well worth seeing. But every travel book will tell you all about them, so here we take a different approach. Instead we’ve handpicked nine itinerary items that will keep your…

Brunei: A Backpacking Haven

Brunei is quite possibly one of the best kept secrets in Asia. Where many backpackers have gone on to holiday in overly popular places like Bali or Bangkok, few have ventured into Brunei, which is considered one of the richest countries in…

Xian And The Terracotta Warriors

Our little village (for Chinese standards) is only a 2 hour bus ride to Xian, a city with over 8 million people. Buses leave every half hour and the road is big and straight the whole way with not many vehicles. This weekend was a long…

Thailand Backpacking Guide

Interested in backpacking in Thailand but not sure where to start? Here’s a quick run down of ideas of what to see and do while you’re in this spectacular country. Here’s some of the things I wish people had told me before I went…