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10 Things We Won’t Miss About Asia

10 Things We Won’t Miss About Asia Lack of Sidewalks Sidewalks are one of those things you don’t ever think you will miss, but when people drive like they constantly have road rage and you have to walk anywhere, man do you miss them. Squat Toilets the first time you...

Money in Lao

Money in Lao The basics The currency in Lao is Kip the denominations are in thousands which can get a bit confusing.  Most places display prices without the last three zeros ex. 20K vs 20,000.  Prices are low for pretty much everything and you can barter lower at most...

10 Things We Miss About Asia

10 Things We Miss About Asia Street Food Being able to buy delicious and cheap street food everywhere you go is certainly something we’ll miss. Not only is some of the best food you will find in Asia street food but you can often fill up for under $3 CDN. Fruit Shakes...

Surviving Songkran in Chiang Mai

Surviving Songkran in Chiang Mai Songkran is an amazing 3-day celebration of the Thai new year which comes in the form of an epic 3-day water fight!  I mean full on war, and no ones are safe.  The elderly to Children participate and sometimes you will even find monks...

The Fairy-Tale like Gardens By the Bay (Singapore)

The Fairy-Tale like Gardens By the Bay (Singapore) Singapore is one of those places that if you like photography (honestly even if you don’t) you are going to have a tough time putting your camera down.  Everywhere you look you find something else that you just “have”...

A Foodies Guide to Canggu, Bali

A Foodies Guide to Canggu, Bali Having been to many places in the world and having eaten at a lot of restaurants, I don’t say this lightly when I say with confidence Canggu, Bali is one of the best towns in the world for amazing food.  This is a foodies guide to some...

The Top Things To Do in Pai, Thailand

Top Things to do in Pai, Thailand Pai Canyon If you only do one thing on your trip to Pai this should be it.  The Pai Canyon is really something special, mountain views, deep canyons with narrow walkways along the top.  The best time to visit is sunrise or sunset but...

A Travelers Guide to Phuket

Phuket is most well known as a great destination for its beach life.  Spanning nearly the entire left side of the island you will find beach pretty much anywhere you look.  The most popular would be Patong beach it is certainly the most developed of the beaches...

Shoppers Paradise in Kuala Lumpur

Shoppers Paradise in Kuala Lumpur Kuala Lumpur is one of the cheaper countries in Asia to purchase more well known branded items and certainly to buy new electronics.  You will find a large variety of options for shopping in Kuala Lumpur from high-end brands to knock...

How to Prepare for Songkran Festival in Chiang Mai

How to Prepare for Songkran Festival in Chiang Mai The Songkran festival occurs every year from April 13th to 15th the festival is in celebration of the Thai New year on April 13th.  The festivities include a massive 3 day+ water fight meant to cleanse you for the...

Top 5 Things to do on Koh Phi Phi Don at Night

Top 5 Things to do on Koh Phi Phi Don at Night If you are staying in Tonsai village you either came to party hard or couldn’t afford to stay anywhere else on the island.  The nightlife in Tonsai and Koh Phi Phi is world class, providing you with great memories or...

5 things nobody tells you about Koh Phi Phi Don

5 things nobody tells you about Koh Phi Phi Don The Phi Phi islands are some of the most picturesque islands in Thailand.  The have pristine white sand beaches, beautiful crystal clear waters, and some amazing cliffs.  This is what is advertised and what most people...

2 days or less in Singapore

A guide to a few days in Singapore Singapore is a city and a small country between Malaysia and Indonesia.  It is incredibly clean, efficient, futuristic and full of rules.  While Singapore is truly a beautiful place to visit, you really only need a few days to...

An Honest Review of Sunway Lagoon

An Honest Review of Sunway Lagoon Sunway Lagoon Is an amusement and water park located just outside Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia.  It is easily accessible by public transit and is suitable for the entire family.  If you really like water parks or want a day off from...

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