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5 popular trails in Bali for beyond adventurous travelers
Bali is a renowned tourist destination famous for its spectacular beaches, great food, and a laid-back atmosphere. But for those who are looking for an adventure to quench their adrenaline rush, the island also offers great trails to embark on a thrilling journey. While each of these hiking trails offers varying difficulty levels and spellbinding views of the valley beyond, there is a trail for everyone be it – novice hikers, fitness enthusiasts, and even seasoned hikers.
The best ecotourism destinations in Asia
Ecotourism in Southeast Asia is really unrivalled when it comes to the diversity of landscapes and ethnic cultures. Countries in Southeast Asia offer plentiful ecotourism attractions and experiences such as mountain hiking, river cruising, animal observation, jungle adventure, and culture encounter.
Top 3 most fascinating cities for budget-minded travelers
The world is full of affordable destinations, and it doesn’t require much effort to find them. No matter what continent, there are always places you can visit on a budget, even countries we think of as expensive are quite budget-friendly if you know certain tips and tricks.
Where to go in Asia for summer vacations
Traveling Asia in summer is enjoyable as always, but many destinations will be dealing with heat, humidity, and monsoon rain. It’s time to take a break from your work and busy life. Most places in Asia are hot and wet during summer unless you head to milder climates at higher elevations.
Tips to visit China during June
June is the start of summer in China. As a result, this will be the month where tourists flood to this large country for a vacation. Read our article to get a handful of information before visiting China in June.
Top must-visit temples in Vietnam
Temples are among Vietnam’s most popular attractions, where travelers can marvel at intricate carvings and well-preserved architecture as well as experience the local culture during their holiday. A predominantly Buddhist country, there are thousands of pagodas and shrines dedicated to the revered icon.
Discover 5 unique and incredible traditions in Kyoto
Kyoto is the cultural heart of Japan with many of the country’s unique traditions originating in the ancient capital. Many of these rituals still remain and can be experienced in Kyoto’ s historic areas, such as Gion and Arashiyama. Let’s take a look at five traditions that are unique to Kyoto but famous all around the world.
A day to experience the culture in Jakarta, Indonesia
More than traffic and street food, Jakarta has a wealth of enriching cultural experiences on offer. From heritage sites to epic boat rides, discover the most insightful cultural experiences in Indonesia’s capital. Whether it’s learning to make traditional batik clothing or taking a boat ride, here are the top cultural experiences in Indonesia’s capital, Jakarta.
Best Thailand drinks for this hot summer
Staying hydrated is key to surviving Thailand’s brutal, unforgiving heat. If you find yourself dying for a drink, quench your thirst with one of Thailand’s unique beverage options below.
The must-try spots for ramen in Tokyo, Japan
Ramen, Japan’s iconic noodle soup dish, does not only enjoy massive popularity in its home country but all around the world. Eating authentic Japanese ramen is a highlight for a lot of tourists, but the sheer abundance of shops and noodle soup varieties can make this endeavor harder than it seems. Here is the list of best ramen spots in Tokyo you can try.
Vietnam cuisine: the best dishes made from sticky rice
Vietnam is an agricultural country with the major crop is water rice. There are many varieties of rice, and sticky glutinous rice is a specialty of Vietnam.
The best traditional dishes you should try in Pakistan
As a whole, lentils, milk, seasonal sabzi, flour and wheat products are the most abundant food that form the basis of the Pakistani cuisine. Even if vegetables such as potatoes, cabbage, okra, peas or chickpeas are eaten according to the season, here is a concentrated list of the top 7 traditional Pakistani dishes.
The weirdest festivals in Japan
When you think about Japan, you imagine tea houses, beautiful gardens, painted geishas and samurais. Japanese culture is not only mystical, but colorful and diverse. Their connection with the land, nature and with their gods is something you cannot really comprehend unless you have lived with them.
Celebrating Vesak in Vietnam
In April or May, Buddhists around the world will celebrate Vesak, the festival commemorating Buddha’s birth, enlightenment and death. In Vietnam, the holiday is known as Phật Đản and will widely be observed on May 19th.
3 must-see traditional summer events in Kyoto
In the ancient capital Kyoto, the traditional events and festivals have been passed down to people and held for over one thousand years. Every time you visit Kyoto, you will have a different impression because there are four seasons in Japan. Especially, summer is a wonderful time to visit Kyoto. The springtime crowds have departed and the green of trees is still fresh and beautiful.
7 Chinese traditional festivals you must see once
Being one of the biggest economies and a culturally diverse country, China celebrates a lot of traditional, and culture-based festivals that are nothing but a pure joy to be a part of. While the festivals play an integral role in Chinese culture, most of the festivals in China are based on the lunar calendar, and are fascinating indeed.