Top 10 Budget Accommodation in Southeast Asia

Often, the accommodation you choose and the people you meet there can define your experience of a new location. As a backpacker, you will most likely be looking to sleep as …

[Video] WhenTwoWander… Vietnam

Vietnam is a country of fantastic diversity, fascinating history, and wonderful food. We spent three weeks here in November 2016, a turbulent time of the year climate-wise, and it was …

Photo of the Week, 27/11/16 – Siquijor, The Philippines

Siquijor is one of the most secluded and beautiful islands in the Philippines. Also one of its smallest, Siquijor island lies next Bohol and is reached from the student city …

Hand-made in Hoi An - We went to Hoi An to get some new clothes made because it's cheap and they're beautiful. If you're planning the same, read this first.

Hand-made in Hoi An

Hoi An, a 15th-19th Century trading port, is a city in Central Vietnam now famed across the world for its UNESCO World Heritage status Ancient Town. It’s beautiful architecture springs …

Photo of the Week, 06/11/16 – Phong Nha, Vietnam

Wow, its November.  We arrived in Hanoi, Vietnam on the smallest, best plane ever, (they gave us free beer). Compared to the calmness of the 9 days we spent in Luang …

Scuba Diving is one of the most serene pursuits that man can learn. We learnt to dive for the first time in Koh Tao, Thailand. This is how it went.

Learning to Dive in Koh Tao, Thailand

Scuba Diving is one of the most serene pursuits that man can learn, and Koh Tao, a stunning island in the Gulf of Thailand, is surely one of the best …

Luang Prabang is a beautiful, French-influenced, UNESCO World Heritage site in Northern Laos. Here is your guide for navigating the best things to do.

Top 5 Things To Do in Luang Prabang

[This is a guest post by our friends over at BrokenJawTravel.] Although Luang Prabang may no longer be the quaint and quiet village it once was, a visit to the UNESCO …

Read about my traumatic experience receiving a Traditional Thai massage. People actually find them relaxing, well I'm here to tell you why they're wrong.

The wonders of the Traditional Thai Massage

Thailand’s culture is one of peace, serenity, and kindness. Sure, Thailand has its moments. You might not say Khao San Road, Patpong, or their ping-pong shows are particularly serene, but …

Chiang Mai is a popular destination for all types of travelers, and rightly so. Let our guide help you make the most of your time in this laid back city.

A mini guide to Chiang Mai

Chiang Mai is a well established part of the Banana Pancake trail, and is a veritable hub for backpackers of all varieties. Chiang Mai has everything you could want a …

Scams are ever-present in Thailand, particularly for cash-laden, lost-looking tourists. This is a story of we escaped a potential scam attempt in Bangkok.

WhenTwo… Avoid a scam by a politics professor.

Scams are an ever-present part of life as a tourist in Asia. Naive tourists and foreigners, usually carrying ready-cash, flock to cities like Bangkok every day. If they aren’t carrying …