Category Archives: Asia

Visit Shwedagon Pagoda in Yangon, Myanmar

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Shwedagon Pagoda in Yangon, Myanmar The picture perfect and postcard worthy Shwedagon Pagoda is exactly that. It is featured as the main attraction in Yangon, and oftentimes, Myanmar itself. Shwedagon Pagoda is no doubt the most beautiful temple, but also the most beautiful religious building I have had the opportunity of experiencing. Walking around the […]

The Best Tour Of Mandalay, Myanmar

Day Tour Mandalay Myanmar Including Visiting U Bein Bridge, Inwa Town, A Monestary, A Beautiful Sunset And Many More | What to do in Mandalay | Best things to do in Mandalay | Mandalay photography | Travel blog Mandalay | Backpackers Wanderlust |

All The Best Sites In Mandalay, Myanmar When I first put Mandalay on my itinerary I had the Robbie Williams song in my head and very little knowledge about what this city had to offer; well except the famous teak bridge of course. Even up until I arrived from Bagan I was still unsure of […]

A Layover In Kuala Lumpur

downstairs batu caves

Arriving in Kuala Lumpur Passing through immigration is a breeze. A quick hello to the customs officer and stamp of the passport and I am in. They wave me through security, because how much trouble could I be. KLIA2 is an expansive airport, multi leveled, half shopping mall half airport. It doesn’t take long for […]

The Backpackers Travel Guide to Yangon, Myanmar

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The Ultimate Backpacking Yangon Travel Guide in Myanmar Myanmar is an extremely up and coming country in the South East Asian backpacking trail and Yangon is one of the main hubs for international flights. This city is full of history and amazing sights. Though, if this is your first time visiting Myanmar the experience can […]

Where To Stay In Luang Prabang: Best Hotels In Luang Prabang

where to stay in luang prabang the best hotels and resorts

Find out where to stay in Luang Prabang for the ultimate holiday. I have compared the price, facilities, amenities, and location- so come check out the best hotels in Luang Prabang for all types of travelers! If you are visiting Laos you must spend some time in the beautiful city of Luang Prabang. Sitting alongside […]

Pak Ou Caves In Luang Prabang: What You Need To Know

buddhas covered in natural light in the lower cave Tham Ting at pak ou caves

Thinking of visiting Pak Ou Caves in Luang Prabang? Find out absolutely everything you need to know such as how to get there, what to do, entry fees, where to stay and more important information! On the outskirts of Luang Prabang and up the impressive Mekong River is the Pak Ou Caves. An important religious […]

How To Explore The Temples In Bagan, Myanmar

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Everything You Need To Know About Exploring The Temples In Bagan A highlight of visiting Myanmar is exploring the temples in Bagan. The hundred of pagodas which are dotted around the Bagan area make it a photographers paradise. The beautiful sunrises and sunsets paint the sky the most beautiful shades contrasted against the many pagoda […]

Stray Asia Review and Itinerary: Mekong Pass Experience

stray asia review team walking in battambang

Find out everything you need to know about traveling South East Asia with Stray Asia. From the types of tours, transportation, guides, accommodation, itinerary, and my top tips in this Stray Asia Review! South East Asia is one of my favorite parts of the world. With the picturesque beaches, tropical jungles and beautiful culture it […]

Best Hostels In Bagan And Where To Stay In Bagan

the sun setting in bagan

Bagan is such an amazing place to explore and travel around. With thousands of temples, you will spend your days exploring by ebike, bicycle or horse carriage, experiencing some of the best sights Myanmar has to offer. Staying at one of the best hostels in Bagan is important as you need a decent place to […]

2 Days In Hue: Backpacking Hue Itinerary & Travel Tips

beautiful decorations on the buildings inside the imperial city backpacking hue on the 2 days in hue itinerary

Find out the best 2 days in Hue itinerary to ensure you have the ultimate time while exploring Vietnam. Let’s talk about the best things to do, restaurants, where to stay, and more for your two days backpacking Hue! Backpacking Hue is a must while you are exploring the brilliant country of Vietnam. This place […]