3 Days Kota Kinabalu: 3 Awesome Things to Do in Sabah

Culture, mountains, beaches—the Sabah experience is multi-faceted. While most people are fixated with the goal to climb Mount Kinabalu, there are actually so much more to see and do for those who prefer to take it easy while staying in this coastal city. The best time to visit Kota Kinabalu is between January to March when the…

Travel Guide: 8 Best Places to Visit in Central Vietnam

Central Vietnam is bustling with nostalgia of a bygone era. From Hoi An’s picturesque canary yellow houses to the Imperial Citadel of Hue, Central Vietnam boasts no less than 4 UNESCO World Heritage Sites—no other place in Southeast Asia compacts such a diverse and rich cultural heritage which can be realistically experienced in one short…

Best Time to Visit Asia Pacific Countries

Every destination has its season. Bad weather, monsoon, heat wave and freezing days can ruin a vacation. But worry no more, you can now use this cheat sheet to plan a hassle-free vacation around Asia Pacific for any times of the year!

4 Days in West Sumatra: Rolling Hills, Green Canyons & Traditional Houses

Overlooked by most travellers on the Banana Pancake trail, West Sumatra is home to some of the trail’s most beautiful natural sceneries, with rolling hills, mountains, canyons, valleys and national parks dotting every single corner of this province. Home to over 5 million people, West Sumatra is dominated by Minangkabau ethnic groups whose legacy is…

An Off-the-Beaten Escape to Minahasa Highlands

Tucked away in Northern Sulawesi is a land of scenic lakes, panoramic mountains, bizarre food and jovial Minahasa people. Fertile volcanic soil brings lush greenery and nice, cool weather to the highlands, making it an ideal escape from the Southeast Asian heat. More uniquely, the people here eat just about anything—a walk around Tomohon traditional…