A True Taste of East Asia

Thailand has become a bit of a cliché by way of a very affordable travel destination, especially if you’re going to be lodging and hanging around in Bangkok proper. In fact, it’s perhaps famous for its sex tourism industry, although local tourism authorities don’t explicitly market it as a sex tourism hot spot, so one […]

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Camels Working in the Tourism Sector

Well it had to come, didn’t it? A post about actual camels and how they fit into the travel industry… If you’ve ever been to any one of those sandy desert destinations or indeed if you’ve just seen any promotional material encouraging you to visit such destinations, then you will have probably also spotted a […]

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Interesting Airport Encounters Shared by Readers

So this post was quite long in the making, coming on the back of my reaching out to the growing list of regular readers of the blog to ask them to share some of their most interesting encounters endured at the airport. The airport is indeed one of the most interesting spaces you could ever […]

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Breaking the Communication Barriers Abroad

If you’re a predominantly English-speaking traveller or if English is indeed the only language you speak, you can probably attest to the difficulty you sometimes have communicating while you’re away visiting some faraway place. Considering how English is the most widely spoken language in the world and that you’re likely to find someone who understands […]

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