Category: Indochina and Far East

Make the most of the strong pound

We all like an extra excuse to take a holiday and what better than the steadily growing strength of the pound over the last year!

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The joys of Bangkok streetfood

Eating out in Thailand is a absolute pleasure and not just the restaurants – the streetfood is fabulous and a real highlight. With limited time

24 new World Heritage sites

The recent UNESCO meeting in Bonn have inscribed another 24 World Heritage sites around the world to bring the total to 1031 in 163 different


Afloat on Halong Bay

It had been a fair few years since I last visited Halong Bay and I was a bit nervous. I knew that it would be

Malaysian Nyonya Supper Club

Recently I got the chance to attend my first supper club and to try out Malaysian Nyonya food – there was no hesitation in accepting

Happy Chinese New Year

The Chinese New Year celebrations are under way across Asia and the world. Also known as the Spring Festival it celebrates the start of new