Asia

Everything You Need to Know for your First Visit to Taipei

Everything You Need to Know for your First Visit to Taipei

Taipei, Taiwan’s bustling metropolitan capital city literally has something for everyone – no matter your interests. Here you’ll find everything from buzzing night markets, centuries-old temples, museums and the former tallest building in the world. If you’re planning your first visit to Taipei, this guide has […]

6 Awesome Affordable Day Trips from Taipei

6 Awesome Affordable Day Trips from Taipei

Taipei, the capital city of Taiwan has it all…museums, temples, night markets and parks. Not to mention, Taipei 101 – once the tallest building in the world. With history, culture, architecture and amazing street food – Taipei is one destination which should be high on your […]

What are the best islands in Asia to visit?

What are the best islands in Asia to visit?

Asia might be better-known for its old-world charm that’s met with bustling streets, bright lights and breathtaking cityscapes, but it’s also home to so much more. In particular, some of the most incredible islands in the world. If you’re looking to explore ivory beaches that go […]

13 Asia solo getaways that belong on your bucket list

13 Asia solo getaways that belong on your bucket list

There are tons of amazing travel destinations around the globe, but when you are considering a solo getaway you are most probably looking for a destination that is easy to navigate,  safe and one that won’t break the bank! Naturally, Europe is a great option […]

Fall in Japan: Photos of the most beautiful scenes

Fall in Japan: Photos of the most beautiful scenes

There are dozens of amazing fall destinations to visit across the globe, but my all time favourite destination for glorious fall scenes is hands down, Japan.  And for very good reason. Not only is the country jam-packed with hidden gems, colorful shrines and temples and gastronomical […]

The best colorful places to visit in Kaohsiung

The best colorful places to visit in Kaohsiung

Kaohsiung (高雄) lies on the southwest coast of Taiwan and is the second largest city on the island, after Taipei. Not only is Kaohsiung home to an amazing harbour, great beaches and mouth-watering seafood, there’s also plenty to do and see. And if you are like […]

Wulai: Exploring this hidden gem in a day

Wulai: Exploring this hidden gem in a day

Wulai (烏來, Wūlái), is a small aboriginal town located 27km south of Taipei in northern Taiwan – making it an easy day trip from Taipei. It’s home to Taiwan’s indigenous Atayal tribe and has roughly 6000 inhabitants. Although many consider Wulai as an untamed slice of […]