Backpacking China (The Ultimate Budget Travel Guide to China)

Backpacking China can be hugely rewarding for the intrepid traveller and doesn’t have to cost [...]

My Everest Base Camp Tibet Tour – Visiting Mount Everest

Time to read: 15 minutes In January 2020 I realized an almost lifelong dream to [...]

The Great Baikal Trail – A Guide for Volunteers

The Great Baikal Trail, Russia In 2009 I volunteered on a project to help construct [...]

Trivia Questions on Geography – Take Our Fun Quiz

If you are bored at home, then why not test your travel knowledge with these [...]


Panmunjom Tour – The North Korean Demilitarized Zone (DMZ)

About the DMZ The Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) at Panmunjom is a heavily fortified buffer zone [...]

What is the Best VPN for China in 2023? A Complete Guide

In this article, we will review six different VPNs and discover the best VPN for [...]


Aralsk, Kazakhstan – The slow death of a fishing town

Aralsk (Aral), Kazakhstan Aralsk, or Aral as it is also known, is a small town [...]


Helsinki to Tallinn Ferry (All You Need to Know in 2023)

Time to read: 4 minutes What’s the easiest and quickest way to get between Helsinki [...]


Shymbulak Mountain Resort – Kazakhstan’s Outdoor Playground

7 Minute Read When people think of Central Asia, Kazakhstan and the Silk Road, skiing [...]

BunkArt 2 Museum & Gallery, Tirana, Albania

In this article, we will discover Albania’s BunkArt 2 museum and gallery located in the [...]

Xining to Lhasa Train (All You Need to Know)

Time to read: 9 minutes Discover everything you need to know about travelling on the [...]

Pictures of Tibet – A photographic Journey

Pictures of Tibet takes you on a journey through this enchanted land through a series [...]


The Yakushima Ferry (Kagoshima to Yakushima 2023 Timetable)

There are three Yakushima ferry services that all leave different ports in Kagoshima. The Tane [...]

Is Kazakhstan Safe? A Guide for 2023

Information about safety in Kazakhstan.

Backpacking Central Asia – A Guide to the Stans for 2023

All you need to know about a trip to Central Asia.

Angthong National Marine Park Tour Thailand

On my trip to Thailand, I took an amazing Angthong National Marine Park tour and [...]

11 Amazing Things to do in Samarkand, Uzbekistan in 2023

Discover Samarkand; the jewel of Central Asia!


Things to do in Termiz Uzbekistan – A Wild Frontier Town

About Termiz (also known as Termez) In this article we will discover some of the [...]

15 Incredible Landscapes in China You Never Knew Existed!

Here we will take a look at some of the most beautiful landscapes in China. [...]

Karlag Gulag Museum, Karaganda, Kazakhstan

KarLag, or the Karaganda Corrective Labour Camp to give it its nefarious full title, was [...]