Christmas Weather in Asia – 5 FAQs Answered!

Visiting Asia this Christmas? Does it snow? Is it cold? We're answering all your FAQS about the Christmas weather in Asia here!

12 Cities to Find the Christmas Spirit in Asia

Traveling in Asia this festive period? Here are 12 cities to celebrate the holidays in!

Chiang Mai Voted Top 25 Small City in the World

Chiang Mai city in Thailand was voted to be amongst the top 25 small cities in the world! Want to know more? Read on!

Bachelorette in Bangkok: Weekend Diary

A bachelorette in Bangkok? It's definitely as fun as it sounds! Read about this bachelorette weekend in the Thai capital and how it unfurled!

Top 10 Safest Cities of 2019

What makes a city safe? There are a couple of factors that the Safe Cities Index (SCI) take into consideration when identifying...

10 Best Things to Do in Seoul at Night

Think the fun's over once the sun goes down? Think again! Whether you're interested in exploring the city and seeing the colorful lights, nursing...

3 Day Hanoi Street Food Guide: What to Try and Where

The delectable Hanoi street food is a must-try for travellers heading to Vietnam. So if you're looking for what and where to eat in Hanoi, read our guide ASAP!

5 Alternative Seoul Sights Off the Beaten Track

If you've already visited the popular tourist attractions, and are still looking for other sights to see, allow us to open your eyes to a few more possibilities!

The Ultimate Vietnam Travel Quiz

Think you know a lot about Vietnam? Well, we're about to put your knowledge to the test!

5 of the Most Instagrammable Spots in Bali You Shouldn’t Miss

If you're wondering where to go in Bali for the most Instagtammable spots, this top 5 list will get you started (OR join a Bali Instagram Tour with a driver-photog!)

FAQs on the Chiang Mai Lantern Festival You Need to Know Stat

The Chiang Mai Lantern Festival, known locally as Yi Peng, is one of Thailand's most popular festivals. Check out our handy guide to answer all your questions.

A Shopaholic’s Guide to Retail Therapy in Seoul

Want to get started on some shopping in Seoul? Well, you've come to the right place! We're going to guide you through the top items to buy as well as the best places to get them.

10 Cairns Nightlife Spots to Hit on a Night Out

Chill and laid-back, yes, but sleepy town it is not! Besides its numerous natural wonders, the 150,000-strong coastal city is home to a nightlife scene that might surprise the odd wanderer.

The Ultimate Phuket Nightlife Guide 2019

Planning a trip to Phuket? With beautiful beaches, giant Buddhas and charming colonial-style buildings in Patong Town, there’s plenty to see and...

Adventures in Uluwatu: Top 10 See, Do & Eat

A Southeast Asian surf enthusiast in her mid-20s explores the legendary landscapes of Uluwatu and reports on her top 10 experiences

Shopping in Phuket: The Ultimate Traveler’s Guide

Strap in and prepare your moolah folks, because we're dishing out everything you need to know about shopping in Phuket.

What and Where to Eat in Seoul: A Complete Guide

We got your backs, foodies! Read our complete guide covering everything you need to know about what and where to eat in Seoul.

Where to Eat in Phuket: A Guide to the Best Restaurants in the Area

Need some help navigating Phuket's excellent and varied food scene? Check out our list of top eats in Phuket ASAP!

Guide to Finding Your Seoul Accommodations

If you think Seoul's accommodation offerings are just a mix of different hotels, that's where you'd be wrong. We're breaking it down all for you here!

Best Phuket Hotels & Accommodations Guide 2019

Planning a trip to Thailand's biggest island? You can skip searching the rest of the internet because we've got a list of the best Phuket accommodations for you right here!

10 Must-Eat Foods To Try In Cusco & Machu Picchu

South America is known for food, and today we've rounded up some of our top must try dishes in Cusco, so get ready for some mouthwatering goodness...

Where to Stay in Bali: The Best Bali Accommodations By Area

The good news: Finding options for where to stay in Bali is usually breeze. The bad news: None! When it comes to...

20 Cusco Accommodations For Every Budget

Whether you're in the market for some luxury lodgings or some budget bed and breakfasts, we made sure to cover all sorts of budgets and sleeps in this ultimate guide to Cusco accommodations.

How can I visit Pattaya from Bangkok? Essential FAQs answered!

Thinking of visiting Pattaya from Bangkok? Check out the questions travelers commonly ask and find the answers in our Pattaya FAQ guide.

Chiang Mai Travel Guide: How To Spend 72 Hours in Northern Thailand

Often voted a must-visit place in Thailand, sleepy Chiang Mai is the perfect escape from the busy streets of Bangkok. Check out our Chiang Mai travel guide now!

14 Cultural Events & Music Festivals in Asia To Attend From October to December

Visiting Asia in the latter quarter of the year? Don't miss any of the vibrant cultural events in Asia from October to December!

REVIEW: Beji Guwang Hidden Canyon in Bali

River trekking through the Beji Guwang Hidden Canyon was the perfect way to escape Bali's oft unbearable heat. We semi-swam and rope-swung...

The 10 Best Taipei Accommodations The City Has to Offer

If you're looking for the best of the best in terms of Taipei accommodations, then you've come to the right place. Skip searching for Taipei sleeps because we've rounded up a list of some of the best hotels in Taipei Taiwan.

10 Perth Nightlife Spots For An Unforgettable Evening Out

Let it be heard that Perth has its own fair share of fun evening entertainment that will satisfy anyone and everyone – no matter your taste!

15 Chiang Mai Things To Do To Keep You Moving

Wondering what Chiang Mai tours you can do in this smaller, less urbanized Thai city? The answer: a lot! You could spend two solid weeks in this city without running out of things to do!

The Best Shopping Spots in Perth to Buy Anything You Could Ever Want

If you're in the need for some retail therapy in the land down under and you find yourself in Western Australia without a clue where to start, then allow us to help you out!
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8 Chiang Mai Nighttime Adventures To Hit After Sunset

Chiang Mai nightlife just got waaay more exciting with our list of must-do adventures you'll have to explore ASAP! From clubs to bars, read our list now!

Get a Taste of Perth City with These 15 Restaurants and Bars

You've already scoured Perth for amazing accommodations, now you're onto the food. What do you eat? Where do you go? Is there a specific...

What’s the weather in Bangkok like?

You can't go to a country without checking the weather first. Read more about the weather in Bangkok and the optimum time to plan your visit!

Bali Weather: Need To Know Before You Go

Find out everything you need to know about Bali's seasons, the temperatures, which month is the best to go, and more!

The Only Chiang Mai Foodie Guide You’ll Ever Need

Wondering what and where to Eat in Chiang Mai? This comprehensive foodie guide that has it all, including local must-try dishes and you where to find them!

The Quick Guide to Choosing Your Perth Accommodations

Wondering where to stay in Perth? If you're vacationing to Western Australia's capital and are are looking for a place to stay, have a...

How Can I Get from Chiang Mai to Chiang Rai?

Wondering how to get from Chiang Mai to Chiang Rai? Here are some FAQs we're answering to help make it easier for you!

We’re Hiring: Asia Pacific Destination Manager (Travel)

Have you always wanted to work and travel all over the world? Now's your chance.

12 Shopping Streets & Markets in Chiang Mai To Get Lost In

Put on your walking shoes, sharpen your bargaining skills, and prepare a little bit of cash, because I'm giving you all the dirt on some of the best shopping places in Chiang Mai.

Eat Your Heart Out At These Top 12 Cairns Restaurants

We'll take you under our wing and guide you through a list of some of the best restaurants in the area. So stick with us folks, because your stomach will thank us later! You're welcome in advance!

The Best Places To Stay In Chiang Mai Broken Down By Budget

Looking for Chiang Mai hotels to stay in? Here's a list of our top picks for the best places to stay in Chiang Mai, categorized by budget.

10 of the Best Diving Spots in Coron According to Divemasters

If you're a diving fanatic, then you've probably heard of the magical treasures hidden beneath the crystal clear waters of Coron Bay in the Philippines. Lucky for you, we've asked an expert to shed some light on what you'll find.

Live Your Best Life in These Amazing Cairns Accommodations

It's going to be your home for the next few days in Cairns. Treat yourself and live the luxe life...

20 Ideas For Unique Things To Do In Bangkok

Bangkok: diverse, cultural and... overwhelming? We don't blame you. The sights, sounds, smells and tastes are enough to make anyone dizzy with the variety to choose from. You could certainly do with a definitive list – even better when paired with a guide-slash-cultural-translator to break it all down? Look no further, because we've got the best unique trips right here!
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How Can I Travel On The Cheap?

I mean, let’s face it: Traveling ain’t cheap. But don’t give up hope my friends, there are pretty easy ways to circumvent the system (legally, of course!).

15 Bangkok Shopping Destinations For Anything You’ve Ever Wanted To Buy

We've listed down 15 of Bangkok's super shopping destinations for literally a-ny-thing you could ever want. So prepare your moolah people, because this list isn't for the faint of heart!

The Serious Foodie’s Guide to Eating in Bangkok

If you're Googling 'where to eat in Bangkok', we'll save you the trouble! This perfectly curated foodie guide is the only thing you'll need!

15 Things You Have To Do While in Bali

Bali is every traveler's dream! Wondering what to do in this island paradise? We've got you covered! Check out our list of must-do's while in the island.

$20-$200: The Best of Bangkok’s Accommodations for Every Budget

Still can't sleep a wink because you haven't found a place to stay in Bangkok? Not anymore!

12 Asia Pacific Destinations for Your August Vacation

August is almost upon us, and you're scrambling for a last-minute vacay. Did I about get that right?!

What to Do in Honolulu & Oahu in 4 Days

Hawaii regulars might not necessarily vote Honolulu as the jewel on Hawaii's crown; however, the city is a great jumping off point for adventures on Oahu island and its natural wonders.
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10 Best Sydney Nightlife Spots Based on Your Personality

Just like most major cities around the world, Sydney has its own fair share of options when it comes to a night out.
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Don’t Leave Koh Samui Without Doing These 10 Things

Heading to Koh Samui for a well-deserved vacation? Here are 10 things you can't leave the island without doing!
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Bali Nightlife: The Ultimate Guide

Picture this: you’re in Bali, browsing for evening plans after a full day of tours and shared experiences with fellow travellers or new friends you’ve met.
How to navigate Bali as a solo traveller

How to navigate Bali as a solo traveler

Thanks to EAT PRAY LOVE, Bali was solidly placed on the map for solo travellers in search of beauty and spirituality.

Top 5 Surf Destinations in Southeast Asia

Whether it’s cruising the perfect peeling wave, shredding and getting serious air, or going through the barrel, surfers are looking for it… for the swell, for that sweet spot, for that stoke.

48 Hours in Queenstown, New Zealand

Globetrotting, freelance journalist Tash Bazika waxes antipodean on this quick guide to Queenstown, New Zealand

5 Reasons to Make the Cham Islands Your Next Beach Getaway

Nestled off the coast of Central Vietnam, the Cham Islands are a cluster of eight islands known for their unique flora and fauna.

10 Things To Do in Bangkok for FREE

Did you know that there are a handful of things to do in Bangkok for free? Yes, you heard that right – FREE! So if you're an explorer and adventurer looking for some pretty cheap but awesome activities, then this list is for you!

The Ultimate Guide to Visiting Vietnam’s Phong Nha Caves

The lush jungle and recently-discovered caves of Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park are the perfect countryside escape in Vietnam. Blogger and travel writer Rose Munday shares her tips for an action-packed trip...

Guide: Jervis Bay Roadtrip from Sydney, Australia

Three hours south of Sydney is a coastal utopia called Jervis Bay, home to some of the whitest sand in the world, awe-inspiring sights and unique antipodean animals. Native Aussy Tash Bazika takes us through this part of her homeland...

Guide: 10 Ways to Do Wonderfruit Festival Right

Wonderfruit Festival has finally arrived! This weekend marks a year since my first visit to "The Fields" at Siam Country Club. To celebrate, let's do a quick trip down memory lane via some key "hacks" to experiencing this festival the best way possible!

5 Must-Eats in Chiang Mai and Where to Find them

American F&B whiz Kristina Dziedzic – with 15 years' experience in the fine food & beverage industry – surely knows what she's talking about when she says this is some of the "best food in Chiang Mai." Let's hear more from this adventurous lady who has been travelling throughout Southeast Asia for the last three years...
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5 Best Ways to Experience Siem Reap’s Pub Street Nightlife


Underwater Photography from Malapascua, Cebu

Avid traveler and an amateur underwater photographer Gautam Khattak takes us below the surface at the Philippine biodiversity hotspot of Malapascua, Cebu

Calling for Travel Curators in **INDONESIA, THAILAND, VIETNAM, CAMBODIA & PHILIPPINES**: Travel bloggers, writers,...

SUMMARY TripGuru (, a fun and exciting travel online platform, is looking to partner with bloggers, writers, photographers and videographers to create impactful and interesting content on travel...
Hanoi Secret Attractions

Secret Hanoi: A guide to Hanoi’s lesser-known attractions

There's more to Vietnam's capital than pho and the Old Quarter. Blogger and travel writer Rose Munday sought out the lesser known Hanoi attractions and best...
Hoi An's Most Instagrammable Spots

Hoi An’s 10 “Most Instagrammable” Spots

Beautiful temples and pagodas tell stories of Chinese influence while colonial details carry the charm of a French village. Blogger and travel writer Rose...
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World Nomads: Safe and Affordable Travel

Lost, injured and out of luck? Nothing should stop your next adventure. Everything you need to know about World Nomads travel insurance: The US Travel...
10 Best Summer Hikes in Hong Kong

10 Best Summer Hikes in Hong Kong

For those who can't bear to stay indoors all week, this one's for you...
Siem Reap, Cambodia

48 Hours in Siem Reap: A Diary

Ten years after her first visit, Julienne R returns to Cambodia to reconnoiter the mystical temple landscape and figure out what to...

Top 10 & Ultimate Guide to Da Nang, Hoi An & Huế

When travelling to Vietnam, short-term travellers tend to get stuck in cities like Ho Chi Minh (Saigon) or Hanoi in the north. At...
GALLERY: Sa Pa, A Photo Journey through Vietnam's Highlands

Sa Pa, A Photo Journey through Vietnam’s Highlands

Colombian photographer and architect Juan Carlos Sanchez travels to the Hoàng Liên Son Mountains in Vietnam, beginning at the mountain town of Sa Pa... I had...

Calling for Travel Curators in **BALI OR KOH SAMUI**: Travel bloggers, writers, photographers, videographers,...

Trip Guru (, a fun and exciting travel online platform, is looking to partner with bloggers, writers, photographers and videographers to create impactful and interesting content about travel experiences. If you are a talented storyteller with good quality of content, we love to hear from you!

REVIEW: Bali River Rafting (Telaga Waja)

Our resident blogger Yeni R takes a trip down Telaga Waja River, Bali's most exciting river rapids One fine...

Hong Kong Students’ Best Summer Memories – What’s yours?

Travelling with strangers felt so good, you can make friends and chat with different people and also learn something from them.

We’re hiring! Freelance Copywriters / Travel Writers / Bloggers

Trip Guru is hiring! If you're a writer (or an aspiring one) with a gift for words and a passion for travel, then we...

When in Bali: Waterfall Trekking in the Northern Jungles

Originally published as Waterfall Trekking in the Northern Jungles by When In Manila What do you do in Bali when the waves...

Surfing in Seminyak [Bali, Indonesia]

Planning your Bali vacay and thinking of surfing its famous waves? A few of the TripGuru team members and our friends got together for...

Sunrise Hike to Mount Batur Volcano, Bali

Ask adventurers for their recos on some of the must-do activities around Bali, Indonesia, and they'll definitely say a hike to Mount...

White-Water Rafting at Telaga Waja

If you're on the fence about trying out white-water rafting while in Bali, let us help you put your mind at ease. A few...

Calling all Bloggers! TripGuru Influencer Programme

Are you a blogger / IG influencer? Do you want to try our tours for free? Get in touch with us! We are looking for...

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