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

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5 Best Ways to Experience Siem Reap’s Pub Street Night Life

WARNING: HYDRATE BEFORE READING F&B whiz Kristina Dziedzic, an American newly settled into Cambodia, gives us the lowdown on how to “properly attack” the temple city’s infamous Pub Street. Follow her footsteps in executing the ultimate fail-safe plan of getting through Siem Reap‘s colorful nightlife! Ibuprofen? Check. Liter of water? Check. Tummy full of carbs? Check. This preparation may sound like one of a marathon … Continue reading 5 Best Ways to Experience Siem Reap’s Pub Street Night Life

REVIEW: Beji Guwang Hidden Canyon in Bali

River trekking through the hidden canyons of Beji Guwang was the perfect way to escape Bali’s oft unbearable heat. We semi-swam and rope-swung our way through this fun route, writes Trip Guru’s resident blogger, Yeni R* of Morena Travels Editor’s Note: The writer of this review did not book the services of Trip Guru for the Beji Guwang Hidden Canyon Tour I first heard about the … Continue reading REVIEW: Beji Guwang Hidden Canyon in Bali

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 I came to Bali to surf. I had originally planned to stay in Canggu for a week, but after I traveled to Uluwatu to watch the World Surf League (WSL) Uluwatu CT final heat, I decided to stay where the pros are. It wasn’t … Continue reading Uluwatu: Top 10 See, Do & Eat

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 aren’t “surfable”, when you’re sick of the beach, or when you’re sunburnt and need a respite from the equatorial rays? Bali’s lush jungles have been hugely overlooked by mainstream tourists in favor of the ‘sun, sea and sand’ trips by the shores of Kuta and Seminyak. However, … Continue reading When in Bali: Waterfall Trekking in the Northern Jungles

VIDEO: Sunrise Hike to Mount Batur Volcano, Bali

It was a foggier sunrise than hoped for that morning, but we were still lucky enough to catch glimpses of the spectacular view from the top. Especially that of Mt Agung, Bali’s highest point. After the sunrise, we walked around a natural sauna to warm our bones a little after freezing in the cold darkness. The volcanic hot spring caused shafts of hot vapor to … Continue reading VIDEO: Sunrise Hike to Mount Batur Volcano, Bali

VIDEO: White-Water Rafting at Telaga Waja

That day we didn’t have high hopes for the tour because it was raining in the morning. That was all forgotten as soon as we got into the raft and started paddling down the thrilling rapids. It was even better because the rains brought more water flow. Before we knew it, our two hours were over! — Joyce, 25, law student Click here for the … Continue reading VIDEO: White-Water Rafting at Telaga Waja

Gallery: Bali Sundowners – The Island Nightlife Experience

I tried navigating Bali’s nightlife independently with my sister, based on personal recommendations and internet research. Trust me, it’s not easy. Every night the party moves somewhere else, and you need some deep local knowledge to find out where the people are. You can try asking around, or you can make your life easier and entrust it to the anti-pub crawl tour that is Trip … Continue reading Gallery: Bali Sundowners – The Island Nightlife Experience