European Road Trip Guides – 11 Drives to Discover Europe

Stelvio Pass, 12 European Road Trip Guides - Drive to Discover Europe

Stelvio Pass, 12 European Road Trip Guides – Drive to Discover Europe

European Road Trip Guides – 11 Drives to Discover Europe

Touring Europe by car is one of the best experiences in this storied continent – whether you’re looking for the best route through France’s wine country or hope to cruise through Stelvio Pass in northern Italy – these 11 European Road Trip Guides give you a good start to discover Europe. Read more

Coin Flipped, Wonder Found: Temples on Thai Baht Coins

The sculptures of two mythical giant demons, Thotsakan (the green one) and Sahatsadecha (the white one), guarding the eastern gate of the ubosot

The sculptures of two mythical giant demons, Thotsakan (the green one) and Sahatsadecha (the white one), guarding the eastern gate of the ubosot, Credit: Wikipedia

Coin Flipped, Wonder Found

There are two sides to every coin and Thai Baht coins are no exception. In addition to the picture of King Rama IX and the number that indicates the value, all the 6 Thai Baht coins (4 Baht coins and 2 Satang coins) depict some of Thailand’s most revered Buddhist temples. Read more

5 Marvelous Floating Markets near Bangkok

5 Marvelous Floating Markets near Bangkok

5 Marvelous Floating Markets near Bangkok, Photo credit: Jason Goh

A Local’s Insight: 5 Marvelous Floating Markets near Bangkok

For most, Bangkok is the starting point for those looking to tour over Thailand or even Southeast Asia. There are a plethora of different things to see and do, and those who did some research would’ve found out that Bangkok’s neighboring cities are dotted with some of Thailand’s best floating markets. Exploring the local lifestyle and eating all the delicious local food at a floating market is surely one of the best ways to enjoy your getaway to Thailand. For a complete Thai floating market experience, here’s a list of the local floating markets you can discover on weekdays, all less than a couple of hours from Bangkok. Read more

Mesui Hotel 9 Jalan Mesui Kuala Lumpur Malaysia – Hotel Review

Mesui Hotel 9 Jalan Mesui Bukit Bintang Kuala Lumpur Malaysia - Hotel Review

Mesui Hotel 9 Jalan Mesui, Bukit Bintang, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia – Hotel Review

Hotel Review: Mesui Hotel, 9 Jalan Mesui, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Located within walking distance to major shopping malls like Pavilion, Berjaya Times Square, KLCC and Lot 10, Mesui Hotel is not only value for money but also a great choice for travelers interested in entertainment, markets and family-friendly trips. Read more

Inter-Asia JAL Business Class for under USD600 using Alaska Mileage Plan

Inter-Asia JAL Business Class for under USD600 using Alaska Mileage Plan

Inter-Asia JAL Business Class for under USD600 using Alaska Mileage Plan

How I travel Inter-Asia on Japan Airlines (JAL) Business Class (Bangkok to Osaka and Tokyo to Singapore) for less than USD600 using Alaska Mileage Plan

Flying Business Class can be as affordable as Economy Class. And here’s a simple hack to show you how I managed to fly Inter-Asia on JAL Business Class from Bangkok to Osaka and then from Tokyo back to Singapore, for less than USD600, just a little over the price of an economy flight ticket perhaps. In this post, I would be illustrating with the actual examples of my recent flight redemption using Alaska Mileage Plan. Read more