In celebration of World Smile Day, a photo essay featuring some of the smiling faces we have encountered during our travels around Asia.
A suggested itinerary for independent travellers and backpackers to Northeast Asia travelling from Taipei in Taiwan to Seoul in Korea via Japan.
Forts and castles from around the world that you must visit. A photo essay featuring the finest forts and castles we have visited on our travels.
Cycle rickshaws: An Asian institution. Developed in the 1880s they are still a common sight in many Asian countries; cyclo rickshaws are an icon in Asia.
Following three weeks travelling independently in Japan, we recap on the things we like about Japan and make some general observations about the culture.