SE Asia Travel Articles

 
An Ideal Chinatown in Amazing Malacca
An Ideal Chinatown in Amazing Malacca Join Carleton Cole on this visit to the "perfect Chinatown" in Malacca, Malaysia - it's marked by a walkable road with an equilibrium of locals going about their daily life and visitors impressed with the culture, plus a "just right" balance of shrines and cafes, homes and shops.
The Tsunami 5 Years On: My Visit to Aceh, Indonesia
The Tsunami 5 Years On: My Visit to Aceh, Indonesia On Boxing Day 2004, an earthquake measuring nine on the Richter scale struck just off the coast of Aceh, Indonesia. Amanda George travelled to Aceh to look at the progress that has been made and some of the surprising consequences of the disaster.
Enchanting Bali – Indonesia, Asia
For Neha Kirpal, Bali is paradise on earth - a unique island, as much modern in its facilities as it is traditional in its art, culture and lifestyle.
Malaysia, Truly Asia
After reading Neha Kirpal's take on Malaysia, you may just decide to see this fascinating, picturesque and beautiful marine/water sports spot.
Phuket’s Muay Thai Gym Puts the “P” in Patience – Thailand, Asia
Phuket’s Muay Thai Gym Puts the “P” in Patience – Thailand, Asia With two left feet, Cristi Farrell's expectations were set very low for studying kickboxing in Phuket. And even though she won't be entering the ring anytime soon, she managed to find her stre
A Lesson in Balinese Cooking – Indonesia, Asia
A Lesson in Balinese Cooking – Indonesia, Asia One of Christine Wuthrich's discoveries is local cuisine. She recounts her early morning sojourn at the Ubud Market, and the private Balinese cooking class with Cok Sri.
Dine and Dance – Bali, Indonesia, Asia
Dine and Dance – Bali, Indonesia, Asia One simply can't miss a gamelan orchestra performance while in Bali. Christine Wuthrich explains why.
The Ice Maker of Burma – Myanmar, Asia
The Ice Maker of Burma – Myanmar, Asia Matthew Van Saun met the ice maker - a unique man - whom he'll not forget. Read why.
Twin Lakes – Philippines, Asia
Twin Lakes – Philippines, Asia Join Christine Wuthrich as she discovered the twin lakes for the first time, and why this was her first time.
Malatapay Madness – Philippines, Asia
Malatapay Madness – Philippines, Asia Christine Wuthrich takes us to her dad's hometown of Dumaguete in the southern Philippine islands, and its legendary Wednesday market. Her story will make you long for your own taste of the island