Why autumn is the best time to go backpacking in Hanoi

Vietnam’s energetic capital is bustling with great food, sublime architecture and enormous green parks. Hanoi is a hugely popular destination for backpackers and is frequently visited as a stop-over for a host of Asian and Australian flights. Hanoi is the perfect base to explore Vietnam’s cultural hotspots. Less than three hours to the craggy mountains of Halong Bay and only […]

Nepal, the incredible land of contrasts

Despite having the highest peak in the world, Mount Everest and declaring proudly to be the birthplace of Buddha, there are several interesting treats hidden in the small and humble, yet variable and interesting country of Nepal. After suffering from two major earthquakes earlier in April this year, Nepal is a true survivor and slowly […]