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Because let’s face it, no matter where we are in the world, some of us still need to complain. When you ask someone to take a photo of you in front of a famous landmark or amazing view… and they only get you in the shot. 2. Having to buy a replacement pair of flip … Continue reading 21 PROBLEMS EVERY BACKPACKER WILL ENCOUNTER IN ASIA
Your backpack is about to become your home. Where do you even begin with your packing? Well, this list is a pretty decent place to start. We don’t expect you to take everything. It’s just a guide! ESSENTIALS Without these, you won’t be going anywhere. Passport Tickets, tour and hotel vouchers Travel insurance and important numbers Debit … Continue reading WHAT TO PACK FOR YOUR TRIP
Chaotic, humbling, joyful (the moment you stumble upon a clean Western-style toilet)… Southeast Asia is a traveltopia of temples, tuk tuks, big beers and woefully misguided clothing choices. We were therefore naturally delighted to travel on Stray Asia’s flexible hop-on hop-off network in Thailand and Laos recently. Here are eight reasons why you should too.* … Continue reading 8 REASONS TO STRAY IN SOUTHEAST ASIA
You’ve been travelling for five painful long hours and there’s only so many things your eye can spy. One of these games should cure another 10 minutes of boredom. You’re welcome!