Southern Asia

Here you will find all of our posts from Southeast Asia and the Subcontinent. We’ve spent over 3 years in total travelling this region and consider ourselves to be Asia experts! It’s probably our favourite continent to travel (so far) and we can’t wait to return. For individual countries and other continents, refer to Our Destinations Page.

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25 Best Things To Do in Koh Phangan, Thailand

With all of the things to do in Koh Phangan, it’s nothing short of paradisiacal. Its golden beaches and turquoise water are rivaled in beauty only by its own towering palms and lush jungle. The island sits in the Gulf of Thailand and thrums with energy 24/7. There are numerous incredible places to visit in ...
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10 Best Islands to Visit in Malaysia

Malaysia is well known for its iconic Petronas Towers and glitzy capital city, but there’s a lot more to the country than commercial high-rise buildings. Some of the best Malaysian islands are also home to spectacular deserted beaches and lazy vibes, rivaling those in nearby Thailand, Indonesia and The Philippines. Many of Malaysia’s islands are ...
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Gokyo Lakes, Nepal: A Trekking Guide

Let us begin this article with a disclaimer: we are not avid trekkers. In fact, we had never completed a serious trek before arriving in Nepal. So to say that we approached our trekking adventure in Nepal with some trepidation is a total understatement. However, despite our lack of trekking prowess, we absolutely loved it! After plenty of ...
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Cost Of Living in Thailand: A Guide for Digital Nomads

You may find it hard to believe, but the cost of living in Thailand for an entire month (including everything) is most likely less than your rent payment at home. As digital nomads, we’re constantly looking for places to stay for a couple of weeks, a month, a year, and Thailand is always one of ...
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Guide to Visiting Kerela, India

“You must visit Kerala when you travel to India!” This was what we constantly heard during our plans to visit the Subcontinent. While located in the same country as the likes of Delhi, Kolkatta, and Mumbai, the State of Kerala feels world’s away from the hustle and bustle of those typical Indian destinations.  Known for its warm ...
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Digital Nomad Guide to Living in Penang, Malaysia

I am no stranger to expat life. I’ve lived in London, Cape Town, and Brazil. But in December of 2012, on holiday to Penang, something drew me in and grabbed hold of me. By September 2013, my husband and I had sold everything and were living in Penang — an island off the west coast ...