Category Archives: Asia

The One Meal You Have to Try in Japan…

Few countries compare to the foodie scene you’ll find in Japan. In a country where delicious cuisine reigns and mind-blowing treats are found on practically every corner, it takes something pretty remarkable to beat out the competition. So, with all of that said, what is the one must-eat food you’ll definitely want to experience in […]

Japan Itinerary – 14 Days of Our Incredible Japan Winter Itinerary

Japan is an incredibly diverse country.  With amazing nature, traditional architecture and a distinctive mix of ancient and modern culture, there’s really nowhere else in the world like it!  Maximise your time with this Japan itinerary 14 days and prepare for the time of your life.  Amazing in any season, this reflects our Japan winter itinerary, […]

The Perfect All-Round 7-Day Bali Itinerary: Incredible Indonesia

If you’re short on time and are looking to maximise your vacation in Indonesia, this 7-day Bali itinerary is perfect for you… Bali is a tourist hotspot in Indonesia, and for good reason. Countless waterfalls, great food, beautiful temples, and stunning flora and fauna make Bali an unforgettable holiday destination. Although Bali is an island, […]

How To Get To Fuji Q Highland from Tokyo – Highway Bus, Train or Rental Car?

If you’re anything like us, you hunt out the biggest, best roller coasters wherever you can. If you’re planning a trip to Japan and you’re anything like us, then Fuji Q Highland will also be top of your list even though it’s not the easiest spot to get to from Tokyo. We’ve got good news […]

The Perfect Day Trip in Seoul (or Even Better, 2 Days in Seoul) – Prepare to be Surprised!

This guide will help you plan an incredible stopover in South Korea’s capital city; whether you’re planning a day trip in Seoul or have 2 days in Seoul, it’ll see you right.  A surprising highlight in South Korea, Seoul needs to be on your travel wish-list! Vibrant and exciting whilst somehow being both modern and […]

Exploring the Cu Chi Tunnels of Vietnam

The Cu Chi Tunnels are an incredible network of connecting tunnels, in the Cu Chi District of Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam. This popular destination is actually part of a much larger network of tunnels under Vietnam, of which the country has never discovered the full length of. Several military campaigns took place in […]

Everything You Need to Know About Huangshan: Hike China’s Yellow Mountain

https://www.our3kidsvtheworld.com/how-to-book-tickets-for-the-beijing-to-xian-train/ Huangshan, also known as Yellow Mountain, has been a popular destination in China since the ancient times famed for its uniquely-shaped rocks, incredible pine trees, hot springs and for the phenomena known as the  ‘sea of clouds’. It really looks like something out of Avatar! As transportation has become more convenient, this beautiful gem has […]

A Complete Guide to the Best Tourist Places in Jaipur

The following guide to the best tourist places in Jaipur is brought to you by Charlotte of Our Taste For Life.  Together, Charlotte and Natalie have travelled extensively around Rajasthan, making them experts in this incredible capital city.  If you’re heading to Jaipur, this guide to the best tourist spots is for you! Jaipur is […]

Things to Do in Phi Phi Island – Your Guide to Thailand’s Most Famous Island Paradise

To help you plan your own Thailand island itinerary, we’re pleased to share our recommendations of the very best things to do in Phi Phi Island, thanks to our fabulous guest blogger, Kieren, from Got My Backpack.  An island paradise, this guide will answer all of the questions you have; everything relating to transport, costings, […]

One Day in Hanoi: City Tour Itinerary

The capital of Vietnam is an incredible place, so busy and yet alive with culture and history. If you’re short on time and only have one day in Hanoi you want to make sure you make the most of it. We’ve put together a full day itinerary covering the highlights of Hanoi – everything from […]

Thailand Island Hopping: The Ultimate Guide to Koh Samui, Koh Phangan & Ko Tao

Thailand is a melting pot of diversity that has something for everyone and every budget. Historical and scared spaces and rice patty fields, mixed amongst the lush jungle – there’s something for everyone.  Perhaps the highlight of Thailand though, its incredible island-hopping scene, which is practically unsurpassed anywhere in the world. If you need some […]

8 Things to do in Hoi An at Night – Must-Do Vietnam

The highlight of our two week visit to Vietnam, Hoi An is unlike anywhere else we’ve been.  A window into old-time Vietnam, this town is quaint, memorable and absolutely gorgeous.  Known as the ‘peaceful meeting place’, this is the perfect place to fall in love with this incredible country. To help you plan your visit, […]

Bai Tu Long Bay Cruise: Visit Halong’s Stunning Neighbouring Bay

Halong Bay: “It is the wonder that one cannot impart to others” – Ho Chi Minh Before planning our trip to Vietnam, I must admit, we knew very little about the country’s key tourism destinations. The one place we did know about though, Halong Bay, was an absolute must-see from our perspective. Perhaps surprisingly, In […]

Vietnam Itinerary – Two Weeks, Tried, Tested & Approved

Vietnam is an intriguing country with a unique (and at times, painful) past.  It is also a country of scenic diversity, incredible food and warm souls. From beautiful Vietnamese beaches to mountain passes, it’s a magical country and one that we unreservedly recommend paying a visit to! In this post, we’ve bundled up our two […]

The Phong Nha Caves: Finding Strength in the Vietnamese Jungle

Having recently returned from a three-day/two-night jungle caving adventure through Central Vietnam (in Phong Nha-Kẻ Bàng National Park), Nathan and I reflected on what was one of our greatest physical and mental challenges to date.  Find out why we recommend taking things up a notch on your next holiday – because anyone can lay on […]

Lune Production: Hoi An’s Must-See Cultural Cirque Stage Show!

Hoi An is now home to Lune Production, an incredible group of artists combining the best of modern dance, circus arts and traditional Vietnamese story telling.  Is it one of the top tourist activities in Central Vietnam though?  We certainly think so! Set inside a custom-built dome tent, encased in modern geometric bamboo designs, the Lune […]

The XO Foodie Tour: Why a Saigon Food Tour by Motorbike is a HCMC Must-Do!

Ho Chi Minh City is awash with energy; its motorbikes and foodie culture playing a significant role in the buzz that guests experience when visiting Vietnam’s most populous city.   It almost goes without saying then that one of the best ways to really experience Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) as a traveller is to jump […]

Is Bhutan Worth Visiting? 10 Reasons Why You Need to Book a Bhutan Tour Right Away!

Bhutan is a unique travel destination that is yet to find its way into mainstream travel for many.  If you’re not already familiar with this incredible country, his guide will help convince you of why a Bhutan tour should be the next thing put on your credit card! Tucked away in the high Himalayas, nestled […]

Vietnam Itinerary Ideas: Old-School Photos to Inspire New Adventures

Recently pulling her old-school camera out of storage, Morgan challenged herself to capture the true essence of Vietnam.  There’s something so genuine and authentic about only having the one change to capture a memory, don’t you agree? Check out these fabulous Vietnam itinerary ideas and stay tuned for further posts about Morgan’s incredible visit to […]

Top Balinese Adventures for Want-To-Be Adventure Travellers

Bali is a beautiful island in the province of Indonesia. Known for its white sand beaches, bright green paddy fields and vast temples and underwater life, it ticks so many boxes for travellers. The mere mention of Bali evokes thoughts of a paradise. It’s more than a place; it’s a mood, an aspiration, a tropical state […]