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This Abandoned Cruise Ship Will Give You The Creeps

Courtney Lambert | Posted 01.12.2016 | Travel
Courtney Lambert

It was unlike any abandoned place I'd ever explored. Despite being completely deserted and open, everything was clean and in its place. Nothing was t...

The Best Countries To Visit In Southeast Asia, Ranked

Thrillist | Posted 01.03.2016 | Travel

A definitive ranking of the best and worst countries to visit, based on things like food & drink, stuff to do, ease of meeting people, and how far you can stretch your hard-earned coin.

Teaching English Online: The Pros and Cons

Courtney Lambert | Posted 12.15.2015 | Travel
Courtney Lambert

I talk with housewives, engineers, doctors and students. I hear about their lives, traditions, customs and perspectives on issues such as sexism, marriage/divorce, family, travel and school.

What I Learned When I Became a Thailand Expat in My 20s

Courtney Lambert | Posted 12.14.2015 | Travel
Courtney Lambert

You notice the sweet smell of dragon fruit blossoms as you take a stroll down the street to fill up your water bottles (you'll get sick if you drink the tap water). You aren't sure what the latest fall fashions are, and you don't really care.

Spend the Best Day of Your Life in This Elephant Retirement Home

Paula Froelich | Posted 01.11.2015 | Travel
Paula Froelich

Htun Htun Wynn and Tin Win Maw both grew up in Myanmar's timber industry, and when they got married they decided to start the Green Hill Valley Elephant Sanctuary for several of the elephants.

5 Key Tips for Southeast Asia Travel

Go Ahead Tours | Posted 10.22.2014 | Travel
Go Ahead Tours

From Myanmar to Vietnam, Southeast Asia is becoming an increasingly popular destination for experienced travelers and those looking for a more adventurous experience. No matter your reason for wanting to explore these culturally significant destinations, here are a few key tips worth keeping in mind.

Singapore City: What to Do and Where to Eat in This World Class Food and Shopping Center

Claire Gallam | Posted 06.28.2014 | Travel
Claire Gallam

Whether you're extending your business trip or visiting for a vacation, here's a weekend itinerary that will show you why Singapore is such a vibrant and exciting place to visit (and eat!)

Why Southeast Asia Is The Perfect Spot To Digital Detox

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner and James Cave | Posted 07.15.2015 | Travel

If the flocks of postgrad travelers in elephant print pants haven't told you already, Southeast Asia is having what we like to call "a moment." ...

Son Doong On the Cheap

Courtney and H.J. Derr | Posted 04.16.2014 | Travel
Courtney and H.J. Derr

Unless you've been under a travel rock for the past couple of years, you've probably heard about the discovery of Hang Sơn Đoòng (HSD), the largest cave in the world. The good news? It's now open to explorers.

10 Islands For A Perfect Trip To Thailand

minube | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel

After Bangkok edged out London as 2013's most-visited city, Thailand has finally gained global recognition for what seasoned travelers have known all ...

10 Things to Know About Travel in Southeast Asia

Viator | Posted 09.23.2013 | Travel

As much as we highly recommend you visit these places, the prudent traveler will do his/her homework as to abide the laws and traditions of these very different countries, as well as be prepared to face the risks, both financial and otherwise that could wind up tarnishing your vacation.

7 Southeast Asian Islands You've Probably Never Heard Of

Viator | Posted 08.13.2013 | Travel

With tens of thousands of islands in the Southeast Asian region, there is no end to the exploration opportunities constantly rising from the nearest horizon.

You'll Never Guess Where These Amazing Photos Were Taken

Posted 08.23.2013 | Travel

No matter the reason for wanting to travel to Asia -- the dense population, the lookalike cities or even their bizarre flavors (hello, Pepsi Cheetos) ...

PHOTOS: Is This Myanmar's Next Great Hotel?

Posted 03.11.2013 | Travel

Since Myanmar threw open its doors to international tourists several years ago, the Southeast Asian dictatorship has been a huge draw for travelers lo...

Cambodia For Beginners

Fodor's | Posted 12.10.2012 | Travel

Last year, an estimated 1.6 million foreigners descended on the little northwestern city of Siem Reap -- most of them arriving to see the Angkor Temple Complex.

Myanmar Plans Second Airport To Facilitate Tourism Boom

AP | Posted 09.01.2012 | Travel

YANGON, Myanmar — Myanmar called upon local and foreign investors Monday to fund construction of a second airport to serve the country's largest...

PHOTOS: 8 Reasons To Go To Myanmar Now

BootsnAll | Posted 06.05.2012 | Travel

The reclusive country is ready for the spotlight.

Another Great Cambodian Temple Stirs To Life

AP | By DENIS D. GRAY | Posted 03.04.2012 | Travel

BANTEAY CHHMAR, Cambodia -- It's still entwined in mystery and jungle vines, but one of Cambodia's grandest monuments is slowly awakening after eight ...

PHOTOS: 7 Countries With Veg-Friendly Cuisines

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Dolan | Posted 05.30.2012 | Travel

Just because someone enjoys a meat-free diet, doesn’t mean they can’t indulge in local delicacies while on the road. In some countries vegetarian ...