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The Asia region is far greater than most people realise. While many know the countries of South East Asia and even Japan, Korea and China, far fewer know that the countries of the subcontinent and even the Middle East are still regarded as Asian countries.

Why Koh Samui is the best beach town in Thailand

Why Koh Samui is the best beach town in Thailand

In a country known for its beautiful islands we find out if Koh Samui is the best beach town in Thailand and why you should visit.
Kuching is the ideal short break for those whole love culture, wildlife and great food

The Best Places in Asia for a short getaway – Part Two

We have asked some travellers to tell us the best places in Asia to spend a few days. See where they chose.
Malaysia's beautiful Kapas Island is the perfect escape from a busy lifestyle

The Best Places in Asia for a short getaway – Part One

We have asked some travellers to tell us the best places in Asia to spend a few days. See where they chose.
While it may not be the first way to see this country that comes to your mind, there is plenty of variety to be had on an easy driving 7 day Malaysia road trip.

7 Day Malaysia Road Trip

While it may not be the first way to see this country that comes to your mind, there is plenty of variety to be had on an easy driving 7 day Malaysia road trip. Expect...

Travelling by Bicycle with myfiveacres.com

When you think of travelling by bicycle you probably image a tough slog of early mornings, Tour de France style punishing days of riding and uncomfortable nights trying to lessen the muscle pains. But is that the reality?
It started out like any other tourist trip to Thailand. A few days in the laid back Northern town of Chiang Mai, a week with the Russians and Germans in a Phuket resort, and was to finish with a couple of days in Bangkok to see some attractions and do a little shopping.

One night in Bangkok

It started out like any other tourist trip to Thailand. A few days in the laid back Northern town of Chiang Mai, a week with the Russians and Germans in a Phuket resort, and...