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Great for up-to-date information on SE Asia lodging and destinations.


Traveler sourced info on destinations around the world. Most helpful for hotels not in Lonely Planet.


Best resource for latest reviews on all types of lodging.


E&O Hotel

Built in 1885 by the Sarkies brothers of The Raffles fame, the newly restored and updated Eastern & Oriental brings you back to the days when Georgetown, Penang was visited by traders from all corners of the world, the British way of life was the life, and the hotel was the centerpiece of the town's social scene.


A boutique fort hotel outside of Jaisalmer, India Suryagarh opened its 62 rooms less than four years ago and is doing everything in its power to become a poster child for India's "Incredible" campaign.

Tour Operators

AJ Hackett Bungy

If you're going to bungy, do it with AJ Hackett. This is the company that invented bungy as we know it, and there's no better place to experience it than New Zealand.


An oil rig turned dive shop, there's nowhere better to stay when exploring the amazing underwater adventure that is Sipadan, Borneo.

Waitomo Adventures

Want to get up close and personal glowworms and a 100-meter long drop into a cave? Look no further than the caves of Waitomo Adventures!

Travel Blogs

Aussie on the Road

One Aussie's search for a life less ordinary.

Bohemian Trails

Megan Eileen is a 26 year-old travel writer & blogger currently based in NYC. Her lust for going ...

Breakaway Backpacker

Jaime just got home from a two year backpacking trip around the world. On his blog he document his ...

Bucket List Journey

Annette is a passionate restaurateur, fearless nibbler and new experience collector who is ...

Captain and Clark

Captain and Clark are two passionate story tellers and explorers. They are driven by an internal ...

Career Break Secrets

Career Break Secrets is your home for fun and informative advice for your often-dreamed-about ...

Chicky Bus

Lisa is a travel addict whose favorite way to get into the moment is to travel off the beaten path. ...

Discovering Ice

Discovering Ice was started by Steph and Andres, an Irish/Colombian couple in their twenties, who ...

Don't Stop Living

Don't Stop Living is the longest running one man travel blog that covers all seven continents. ...

Flip Nomad is a compilation of travel experiences around the Philippines and as well as other ...

Nomadic Samuel

Nomadic Samuel is the travel blog of Canadian travel photographer and writer Samuel Jeffery. ...

An expats' travels around the world, focusing on budget travel, adventure travel, and family travel.

That Backpacker

As a true backpacker to the core, Audrey Bergner enjoys off-the-beaten path adventures. She has ...

The Travelling Squid

Phebe fell in love with India at the tender age of 19, when she lived there for six months. Ever ...


Gareth is a Marketing Director turned Dream Chaser with a passion for slow, meaningful travel. His ...