Asia Travel Guides

Man, I love Asia! Whether it’s exploring the rice fields of perfect empty beaches of Sri Lanka. Spending months getting lost in Indonesia way beyond Bali or just indulging in the ultimate beach holiday in the Maldives, this places rock.

Some of the friendliest people you will meet and some of the most flavoursome foods you will eat await. Perfect for a one year trip or a short holiday, whatever you are hunting down trust me, Asia rocks.

Safe travels,
Dan

Travel Posts from Asia

Turkey is open for summer 2020: 3 dreamy destinations for 3 types of traveller

Turkey is open for travellers in 2020, but if you want a summer holiday where should you go? Here are some ideas!
11th August 2020/by Daniel James (Dan Flying Solo)

Surprising Singapore: stop stopovers and stay a while…

With the 'worlds best airport' people are lining up to pass through, but I say stop stopovers and discover how diverse this garden city can be! A Singapore travel guide from high rises to wildlife run islands...
21st June 2020/by Daniel James (Dan Flying Solo)

Sado Island: A two-day Tokyo escape of Taiko drums, tub boats and temples

Sado Island isn't far from Tokyo, but it feels a world away. Discover traditional Taiko drums, tub boats, temples and rugged rock formations.
19th June 2020/by Daniel James (Dan Flying Solo)

Singapore’s corner of cool: Chinatown and Keong Saik Road

Singapore might be famed for the futuristic side, but in Chinatown and Keong Saik Road a chilled, chic and traditional experience awaits.
12th June 2020/by Daniel James (Dan Flying Solo)

Reasons to visit Sado Island, Japan

Sado Island provides the chance to step back in time. Discover the top reasons to visit Sado Island, from gold mines to traditions like Tub Boats and Taiko Drumming.
13th April 2020/by Daniel James (Dan Flying Solo)

A quick guide to Tokyo: must-visit neighbourhoods, attractions and easy day trips

Tokyo is a city where you could spend countless days exploring, but here is a quick Tokyo guide of must-visit areas and day-trip ideas.
11th April 2020/by Daniel James (Dan Flying Solo)

Kochi Japan Travel Guide and Top Things to Do

The Kochi Prefecture of Japan is packed with natural wonders and traditional experiences. Discover the top things to do in Kochi travel guide.
10th March 2020/by Daniel James (Dan Flying Solo)

Ultimate Bali Guide + Where to stay in Bali 2020

Bali, the Island of the Gods divides us into love or hate camps. But really, I think it is as simple as picking the right area to stay in to really enjoy your trip. So, where should you stay when you're in Bali?
4th February 2020/by Daniel James (Dan Flying Solo)

In a chaotic world, Kochi, Japan, is the wellness retreat you didn’t know you needed

With deep-sea therapy spas, mountains, forest and crystal-clear rivers for water sports, the Kochi prefecture is an ideal Japan wellness retreat.
18th January 2020/by Daniel James (Dan Flying Solo)

Live the island life: 20 unique islands to visit in 2021

If you like your island life served up with more than sandy feet, these must-visit bucket list islands offer unique wildlife and attractions to explore.
29th December 2019/by Daniel James (Dan Flying Solo)

Pilgrimages, blacksmiths, and festivals: Nine traditional experiences you can enjoy in Kochi, Japan

Looking for traditional experiences in Japan? Kochi Prefecture has you covered: from knife-making and cooking the local dishes to temple pilgrimages.
28th December 2019/by Daniel James (Dan Flying Solo)

Kōchi Castle meets teamLab Digital Art: modern vs tradition in Japan

From the genuis crew behind the now famous digital art installations in Tokyo, teamLab bring their unique digital art to the historic Kōchi Castle.
13th December 2019/by Daniel James (Dan Flying Solo)
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Beyond The Guidebook

Hey! I’m Dan and I am a little bit obsessed with exploring the world, meeting people on the road and can usually be found lost and attached to a camera. I’ve been lucky enough to visit 50+ countries and aim to share the best travel tips, stories and guides here on the blog. If you want to be kept up to date every month + get access to the latest deals and competitions sign up on the form just down there or feel free to stalk me a bit more if you need help planning a trip, click here to get in touch!

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