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

Abu Dhabi Grand Mosque Tour

A quick tour of the Grand Mosque Abu Dhabi

You know those buildings that make you go 'Holy !£$@' - well this was one of them. The Grand Mosque of Abu Dhabi lived up to expectations on my stopover.
21st November 2016/by Daniel James (Dan Flying Solo)
Best Accommodation Sri Lanka

Awesome Hotels in Sri Lanka with incredible pools

I have an addiction for unique hotels, specifically ones with incredible pools. So when I visited Sri Lanka it became a running theme to discover the best this country had to offer.
25th October 2016/by Daniel James (Dan Flying Solo)
Bali Best Hidden Beach

The Best Hidden Beach In Bali. Don’t tell everyone…

Driving on dirt tracks, climbing down steep stairs and dashing through trees of monkeys. It's all worth it when you get to the best beach in Bali!
24th October 2016/by Daniel James (Dan Flying Solo)
Bali Best Hotels

Ultimate Bali Guide + Where to stay in Bali 2017

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?
14th October 2016/by Daniel James (Dan Flying Solo)
Maldives Holiday

Beautiful Places, Breakups and Blues…

The Maldives are one of the most beautiful places I have ever witnessed and also home to some of my most beautiful memories. Should a break up change how we view the world, both past and present?
2nd October 2016/by Daniel James (Dan Flying Solo)
Skyscanner Roulette

7 Steps for a Spontaneous Weekend #SkyscannerRoulette

"How do you travel so much?" is by far the question I am asked the most often and really, the answer is super simple... Ready to find some cheap flights and enjoy a last minute get away?
6th September 2016/by Daniel James (Dan Flying Solo)
Taj Mahal Photography Tips

The Golden Triangle with a Twist

The golden triangle which makes up Agra, Delhi and Jaipur is one of the most famous routes to travel in India. But how can you make it unique? How much of an insight into India do we really want?
1st June 2016/by Daniel James (Dan Flying Solo)
HongKongPhotography

10 Best Budget Things in Hong Kong

I teamed up with Travelex to discover the sights, sounds and buzz of Hong Kong... on a budget! But don't think saving every penny, think getting #LuxuryForLess in this electric city...
30th May 2016/by Daniel James (Dan Flying Solo)
Watermark Bali Swiming Pool Sunrise

Checking in to Jimbaran, Bali

Bali, The Islands of the Gods can get a really bad rep so picking the right place to stay is vital. Beautiful Jimbaran Bay has golden sands, stunning sunsets and the new stylish Watermark Hotel & Spa - what did I think when I went to check it out?
18th April 2016/by Daniel James (Dan Flying Solo)
Agonda India Beach

Agonda Beach India… The ultimate digital detox?

Let me tell you how peaceful, perfect and relaxing Agonda Beach in Goa is. Then I'll tell you why I hated it. if you are after the ultimate digital detox in India, this could well be it...
15th March 2016/by Daniel James (Dan Flying Solo)
Tah Mahal Photography Tips

Taj Mahal Photography Tips & Travel Guide

I'm gonna admit, I used to hate photographing world famous landmarks. Photographing the Taj Mahal is no different, but here are 14 photography tips to help you get a unique view of this famous monument.
3rd March 2016/by Daniel James (Dan Flying Solo)
The Dambulla Caves

The Dambulla Caves: Sri Lanka

The Dambulla caves are just one of eight UNESCO attractions in this country. I happily spent hours admiring the incredible artwork on the walls here. If there is one thing I keep repeating, it is get you ass to Sri Lanka before everyone else does!
12th February 2016/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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