It’s not hard to imagine the backpacking scene in mainland Southeast Asia as an organism, something that is living, breathing, growing. And if you picture the roads and air routes as the veins and arteries, you’ll find the heart of this dynamic creature in Thailand.
Here are some recommended DIY itineraries for Bangkok, Thailand, and Siem Reap, Cambodia, for 4 DAYS, 5 DAYS, 6 DAYS, 7 DAYS (1 WEEK), and 8 DAYS! With breakdown of travel expenses! Bangkok and Siem Reap are two of the most popular destinations in the Southeast Asian region. Both are
Planning a trip to Bangkok, Thailand? Here are 7 recommended DIY BANGKOK ITINERARIES for 1 DAY (LAYOVER), 2 DAYS, 3 DAYS, 4 DAYS, 5 DAYS, 6 DAYS, and 7 DAYS (1 WEEK), with budget estimates and tour recommendations. Thailand is the most visited country in the Southeast Asian region, welcoming
Bangkok is the epicenter of Southeast Asia’s backpacking scene, thanks to its central location, cheap costs, and direct flights from almost every major city worldwide. Naturally, travelers use this as entry point and jump off point to other destinations not just in Thailand but in the ASEAN region. Most travelers
Hua Lamphong Station is Bangkok’s main railway station run and managed by the State Railway of Thailand, connecting the capital to the far reaches of the country. It is a station that is known by many names that it can get really confusing, especially for first time travelers. The official
A backpacking hub in Southeast Asia and a choice jump-off point to other destinations along the “Banana Pancake Trail”, Bangkok may strike non-backpackers as wild, rough, and not family-friendly. BUT! That is absolutely not the case. I was one of those who dismissed it as one that is only good
Here’s our most recent, most comprehensive BANGKOK TRAVEL GUIDE BLOG that you can use to plan your trip. As always, with sample Bangkok itinerary for 4 days 3 nights, and travel tips on where to stay, how much budget to spend, and things to do. Last updated: October 2018. If
So you have only two weeks to travel around Southeast Asia? Well, that’s definitely NOT enough, but you can still have a great time. This topic — sample 2-week multi-country itineraries for Southeast Asia — is one of the most requested from us. And we get it. Travelers who have
If you’re still planning your backpacking route, here are some sample DIY SOUTHEAST ASIA ITINERARIES for 5 DAYS, 6 DAYS, and 7 DAYS (1 WEEK), with cost estimates and tour recommendations. These cover only INDOCHINA, MALAYSIA, and SINGAPORE. We always encourage people to stay longer at destinations, but we all
Crossing land borders terrifies me. I don’t know why. In my early years of travel, I jumped from one country to another by plane. But when you’re backpacking across continental Southeast Asia, it often can’t be helped because it is the easiest, cheapest way, especially for the Bangkok-Siem Reap route.