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About the Cost of Living in Thailand

The cost of living in Thailand is basically connected to two things: whether you are a local or a foreigner and what kind of lifestyle you expect to have while there. Living like a local would probably mean less access to certain luxuries, but it will also allow you to spend less, especially in basi

Bali Tourism Information

The island of Bali is located in the Republic of Indonesia, to the east of the island of Java. It is a popular tourist destination, attracting more than 1.4 million tourists between January 2008 and September 2008. Bali is famous for its natural and cultural attractions, including beaches, mountains

How to Travel to India's Pushkar Camel Fair

There's nothing quite like the sight of 50,000 camels from all over south and central Asia, gathered together in one spot and surrounded by miles and miles of sandy desert. Welcome to the Pushkar Camel Fair, a yearly event in the Indian state of Rajasthan and centered around the small desert town of

Hotels in Kamala, Thailand

The island of Phuket retains many of its traditional Bhuddist shrines.elephant statues at wat chalong, phuket, thailand image by Gina Smith from Fotolia.comKamala is a village and bay blessed with a long sandy beach and set on the Thai island of Phuket in the Andaman Sea, to the west of...

Phuket Beaches

Phuket's success can be boiled down to its beaches - miles and miles of them on Phuket's west coast. We explore Phuket's beaches and its other attractions.

Hotels in Ooty, Tamil Nadu

Situated in the Blue Mountains of western Tamil Nadu, Ootacamund is a popular tourist destination in southern India that is known for its colonial architecture and mild climate. Nicknamed Ooty, the town stands amidst numerous attractions, including the Ooty Botanical Garden, the Nilgiri...

Guide to Bangkok Tuk Tuks

Tuk tuks! They're colorful, three-wheeled vehicles used for transporting people and goods and they're all over Bangkok. Tuk tuks can be an inexpensive, convenient way to get around, but you can also get taken for a ride if you're not careful!

The Best Hotels in Mussoorie, India

The majestic Himalayas.thamserku, himalaya image by Andreas Blakkolb from Fotolia.comOne of the most popular hill stations in India, Mussoorie isn't known as the Queen of the Hills for nothing. Located in the foothills of the Himalayas, Mussoorie offers the breathtaking spectacle of the...

Manali India

Manali, India, is a popular mountain town in Himachal Pradesh with plenty to do. Read about where to stay, getting to Manali, and the numerous adventures in the area.

Cheap Tours in Thailand

Thailand attracts tourists from all over the world.bangkok image by Adrian Hillman from Fotolia.comCheap tours are available throughout Thailand. "Thailand is a popular travel destination, and tourist facilities and services are available throughout the country," according to the U.S....

Ao Nang, Thailand Hotels

Enjoy Thai cuisine in Ao Nang.Mark Harris/Photodisc/Getty ImagesAo Nang is primarily a family and sports destination in southern Thailand. It is a well developed area, but still possesses the charm and peacefulness of Thailand. The town is located close to the fishing, diving and kayaking...

The Best Hotels in Indonesia

Indonesia is an exotic vacation destination that is growing in popularity. Indonesia offers a great variety of resorts and spas for travelers looking for luxurious accommodations. Bali is home to many beachfront resorts and spas that blend modern accommodations with spiritual elements of yoga and m

Cheap Hotels in Denpasar, Indonesia

Bali has a number of tourist attractions.Bali Gate image by Fiorelino from Fotolia.comDenpasar is the capital of the island of Bali in Indonesia. The island is famous as a tropical tourist destination, with travelers flocking to the region from around the world. Accommodations on the...

Tokyo Disney Attractions

Disneyland Tokyo has a sushi restaurant close to the front gate.sushi image by Galina Shane from Fotolia.comDisneyland in Tokyo, Japan is divided into seven main areas: World Bazaar, Tomorrowland, Toontown, Fantasyland, Critter Country, Westernland and Adventureland. Although very similar...

Hotels in Anjuna Beach, Goa

Anjuna, Goa draws travelers seeking uncrowded beaches.anjuna beach 1 image by Diorgi from Fotolia.comA former Portuguese colony, Goa is now the smallest state in India known for its beaches and historic colonial architecture. Anjuna, a small village located on the northern coast of Goa,...

Cheap Bungalows on Bophut Beach

Bophut Beach, on the Northern coast of Samui, is a popular beach but nowhere near as crowded as Chaweng. While the selection of cheap bungalows isn't as good as you'll find on Maenam Beach, there are some very inexpensive places to stay here if you're willing to trade some amenities,