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nomadic tourism

Indonesia Promotes Nomadic Tourism for Budget Travelers

The Tourism Ministry has created a campaign to attract backpackers or budget travelers with nomadic tourism, Tourism Minister Arief Yahya said on Thursday as reported by...

How to Stay Out of the Malls This Sunday

I’m sure a lot of us have been through this scenario; it’s Sunday afternoon, and you have visitors in town. You’ve already taken them to your favourite malls and...

Tasting the Best Seafood in Portugal

Fancy a trip to Western Europe? Have you ever thought about Portugal as a destination? With its gorgeous coastline and mild Mediterranean climate, it’s one of the...

Discovering Western Australia in a Campervan

Whenever expats ask me for advice on where to travel to from Jakarta, I suggest Western Australia and not the other parts of Asia. The capital city of Western Australia...

The Most Insane Doner Kebab in Istanbul

Have you ever seen such a glorious mound of meat? Travel and food vlogger Mark Wiens discovers the most insane doner kebab in Istanbul, Turkey, on a trip through the...

The Biggest Lobster Tom Yum Soup in the World?

Have you ever had a bowl of tom yum soup bigger than the diameter of your car hubcaps? You can try this delicious novelty at Talad Rot Fai Ratchada in Bangkok, Thailand....

Great Market Eats in Kunming, China

Ever wonder what to buy when traveling through a Chinese market in Kunming, China? Food and travel vlogger Mark Wiens shows us the way through one of the popular local...

Setulang – A Stay in the Forest, North Kalimantan

When I arrived at Setulang Village, I noticed there were no supermarkets to be seen anywhere. The village is located miles from any major town.  It is nestled along the...

Take a Journey To Thailand to try Halal Thai Food

Think you know Thailand? Although the majority of the population are Buddhists, there is roughly four percent of the population who are Muslim. You can find most Thai...

Take a Street Food Tour in Mombasa, Kenya

Food and travel vlogger Mark Wiens recently traveled to Mombasa, and was able to meet up with Farhana Oberson who specialises in travel and culture vlogging in Africa....

The Tangkoko Tarsier Trail

It is pitch dark and the night is full of sound: cicadas, the waves of the Molucca Sea, and the music of the rainforest frogs. Led by torchlight, we search for one of...

Explore Mount Bromo and Lombok

Joey Baeten from JoesFlow wrote a travelogue about his adventures climbing Mount Bromo and traveling through Lombok. Read this excerpt from his YouTube channel:...

What to do in George Town (Penang, Malaysia)

Ever wonder where to go for a three or four day weekend whilst you’re slogging away at work in Southeast Asia? George Town, located on the island of Penang in...

Adventure Travel through Sumatra, Java, Bali and Lombok

To be young and free again to travel the country! Watch this gorgeously shot travel-adventure video from JoesFlow on YouTube and fall in love with Indonesia all over...