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10 Essential Tips For Public Transport in South East Asia!

Thursday, May 7, 2015

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10 Essential Tips For Public Transport in South East Asia!

Chicken buses, tuk tuks, songthaews… Whether you’re on the so-called "VIP’ nightbus in Thailand, the public jeepney in Manila, or just learning to handle a scooter, being in transit in South East Asia provides just as many stories as the destinations themselves. Will you ever get there? Here are 10 essential tips on how to cope with the weird and wonderful transport options of South East Asia...

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10 Ways to Prepare For Life as a Backpacker

Wednesday, May 4, 2011

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10 Ways to Prepare For Life as a Backpacker

Ants in your rice, squat toilets and "Hello Motorbike?!" Traveller Jessica Bryn Thomas offers some important tips about how to adapt to life as a backpacker in South East Asia. If you are wondering how to prepare for your travels, read Jessica's 10 quirky suggestions. Forget the guide book and mosquito net - have a cold shower, google 'how to use the bum gun' and buy a rooster NOW!

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The Do’s and Don’ts of Haggling in South East Asia

Wednesday, July 21, 2010

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The Do’s and Don’ts of Haggling in South East Asia

Backpacking on a budget? Learn how to make your dollar stretch a long way with this Do's and Don'ts guide to haggling in South East Asia. From tuk tuk rides to trips to the market you need to be armed with your skills everywhere you go.

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