Asia Travels

VietNam – Land of the Viet People

Vietnam – Land of the Sleeping Dragon Vietnam is a country of enprmous contrasts – from the calmness and tranquillity of the countryside to the madness of the traffic in the big cities. This is from our journey from north to south in the winter of 2018 CLICK

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Dining and drinking in Zhuhai

Dining with Friends in Zhuhai   Tonight we’re having dinner with our hosts. Yan, our travel companion has a brother-in-law, Laogan, who runs several restaurants in Zhuhai and he has invited us to dine in one together with the whole family.   He turns out to be a big, rugged

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Zhuhai, South China

So high in Zhuhai. Woke up early this morning, the boat to Zhuhai leaves at 12.30 but we’re expected to be at the jetty in  good time and with all the luggage we carry, we’ll have to take a taxi to the jetty. We’re informed by our Chinese companion that

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Sun Setting over the Andaman sea

Langkawi Island

      The Langkawi Island is situated off the coast in the very north of Malaysia, close to the border with Thailand. It has not yet reached the top of the Asian holiday-destinations but tourism is beginning to take its toll. This can be clearly seen in the capital,

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Exploring HongKong’s WanChai Market

‘Outdoor shopping in Hong Kong’ Wandering through Hong Kong’s WanChai Market. Hong Kong is an impressive sight with all its glass and concrete palaces. The tall high-rises tower over the city and tell the world of Hong Kong’s economical position and its “westerness”. But wander just a couple of blocks

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