Asia travel - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Asia travel


Destinasi wisata wajib di 5 negara Asia

Dec 11, 2017 - 5:04 PM

Simak 5 destinasi wisata andalan masing-masing negara

Southeast Asia budget guide: 4 countries, 23 Days, P33,000 all in

Jun 05, 2016 - 9:15 PM

A detailed budget itinerary by traveler Jayson Concepcion shows the complete expense breakdown of his trip which cost him P33 000 for a full 23 days of travel

A picture taken in 2011 near Chiang Mai, shows statues inside Wat Phrathat Doi Suthep temple. Photo by Philippe Hugen/AFP

Albay bags Top Destination award

Oct 23, 2015 - 7:08 PM

Albay wins the Top Destination Award for the Pacific Asia Travel Association CEO Challenge 2015 and will work with TripAdvisor to develop a marketing campaign

TOP DESTINATION. Albay province bags the Top Destination award for Pacific Asia Travel Association's $1 million CEO Challenge. In the photo above, a farmer collects grass in his rice paddy near the Mayon Volcano seen from Daraga Town in Legazpi City, Albay province in 2006. File photo by Dennis M Sabangan/EPA

4 Unesco World Heritage Sites Pinoys can visit visa-free

Aug 08, 2015 - 8:06 PM

If you have a Philippine passport you won t need a visa to visit these beautiful locations just waiting to be your next travel destination

HOI AN. Beautiful lights in Hoi An, Vietnam. Photo by Aoshi VN /

'Papa, come home': Relatives of AirAsia passengers wait in agony

Dec 28, 2014 - 10:03 PM

Relatives of people aboard missing AirAsia flight QZ 8501 are getting anxious as the search for the plane is suspended on Sunday evening December 28

WAITING. A relative holds up a phone showing a photo that was allegedly taken and sent before by the person in the photo before boarding the missing Malaysian carrier AirAsia flight QZ8501 in Malang, East Java, Indonesia. Photo by Aman/AFP

With Withlocals, you can be tour guide or traveler

Aug 04, 2014 - 5:34 PM

Take a fruit carving class in Bali see Kathmandu on a motorbike eat like a king in Vietnam – these are just some of the things to do on Withlocals com

Jakarta: To learn a city, look to street food

May 09, 2014 - 8:00 PM

Will you find clean and brightly lit hawker centers or sticky tables underneath a tarp roof? writes former Jakarta resident Bea Pantoja Regardless of what awaits the street food experience isn’t one to be missed

Cambodia: A gastronomic adventure

Sep 01, 2013 - 3:08 AM

They may look unusual but Cambodians swear by these yummy treats

Nom Banh Chok or Khmer noodle