What are the 10 Must Visit Cities in Asia? I was recently asked by a Chiang Mai friend to give a comparison of two Asian cities she was thinking of visiting, my friend has visited many Asian countries so it was easy to give her the advice. This got me thinking, what if you wanted […]
From the days of Marco Polo, Asia has captivated people from all over the World.
Asia’s close proximity to Australia makes it one of the most popular regions visited by Australians. We are no exception, and have travelled extensively through Asia since our youth.
We later introduced our children into the delights of travel, when we explored Asia as a young family. I will never forget the look of wonder in their eyes through these journeys, making our travel experience even more fulfilling.
We have enjoyed many Asian cities and hope you will too. Here are the stories of our travels.
Click below to read our city guides for Asia:
When is the Best time to visit Chiang Mai? We have been living in Chiang Mai Thailand and using it as a base for travel on and off for almost a year now and have discovered that the Best Time to Visit Chiang Mai is from November until February and during April. This coincides with […]
The last 2 days of our Vietnamese adventure were spent in Ho Chi Minh City, formerly the city of Saigon. We were surprised that many of the locals throughout Vietnam still refer to Ho Chi Minh City as Saigon, a city that was constantly on the nightly news during my childhood and early teens. Here are […]
What to see in Hoi An When we started planning our trip to Vietnam, most people we talked to said “You have to go to Hoi An!” So our third stop in a week in Vietnam just had to be Hoi An. To get to Hoi An we flew from Hanoi to Da Nang International […]
Hanoi to Halong Bay Cruise The second leg of our week in Vietnam began with the 4 hour bus journey from Hanoi to Halong Bay for our Halong Bay Cruise. A UNESCO World Heritage site, Halong Bay is famous for its towering limestone formations and peaceful inlets. There is a legend that Halong Bay was […]
Things to do during 3 Days in Hanoi After finishing our House sit in Hong Kong we decided to fulfil our goal of having a week in Vietnam, something we had promised ourselves since leaving Australia. Our first stop, 3 days in Hanoi. We chose to stay in Hanoi’s Old Quarter and decided on a Hotel […]
Who are Alan & Rosalind?
In our mid 50’s we left our jobs to pursue our passion travelling the world. We used our initial base in Thailand to hop between Southeast Asian countries. During this time we decided to document our travels in our blog Frequent Traveller. Today we travel full time exploring as many countries as we can. Our goal is to show YOU how you can Travel the world adventurously, safely, and cost effectively without sacrificing some of life's little luxuries just as we do.
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