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Cambodia Wildlife Experiences – Where to Enjoy Ethical Animal Encounters

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Cambodia wildlife experiences include everything from spending time with rescued sun bears and moon bears at the Phnom Tamao Wildlife Rescue Centre near Phnom Penh to volunteering at the Elephant Valley Project in the Mondulkiri jungle. Cambodia wildlife experiences don’t get the attention they deserve. It’s difficult to compete with stupendous Angkor Wat and the ...

Lord Howe Island – Australia’s Little Piece of Paradise in the Pacific

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Lord Howe Island is a little piece of Australian paradise in the Pacific and it's just a two-hour and twenty-minute flight northeast of Sydney, off the coast of New South Wales. Yet sub-tropical Lord Howe couldn’t be more different, its pristine environment more closely resembling that of New Zealand than mainland Australia. Lord Howe Island. ...

Best Southeast Asian Wineries to Sip Local Wine and Savour Views

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Southeast Asian wineries are a novelty for most visitors to the tropical region. The chance to see vineyards skirted by coconut palms is a singular experience – especially when an elephant and his mahout amble between the vines. For most travellers, Southeast Asian wineries aren’t even on their agenda. But who can resist visiting a winery where ...

Best Fujifilm Cameras and Lenses for Travel and Food Photography

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Best Fujifilm cameras and lenses for travel and food photography? It's a question I get asked almost weekly – mainly by travellers coming to do our travel and food writing and photography retreats and culinary tours. Here's advice from the perspective of a pro travel and food photographer and a Nikon user at that. Once people ...

Christmas Gifts for Travel Photographers and Travellers Who Love Photography

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Gifts for travel photographers and travellers who love photography may seem dull to the gift giver looking for something special. But for photographers – professional and amateurs – who shoot a tonne of photos when they travel, these practical photo accessories will be greatly appreciated. A travel photographer always has a wish list. It doesn't matter whether ...

Cambodia Food Tour – Handmade, Home-Cooked, Hands-On Edition 2018 Dates

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Our new Cambodia food tour focuses on the handmade, home-cooked and hands-on. You’ll observe living culinary traditions at risk of disappearing, do Cambodian cooking classes and market tours with Siem Reap's best chefs, get lessons in Cambodian barbecue and traditional desserts, and try your hand at making fermented rice noodles and crafting Khmer cocktails. UPDATE: ...

48 Hours in Hoi An Vietnam – A Two Day Itinerary for Food Lovers

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48 hours in Hoi An is just enough time to get a taste of Central Vietnam’s culinary capital and its distinctive cuisine, superb street food and cooking classes, and outstanding restaurants. But be warned: it will leave you wanting to return for more. Here’s how to spend 48 hours in Hoi An, Vietnam. If you’re ...