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Phuket Thailand Information Guide

Phuket

Phuket is an island off the southwest coast of the country of Thailand in the Andaman Sea. It’s the largest of the 33 islands that make up Phuket Province. It’s a popular tropical destination due to low price, nice beaches, great nightlife, and beautiful women. There are two seasons in Phuket, the dry and the wet season. Wet season runs from May through October and Dry season runs from November through February. You can save considerably by going during the wet season, up to about 50% off. Some major airlines offer direct flights to Phuket or there is a stopover in Thailand’s capital city, Bangkok. Phuket is a popular destination for backpackers who are traveling on a tight budget. Read more »

Singapore Travel Guide

Singapore Merlion - Holiday Chaser

Singapore, you’ve probably heard of it as a country known for its cleanliness, strict rules, and super low crime rate. Singapore is an island smaller than Hong Kong located in between Malaysia and Indonesia. Chinese make up the majority of the population while Malay and Indian make up about 10% each of the population. Almost everyone can speak English so it’s easy for travelers to get assistance. Singapore is a small island so one can finish visiting the whole country in probably 2-3 days. Singapore is an ideal destination for a stopover before you visit more countries in Asia. Read more »

Hong Kong Today

Hong Kong, a bustling city with about 7 million residents, is located on the southeast coast of China surrounded by the South China Sea. Hong Kong today is separated into 3 parts: Kowloon Peninsula, Hong Kong Island, and New Territories. Once a British colony, Hong Kong now is a Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China (SAR). Although covering only an area of 1,104 sq km; don’t be fooled by its small size since there are so many things to do and see in Hong Kong. Read more »