In the aftermath of Super Typhoon Haiyan, AirAsia Regional Head of Operations Improvement Stuart Michael Cross went on a different kind of island hopping: bringing relief supplies and evacuating survivors of the typhoon which wrought massive destruction and loss of lives across the Visayan islands of Central Philippines. Stuart narrates his experiences on this humanitarian mission.
As central Philippines recovers from the devastation of Super Typhoon Haiyan, many of the nation’s 7,107 islands are ready to receive visitors. The monsoon season has come to a close, making now the ideal time for a beach getaway. Help kickstart the local economy by turning up on these shores. No two islands are the same in this archipelago, so here are 7 to get you started on your holiday planning.
Compiled by Abby Yao
The weather in Thailand may be scorching, yet the true ‘heat’ of the country comes from its spicy (and some not so spicy) local dishes. Eating in Thailand is an exhilarating experience – both for the palate and your appetite. For an unforgettable gastronomical adventure, here is a list of Top 10 dishes for when you’re looking to eat your way through Thailand.
By: Ellyse Ng
Beyond beautiful sarong kebaya and colourful shophouses, the Peranakan heritage is the unseen thread that binds Southeast Asian nations together. We asked our writer Ari about his fascination with the subject and he shared what he discovered on his travels around the region.
Words by Ari Fajar
When Chris Hemsworth aka Thor aka Every-Girl’s-Dream-Come-True was in Asia lately for the filming of Michael Mann’s movie, fans traversed from Hong Kong to Singapore to Malaysia chasing after the chiselled Adonis for a glimpse of him. Asia is fast becoming filming hotspots for blockbuster movies, so it’s no surprise that Asia is deemed to be the next ‘Hollywood’. Get your popcorns ready for our favourite movie spots in Asia!
Words by: Shafiqah Shafie
When the world’s biggest book sale is in town, the Travel 3Sixty team braves through crowds (and inevitable drowsiness) to stock up on the team’s personal libraries. Here are some tips that will hopefully make your book-browsing experience a good one!
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