Mandalay, the last royal capital of Myanmar, is a delight for born explorers, temple-hoppers and even penny pinchers. Let our four-day itinerary and travel tips help you make the most of your visit to this famed city without parting with much of your hard-earned cash.
Words & Photography: Abby Yao
Colourful in nature and massive in size, the Sinulog Festival is a much awaited event not only for the Cebuanos, but also for tourists from all over the world. It is a festival unlike any other in Southeast Asia, and it only happens once every year—on the third Sunday of every January. Read our close encounter with this unique festival!
Words & Photography: Irvin Hanni
Art devotees, rejoice! Kuala Lumpur and Penang are home to all things hip and artsy, and exploring their distinctive art scenes is the current craze among urbanites today. Adolescent energy and experimental quintessence can be found through the cities’ vibrant streets and spaces in the most unexpected places. Here are our top picks.
Words by: Shafiqah Shafie
If all you know about Manila are jeepneys rip-roaring on the roads, basketball courts on every street, and karaoke joints on every corner, then you’ve missed out on what this booming megalopolis is all about! Hop on in, fasten your seatbelt, and get schooled on the Big 13 you shouldn’t miss in one of Asia’s most populous yet exciting cities!
Compiled by: Abby Yao
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