• East Asia

Step into East Asia

The countries of East Asia have captured people’s imagination for centuries. Their rich histories, millennia long traditions, captivating cultures and incredible cuisine have attracted travellers for over a thousand years. The ancient aspects of these lands blend with the modern, resulting in a fascinating mix, with layer upon layer ready to be discovered, waiting to be explored.



Plants and flowers line the back of the Tainan Confucius Temple complex wall
A catamaran sails on the calm water at sunset off the south coast of Jeju Island
A barman makes a cocktail in TCRC , one of the best places to eat and drink in Tainan.
A female Olle Trail hiker standing by a Hallabong mosaic mural, looking out to sea on Jeju Island
The Best Beaches On Jeju Island
An intricately arranged motorbike repair shop in Dadaocheng, Taipei, Taiwan
7 Days In The Gobi: A curious kid in small town Mongolia
A Guide to Hahoe: Korea's Most Charming Folk Village
The Essential Guide to Visiting the Tsaatan Reindeer Herders, Mongolia
Sitting area at Ikoi Ryokan, Kurokawa Onsen
A True Gobi Welcome
Budget Gobi Tour: Sunset over the Khongor sand dunes, the Gobi, Mongolia
Sunset Point: the best sunset spot in Tongyeong
Diving Jeju Island South Korea
The Essential Seoul City Guide
A Week On The Olle: Jeju Olle Video
Hiking Hallasan: South Korea's Highest Peak
A boldly coloured huge lantern hangs at the entrance to Longshan Temple, Taipei
Teaching English in Korea: Work, Travel & Save - Kindergarten Crafts
Korean Food: Kimchi Jjigae
7 Best Things To Do In Taipei
Yokjido A Korean Island Guide
Taipei Night Market Culture: A Quick Guide
Day Trip From Taipei: Releasing sky lanterns at night at Pingxi, Taiwan
Essential Busan City Guide - Fish Wall at Gamcheon Culture Village
Bijindo: Two local women protected from the hot sun walk in front of a sashimi shack
Looking towards one of Saryangdo Island's suspension bridges from the ridge hiking trail, with the road bridge and surrounding islands in the distance, South Korea
Sandstorm: The tents set up on stony ground in Qinghai Province, China