Thailand

Traveling in Haze: What You Need To Do by Ryan Buaron

A perennial environmental issue in Southeast Asia, the transboundary haze has wreak havoc in many countries causing travel delays, school and airport closures and endangered the health of millions.

Caused by the slash and burn techniques in forest clearing in Indonesian provinces - the general public in many of the affected countries (including Indonesia) just feel so helpless and powerless.

If you are traveling or going to be staying in Malaysia, Singapore, Southern Thailand, Brunei Darussalam and parts of Indonesia, read on for some helpful tips in dealing with haze.

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11 Essential Travel Tips That You Must Remember! by Scott Allford

I’ve been travelling for a while now, and it’s been over a decade since I had a place to call my own in my home country. I’ve had a lot of great travel experiences and some not so great ones as well, but I like to think that as a whole they’ve brought me to where I am now and will help me to have even better experiences in the future. Fingers crossed!

I’ve read a lot of different blogs giving pointless ‘tips’ about you shouldn’t do when you travel – “Don’t pose like you’re holding up the Leaning Tower of Pisa.” “Don’t post too frequently about your travels on Facebook.” Seriously, if you want to do those things, go for it. It doesn’t hurt anyone and it’s your holiday. Rather than writing about what you shouldn’t do, I’d like to share some of the things I’ve learnt to do to make my travels even more enjoyable. 

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