You will find below our selection of Backpackers' sites
covering different countries within Asia.
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A solo backpacker's journey of body mind and soul - full of colourful
photos, cultural observations and travel tips...
Backpacking Tips Asia
This website offers valuable information on backpacking in Asia: Insider-tips,
travel stories, a unique Asia blog and personal reviews of places visited in
Thailand, Laos, Cambodia, Malaysia and India.
A Year in the Life
One traveller's day-by-day diary of a year-long journey through Japan,
China, Thailand, Laos, Vietnam, Cambodia, Malaysia, Singapore, Australia, New
Zealand, America and Canada
Photos from many countries, classified by country and by theme (sunsets,
reflections on water, panoramas). The website covers two long overland trips
across Europe and Asia with many photos and travel stories.
Online Community and Discussion Boards for all adventure seekers
A Guide To Asia
A Travel Guide to Asia with Traveling Tips, History and Culture, Language,
Government, Climate, Entry Requirements, Tourist Destinations, Attractions,
Places of Interest of Asian Countries. Covering Brunei, Cambodia, China,
Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Burma, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and
A photographic journey
A display of photographs taken during the trips of a backpacker from
Singapore : China, Laos, Cambodia, Myanmar, India, Sikkim, Malaysia and
Singapore. Splendid photos!
in Asia & China
A many months photographic adventure around
China,... Hundreds of photos classified by locality or thema with
text in English and French. And this site can also be displayed in Flash 4 !
Accounts and photographs on
trips to Thailand, Taiwan, Cambodia, Turkey, China, Malaysia and Korea for
volunteer work, teaching and backpacking.
Backpacker.it - World as Stefano sees it
Travelogues and photos from
the several journeys worldwide of another italian backpacker, including useful
links and info for backpackers. Countries covered: Australia, Namibia, Morocco,
Syria, Lebanon, Cape Verde, Indonesia, New Zealand, Fiji, USA, Malaysia,
Uzbekistan, Italy, etc. Great looking site but only a few parts in english...
Ignazio Stefano Zanetta
The site is my personal
travel's photo album, with country information, guide, and travel diary about
Thailand, Malaysia, Laos, Vietnam, Cambodia, China, Cuba, Israel and Egypt. Some
nice photos but text only in italian...
80 countries in 5 continents:
images, itineraries, and travel logs from the world by Carlo Paschetto &
Emanuela Gris. Special: Asia Overland, six months on the road... English site
under construction... Learn italian!
Backpacking for life
Personal backpacking trips and working experiences abroad
in Australia, England, Southeast Asia, Mongolia and South America. A lot of pictures, travelogues, information, off the beaten tracks, maps, etc.
A great philosophy and a huge site!
Impressions from bicycle travels
Visual stories from America, India, Nepal
and Indonesia; Cycling photos, slide show and travelogues.
7 month in South East Asia
during the year 2000. This French guy brought back 400 pictures and 55 mp3 files!
Countries include Laos, Cambodia, Nepal, Myanmar, Malaysia and Indonesia. Most
of the site is in French but a translation is in progress.
The Baron's Cybercastle
Articles on expat life in China and Japan,
a brief Japan travel guide and nice travelogues on a few Chinese adventures...
Lots of nice pictures about
Malaysia (West, Sarawak and Sabah), Laos, Cambodia and Thailand with some
interesting text as an extra.
This great personal site, well
designed, contains the stories and nice photographs of David's different travels around the
world and in particular Cambodia, China, Hong Kong, Japan, Macau, Philippines, Singapore,
Thailand and Vietnam. Certainly more to come...
Off the beaten track
A useful site about Laos, Cambodia & Vietnam :
what you need to know, what to expect, the highlights, various tips &
advices (and good ones !), photos, etc. Don't miss it !
A well designed site from an enthusiastic traveler with good
practical info about Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore and Indonesia (looking to
expand) plus lovely photos, useful links and more...
This beautiful gallery illustrates in 400
splendid images the people, culture and sights of the Theravada countries of Southeast Asia: Myanmar (Burma), Thailand, Laos, and Cambodia.
Unfortunately not too many comments...
Une serie de trois spendides sites sur le Cambodge, le Laos et la
Birmanie. Suivez le guide le long d'itineraires aux belles photos et courts
recits. Ca donne envie d'y retourner !
An extensive travelogue by Geoff and Sarah, two young Americans on a long journey. No photos here but interesting essays about diverse aspects of Asia, in particular China (do not miss the "Chinese Oddities" section), Cambodia, Laos, Thailand & Vietnam. Another section deals with the preparation of such a long journey.
Well worth reading !
A nice site about a dynamic Malaysian girl who loves backpacking : the
number of countries she visited (in particular in Asia) is impressing !
The site is basically about her great photos (and paintings) but there are also
some interesting comments. Have a deep look !
A great site realized by Bernhard Heiser and covering Cambodia, Laos and
Myanmar. Interesting travelogues, good tips & info, nice photos and lot's of
useful links !
Around The World
Another great site for bikers with an extensive choice of countries,
incl. Thailand, Myanmar, Malaysia, Indonesia, India & Nepal. Lot's of tips,
interesting travelogues, nice photos, good selection of links,... A superb
the painter !
This original site, developed by a Friend of mine, is about a French
artist living and traveling around Asia : it presents some of her colorful
paintings, in parallel with the photos taken. Another vision of Asia !
Asia with Mr. Pumpy !
A great well designed site for all those who have dreamt to take
a bike as a travel companion one day. They will find the rides, the roads and the
facts about Malaysia, Thailand, Laos, Vietnam, Cambodia, Indonesia and India
(more to come) plus loads of links and photos. Two pumps up !
Doug Burnett's Travelogues
Doug has been writing travelogues
since 1994. Not specific to Asia, it includes India (Feb 1997), China & HK
(April 1998), Thailand & Cambodia (Feb 2000) and Uzbekistan (Sept 2000). No
photos. No elaborate design. Just interesting texts.
An original interactive site loaded with 250 photos from
all around Asia and a questions for the visitors to answer : Where are they
taken from ? If you do not find, you can link to numerous boards and
Forums to get help !
the World in 80 clicks
A great looking site with some good photos about short trips in
various Asian countries (China, HK, Macau, Thailand, Cambodia, Malaysia,
Singapore, Philippines, Indonesia, India,...) and an extension to the world !
of the World
Superb photos of women and kids, some in traditional costumes, of
various countries around the world. The selection for Asia include Laos,
Cambodia, Vietnam, Myanmar and Bali.
Ayse and Jan's travelspot
A well designed site with good commented photos of a few
countries in Asia (China, Thailand, Laos & Malaysia), plus a large selection
of travel and food links.