Posts Tagged ‘asia’

Best in Travel: Flashpacking, Malang and Sunsets

Every Wednesday, we round up the best of the online travel media and feature it here on Best in Travel. To join in the fun, follow us on  on Twitter @WildJunket and tag your favorite stories with #WJmag. We’ll bring  t...


Best in Travel: The Basque Country, Safety and Backpacking in Asia

Every Wednesday, we round up the best of the online travel media and feature it here on Best in Travel. To join in the fun, follow us on  on Twitter @WildJunket and tag your favorite stories with #WJmag. We’ll bring  t...



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Hello Backpackers, Hualien

if you're looking for a clean and affordable place to stay in Hualien, this is a great option.


Book Giveaway: Beneath the Lantern’s Glow Book of Travel Sketches

Talented sketch artist and regular contributor to WildJunket Magazine, Candace Rose Rardon, has recently launched her first book of travel sketches, Beneath the Lantern’s Glow.  The book is a collection of watercolor sketch...



Lights in the Night Sky: Thailand

Originally published in WildJunket Magazine Summer 2013 ilence seeped throughout the crowd as my friends and I lit our lantern, holding it steady as it filled with hot air. Around us, every inch of the grass field was covered ...


How to Land a Job Teaching English in Paradise

While English teaching jobs are a dime a dozen, finding a job in a beautiful place is not quite as easy.  When it comes to Asia, the big, polluted cities have plenty of positions to go around.  But as soon you seek to live ou...



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Kupu Kupu Beach Villas and Spa, Koh Phangan

Waking up in the morning with the ocean just a stone’s throw from our villa with nothing else but coconut palms in view, we had found paradise. Here on Koh Phangan we had found the ideal island getaway: Kupa Kupa Beach Villa...


10 Ways to Pack Lighter

When packing to travel around the world, it’s easy to get carried away (ha! Carried! Get it?!) and over-pack in anticipation of needing that dress or those pants.  In reality, it’s easy to chip away at the packing list...



Survival of the Fittest: Hong Kong

Originally published in WildJunket Magazine Spring 2013 t was Sunday morning in Hong Kong, and Ka Ho Restaurant was packed.  For it being the weekend, we were surprised at how many people were out. We had just spent the week ...


Top 10 Beaches In Asia

We’ve spent about 18 months traveling in Asia, which has given us an idea of which beaches are beautiful, and which are not. Asia boasts stretches of powder white sands, aquamarine waters and sheer soaring cliffs, which u...