Asia Archive

A Newbie’s Guide on How to Get From Dubai to Abu Dhabi

Dubai and Abu Dhabi are the two biggest cities in the UAE. There is no wonder they both get a surplus of visitors regularly. Both cities are close neighbors and are about 90 minutes away from each other. There is a straight, long road called Sheikh Zayed Road that connects these two hubs of commerce and industry. Thousands of commuters ply this road every day; some for work, others are visitors – just like you. (more…)

Rent a house in Dubai: Expectations vs. Reality

Dubai is one of the sought-after cities by people to settle in the Middle East. The large part of the population is from a foreign country and the city’s hospitality to the outsiders makes it a favorite among all.  The country has got enormous potential with its booming development in varied fields such as tourist attraction, high- end shopping areas, trade, construction, and financial services. (more…)

Chiang Mai Property investments

From an investors perspective properties in Chiang Mai are less attractive than at the coast or in Bangkok. The demand is far less and the market not as dynamic. But the city has seen rapid growth in recent years and some believe that its a good time to get in ahead of the rush. Properties in Chiang Mai are valued considerably lower than in Bangkok, Pattaya or on the islands, making them more affordable for the lower end investment budgets. (more…)

Memorable Holiday in the Lap of Nature with a Stay at Great Escapes Resorts Munnar

The hill station of Munnar is one of the leading tourist destinations in the country. Its bountiful natural beauty and pleasant climate make it a favourite among leisure travellers and honeymooners. The place has been named after the confluence of three streaming rivers, Kundaly, Nallathanni and Muthirapuzha. Besides its rich flora and fauna, this town is famous for its acres of tea plantations. It is also home to the highest peak in South India – Anamudi Peak (2695 m). Owing to its favourable climate, this place is a year-round tourist destination. (more…)

Is Dubai a Safe Place to Visit?

Dubai is a worldwide known city and before considering paying it a visit, one of the first questions that might cross your mind is if it is a safe place to visit. You will be pleased to know that even if the rumors say otherwise, the city of Dubai is still a safe one, and there are a number of reasons to prove this statement. (more…)

Hanoi Top Tourist Attractions

The continent of Asia doles out a surprise every second, and is a land of pleasant delights every moment. Hanoi in Vietnam is one land in Asia which is very akin to this history of surprising the tourist. This is a lovely land of ancient traditions and colourful culture. The second largest Vietnamese city this is a place that was eclipsed by Hue, and was the major political hub of this erstwhile royal country. Hanoi was also the French Indochina capital from the years 1902 to 1954 and then till 1976. (more…)