A Thai holiday, and the labour market

Khao San Road is the ideal hippy haven for backpackers, after a full moon party at Koh Phangan or the snorkeling trip in Phuket. All these locations are fun and relaxing, with enough places to buy yourself a Chang Beer t-shirt or a mini tuktuk fashioned out of beer cans. But places like Khao San […]

Mergui: Paradise about to be lost?

MYEIK, Myanmar, 1 December 2017: Regarded as one of the last island paradises left on Earth, Mergui Archipelago is fast becoming one of the most sought-after new destinations in Asia. Currently lacking any significant tourism infrastructure, the formerly off-limits region in the Andaman Sea only opened to pioneer tourism in 1997 after half a century […]