Far East Adventure Travel-Best of “Live”-Mumbai, India

Mumbai, India is one of the most exciting destinations in South Asia. Easily the richest city in the region, the most expensive private home in the world is located there, it’s a roller coaster ride of experiences from visiting neighborhoods filled with British “Raj” architecture, holy sites, crazy markets, and yes even long stretches of […]

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Best Of Far East Adventure Travel Live From Taiwan

For an island that stretches only 144 kilometers(90 miles) wide, and 394 kms(245 miles) north to south Taiwan packs alot of culture, life, along with a wide variety of activities into a compact area. Smaller than Switzerland, slightly larger than Belgium this past June and July I covered a few of the many activities and […]

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Chiang Rai, Thailand’s Temples, Cafes, Walking Markets=Super Chill

OK, I don’t want to mislead you, this is not the busiest street in Chiang Rai and there is lots of traffic in the city but it’s easy to feel like it’s not busy in this town and surrounding area with a population of around 200,000. To start your exploration of the town there are […]

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Sri Lanka’s Greatest Pilgrimage-Sunrise Climb To Adam’s Peak

Adam’s Peak or Sri Pada is located in Central Sri Lanka and is a 2200 meter conical shaped mountain. All religious faiths on the island consider a hike to the top the holiest pilgrimage. Most will make their ascent in the early in the morning to reach the peak for sunrise. I had left Dalhousine, […]

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Ultimate Trekking Adventure-Everest Base Camp, Nepal Part 2

Having completed one of the toughest days of the trek it was time to move back onto the busy trail to Everest Base Camp. From Dzhong La the next stop was Lobuche, with modest accomodations below beautiful Nuptse. We were surrounded by stunning views of the HImalaya joined by the hundreds who were on the […]

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Ultimate Trekking Adventure-Everest Base Camp, Nepal Part 1

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/4519592/height/450/width/450/theme/custom/autonext/no/thumbnail/yes/autoplay/no/preload/no/no_addthis/no/direction/forward/render-playlist/no/custom-color/88AA3C/” height=”450″ width=”450″] It’s one of the most coveted treks in the world. Everest Base Camp, Nepal. Far East Adventure Travel is proud to present two podcasts completely devoted to the magic of trekking this region. From crossing the sometimes trecherous Chola Pass to the final steps arriving at Everest Base Camp. And an […]

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Sri Lanka’s Greatest Pilgrimage-Sunrise Climb To Adam’s Peak

Adam’s Peak or Sri Pada is located in Central Sri Lanka and is a 2200 meter conical shaped mountain. All religious faiths on the island consider a hike to the top the holiest pilgrimage. Most will make their ascent in the early in the morning to reach the peak for sunrise. I had left Dalhousine, […]

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Chiang Rai, Thailand’s Star Attractions-Black Temple/White Temple

First I better check the map to make sure I take the right turn off. OK I think I’m ready to go. Wait a minute, one more look at the map just to be sure. What was I thinking, maybe if I hold it this way I’ll remember? Well let’s just get going and figure […]

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The Slow Groove/Cafe Culture Of Vientiane, Laos

Out of all of the capitals in Southeast Asia Vientiane takes the prize as the most laid back. You’d never believe it was the center of commerce, government and transportation. It’s a testament to the attitude of the people of Laos. Not taking anything too seriously and having little or no sense of urgency. They […]

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Taiwan’s World Famous Pingxi Sky Lantern Festival

The Pingxi Sky Lantern Festival is one of the most popular Lunar New Year Celebrations in Taiwan. People will travel from all over the island just for this event which starts about two weeks before the end of Lunar New Year festivities. A few years ago The Discovery Channel called it the second best New […]

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