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Take the High Road

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Located hard by the border with Russia, Khinaliq village is the end-point for one of Azerbaijan’s most spectacular road trips.

Uncharted Heights

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The fame of Nepal’s top trekking circuits precedes them. For something quieter, yet still spectacular, the Tsum Valley is heaven-sent.

The Road Less Traveled

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Ian Lloyd Neubauer saddles up a dirtbike and hits the spectacular trails in the highlands of PNG. The endpoint? A gothic encounter with the mummified corpses of Aseki District

Truly remote: Tajikistan’s Bartang Valley

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This highlight of the Pamir Highway features jagged peaks, a rushing river, and timeless Tajik culture

Vacation Murder Mysteries: 6 Thrilling Reads for your Asia Adventure

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Join Remote Lands as we look at some of our favorite Asia-based mysteries, noir tales, and political intrigues to help you decide on the perfect read to inspire your next trip.

5 Adrenaline-Inducing Adventures for Active Travelers in Singapore

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Zipline or bungee? Bike or hike? Singapore may be prim and clean, but there are plenty of ways to get sweaty from Sentosa to the Southern Ridges.

Banned in the USA: Driving a Skyline R32 GT-R in Hakone

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Cole Pennington takes a piece of Japanese automotive history to the empty turnpike of Hakone near Japan’s Mount Fuji.

7 Minutes in Heaven: To the Top of the World by Chopper

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“Your lips are turning blue,” said the Kiwi pilot, shouting over the roaring chopper. “That’s the first sign of altitude sickness.” If the blades are turned off, the helicopter won’t start again in the thin, dry air.

Asia’s Top Five Sporting Experiences

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For the traveler that likes a little sweat and effort in their leisure time, going to see what the locals are passionate about provides a great cultural experience and a look into what makes the place tick.

Exploring Asia’s Ancient Rivers

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In this blog post we take a look at five of Asia’s most majestic rivers – the Ganges, the Mekong, the Chao Phraya, the Yangtze, and the backwaters of Kerala.

Transcendental Aviation: 5 Uplifting Asia Helicopter Experiences

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We think any destination is enhanced with a helicopter flight, and in this blog we pick five of our favorites. These Asia helicopter adventures will get the blood pumping.