Asia’s Best Urban Hike – Dragon’s Back Trail

Hong Kong is a country that has a reputation for its sky scrapers and that fast-paced urban lifestyle. It is usually compared to New York being one of the busiest and most developed metropolitan financial districts in Asia. As a result, many tourists including myself, are often surprised to find out that almost half of …

Getting a Sak Yant (Tattoo) in Bangkok

What is a Sak Yant? The word Sak means "tattoo" or "to tap" in Thai, while Yant means Yantra. The Sak Yant are traditional Thai tattoos which originated over 1,000 years ago in Cambodia. These tattoos are believed to possess magical powers that provide protection and good luck. The designs are usually geometric figures tattooed …