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Things to do in Siem Reap

Introducing the 20 unique things to do in Siem Reap! From the temples to meaningful travel experiences worth a shot, the Backstreet Academy Team brings…Read More

5 Offbeat Experiences in Cebu

The island of Cebu and the cities and towns that lie within it are mostly known for their pristine beaches and diving spots, and for…Read More

Feel like a complete local in Nepal – 5 things to do in Kathmandu

Trekking and adventure sport aside, Kathmandu and Nepal in general have so much more to offer to travellers – you just have to know where…Read More

9 Best Vietnamese Street Food Experiences

Outside Vietnam, when people talk about Vietnamese food, it’s simply Pho, ‘the sandwich’ and maybe if you’re lucky, Vietnamese Coffee gets a mention. But food…Read More

5 Offbeat Experiences in Kathmandu

The allure of the Himalayas brings many adventure seekers and travellers to Kathmandu every year. And while a trek through the one of the many…Read More

5 Times Lonely Planet saved my life (Part III – Final)

As the mobile internet revolution reaches a feverish pace and entire ecosystems are disrupted, travelers are moving online and ditching their guidebooks. Here’s an account…Read More

From hookups to gatecrashing private parties: 9 Exciting travel apps you must try!

No matter what shade of traveller you are, you could be seasoned backpacker getting by with 2 pairs of underwear and a t-shirt or a…Read More

5.5 foods in Hanoi that will send chills down your spine

Before I start here you have to know that I fit into every possible synonym of faint-hearted when it comes to eating all foods exotic….Read More

5 Times Lonely Planet saved my life (Part 2 – The undefeated Black Fort)

Part II to the series dedicated to Lonely Planet for saving my arse continues in India, where we typically need more saving than usual, especially…Read More