Bucketlists, East Asia, South East Asia

2018 Travel Itinerary Plans and Goals – A New Year Ahead

As another year closes and a new one begins, we look back on our year and start to make a travel itinerary for the next. Travel is our focus, so we have thought up tons of different travel itineraries and plans for 2018. After much thought and consideration, we have finally chosen where we will… Read More 2018 Travel Itinerary Plans and Goals – A New Year Ahead

Asia, South Korea

5 Cool Things To Do In Seoul

Seoul is a vibrant city that offers plenty of culture and countless things to see and do. From an emotional trip to the demilitarized zone to kicking back and singing your heart out at a baseball match, you are sure to have an unforgettable trip to Seoul. Here we have picked our top 5 highlights… Read More 5 Cool Things To Do In Seoul

Asia, South Korea

DMZ Tour: A Sneak Peak Into North Korea

The day had arrived and myself and Jake were very excited about our trip to North Korea. Stupidly, the first time we were in Seoul we didn’t realise that to go into North Korea we could need to book a tour a few days in advance. So when we called a tour agency 2 days… Read More DMZ Tour: A Sneak Peak Into North Korea

Asia, South Korea

Sightseeing Jeju Island on a Budget – Less than $25

As a whole, Jeju Island is not pocket friendly for budget backpackers. With prices at a lot of museums and attractions starting at 8,000 won, it is not hard for costs to mount up quickly. We spent 3 nights and 2 full days exploring the Island. Of course, we missed out on many things due… Read More Sightseeing Jeju Island on a Budget – Less than $25

Awards

We Have Been Nominated for a Liebster Award

Woohoo… The Wanderlusters have been nominated for a Liebster award. Our baby blog, that started out just a few months ago has already been nominated and we couldn’t be more pleased. No it’s not an award that we can display nicely on one of our shelves at homes, it’s more of a pretty image that… Read More We Have Been Nominated for a Liebster Award

Asia, Mongolia

Hitchhiking to the Ghengis Khan Equestrian Statue, Mongolia

Located a short drive away from Terelj National Park is the huge 131 foot stainless steel statue of man on horseback. Unfortunately, as far as I am aware, there aren’t any buses that run directly from the national park to the statue site. So, we only had one option: the good old, sticking the thumb… Read More Hitchhiking to the Ghengis Khan Equestrian Statue, Mongolia

Asia, Mongolia

A Tip To Terelj National Park Without a Tour

Terelj National park is just a short 2-hour bus ride from the capital city Ulaanbaatar. The national park is surrounded by lush green pine trees and nature. If you have extra time in Mongolia it is the perfect place to end your whirlwind of an adventure; with opportunities to hike in the day, ride around… Read More A Tip To Terelj National Park Without a Tour

China, East Asia, Mongolia

The Cheapest Way From China to Mongolia

I am guessing you’re here because you have already seen our posts and we have convinced you to go to Mongolia. Or maybe, it has been on your bucket list for a while and your now ready to take the plunge and venture out into the wilderness of Mongolia. We know all too well that… Read More The Cheapest Way From China to Mongolia

East Asia, Mongolia

How to Find a Cheap Tour in Mongolia

Pre-organised tours; every experienced budget-backpacker would rather avoid them due to their high costs and restricted day-to-day itineraries. But what are you supposed to do in a country with a limited public transport system? Well, I’m afraid to tell you that a tour in Mongolia is exactly what you need, to see the best the… Read More How to Find a Cheap Tour in Mongolia

China, East Asia, Mongolia, Visa

How to Get a Mongolian Visa in China

Wandering where to go to next after China? Why not head into Mongolia? Getting a Mongolian Visa in Beijing couldn’t be easier (as long as you don’t do what we did … more on that later). Here is a step by step guide on how to get your visa to visit the magnificent Mongolia. Mongolian… Read More How to Get a Mongolian Visa in China

East Asia, Mongolia

Reasons To Add Mongolia To Your Bucket List in 2018

When we arrived back to Vietnam after 4 months of travelling through Hong Kong, Macau, China, Mongolia, South Korea and Japan; many people have been curious to know where exactly has been our favourite destination. Without hesitation, both of us, would hands down say Mongolia. Mongolia is a very unique country that will forever hold… Read More Reasons To Add Mongolia To Your Bucket List in 2018

China, East Asia

The Great Wall of China at Mutainyu

The Great Wall of China is truly a remarkable wonder of the world. It spans over a whopping 21,196.18km, making it difficult to choose where you want to start your much-anticipated trip to the wall. After lengthy trolling through websites and blogs we chose to head to Mutainyu. We chose this point for two reasons;… Read More The Great Wall of China at Mutainyu