Will Chinese New Year Bring New Surge in Covid Cases

Main picture credit Nina R on flickr Chinese New Year, this year the Year of the Ox starts on 12th February, is widely celebrated throughout Southeast Asia and often celebrations extend over a number of days or even weeks. This year however we are in the midst of an ongoing global pandemic. Cases in aContinue reading “Will Chinese New Year Bring New Surge in Covid Cases”

Travel Views 2021 – What Matters Most

Agoda have published the results of their “What Matters Most 2021” survey which has a particular focus on the Asia market. The survey shows that one in three people are most looking forward to spending more quality time with loved ones during 2021. Many people of course have not been able to see family andContinue reading “Travel Views 2021 – What Matters Most”

Could An Asean Travel Bubble Be The Saviour Of Tourism In The Region

The Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD) has published a report that suggests that the Asean Secretariat should look to create a travel bubble for the region. Singapore has been leading the way in the creation of Green Lanes and Travel Passes and Thailand has also been looking to boost tourist numbers. The numbersContinue reading “Could An Asean Travel Bubble Be The Saviour Of Tourism In The Region”

Southeast Asia Covid Vaccine Rollout

A number of Southeast Asia countries have made agreements with vaccine manufacturers with some already starting their vaccination process. Many countries though will have to wait for the vaccines to arrive unless they have managed to negotiate early access. A number of vaccines have made deals with countries which give them first access to theContinue reading “Southeast Asia Covid Vaccine Rollout”

New Year’s Revolutions For The Travel Industry

Happy 2021 After a year which has rocked the world, with a pandemic that has led to more than 1.6 million deaths worldwide, and the devastation of the travel and tourist industry, we enter the New Year. So firstly we would like to wish all of our readers a very happy New Year. We hopeContinue reading “New Year’s Revolutions For The Travel Industry”

Asia Highlights Part 2

We recently posted pictures of some of the best places to visit throughout Southeast Asia. There are so many to choose from though that we needed to post some more. Ha Long Bay A stunning UNESCO World Heritage site with incredible limestone karsts, caves, islands and floating villages. Best visited on an overnight cruise toContinue reading “Asia Highlights Part 2”

Happy Christmas From Flyingdog Travel

2020 has been a tough year for most of us. Not least for those who love to travel. We were lucky in that we managed to travel to Thailand prior to the pandemic. Although our plans for early 2021 have been ruined. Today we hope that everyone gets the perfect present for travellers, the openingContinue reading “Happy Christmas From Flyingdog Travel”

Covid-19 Cases in Southeast Asia 22nd December

The Covid-19 pandemic continues to cause issues throughout the world and Southeast Asia has not escaped its effects. More than 1.4 million cases and over 32,000 deaths have so far been recorded in the region. Both are around 2% of the global total. Hard Hit Nations The worst hit country in Southeast Asia is IndonesiaContinue reading “Covid-19 Cases in Southeast Asia 22nd December”

Where Can You Travel To In Southeast Asia

If you are determined to travel to Southeast Asia soon there are some options, although they may be limited by where you are from. We have scoured all the available information for the latest details for the region. Don’t forget to check local travel information in your own country which may place additional travel restrictionsContinue reading “Where Can You Travel To In Southeast Asia”

Covid-19 Cases in Southeast Asia 10th December

The Covid-19 pandemic continues to cause issues throughout the world and Southeast Asia has not escaped its effects. More than 1.29 million cases and almost 30,000 deaths have so far been recorded in the region. Both are around 2% of the global total. Hard Hit Nations The worst hit country in Southeast Asia is IndonesiaContinue reading “Covid-19 Cases in Southeast Asia 10th December”