Nicole Wretham, Author at The Dragon Trip
January 28, 2019

Here’s where you should be travelling to for the cherry blossom season

  Everybody knows about Japan’s beautiful sakura season, but did you know that other countries have their very own cherry blossoms? The delicate, pastel flowers blossom […]
January 21, 2019

Bangkok Travel Guide | 3 Day Pre-Trip Itinerary

    Got a few days in Bangkok before your Southeast Asia adventure begins? Or have a few days to spare after your trip? We’ve created a […]
January 3, 2019

Top 5 things to do in Hangzhou, China | Expert Travel Tips

You’ve probably heard of Beijing and Shanghai, but if you haven’t heard of Hangzhou then you’re seriously missing out! Hangzhou was one of China’s seven ancient capital cities and is now the richest small city in the country. Here are our top 5 China travel tips for Hangzhou that make it a must-see city while you’re travelling around China.
December 26, 2018

Vegan & Vegetarian guide to Thailand | Expert Travel Tips

Travelling as a vegan or vegetarian can sometimes seem like the biggest challenge in the world. Now try it when you’re backpacking in Southeast Asia! You’re probably thinking this would be super difficult, right? Seafood, fish oil, meat in every dish… But you’re wrong! Southeast Asia, and particularly Thailand, has an abundance of vegetarian dishes on offer, many of which can be easily adapted to be vegan. Here’s our guide to backpacking in Thailand with dietary restrictions!
December 17, 2018

Ultimate packing guide for your backpacking trip to India in 2019 | Expert Travel Tips

If you’re planning on embarking on an India trip in 2019, then you’ll want to know what you do and don’t need to take with you. Nothing is worse than overpacking and lugging around a heavy backpack for weeks on end, so here’s our guide to packing for your backpacking trip to India.
December 14, 2018

Why you should travel to China next Autumn | Expert Travel Tips

As 2018 comes to a close, we know you're already thinking about where you should travel next year. Well, we know the perfect adventure destination for you - China! And, what's more, we know the best time for you to visit, so keep reading to find out why you should travel to China next autumn!
December 10, 2018

Top 5 reasons why Cambodia should be at the top of your bucket list | Budget Travel

Southeast Asia is one of the most popular backpacking destinations in the world, but it’s difficult to find the time and money to explore it in its entirety. Here are our top 5 reasons why Cambodia should be at the top of your bucket list. Make sure you read to the end to find out what budget adventure tours to Cambodia you could get your hands on in 2019!
December 7, 2018

Most Instagrammable places in India | Expert Travel Tips

It’s hard to deny that India is one of the most vibrant, culturally rich and beautiful countries in the world, which is why you should be planning an India trip in 2019. The Indian Government even launched a tourism campaign named ‘Incredible India’, so it’s safe to say we can all agree on that. But if you need a little more persuasion, here are the most Instagrammable places in India guaranteed to make your profile the talk of the town.
December 3, 2018

Best apps to download for your budget adventure tour in China | Expert Travel Tips

When you’re travelling to another country, you want to be as prepared as you can be. China is a particularly unique country to travel in, from language barriers, culture shock and internet censorship. Popular western websites like Google, Facebook, Instagram and Twitter are censored by the Chinese government. These are the best alternative apps to download on your phone for your upcoming budget adventure tour in China.