If Taiwan had a heart, Nantou County would be it. Located right at the center of the country, this rural beauty is the only landlocked county in Taiwan. Nantou County, with its rustic rural feel, perfectly complements Taiwan’s modern urban face. With abundant natural beauty in the form of massive mountains and serene lakes, it …

Picture yourself reminiscing on a rainy afternoon or looking back at memories as you stare at the myriad colours of the ocean ahead of you. Chances are that you are thinking of some precious moments you have spent with your family. Laughing at secret jokes, spending a lazy afternoon, or travelling together! From the cosy …

 Hi, I’m Chan Won and I blog at www.chanwon.com. I’ve recently partnered with HomeAway on an amazing trip in the Setouchi prefecture of Japan. I’m guest-posting on the HomeAway blog to share with you my awesome experience in Setouchi, Japan. About Setouchi So basically Setouchi is not a new prefecture or a specific place, it's actually a ...

Does your vacation dreams feature soft sand between your toes, palms swaying in the gentle breeze, an island where it is just you and the people you love, falling asleep to the sound of gentle waves and waking up to enjoy a beautiful, serene morning? Langkawi is the stuff of dreams. An island which can …

Ever spent a day staring at stunning #travel pictures on Instagram? Wondered how you could enjoy similar vacations and share pictures that would make everyone want to book flight tickets the next instant? Asia has an abundance of picturesque, serene, natural topographies that’ll take your breath away.  Its beaches, mountains, culture, monuments and exciting culinary …

Festivals, apart from being fun,  are a great time to understand a place’s culture, history and traditions. Here are 7 unique Asian Summer Festivals you are sure to enjoy: Taiwan Balloon Festival, Taitung When: June 30 – August 6 Gently soar above the East Rift Valley and float up in the sky enjoying gorgeous views at …

With all the things to see and do in Japan and the major cities in which to do so, it can get a little tough to select a location to head to on your vacation to Japan. Below we detail the major cities, and things to do, in Japan that you certainly won’t want to …

It can be extremely difficult to discern where you should prioritise your search for a vacation rental in the Maldives. With the myriad of islands, dive sites, and key destinations, HomeAway explores the 3 locations and 7 things you will want to see whilst in the Maldives.

The Philippines is a collection of thousands of island paradises, with no shortage of beaches, seafood and water spots. However, with the plethora of islands and activities, it can be difficult to select the best places to visit in the Philippines. Check our list below to find the activities, and locations, you will want to …

Narrowing down a bucket list of things to do in Australia can be incredibly difficult! From Sydney to Melbourne, Cairns to Gold Coast, Australia is home to an extremely diverse and enthralling range of destinations and activities you won’t want to miss out on. Just make sure to book your Australian holiday home close to …