Top ChoiceTravel Agency in North Korea

Koryo Tours

Widely considered to be the experts on North Korea, Koryo have been leading tours to the DPRK for over 25 years and have a well-established reputation based on their excellent local contacts and enormous...

Top ChoiceTravel Agency in Ho Chi Minh City

Sinhbalo Adventures

For customised tours this is a great choice. Sinhbalo specialises in cycling trips, but also arranges innovative special-interest journeys to the Mekong Delta, central highlands and further afield. Its most...

Top ChoiceTravel Agency in Ölgii

Kazakh Tour

Kazakh Tour specialises in tailor-made Bayan-Ölgii trips. Kazakh owner Dosjan is also head of the Bayan-Ölgii Tourism Association and has excellent contacts in the region. His budget-friendly Altai Mixed Tour, an...

Top ChoiceTravel Agency in Carita

Java Rhino

A respected local travel agency featuring itineraries to Krakatau.

Top ChoiceTravel Agency in Hanoi

Vega Travel

This family-owned-and-operated company offers very well-run and popular tours around the north of the country and throughout Vietnam. Excellent guides and drivers, and Vega Travel also financially supports...

Top ChoiceTravel Agency in Chengdu

Mystic Tibet Tours

This superb, small and highly experienced Tibetan-run tour company is actually based in neighbouring Qinghai, but many of their set departure or customised tours begin and end in Chengdu. They know the Tibetan...

Medical in Bhopal

Sambhavna Trust Clinic

The remarkable, donation-funded Sambhavna Trust Clinic treats 150 to 200 Union Carbide disaster victims per day using yoga, ayurvedic treatments, conventional medicine and herbal remedies. Visitors are welcome...

Travel Agency in Chengdu

Haiwei Trails

The owner and main guide of Haiwei Trails, Tsebho, is a renowned natural-history guide to the wildlife and, in particular, the plants of the Tibetan plateau. As such he has worked with many international wildlife...

Travel Agency in Nurata

Responsible Travel

Sherzod Norbekov at Responsible Travel is the expert on homestays and hiking tours in the Nuratau Mountains. He can advise on transport, put together good regional trips and organise registration. Bog'don is...

Guide in Mörön


Saraa of (owner of the eponymous guesthouse) can help arrange just about any kind of trip you choose to take in the area.

Travel Agency in Khovd City

Dara Tour

Run by the friendly, English-speaking Marima, Dara Tour can set up multi-day itineraries that visit Chandmani throat singers, explore the summer pastures of local Kazakhs and trek Tsambagarav Uul National Park...

Permit Office in Pachmarhi

Bison Lodge

The lodge was built by Captain Forsyth for his own use in 1862, and also housed the region's Forest Department for more than half a century. This is where you must come for permits and 4WDs to visit sites in the...

Laundry in The Peak & Northwest Hong Kong Island

Coffee & Laundry

Fewer and fewer Hong Kongers can afford the space for washers and dryers in their microscopic apartments, and Coffee & Laundry is capitalising on the resurgence of laundrettes. Pay for your wash by Octopus or...

Tourist Information in Naryn

CBT Naryn

Energetic Gulira speaks excellent English and is tirelessly keen to help visitors. She can arrange guides, horses, yurtstays, homestays, transport, eagle shows, cooking classes...and basically anything else you...

Tourist Information in Uliastai

Udwal Bakery and Coffee Shop

Amarzaya ('Zaya' for short) speaks excellent English and can help with onward travel and tours from her centrally located bakery and cafe. She'll hook you up with a driver (including her English-speaking husband)...

Travel Agency in Ölgii

Blue Wolf Travel

Blue Wolf is the original tour operator in Ölgii, offering a huge variety of trips including winter eagle hunting tours and guided treks in the aimag's national parks, as well as offering accommodation throughout...

Travel Agency in Yushu


The best way to see the region is via a private vehicle, and English-speaking Tibetan manager Tsebtrim can organise a bunch of different options based on your interests. You'll get a great wealth of regional and...

Guide in Dadal


Local Buriat renaissance man Mr Gansukh can arrange a host of activities in Dadal, from horse hire (from T50,000 per day) to car rental (from T80,000 per day) to boat trips (T100,000) to homestays. He's worked...