Seen all there is to see in the Philippines? Why not expand your horizon and experience how our other Asian brothers and sisters live? You can travel to plenty of nearby countries, see the sights, and immerse yourself in the culture, even on a budget!

 

Here are a few Asian cities you can visit and experience it all—the food, the culture, the shopping, and many more:

 

Bangkok, Thailand

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Photo from Tourist Destinations.

 

Things to do:

  • Visit Buddhist temples like Wat Pho, Wat Phra Kaew, and  Wat Arun.
  • Get an authentic Thai massage.
  • Shop for souvenirs at Suan Lum Night Bazaar, Sampeng Lane, and Thanon Khao San.
  • Learn more about Thailand in Erawan Museum.
  • See Bangkok’s Famed Grand Palace.

 

Hong Kong

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Photo from National Geographic.

 

Things to do:

  • Have dinner while viewing the Hong Kong skyline.
  • Hike up the Dragon’s Back.
  • Immerse yourself in all things Hong Kong at the Hong Kong Museum of History.
  • Spend an afternoon at Hong Kong Disneyland.
  • Go thrift shopping at Cat Street.

 

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

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Photo from Tourist Destinations.

 

Things to do:

  • Go up the Petronas Towers and marvel at the view.
  • Explore the Batu Caves.
  • Experience Merdeka Square at night.
  • Go shopping in Chinatown, Sentral, and Berjaya Time Square Mall
  • Catch a performance by the Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra.

 

Singapore

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Photo from Trip Advisor.

 

Things to do:

  • Walk through gardens like the National Orchid Garden and the Singapore Botanic Gardens.
  • Get up close and personal with wildlife at the Singapore Zoo.
  • Spend the afternoon at Marina Bay.
  • Eat local food and Asian cuisines at Maxwell Road.
  • Shop for unique finds at Haji Lane.

 

Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam

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Photo from Kuoni.

 

Things to do:

  • Learn something new and go museum hopping and visit places like the War Remnants Museum and Fine Arts Museum.
  • Shop until you drop in famed markets like the Cho Ben Thanh and Cho Lon.
  • Spend an hour or two at the Reunification Palace
  • Visit the Cu Chi Tunnels.
  • Get a taste of Vietnam’s famous street food.

 

Best of all, these cities are included in our Roam UnliSurf promo. That’s right! You can visit these countries and stay connected with your family at home! With our international roaming rates, you can hop from one country to the next without fear of bill shock. To know how to subscribe to Roam UnliSurf promos and for more information, visit the FAQs here.

 

Have a wonderful vacation!