Author Archives: Roger Wade


31 Asia cities by price: Backpacker Index for 2019

Almost all of Asia is a travel bargain once you get there, so finding an affordable flight is often the main obstacle for exotic holidays. In 2019 once again we have updated all of Asia’s major destinations and ranked them from cheapest to most expensive for the ninth year running. A few things changed, but […]

22 Best May destinations in Europe for 2019

Those looking for ideal destinations in Europe for the month of May have nearly endless choices. The May weather is warm enough to be nearly perfect in all but the most northern cities, and yet tourist crowds are still small since many people can’t get away until June or later. Even though it’s “warm” in […]

18 Best Asia destinations in April of 2019

April is a wonderful month for a trip to Asia since you have so many great choices. It’s still dry in southeast Asia, even if it’s extremely hot, and April is warm enough to visit China or some of the other places a bit farther from the equator. This is also one of the best […]

17 Best April destinations in Europe for 2019

Since most of Europe is so far from the equator, most of the famous cities are still a bit chilly in April. Still, April can be one of the best months of the year to visit the busiest and most popular cities here. Temperatures are warm enough for enjoyable sightseeing, yet the crowd sizes are […]