Looking for the next exciting destination to take your road bike, look no further than Taiwan. When Portuguese sailors first landed, they named it Ihla Formosa, which means ‘beautiful island’. Those first interactions between East and West, along with mainland and regional influences, have made Taiwan a unique gem, with a plethora of on and […]

Thailand confirms new 6-month visas for tourists

Thailand Ministry for Foreign Affairs (MFA) has confirmed that it will be launching a new six-month multiple-entry tourist visa (METV) in November. The visa, costing 5,000 baht (US$139), will be available from November 13 this year. It will grant travellers multiple entries during a 6-month period, for up to 60 days per entry. All foreign […]

SpiceRoads Team Weekend Away

This month we had our annual SpiceRoads team away weekend.  This is when the Bangkok and Chiang Mai offices come to together for a weekend of exciting team-strengthening activities such as games where teams compete in the game of tug-of-war, volleyball and more. After an afternoon of relaxation and dinner, everyone would gather once more […]

More dates for you to choose from!

Due to increased popularity we have added more departures to some of our most popular tours. The tours include the epic Saigon to Hanoi, which journeys along the entire length of Vietnam, passing through the historic Hue and Hoi An. A multi-country exploration from Saigon to Bangkok which explores Vietnam, Cambodia and Thailand. Bicycling Bangkok to Phuket, […]

*Explosion in Central Bangkok 17/08/15 – Update 1700hrs.*

On Monday the 17th August at approximately 7pm, a device exploded in the area of the Erawan shrine and Central World Shopping Centre at the Rajaprasong Intersection in Bangkok. So far there have been 16 fatalities confirmed and around 80 injuries reported. It is not clear at the time of writing who was responsible for […]

Kazakhstan Expands Visa-Free Travel Program

By DAVID M. HERSZENHORN JULY 15, 2015 MOSCOW — Kazakhstan said on Wednesday that it would expand a visa-free travel program to 19 countries and principalities for visitors staying up to 15 days, after the success of a pilot project. The former Soviet republic in Central Asia, bordered by Russia and China, among others, said […]

SpiceRoads to donate US$250 with every Nepal tour booking

SpiceRoads Cycle Tours is encouraging riders to visit Nepal this coming season by offering to donate US$250 for every rider booked on a Nepal tour from now until the end of March 2016. Many of the popular tourist areas have managed to escape the brunt of the earthquake and local tour leaders are now ready […]