Tommy Walker

Tommy Walker

Tommy Walker is a British freelance travel writer and photographer based in Hong Kong. He has hiked to Colombia's 'Lost City', visited the Sahara Desert via Morocco and travelled extensively around Southeast Asia and South America. He loves Hong Kong because of how easily accessible the islands and peaks are from the city, and always finds somewhere new to explore!

Latest from Tommy Walker

Are Thailand holidays coming back? Koh Samui, Phangan and Tao are reopening, with ‘Samui Plus’ and ‘Phuket Sandbox’ programmes welcoming vaccinated tourists ... but is the trip a good idea?

Thailand is rebooting its tourism, with Koh Samui, Phangan and Tao welcoming vaccinated tourists after Phuket – but normality is still a ways off

Thailand is rebooting its tourism, with Koh Samui, Phangan and Tao welcoming vaccinated tourists after Phuket – but normality is still a ways off

Are Thailand holidays coming back? Koh Samui, Phangan and Tao are reopening, with ‘Samui Plus’ and ‘Phuket Sandbox’ programmes welcoming vaccinated tourists ... but is the trip a good idea?
23 Jul 2021 - 4:57PM
Kota Kinabalu, Mount Kinabalu, Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre – Borneo’s 7 top destinations in Sabah and Sarawak

The third-largest island in the world is one of Southeast Asia’s few naturally preserved areas where you can see endangered wildlife and swim in turquoise waters

The third-largest island in the world is one of Southeast Asia’s few naturally preserved areas where you can see endangered wildlife and swim in turquoise waters

Kota Kinabalu, Mount Kinabalu, Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre –  Borneo’s 7 top destinations in Sabah and Sarawak
21 Jan 2020 - 3:01PM
How to visit North Korea – everything you need to know about applying for a visa and joining an official tour

Tourism in the self-contained East Asian nation is highly controlled, but it’s still possible to visit North Korea on a state-sponsored tour – here’s how

Tourism in the self-contained East Asian nation is highly controlled, but it’s still possible to visit North Korea on a state-sponsored tour – here’s how

How to visit North Korea – everything you need to know about applying for a visa and joining an official tour
25 Dec 2019 - 12:00PM
5 secret off-the-beaten-path destinations in Singapore

Whether it’s a bumboat ride to Pulau Ubin or hipster cocktails in Haji Lane, these secluded spots will transform your tour of the island state

Whether it’s a bumboat ride to Pulau Ubin or hipster cocktails in Haji Lane, these secluded spots will transform your tour of the island state

5 secret off-the-beaten-path destinations in Singapore
4 Apr 2019 - 10:01AM