When you go to Asia, you will see tropical paradise, try exotic food, meet warm people, and immerse yourself into different cultures. If you are on a budget, Asia is also a great place where you can find very affordable drinks in case you want to party and have a drinking marathon. Here are some of the best affordable drinks in Asia:
San Miguel Beer in the Philippines
Where can you get a bottle of good, cold beer for just around fifty cents? IF ever you are visiting any of the 7.107 islands of the Philippines, look for San Miguel Beer. This is a cheap bottle of beer that you can find practically in any store in the country. They have several varieties ranging from dark beer, light, to premium malt but the household name is the Pale Pilsen.
Soju in Korea
This is the Vodka-like alcoholic drink from South Korea. It comes for just 80 cents per 350 ml bottle. The soju does not have a very high alcohol content but it has the reputation of knocking out men in business suits onto the gutters of Korea. Remember that in this country, an empty glass means more refill so you better be prepared to get drunk.
Er Guo Tou in China
One of the most popular liquor drink in China is Er Guo Tou which is made from sorghum. You can get this 120 proof drink for about fifty cents. Not everyone loves the smell of this Chinese drink as it resembles the stench of gasoline.
Arak in Indonesia
Arak is a distilled alcoholic beverage made from pine or rice . A liter of this Indonesian drink can be yours for just $2. There is a lot of local stories that come with this drink. According to Indonesians, the demon, Rangda will come to your sleep so be sure to offer some to the spirits before starting a bottle.