Luang Prabang Guide

Luang Prabang Guide

Nestling in a slim valley shaped by lofty, green mountains and cut by the swift Mekong and Khan rivers, Luang Prabang exudes tranquillity and casual...
Bangkok

Bangkok Thailand

Bangkok is the capital city of Thailand and the most populous city in the country. It is known in Thai as Krung Thep Maha...
The Northeast Laos

The Northeast Laos

The remote northeast of Laos was, until recently, difficult to reach, due to mountainous terrain and poor roads, which largely kept it isolated from...
Cambodia

Cambodia

Cambodia is a small country with a big history. Now a modest player on the world stage, this was once the seat of one...
The north of Thailand

The north of Thailand

Travelling up by rail through the central plains, there’s no mistaking when you’ve reached the north of Thailand: somewhere between Uttaradit and Den Chai, the...

10 Best Destinations In Thailand (Part 1)

Thailand is a collage of animated scenes that comprise bustling modern cities crowded with motorbikes and tuk-tuks, Buddhist temples tended by orange-robed monks, hill...
Royal Palace Museum

Royal Palace Museum

Perfectly framed by an avenue of tall Palmyra palms, the former Royal Palace was built in 1904, blending traditional Lao and French beaux-arts styles....
South central Laos guide

South central Laos guide

Many travellers see very little of south central Laos, spending just a night or two in the principal towns of Thakhek or Savannakhet before...
Wat Si Saket

Wat Sisaket

Wat Sisaket located in Vientiane is famous for its cloister wall housing thousands of tiny Buddha images and rows with hundreds of seated Buddhas....
Where to go in Cambodia

Where to go in Cambodia

Dubbed the “Pearl of Asia” during its colonial heydey, Phnom Penh remains one of Southeast Asia’s most engaging capitals: big enough (and with sufficient...