Southeast Asia

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From Buddhist temples to Communist monuments, sailing through limestone outcrops to cruising along narrow delta canals, trekking in the highlands or exploring sacred caves, Southeast Asia really does have it all. Add to this idyllic beaches, a tempting mix of Asian and French cuisine and Angkor, one of the world’s most spectacular prehistoric temple complexes, and you have yourself the perfect holiday destination.

Tales of Vietnam

  For every one trip that we take, we return home with countless stories. Little moments while travelling that made us stop and smile, moments that we’ll remember for the rest of our lives. This short video tells the tale of … Continue reading

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Thailand’s Songkran Festival

  If you are in Thailand in April, travel to north to the forested foothills and Chiang Mai to take part in the world’s greatest water fight – the Songkran Festival. A destination with plenty to offer, with an array … Continue reading

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Sounds of Thailand

  When overwhelmed by the curious sights and pungent aromas of a new destination, it can be easy to forget to take notice of just how much noise is around you. Whether it’s the ringing of a ship’s bell as … Continue reading

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The road story Vietnam

Another year is upon us, ready to be filled with exciting travel plans. A favourite destination of ours which always makes an appearance in our holiday aspirations is Vietnam, the subject of this week’s video pick. Georgy Tarasov has created an … Continue reading

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Top 10 things to do in Cambodia

  While the iconic silhouette of Angkor Wat is the first image that springs to mind when talking about Cambodia, there is so much more to this beguiling country in Southeast Asia. In this week’s photo showcase we’ve picked out some of … Continue reading

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10 reasons why you need to go to Burma now

  Whether you’ve travelled through Vietnam, Cambodia or Thailand in the past and are looking for a different experience in Southeast Asia, or you’re completely new to this side of the world, you simply cannot go amiss with a holiday in … Continue reading

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Thailand in 158 cuts

  How many cuts does it take to capture the essence of Thailand on film? Well the videographer behind this week’s video pick managed to do it in 158. This wonderful compilation of shots showcases the vibrancy and allure of Thailand, from … Continue reading

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Why you need to pack your bag and go to Borneo

  This week’s photo showcase tempts you to the sandy shores of Borneo with a compilation of images that will make you want to pack your bags and jump on the next plane – well at least that’s the effect … Continue reading

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Discovering Vietnam & Cambodia

  Earlier this year our own Phil Hammond embarked on a two week adventure in Southeast Asia on our Journey to Angkor Wat tour, discovering the very best of what Vietnam and neighbouring Cambodia has to offer. In this week’s … Continue reading

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Under the spell of Hoi An

  Sitting back in Hoi An after many years absence, it’s comforting to know that this ancient town remains as it was in my memory – enchanting, says Lisa McCowan. Back in Hoi An as part of the 10 day Very … Continue reading

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