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Southeast Asia

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.

Trekking in Sapa, Vietnam

  Originally established as a hill station by the French in 1922, Sapa has quickly become one of northern Vietnam’s most popular tourist destinations. With gorgeous scenery of cascading rice paddies and mountains carpeted with lush vegetation, Sapa is the … Continue reading

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Discover Chiang Mai, Thailand

  Situated in the picturesque foothills of northern Thailand, Chiang Mai is an enticing mix of natural beauty, modern city and historic architecture. Fancy boutique hotels rub shoulders with centuries-old pagodas and temples, remnants of the city’s legacy as an ancient … Continue reading

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Vietnam’s Expressions

From the age-old charm and grand colonial architecture of Hoi An and the spellbinding scenery of Halong Bay, to the cascading rice paddies of Sapa and the buzzing metropolis of Saigon, Vietnam is as colourful as it is diverse. This … Continue reading

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Tuk-Tuks, Cyclos and Songthaews

Thailand offers a wonderful array of experiences for the intrepid traveller. The pungent and spicy food, the vivacity of life and colour on its streets, the variety of cultures among its people, stunning beaches, ancient ruins and magnificent temples. Aside … Continue reading

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Wat Rong Khun – The White Temple of Chiang Rai

On the outskirts of Chiang Rai sits Wat Rong Khun, or the White Temple. This beautiful intricately designed white and silver masterpiece is still in the making, however what has been done so far is simply spectacular says Ann Amies … Continue reading

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Stopping in for a drink at the FCC in Phnom Penh

No trip to Phnom Penh’s bustling Riverside district would be complete without stopping for a drink at the iconic Foreign Correspondents Club (FCC). First time visitors would easily be forgiven for imagining the club sprang from Cambodia’s colonial era, but the … Continue reading

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Journey to Angkor Wat

Planning your upcoming holidays for 2014? This week we’ve got an inspirational photo showcase for you featuring photographs taken by Andrew Kirkby while travelling on our 15 day Journey to Angkor Wat tour through Vietnam and Cambodia. Although we know … Continue reading

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Top 10 things to do in Vietnam

First off, Happy New Year everyone! We hope you’ve had an incredible start to 2014, where ever in the world you may be! And now, as protocol dictates, it is time for us all to contemplate life changes for the … Continue reading

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Video of the Week – Thailand

  With friendly hill tribes, golden temples, intoxicating cities and palm-fringed beaches, it it isn’t surprising that Thailand has earned itself the nickname ‘The Land of Smiles’. This video of the week features a beautiful compilation of shots that demonstrate … Continue reading

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Getting suited and booted in Hoi An

Be prepared before you head to Hoi An, the town where tailors abound. From winter coats and dapper suits, to evening dresses, skirts and boots, the tailors in Hoi An can whip up just about any item of clothing you … Continue reading

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