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May 29, 2015
At Khiri Travel, promoting responsible tourism is fundamental to our business model. We believe that with the right choices, tourism can enhance cultural understanding, respect the environment and bri ...
 
May 5, 2015
In this interview with Randy Durband, CEO at Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC), we discuss his second round career in sustainable tourism, the GSTC’s global criteria, and the challenges and  ...
 
The name Bali is synonymous with popularity and fame. Tourism in Bali developed as far back as the 1920's from when Hollywood celebrities such as Charley Chaplin were attracted to this exotic Indonesi ...
 
May 4, 2015
Every month we put the spotlight on one of the key players who make it happen for your privileged clients. This month, get to know Sri Lankan guide Mr. Niluksha, and his eagerness to do a good job ...
 
May 1, 2015
Community-based tourism has become a very important and popular trend among travelers, especially for those looking for authentic experiences and cultural immersion in and amongst local communitie ...
 
Khiri Travel’s roundup of new and intriguing hotel options from around the region. These hotels all complement their surroundings and highlight the uniqueness of an urban area like Luang Prabang or ...
 
April 30, 2015
Koh Klang is a small, peaceful island located just five minutes away by boat from the town of Krabi. A stay on the island offers an intriguing insight into a traditional southern Thai hospitality away ...
 
In the flatlands of Xieng Khouang Province of northern Laos, about 500 km from Vientiane, a local man called Manophet, also known as Lone Buffalo, devoted his life to helping others. He spent his days ...
 
April 29, 2015
Encouraging and enabling community-based tourism (CBT) is incredibly important to Khiri Travel and the picnic lunch illustrated here is the epitome of CBT. This young couple earns a living carryin ...
 
Khiri Travel aims to give travel professionals the most reliable information on emerging destinations in Southeast Asia. As a specialist dmc, we believe that the key to unlocking some of the most memo ...