Indonesia’s Pasola Brings out Warrior Spirit

January 16, 2018 by | Filed Under: Authentic Experiences, Festivals, Indonesia, Regional News

Experience the Pasola, or mounted spear-fighting competition, which takes place on the uniquely spiritual island of Sumba, where animist beliefs and ancestral worship are still practiced to this day.

Hello Vietnam! – Family Friendly Tours

If you’re planning a trip to Vietnam, don’t miss out on our three recommended destinations for families that take you to very different parts of the country and offer safe, friendly outdoor fun for all!

All Aboard for Yangon’s Beer Stations and Oktoberfest

September 1, 2017 by | Filed Under: Culinary, Festivals, Myanmar

Beer and wine do not have a long history in Myanmar culture, which becomes clear if you hear the words a Myanmar citizen would use for both beverages: beeyar and wine.

Beautify Saigon – River Cleanup Event

July 13, 2017 by | Filed Under: Authentic Experiences, Festivals, News, Vietnam

Khiri Travel Vietnam will join ‘Beautify Saigon’ river cleanup next month to actively promote awareness of the dangers of waste pollution on the environment and the tourism industry.

Don’t Miss Pasola Festival in Sumba Coming in March

February 23, 2017 by | Filed Under: Authentic Experiences, Festivals, Indonesia

Sumba Island in Indonesia is the location for a wild, animist festival called Pasola. Don’t’ miss this semi annual event that involves a medieval-type contest with spears and horses.