Hue, Vietnam is rich and full of historical landmarks around the city, but lesser-known places outside the city are also worth exploring.
Festivities include longboat races, music, dancing, fireworks and a great deal of eating and drinking.
For visitors to Loei, the festival provides some real insight into the remarkable rites and beliefs of local people.
As the weather cools, towns all over Myanmar organize outdoor festivals with fantastic cultural events.
Hoi An’s lantern festival sees multitudes of glittering lanterns set afloat on the Thu Bon River.
Bali’s rich culture ensures that its many religious and cultural festivals only add to the island’s unique allure.
Boun Ok Phansa, the end of Buddhist Lent, is a national holiday in Laos – a day of celebration.
Commonly known as ‘Deepavali’ in Sri Lanka, the Festival of Light wards off foreboding darkness with radiant light shining from traditional oil lamps.
Explore Kandy, Sri Lanka by learning upcountry folk dance and enjoy local sweets with our hosts.
To get a truly rounded impression of a destination, the best way to start is by sampling the local cuisine.