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March 28, 2012
Back in the early 1900s, during the reign of King Chulalongkorn, Asian countries were under threat of invasion from European powers. King Chulalongkorn took the initiative to protect and develop S ...
 
February 14, 2012
As in several other countries in Southeast Asia, during Myanmar’s New Year celebration (called Thingyan) people all over the country celebrate the festival by throwing water at each other with bucke ...
 
Khiri Travel will once again be at ITB Berlin. Edwin Briels, Lee Sheridan, Pankaj Pradahn and Group CEO Willem Niemeijer will be present on the trade days, 7-9 March. The Khiri booth will be at the sa ...
 
At Khiri, great teamwork makes things happen more than anything else.We found this out when we joined the Khiri Team Building trip to Hua Hin in Thailand, 20-22 January. The trip showed us that th ...
 
There is a wonderful ‘new’ heritage hotel that has just opened in Chiang Mai. The 137 Pillars House revives the old world colonial elegance of the 19th century Orient. It offers a palpable nostalg ...
 
The Most Wonderful Time of the Year in Vietnam Vietnam’s Tet lunar festival is probably the best holiday time to reflect on Vietnam’s rich, colorful and long history. Traveling around Vietnam at  ...
 
Khiri Travel recommends that on your next trip to Bangkok you enjoy a Bangkok Food Tour. As Thailand sits on a culinary crossroads between China and India, the variety of dishes, textures, tastes is m ...
 
Khmer New Year is one of the most important holidays in Cambodia. The festival is celebrated annually and is also a major event in Thailand, Laos and Myanmar – all predominantly Buddhist countri ...
 
Pi Mai Lao (Lao New Year) is celebrated annually 14-16 April in what can best be described as a national water fight, which, as it falls during one of the hottest months of the year, is not a bad thin ...
 
December 27, 2011
Often over-shadowed by better known Thai cuisine, Lao food offers visitors a really pleasant surprise. With a variety of local specialities very distinct from Thai, as well as different eating habits  ...