The Art of Vietnamese Tea Drinking

February 7, 2018 by | Filed Under: Authentic Experiences, Culinary, Vietnam

Tea for Vietnamese people means free flowing and refreshing. This ubiquitous and traditional beverage is served everywhere and enjoyed by all sectors of the population.

Hand Picked Highland Coffee in Sulawesi

November 14, 2017 by | Filed Under: Authentic Experiences, Indonesia

Famed for their tongkonan houses, animist beliefs and elaborate funeral rituals, the Torajan people of South Sulawesi’s highlands are also expert coffee growers, producing a highly sort-after Arabica.

The Best Coffee in Southern Laos at Koffie’s Place

April 30, 2014 by | Filed Under: Culinary, Laos, News

Enjoy a cup of joe and take a tour of family coffee farms One of the only places in Southern Laos with a selection of top quality coffee is Koffie’s Place, about 12 km from Paksong. Koffie’s Place is the restaurant at Tat Fane Resort on the road from Pakse/Paksong to Tat Lo/Attapeu. The twin […]

Journey to the Source of Huay Hom Hill Tribe Coffee

What is the reason coffee grown in this Karen hill tribe village tastes and smells so good? Khiri Travel Thailand offers a 3-day excursion in Northern Thailand from Chiang Mai to an ethnic Karen ‘coffee’ hill tribe village. Highlights of the tour include riding along verdant mountain roads to a giant, reclining Buddha statue perched […]

Explore Beautiful Bolaven Plateau: Laos’ Coffee Growing Region

Coffee farmers improve their product quality and re-invest in community development… The relatively unexplored Bolaven Plateau in the south of Laos is an excellent environment to grow coffee. This beautiful, elevated region is covered in rich volcanic soil and has an altitude between 800 and 1350 meters. Travelers exploring this area, will cross several ‘front […]