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.

Renewing Wedding Vows in Traditional Khmer Style

November 2, 2017 by | Filed Under: Authentic Experiences, Cambodia, Culinary

Full of pomp and splendor, a traditional Khmer wedding is one of the most colorful social events you are likely to see in Cambodia and a novel way to renew your wedding vows with a local ceremony.

The Best of Tamil Traditional Hospitality

October 20, 2017 by | Filed Under: Authentic Experiences, Culinary, Sri Lanka

Board Sri Lanka’s famous ‘Queen of Jaffna’ train on a journey to Jaffna, a quiet, laid-back city frozen in time, with its humble and welcoming Tamil people, only too ready to share their culture, customs and cuisine.

Touring Undiscovered Attractions near Vientiane

October 16, 2017 by | Filed Under: Authentic Experiences, Culture, Laos

Vientiane may be smaller than most Southeast Asian capitals, but its size belies the variety of cultural attractions to be found, not just in the city, but also in neighboring rural communities.

People and Processions in a Balinese Temple Ceremony

January 26, 2017 by | Filed Under: Authentic Experiences, Culture, Festivals, Indonesia

In October, Herman, Wiwi and Chelly from Khiri Travel Indonesia in Bali were invited to join in a unique temple ceremony, purification ritual and colorful procession in northern Bali.