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.

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.

Family Time for Khmer New Year Festival

April 13, 2015 by | Filed Under: Cambodia, Festivals, News, Our People

Cambodians love their New Year celebrations. Bunseun You from Khiri Travel Siem Reap shares with us about his family traditions and celebrations during this special time of year.

Buddhist New Year Celebrations Up Close and Personal

April 10, 2015 by | Filed Under: Festivals, Laos, Myanmar, News, Our People, Thailand

The biggest holiday of the year in Laos, Cambodia, Thailand and Myanmar and based on the lunar calendar is the New Year holiday starting on Monday. Here are some personal stories from some Khiri Travel employees and what they enjoy about their New Year holiday traditions and celebrations.

The Phuket Vegetarian Festival

October 3, 2014 by | Filed Under: Festivals, Travel

Early October the Phuket Vegetarian Festival (or the Nine Emperor Gods Festival) came to an end. Phuket Branch Manager Gonzalo Gil Lavreda from Khiri Travel Thailand visited this colorful event and reports..