Not only is Yogyakarta the cultural seat of Java, it’s home to the city’s shopping mecca Malioboro Street where visitors can browse endlessly for bargains, dine and be exquisitely entertained.
In the early morning, Phnom Penh’s Central Market – or Phsar Tmai as the locals call it – is a coming and going of local sellers and buyers of all kinds. It is exactly here where we start our food walking tour. The phsar, (from “bazaar”), is
While many visitors to Thailand head straight for Phuket’s beaches, there’s a wealth of history, culture and cuisine to be discovered in the quaint and colorful streets of Phuket Old Town.
Badung and Kumbasari markets are two of the oldest and busiest markets in Denpasar, Bali. They are the perfect place to get a real feel of the daily life of the Balinese people.
Help us encourage travelers to go beyond Bagan and spread their support to Myanmar people. Due to serious drought in Bagan’s surrounding villages, a campaign to build water wells funded by donations and responsible travel was initiated by Khiri Travel Myanmar and our guests.
The Chatuchak Weekend Market in Bangkok is the largest market in the world. Sometimes it’s also one of the hottest! Here’s the story of blogger Don Mankin on his shopping tour of this Thai market.
The great historian and British Burma expert, J. S. Furnivall, once interpreted markets in Myanmar as places where all the individual ethnic groups of Myanmar “meet, but only in the market place, in buying and selling.” Indeed, local markets paint a picture of this multi-ethnic society that is Myanmar.
Located in the middle of Phnom Penh, the Pshar Thmey, known as the central or grand market in Khmer, is housed in a sprawling and beautifully restored art deco building built in 1937 by French architect Louis Chauchon
A typical but remarkable characteristic in Vietnam is the organization of businesses into sort of “guilds”, where shops in the same street all sell the same type of products. Khiri Travel Vietnam takes you on a tour around Hanoi.
One of the most popular markets on a visit to Laos is the night market in Luang Prabang. Each night, local vendors set up this portable shopping and souvenir bonanza under a series of tents that stretch the length of the Old Town’s main thoroughfare.