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.
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. Tour leader and blogger for Khiri, Elske advices: “forget about the beaches, the arts and big tour groups for a while and get the senses going by the smells and colors of these lively markets.”
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.
Local markets are absolutely an important part of the Lao experience. Although the authentic street markets are slowly disappearing and being replaced by modern supermarkets and shopping malls, they remain a pillar of the Southeast Asian culture.
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