Phnom Penh and the Spiders from Phsars

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

Water Wells for Dry Villages in Central Myanmar

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.

Beautiful Bargains at Laos Night Market

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.

Phnom Penh — Heady Mix of Old and New

A great way to explore Cambodia’s capital as it transforms from wild frontier town to a hub of culture, food and hotels is taking a walk through the myriad of busy streets. Through crowded markets and busy roads, take in the heady mixture of colonial architecture and hectic traffic while sampling some local delights along the way.

Culinary Tours Start at a Saigon Local Market

Here at Khiri Travel Vietnam we are big fans of local market culture. Shopping at fresh markets is part of the daily life of Vietnamese people. We know a trip to the vendor stalls is full of adventure and we want your travelers to experience the same!

Morning in Yangon: Markets, Monks & Mohinga

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.