Festival Fun at Banteay Chhmar in Cambodia

February 23, 2015 by | Filed Under: Authentic Experiences, Festivals, Travel

Bunseun You, Branch Manager in our office in Siem Reap blogs about Khmer New Year celebrations at the Banteay Chhmar Tented Camp and around Cambodia. Staying at the camp around the Angkorian temples in April, gives travelers a unique option to join the locals in their celebrations!

Welcome the New Year 2015 in Southeast Asia

A few more weeks and it’s the end of 2014. For travelers in Southeast Asia during the upcoming holiday season, there’s plenty of festivities to take part in while welcoming the New Year 2015. Our teams composed an overview to some of the best places to go.

Soggy Songkran

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

For the three days of Songkran, the traditional Thai New Year’s celebration, the entire city of Bangkok turns into one huge water fight.

Fun In the Sun, Pi Mai Lao style

April 3, 2014 by | Filed Under: Festivals, Laos, News

April is summer in Laos and the time for Lao New Year or Water Festival. It is the perfect time to visit Laos for tourists who are looking for some revelry and fun in the sun. On the traditional Buddhist calendar, Pi Mai Lao falls this year on 12-15 April. Offices are closed, the streets are crowded […]

Where to Go: New Year’s Eve in Southeast Asia

The festive season is upon us. In Southeast Asia we’re preparing for parties and celebrations. Most of the countries such as Thailand and Vietnam find this period a great excuse to light up streets and buildings, decorate bars and restaurants, and play Christmas carols in supermarkets and shopping malls. Although the Gregorian calendar is not […]