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!
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.
For the three days of Songkran, the traditional Thai New Year’s celebration, the entire city of Bangkok turns into one huge water fight.
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
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.
Tet is the most important and popular holiday and festival in Vietnam. It is the Vietnamese New Year derived from the Chinese New Year which is based on the lunar calendar.