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.
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.
In our series of Manager Insider Tips, our country manager in Thailand, Wanphen Kamwaboon, knows some intriguing places off the radar in Bangkok’s tourist scene. She knows some quaint and historic neighborhoods begging for exploration!
Our managers around Asia have highlighted some easy choices for restaurants and shopping that reflect our core value in promoting responsible and sustainable tourism, also when travelers are on a trip in our region.
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.
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.
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.
Give your clients insider information so that they can avoid the crowds, make discoveries and have a rewarding travel experience. Hugues Springer, Business Manager Khiri Travel Vietnam shows a different light on souvenir shopping
Khiri Travel is offering a seven-day travel agent familiarization trip that explores the evolution of Thai civilization. The “Into the Thai Heartland” trip will bring to life the historic cultural