The Bolaven Plateau: Coffee, Waterfalls and Wonderful Wat Phou

April 19, 2018 by | Filed Under: Adventure Travel, Culinary, Laos, Travel

Located in southern Laos, the Bolaven Plateau is a spectacular natural region of waterfalls, vast forests and canyons, with the added bonus of being a key area for producing the country’s famed Lao coffee.

The Old-World Charm of Khlong Bang Luang Artist House

April 12, 2018 by | Filed Under: Authentic Experiences, Special Interest, Thailand, Travel

Venture by long-tail boat into Bangkok’s old Thonburi district and visit Khlong Bang Luang Artist House – part of a local canal community that epitomizes the old-world charm of early 20th century Bangkok.

Essential Reading When Traveling to Sri Lanka

February 12, 2018 by | Filed Under: Special Interest, Sri Lanka, Travel

If you are traveling to Sri Lanka and looking for some inspirational reading, then look no further than Ondaatje’s excellent Woolf in Ceylon – a true insight into the people and places of this multifaceted country.

The Underwater World of the Chàm Islands

February 7, 2018 by | Filed Under: Adventure Travel, Luxury Tourism, Travel, Vietnam

Lying in the Cu Lao Cham Marine Park, the Chàm Islands are only a short boat ride from the historical port city of Hoi An with snorkeling and diving day trips to observe the wonderfully abundant coral reefs.

Mike’s Meander: Why Sri Lanka?

September 20, 2017 by | Filed Under: Our People, Sri Lanka, Travel

In many traveler’s minds it’s just a tiny little island nation that may or may not be off the tip of India. What the Europeans have already discovered, and many Americans soon will; It’s a vibrant island packed with every imaginable activity for the all encompassing vacation our client’s crave.