Video of walking through the locals’ open-air morning market in Luang Prabang, Laos.
In last week’s post I covered the first five of the Top 10 things to do in magical Luang Prabang. As I have said before, this is my favorite little city in all of Asia, and that’s saying a lot! If you ever have the opportunity to go there, I really can’t recommend it enough. [...]
As my flight was fast approaching Luang Prabang last month, I got goose bumps getting reacquainted with the beauty of northern Laos. Much of the time we were flying over the winding Mekong, and always nearby were fold upon fold of lush, green mountain ridges. As much as I was already looking forward to experiencing [...]
One of the best ways to experience another culture in a colorful and meaningful way is to attend a festival that is important to whichever country you are going to visit. This of course is true pretty much anywhere in the world, and Southeast Asia is no exception. Here are five memorable festivals that will [...]
I often hear through friends of mine who travel a fair amount and read in various travel industry articles that certain places in Vietnam and Cambodia are more and more becoming favored destinations for independent and small-group travelers to Southeast Asia. And I can certainly understand why they are gaining more attention from the well-traveled [...]