Cultural Dos and Don’ts in Asia

Asia vacations can take you to a host of enchanting places. Whether you are getting friendly with elephants in Thailand or India, marveling at the landscape in Guilin, China, or soaking up Tokyo‘s innovative atmosphere, you are in for an unforgettable experience. However, an Asia tour doesn’t come without its caveats. Cultural norms within the world’s […]

Thai Woman in Costume Offering Wai Greeting, Thailand

Etiquette in Thailand

Thailand is an ideal country for anyone’s first visit to Asia. There are many flights to Bangkok, entry requirements are easy for most westerners, and tourist infrastructure is well developed in all popular regions of the country. Better still, most Thais maintain a deep respect for their traditions and customs, even in the face of […]

The Top 5 Must-See Items for a First Time Visit to IndoChina

Indochina assaults the senses of the first-time Western visitor, with its explosion of colours, scents, and sounds – wholly unlike anything they’ve experienced before. Southeast Asia has everything: teeming cities, sleepy villages, ancient temples, exotic cultures, and untamed jungles. Indochina literally buzzes with life. You could spend months touring Indochina and still not see everything. […]

Phi Phi Island wBoats, Thailand

Breathtaking Thailand

Often called the land of smiles, Thailand is a great vacation destination for all types of travellers. The perfect place to enjoy warm sunshine while experiencing a different culture, Phuket is home to palm-fringed beaches, coral reefs, and beautiful clear waters. There are a multitude of activities one can pursue. Consider a day to nearby […]