What makes Thailand such an alluring destination? Our Thailand travel specialists handpick five ways to experience Thailand — from exploring the backstreets of Bangkok to practising traditional batik painting in the quiet Phang Nga Bay, of Koh Yao Noi island.
We recently sent Sri Lanka specialist Alison on a research trip to Sri Lanka. Her mission: to get ahead of the curve by finding new tours, activities and experiences that will help enhance your stay in the country.
We’ve drilled into our specialists’ passion for travel and asked them to name a place in the world that keeps drawing them back. What is it about it that intoxicates them? And, what are their insider tips for visiting?
Xian is far more than a base for visiting the Terracotta Army. It’s a venerable city in its own right, and it offers some unusual, intimate experiences and sights for visitors willing to stray there a little longer.
Indochina specialist Alex explains how to explore the tribal villages of Vietnam and Laos. He discusses his newly designed, intrepid route which takes you to remote communities, across isolated border crossings and along jungle-shrouded rivers.