Laos

Asia COVID-19 Update on Regulations & Restrictions

COVID-related restrictions can change at anytime. Here are the latest policies for Thailand, Vietnam, Laos, Myanmar and Cambodia. Thailand Officially Thai borders are open and international travelers from all countries can visit under the Special Tourist Visa scheme. However international flights are still limited and a compulsory 14-day quarantine is required upon entry. After completing [...]

By |2021-02-18T00:02:57+00:00February 18th, 2021|Cambodia, Covid-19, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam|

Friendliest Cities Awards for Southeast Asia

Well…guess who made it to the Conde Nast Traveler 2020 Readers’ Choice Awards “Friendliest Cities in the World”. Three of our Asian destinations! Namely: #9. Hoi An, Vietnam "Whether you're interested in historic architecture, delicious food, or scenic landscapes, Hoi An is the Vietnamese destination for you. Honored as the ninth friendliest city in the [...]

By |2021-01-11T20:11:03+00:00January 11th, 2021|Culture, Laos, Thailand, Vietnam|

Travel Coming Back in 2021

Holidays are coming, vaccines are coming, and traveling will be coming back soon! People are excited about the future. With vaccines being shipped across the globe, we have hope that people will be able to travel in 2021. In Asia, the fundamentals are strong in supporting a return to travel, both within the region and [...]

By |2020-12-15T20:47:39+00:00December 15th, 2020|Covid-19, Laos|

Laos – Off the Radar

There are places in the world that are quite wonderful but that somehow manage to elude most travelers. Laos is one of those places. Most visitors to Southeast Asia - especially first time visitors - focus on more well-known destinations such as Thailand and Vietnam. But, Laos has a lot to offer - not only for travelers who [...]

By |2019-03-26T21:26:26+00:00June 13th, 2018|Adventure, Culture, Laos|

How To Get Trip That You Want

There are lots of tour companies that offer generic trips to Southeast Asia, hitting the most frequently visited highlights of each country. These trips typically include motorcoach touring with a large group of people. On the plus side motorcoach tours may cost a little less. On the other hand, the included hotels aren't always in the most [...]

By |2019-03-26T21:26:26+00:00August 6th, 2017|Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, News, Thailand, Vietnam|

Fun Facts & Tidbits

There's lots to learn about history, customs, etc. when visiting the countries of Southeast Asia. But, sometimes it's the miscellaneous fun facts that are most interesting. Here are some random bits of Southeast Asia trivia: Myanmar is the highest per capita consumer of onions in the entire world. The Burmese people love their onions! The Mekong River, which flows [...]

By |2019-03-26T21:26:27+00:00April 19th, 2017|Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, News, Thailand, Vietnam|

What’s New for 2017

One of my favorite things is discovering new destinations, hotels and tour options to offer to visitors to Southeast Asia. Just after the first of the year you'll be able to view a variety of new activities and adventures, by accessing Southeast Asia Tours' individual country pages. Just to give you a taste of what's coming, here are several [...]

By |2019-03-26T21:26:27+00:00December 10th, 2016|Adventure, Cambodia, Laos, News, Thailand, Vietnam|