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  • A taste of Indochina

    Karen Muskett travelled on our Indochina Encompassed group tour in 2016 with her daughter, Ali, a travel consultant for InsideAsia Tours. Here, she explains why the food was a particular highlight! (more…)

  • Top 5 reasons to spend your honeymoon in Vietnam

    Deciding where to go on your honeymoon is tricky. You could go anywhere in the world, and you’ll never have this chance again – so you have to get it right. Where will you find the right balance of romance, relaxation, and culture? Which country will offer that magic combination of factors that will guarantee an unforgettable trip? The answer is: Vietnam. (more…)

  • Top 5 reasons to visit Phu Quoc

    Just 50 kilometres long and 20 wide, Phu Quoc is Vietnam’s desert-island jewel. Though far less well-known than Thailand’s famed Koh Samui or Koh Phi Phi, it’s got all the charms to rival them – and more, since it’s seen a fraction of the development. Though things are sure to change in the coming years, for now Phu Quoc remains a little-known oasis with a laid-back colonial town centre, glorious sandy beaches, and a thickly forested interior ripe for exploration. What’s not to love? (more…)

  • Insider guide: Etiquette & customs in Laos

    Heading to Laos and not sure how to behave? We put together this handy guide to etiquette & customs for readers of the InsideAsia magazine, East. Now, we're sharing it with our blog readers too! Follow these simple guidelines and you're sure to have an incredible time in Laos - and without committing a cultural faux pas. To read more insider guides - as well as some fantastic articles covering Japan, Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos and Burma, why not subscribe to our travel magazine? East is produced by InsideAsia Tours staff, and it's packed with inspiration. Best of all, it's completely free! Click here to find out more.


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