Cambodia To Send Experts To Examine Angkor Wat Copy

Concerns over a new temple being built in Thailand are continuing over allegations that it is a copy of Angkor Wat. Main picture Angkor Wat temple in Cambodia Last month we reported that there were increasing calls from within Cambodia for construction work on the Sihanakhon temple, being built in the Buri Ram province ofContinue reading “Cambodia To Send Experts To Examine Angkor Wat Copy”

Siem Reap In TIME Magazine 100 World’s Greatest Places

TIME Magazine has published its third annual list of the World’s Greatest Places and it includes Siem Reap in Cambodia. Main picture Angkor Archaeological Park, Siem Reap, Cambodia credit Flyingdog Travel TIME compiled the lists following nominations from its international network of correspondents and contributors, with an eye toward those offering new and exciting experiences.Continue reading “Siem Reap In TIME Magazine 100 World’s Greatest Places”

Thai Temple Accused Of Being Angkor Wat Copy

The Cambodian Ministry of Culture and Fine Arts has requested that the Cambodian Consulate in Thailand investigates the construction of a new temple in Thailand, which has been claimed is a copy of the iconic Angkor Wat. Main picture Sihanakhon temple credit Surachai Piraksa / Bangkok Post The Sihanakhon temple is currently being constructed inContinue reading “Thai Temple Accused Of Being Angkor Wat Copy”

The A To Z Of Southeast Asia Index

We recently published our A to Z of Southeast Asia. We have seen beautiful pictures, incredible locations, temples, ruins, beaches, scuba diving locations and even food. Here is the full list. Enjoy. A Angkor Wat – Cambodia B Bangkok – Thailand C Chiang Mai – Thailand D Da Nang – Vietnam E Elephants F FloresContinue reading “The A To Z Of Southeast Asia Index”

The A To Z Of Southeast Asia – U

UNESCO The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) is an UN organisation aimed at promoting world peace and security through international cooperation in education, the sciences and culture. World Heritage Sites A World Heritage Site is a landmark or area with legal protection by an international convention. They are designated as having cultural,Continue reading “The A To Z Of Southeast Asia – U”

Cambodia Plots Future Tourism

Senior members of the Cambodia tourism industry and the Ministry of Tourism are meeting to discuss the future of tourism in the country post Covid-19. Initial plans are likely to focus on Siem Reap and Angkor Wat in the last quarter of this year before a wider reopening in 2022. Alternate plans could see aContinue reading “Cambodia Plots Future Tourism”

Southeast Asia Destinations Top Digital Nomads List

Club Med have published their list of the “Top countries for digital nomads: Where to work while travelling in 2021” and Southeast Asia locations top the list. Main Picture Phuket, Thailand credit Anine Beetge on Unsplash The study was established in response to the increasing numbers of people who choose to swap home or officeContinue reading “Southeast Asia Destinations Top Digital Nomads List”

Southeast Asia Hotels In Tripadvisor Travellers Choice 2021 Top Hotels

Ubud, Bali, Indonesia, credit Seastian Pena Lambarri on Unsplash Tripadvisor has published their Top World Hotels list in their Travellers Choice Awards 2021 and there are 2 Southeast Asia hotels in the top 10 and 4 in the top 20. The Hotel Colline de France in Gramado, Brazil tops the list. They have also publishedContinue reading “Southeast Asia Hotels In Tripadvisor Travellers Choice 2021 Top Hotels”

Bali is Tripadvisor Travellers Choice 2021 Most Popular Destination

Bali, Indonesia, credit Sebastian Pena Lambarri on Unsplash Tripadvisor has published their Most Popular Destination list in their Travellers Choice Awards 2021 and the beautiful Indonesian island of Bali tops the list. Besides Bali a further 5 destinations in Southeast Asia featured in the World Top 25 Destinations. Bali – Number 1 Tripadvisor says thatContinue reading “Bali is Tripadvisor Travellers Choice 2021 Most Popular Destination”

The A To Z of Southeast Asia – A

Today we start our A to Z of Southeast Asia where we highlight some of the iconic sites, sights and destinations throughout the region. We spent many days deciding where we should start until finally we started with the letter A. It seemed fitting. The series will continue over the coming days. Angkor Wat WeContinue reading “The A To Z of Southeast Asia – A”

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