In 2008 Cambodia’s magnificent mountain top Angkor period temple, Preah Vihear received UNESCO World Heritage status and to our minds justifiably so, even if it more..
A selection of photographs of our recent trek through the picturesque Pha Taem National Park in Ubon Ratchathani Province of northeastern Thailand. We have already more..
A selection of images of our recent Emerald Triangle odyssey, heading through Northeastern Thailand into Southern Laos and then down the Mekong into Northern Cambodia: more..
Phu Asa, or Asa Mountain, is a sandstone outcrop lying close to the village of Kietngong in South Lao’s Champassak Province. The forested hill – more..
The old fashioned rickety ferries that cart passengers, motos and trucks across the Mekong between Champassak and Ban Muang don’t run much anymore. The recent more..
Busy wrapping up an Emerald Triangle tour in Phnom Penh so just a photo of the awesome Phnom Rung Temple in northeastern Thailand’s Buriram Province more..
Lying just a kilometre away from Wat Phu, the small Angkor period temple of Nang Sida, Laos, does tend to get overshadowed by it’s prestigious more..
Going on the recommendation of our driver we stopped at a rather dingy, hole in the wall cafe in the small Issan town of Piboon more..
Not quite sure why the ‘powers that be’, (guess that’d be TAT – Tourism Authority of Thailand?), decided to call this region – the area more..
Here’s an updated list, including photos, of the Thai national parks and wildlife sanctuaries either featured in our All Points East tours or regularly included more..
Longest, tallest, widest, biggest….superlatives can be deceptive and statistics vary enormously but the little known Khone Phapaeng Falls in Champassak Province of Southern Laos is more..
Forget Phnom Penh’s Pochentong or Siem Reap International Airport, if you can arrive in the Kingdom of Cambodia by boat then that’s the way to more..
A selection of photos from our current Emerald Triangle tour of Laos and Cambodia; – the picturesque region where Northeastern Thailand, Southern Laos and Northern more..
Don’t seem to have posted about Southern Laos for some time so to correct that regrettable oversight here’s a few images and brief description of more..
Small but well preserved brick and sandstone Hindu temple complex dating from the 11th century, lying just east of Surin Town. (The exact reign is more..
As we see it a tour of Laos or Vietnam, should include a tour of Lao and Vietnamese food so here’s a brief run down more..
Just to show we’re not biased here’s a pic of a Lao national park, (or National Protected Area as they call them up there.) This more..
Relatively small, relatively unknown, Pha Taem National Park – located a few kms north of Ubon’s Khong Chiam, (Jiam) District marks the picturesque spot where more..
Continuing our Thai National Park day here’s a photo of the lesser known, but we think you’ll agree spectacular, park of Pha Taem in Kong more..
King Suryavarman I came to the throne of Angkor in 1006 after a 4 year struggle with his rival claimant Jayaviravarman. One of his first more..