4 Countries One Destination
Indochina is filled with history, culture, and natural beauty. Each country has its own distinctive flavor and character despite their close proximity. The countries of Vietnam, Cambodia, and Laos showcase evidence of their French colonial history while Myanmar (Burma) is deeply rooted in their spiritual beliefs. To this day Myanmar remains one of the most mysterious and undiscovered destinations in the world, a land of breathtaking beauty and charm yet only recently emerging into the modern world.
This month, Grandeur Journeys introduces to you the sample journeys that showcase the...
E-Newsletter Aug 2011 - Go wild with the birds
Go wild, go south with the birds this winter! Spread you wings for the freedom and warmth of Indochina where the wintering flocks know, life is good. Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia have some of the best offerings in the world with top notch resorts and cuisine at bargain prices. Fast becoming the top emerging destination for travel in the tropics, Indochina presents a bird’s eye view of beautiful wetlands, forested hills and lush watered valleys, languid rivers, sandy beaches and idyllic islands. There are more UNESCO world heritage sites...
E-Newsletter Jul 2011 - Waterways Indochina
In the next months till September, the waterways of Indochina will flow strong and full, the best time for cruising on the great Mekong River and its tributaries.
Speeding along the Saigon River past mangrove and palm lined banks to the Cu Chi Tunnels recall the swift boats of Operation Sealords that patrolled the Mekong Delta during the war. The subterranean labyrinths of Cu Chi epitomize the ingenious stealth of the Viet Cong operating in the midst of enemy territory.
A languid day aboard the thatched roofed sampans of the...
E-Newsletter Jun 2011 - Best Picks for the Family
Pick your choice from among our picks of the best values for your family.
The perfect getaway is Vietnam’s Con Dao Island in the sublime comfort of the Six Senses Hideaway; sun, sand and sea, wind-blown & lush with an incomparable sense of freedom & luxurious intimacy. On the mainland, tucked away at Ninh Van Bay, the thatched-roof villas of Six Senses hug the verdant hills with swimming pools carved into the rocky tumble of the shore. La Veranda is the place from which to explore Phu Quoc Island while...
E-Newsletter May 2011 – Traveling with the Family
June 1st is International Children’s Day, observed in the region. We highlight tours specially designed for families.
Henrik Petersen and his charming wife would love to visit Indochina. However the prospect of traveling with the children, conjures images of mayhem. However, empirical evidence shows that families traveling to Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia find their experiences fulfilling, though at times challenging. Concerns about safety, health, food and such aren’t as much a problem imagined.
It appears that this part of the world engages children beyond their usual attention spans! Infants are mesmerized...
Best picks for Spa & Wellness on tropical beaches
Following our “Vietnam Pristine Beaches” early this month, we continue with best-picks for Beach and/or Spa lovers.
The chosen beach resorts & spa have been carefully and regularly inspected by GRANDEUR journeys team to ensure that you will enjoy truly unforgettable experiences of Spa & Wellness by the tropical beaches, sun-shining and palmtree-shaded.
Contact us to have the very best of Beach Spa & Wellness experiences at a fantastic price!