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Explore the best of Asia with Kampá Tour's travel blog. Dive into our comprehensive guides, covering top destinations, local gastronomy, and vibrant culture. Stay updated with the latest travel news and glean practical advice to enhance your journey. Our blog features detailed travel guides, tips on typical dishes, highlights of regional festivals, and major events across Asia. For an extra dose of inspiration, check out travel diaries from fellow adventurers. Plan your next Asian adventure with us and discover all that this stunning region has to offer!

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Top 6 Essential Guides for Ninh Binh, Vietnam: An Unforgettable Stay

Top 6 Essential Guides for Ninh Binh, Vietnam: An Unforgettable Stay

Ninh Binh, a UNESCO World Heritage site, is a stunning destination in Northern Vietnam that rivals the natural and cultural beauty of the famous Halong Bay. The word "majestic" perfectly captures this region, with its breathtaking landscapes that will leave you speechless. Picture limestone mountains, winding rivers, natural caves, and lotus fields, all creating scenes reminiscent of surreal paintings. Follow our guide to make the most of your visit to this fascinating region!

June 22, 2024 6 view
11 Best Halong Bay Junk Boats - Latest News 2024!

11 Best Halong Bay Junk Boats - Latest News 2024!

In northern Vietnam, Halong Bay is an iconic UNESCO World Heritage Site known for its turquoise waters, karst rock formations, and mysterious caves. It's a must-see for lovers of natural beauty. To fully experience this wonder, consider a cruise for an unforgettable adventure. In this article, discover the best Halong Bay junk boats and cruises, along with useful travel information. Let's go!

June 22, 2024 7 view
Visit Pakse, Laos 2024: Everything You Need To Know For A Memorable Trip

Visit Pakse, Laos 2024: Everything You Need To Know For A Memorable Trip

Southern Laos is a region that captivates tourists with its charming beauty and striking contrasts. Pakse, one of the key cities preserving numerous ancient buildings, features colonial houses and royal palaces now converted into hotels. The city exudes a timeless, tranquil atmosphere. Read on to discover more about the allure of Pakse, Laos.

June 21, 2024 12 view
Mondulkiri: Discovering The Cambodian Highlands

Mondulkiri: Discovering The Cambodian Highlands

Unlike Cambodia's more popular destinations, Mondulkiri captivates nature lovers. Located in the Cambodian highlands, Mondulkiri features vast landscapes with lush forests, waterfalls, and serene hills. From encountering free-roaming elephants to engaging with local communities, every moment here is genuinely authentic. If you're already familiar with Cambodia's famous sites like Angkor Wat, consider adding Mondulkiri to your travel list for 2024. Join us in exploring this off-the-beaten-path gem, complete with all the practical information you'll need.

June 21, 2024 7 view

Vietnam Travel Blog

Top 6 Essential Guides for Ninh Binh, Vietnam: An Unforgettable Stay

Top 6 Essential Guides for Ninh Binh, Vietnam: An Unforgettable Stay

Ninh Binh, a UNESCO World Heritage site, is a stunning destination in Northern Vietnam that rivals the natural and cultural beauty of the famous Halong Bay. The word "majestic" perfectly captures this region, with its breathtaking landscapes that will leave you speechless. Picture limestone mountains, winding rivers, natural caves, and lotus fields, all creating scenes reminiscent of surreal paintings. Follow our guide to make the most of your visit to this fascinating region!

June 22, 2024 6 views
11 Best Halong Bay Junk Boats - Latest News 2024!

11 Best Halong Bay Junk Boats - Latest News 2024!

In northern Vietnam, Halong Bay is an iconic UNESCO World Heritage Site known for its turquoise waters, karst rock formations, and mysterious caves. It's a must-see for lovers of natural beauty. To fully experience this wonder, consider a cruise for an unforgettable adventure. In this article, discover the best Halong Bay junk boats and cruises, along with useful travel information. Let's go!

June 22, 2024 7 views
Detailed Information on Vietnam’s Airports Before Traveling

Detailed Information on Vietnam’s Airports Before Traveling

Get ready for a seamless travel experience with our comprehensive guide to Vietnam’s airports. Whether you’re touching down in bustling Ho Chi Minh City, historic Hanoi, or the stunning coastal city of Da Nang, our detailed airport information ensures you start your adventure on the right foot.

June 22, 2024 134 views
Vietnam’s Money: Pocket Information About Currency Exchange - [2024]

Vietnam’s Money: Pocket Information About Currency Exchange - [2024]

Are you preparing for your Vietnam trip and wondering about currency exchange? Well, when you exchange your money, you might find yourself surprised at the high denominations of Vietnamese bills, making you feel like a millionaire. In fact, with one million Vietnamese dong (VND) roughly equating to $40 USD, there's a notable contrast between your home currency and Vietnam's money. Vietnamese money comes in a variety of denominations, so while the initial delight of holding huge notes is obvious, you may have difficulty understanding the value of Vietnamese currency. As a result, this article is specifically intended to help you manage your funds while in Vietnam. We'll look at the history of Vietnamese currency, break down conversion rates, and share some intriguing anecdotes to help you understand.

June 22, 2024 667 views

Cambodia Travel Blog

Mondulkiri: Discovering The Cambodian Highlands

Mondulkiri: Discovering The Cambodian Highlands

Unlike Cambodia's more popular destinations, Mondulkiri captivates nature lovers. Located in the Cambodian highlands, Mondulkiri features vast landscapes with lush forests, waterfalls, and serene hills. From encountering free-roaming elephants to engaging with local communities, every moment here is genuinely authentic. If you're already familiar with Cambodia's famous sites like Angkor Wat, consider adding Mondulkiri to your travel list for 2024. Join us in exploring this off-the-beaten-path gem, complete with all the practical information you'll need.

June 21, 2024 7 views
Sihanoukville 2024: Your Ultimate Guide to Cambodias Dream Beaches

Sihanoukville 2024: Your Ultimate Guide to Cambodia's Dream Beaches

The beaches of Sihanoukville are the stuff of dreams, but it can be difficult to choose which one to visit. Don't worry, in this article we present the most beautiful beaches in Sihanoukville and we give you all the information you need to organize your trip. You will find advice on how to get to Sihanoukville, the best times to go as well as the most pleasant hotels for an unforgettable seaside stay.

June 11, 2024 76 views
Exploring Kampot, Cambodia in 2024: Must-See Sights and Things to Do

Exploring Kampot, Cambodia in 2024: Must-See Sights and Things to Do

When we talk about Cambodia, thoughts often turn to the majestic Angkor temple in Siem Reap or the vibrant capital Phnom Penh. However, did you know that in the southwest of the country there is a peaceful town extremely famous for its pepper specialty? Kampot is an unmissable destination for lovers of peace and quiet. Follow us as we discover this city, between the surrounding natural beauty and the delicious local specialty of pepper.

June 07, 2024 64 views
Discovering Siem Reap, the Land of the Angkor Temples

Discovering Siem Reap, the Land of the Angkor Temples

Siem Reap is undeniably a must-see destination during your stay in Cambodia. This dynamic and bustling city is the access point to the famous temples of Angkor, which were the seat of the Khmer Empire from the 9th to 15th centuries. However, Siem Reap is not limited to the temples of Angkor! The city offers a variety of rich activities that will ensure you have a great stay. For complete practical information on your trip, follow us to discover everything Siem Reap has to offer!

June 07, 2024 56 views

News

Exploring the First Vietnamese Quarter in Thailand

Exploring the First Vietnamese Quarter in Thailand

Experience the essence of Vietnam in the heart of Thailand. Discover the first Vietnamese quarter, a place where culture, cuisine, and hospitality harmoniously come together.

March 15, 2024 423 views
BREAKING NEWS: Thailand Officially Legalizes Same-Sex Marriage

BREAKING NEWS: Thailand Officially Legalizes Same-Sex Marriage

In a historic move for LGBTQ+ rights in Southeast Asia, Thailand's Senate approved a landmark marriage equality bill on Tuesday, June 18th, paving the way for the nation to become the first in the region to legalize same-sex marriage.

June 20, 2024 37 views
Lotus Flowers in Vietnam: Where to See and What to Know

Lotus Flowers in Vietnam: Where to See and What to Know

In Vietnamese culture and spirituality, the lotus flower is a profound symbol of purity, resilience, and enlightenment. Despite blooming in the muddy waters of ponds and lakes, it emerges unstained and radiant, embodying the notion of virtue arising from adversity. Celebrated in Vietnamese folk songs and poems, the lotus flower is a cherished symbol across the country. In this blog, we’ll explore the best time to visit lotus flowers and highlight the top 6 best lotus ponds in Vietnam, offering travelers a guide to experiencing these radiant blossoms at their peak.

June 11, 2024 106 views
[Photos] Beauty of the Terraced Fields During Water Pouring Season in North Vietnam

[Photos] Beauty of the Terraced Fields During Water Pouring Season in North Vietnam

During the summer water-pouring season, the highlands of Northern Vietnam shine with stunning natural beauty. Every May and June, the landscapes of the Northwest and Northeast regions become incredibly beautiful. The terraced rice fields, which are symbols of the mountainous areas, are filled with layers of water, creating a scene that is both romantic and wild. Photos taken at this time capture not only the natural beauty but also the deep connection between people and nature, reflecting rural life intertwined with the beauty of the land and sky. Let's explore and enjoy these enchanting moments through vivid and authentic photos.

June 08, 2024 74 views

Travel Diaries

Incredible Vietnam 3 Weeks Itinerary: Between Culture and Nature

Incredible Vietnam 3 Weeks Itinerary: Between Culture and Nature

In 2020, Laura Giannini and her family planned a trip to Vietnam, but unfortunately, due to the Covid-19 pandemic, they had to postpone their journey. Two years later, they still longed to visit and discover the spectacular and enchanting landscapes and meet the legendary hospitable people. As soon as the borders reopened in March 2022, they quickly rescheduled their stay and were our first clients to visit after Covid.

May 30, 2024 58 views
My Vietnam 10 Days Itinerary: Heritage and Nature

My Vietnam 10 Days Itinerary: Heritage and Nature

Are you eager to explore Southeast Asia at its finest? The S-shaped country is an ideal destination for its natural and cultural beauty. A 10-day Vietnam itinerary immerses you in the daily life of the locals, between unique monuments and landscapes. Once you decide to travel there, many questions will arise: What to do in Vietnam in 10 days? What to see and visit?

May 30, 2024 43 views
Exploring Vietnam in 2 Weeks: My Detailed Travel Itinerary Diary

Exploring Vietnam in 2 Weeks: My Detailed Travel Itinerary Diary

14 days represent an ideal duration to visit Vietnam, the S-shaped country in Southeast Asia. This 2-week itinerary will allow you to discover all the must-sees from north to south: the capital Hanoi, the stunning terrestrial and maritime Halong Bay, the charming old town of Hoi An, the bustling city of Saigon, and more. Here are some insights from our cherished travelers, Mr. and Mrs. Bernadette & Jean-Paul Aubert (Étampes, France), who traveled with our agency.

June 03, 2024 65 views
Vietnam, Cambodia & Laos Itinerary: My Impressive 3-Week Adventure

Vietnam, Cambodia & Laos Itinerary: My Impressive 3-Week Adventure

Follow in the footsteps of our dear travelers, Nelly & Jean Claude SALESSE, for memorable experiences from their trip to Vietnam, Cambodia & Laos in 2019! A big thank you to Mr. and Mrs. Salesse for your trust and for this story.

June 03, 2024 87 views