Asia Like A Local

on Monday, 24 July 2017.

Asia Like A Local

There are few better ways to experience the soul of a destination than through the eyes of its people...

With this in mind, we've selected a few of our favourite immersive encounters across Asia, which allow you to interact and mingle with the locals for intimate cultural experiences.

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Vietnam - Mekong Delta Homestay 

Experience life in the Mekong while staying on a river island, helping your hosts prepare traditional dishes and joining in their daily activities. Travel by boat and on foot through the meandering waterways to witness local craftsmen at work and visit thriving fresh markets. Explore Vietnam...

Sri Lanka - Colombo Walking Tour

Head out on a walking tour of the Colombo Fort and Pettah markets with engaging local resident Mark Forbes. Journey back in time to learn about the of colonization of Ceylon and the spice route trade network with a particular focus on photography, architecture and history. Discover Sri Lanka...

Thailand - Cook With a Celebrity Chef

Learn the secrets of Thai cuisine with renowned local chef Ms Yui at a hands-on cooking class in Chiang Mai. Browse the local vegetable markets before using family recipes to prepare traditional dishes while learning about the country’s culinary culture. Experience Thailand...

Myanmar - Magyeekan Local Life

Journey from the plains of Bagan along the Irrawaddy River to visit the communities of Salay and Magyeekan. Experience the colonial charm and faded glory of these former port towns and learn about village life before enjoying a traditional Burmese meal by the riverside. Explore Myanmar...

Indonesia - Java Homestay

Meet a modern Javanese family who have abandoned the city for life in a traditional village outside of Yogyakarta. Learn about family farming and sustainable livelihoods over dinner on the cosy veranda with the visionary couple Mr Bintang and his wife Ms. Ani. Discover Indonesia...

As we tailor-make all of our holidays, these are just a small taste of the many transformative experiences we can arrange. Please contact us directly on 0207 359 3938 for a bespoke itinerary. 

 

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