Where to go in Southeast Asia?


expatriation Earth all levels, Southeast Asia is a region of incredible wealth of cultural, natural and human. Many countries make up this vast geographic area: some already in the hit parade of world tourist destinations, others are more discreet, others emerge as the destinations of tomorrow .

To take stock, go to discover the countries of Southeast Asia and potential travel:

The Thailand

The classic in the region, Thailand is none the less a country of contrasting manners, offering much more than simply combining inclusive cocktail-beach-all. Of course, lovers of relaxation will always appreciate the islands (Ko Phi Phi, Ko Lanta Noi, Ko Samui ...) and their dream landscapes: coconut trees, clear waters ... But do not forget the north, with its historic cities (Chiang Mai, Sukhothai) and hiking, not to mention the inevitable Bangkok, city of all excesses.

Cambodia

exciting destination if any, Cambodia has turned the page on a painful past and always more open to tourism. Of course, Angkor, symbol of the country and of the Khmer civilization, remains one of the most significant stages of the itinerary of a traveler. See also, endearing chaos that reigns over Phnom Penh, the capital, Banlung National Park, Buddhist temples of Battambang or the beaches and islands of the south coast, around Sihanoukville.

Laos

A destination that is still secret in Southeast Asia, Laos face unfortunately among the poorest countries in the region. Landlocked, Laos does not have the beautiful beaches of its neighbors, but nevertheless of great authenticity. According to taste, travelers will head to the cities of Luang Prabang, Vang Vieng and Vientiane, but it's certainly Laos unspoilt nature reserves and villages it will take priority.

Vietnam

Country all in length, varied and full of surprises, Vietnam promises to be a favorite destination for backpackers. From north to south, it will indeed swallow kilometers to not miss the great essential of the country to the north, Hanoi and the magnificent Halong Bay, to be completed with the mountains of Tonkin. In the center the National Park Phong Nha-Ke Bang and the cities of Hue and Hoi An are classified by Unesco, while in the south, Ho Chi Minh City and the Mekong Delta will mark the spirits.

Myanmar (Burma)

Myanmar, formerly Burma, has long been under the yoke of the dictatorship of the military junta, but this state of Southeast Asia is now more easily opened to foreign visitors ... From a tourist sight, Burma conceals little-known splendours such Bagan and temples, and thus preserved from any excessive exploitation. A destination that retains a touch of adventure to the delight of the curious minds.

Malaysia

Countries experiencing a remarkable economic boom, Malaysia is not the first destination that comes to mind in Southeast Asia. Yet the advantages of this country to the particular geography, ethnic melting pot, has much to recommend. One example is the ultra modern Kuala Lumpur, Langkawi Island, a classic, the east coast with its white sandy beaches, or Borneo and covered wilderness of virgin forest, including the magnificent Kinabalu Park. < / p>

Singapore

A destination quite at hand, Singapore is a city-state full of paradoxes. ultramodern financial center, this small state is at the top shopping destinations and entertainment in the region, offering a host of big names, fun activities and theme parks (Zoo, Sentosa Island ... ). Singapore is also salivate lovers of nightlife, with many restaurants, bars and trendy clubs, activity continues late into the night.

Indonesia

The map of the vast Indonesian archipelago is staggering ... there is so much to discover! The country, however, adapts to any kind of tourism, with first Bali leading destination in Indonesia: beaches and typical landscapes, idyllic climate, cultural visits, tourism infrastructure, Bali wins all the votes, but those traveling time would wrong to neglect other enchanting islands such as Java, Lombok and Sumatra.

Philippines

Another archipelago, the Philippines consist of more than more than 7000 islands! The more distant states of Southeast Asia is not the hottest in France, but the Philippines deserve to be better known: tropical climate, dense forests, and volcanoes reliefs for nature lovers and outdoor activities air, but also many beaches just paradise, a place to discover urgently!