Now peace and safety resides in Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos. It’s opening to the world as a friendly and exotic place on earth to be. The majority of people in these regions are farmers. They are almost all friendly and safe to be around.
Halong Bay – Vietnam Natural Heritage
MOST PEOPLE think of Vietnam and Cambodia as a war. But the old history has all gone. Now peace and safety resides in Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos. It’s opening to the world as a friendly and exotic place on earth to be. So, why travellers don’t think of coming to these areas.
Some of the reasons why travellers should visit these regions :
1. It’s a new place. It’s not touristy like in Thailand and many places travellers go, people go stunned by the appearance.
2. It’s safe and friendly. The majority of people in Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia are farmers. Pure farmers. Many of them have never learnt of much apart from the village they were born in. Naturally, they are almost all friendly and safe to be around. Moreover, the governments do a good job in ensuring securities all over the country. Nothing of a crime has happened to tourists anymore for the last a decade.
3. These regions have lots to see: Three countries stretching for thousands of kilometers from North to South. They have beautiful mountains with colourful hill tribes such as Sapa with Fansipan Mountain and ethnic villages in Vietnam, Luang Prabang in Laos. There are highlands with their everlasting rudimentary traditions. These places have beaches and many of those are considered best in the world but still, they are not touristy such as Nha Trang, Mui Ne and Phu Quoc beaches in Vietnam. It has world heritage sites like Halong Bay, Phong Nha cave in Vietnam and Angkor Wat in Cambodia. Sounds cool enough?
4. It’s cheap. If travellers want to, then 1-2 dollar travellers could buy a basic lunch or dinner. Wandering around and travellers want to find somewhere to sit and drink? Mostly travellers don’t have to pay more than one dollar for it.
5. Is travel here convenient? Sure, many companies operate the open bus from Vietnam through Laos and Cambodia (good quality in general) and they run almost to every capital cities in the countries. Moving around is very easy.
6. The most important thing that travellers have more travel cheap options offered by local tour operators during this time such as summer promotion, cheaper options, set departure tours or joining tours with qualities services.
Recommended some local promotions in this area:
Active Travel Asia: http://activetravel.asia/deals-offers.html
Active Travel Vietnam: http://activetravel.asia/vietnam-adventure-tours-tl347.html
Indochina Sails: http://www.indochinasails.com/en/promotion.html
Active Travel Cambodia: http://activetravel.asia/cambodia-adventure-tours-tl346.html