South East Asia – Top Choices For Backpackers

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The popularity of South East Asia has been booming since the 1990s when Alex Garland wrote his novel “The Beach”. Since then hundreds of tourist have been flocking to the South East Asia, eager to embark on an adventure. Here are top four destinations when traveling in South East Asia

1 – Thailand

Known as a country of smiles, friendliness, a country of tourism, and hundreds of other Cambodia 07interesting things. Thailand is famous for old temples, the largest shopping center in Southeast Asia, colourful festivals, culinary diversity. Dubbed as the “tourist paradise”, Thailand is attracting the largest number of tourists to Asia, due to great service, beautiful scenery and convenient shopping. With a very reasonable cost, visitors can admire the modern bustling city Bangkok or enjoy the sun shines on the beautiful beaches in Phuket, a beautiful island located south of Thailand, or wander about in South Pattaya, a popular tourist destination. The climate is warm all year round and plenty of attractive tours for those who love to explore: from pilgrimage tour of temples, beach break in the extremely attractive places, to shopping trips for shopping devotees.

2 – Philippines

Manila, the capital city of Philippines, is known for its beautiful landscape such as Manila Cathedral and San Agustin Church. Visitors can explore the city on the colourfully decorated jeeps visit the Bay Walk Boulevard or go to the Malate to enjoy the outdoor seafood, live music and impressive discos and bars cafes.Coming to this country, travellers can go surfing and enjoy the unique dishes at just under 20 USD a day. Besides, you have a chance to go camping along the Zambales beach or explore more than 7,000 islands with many romantic beaches, of which Cebu, Boracay, Palawan are the most famous.

3 – Cambodia

Cambodia 06Cambodia is mentioned as a country of painful history and poverty. But few know that Cambodia boasts a heaven like coastline and a capital city rich in history. Visitors will be amazed at the great architecture with sophisticated features carved at Angkor Wat. Not only is the country of temples, few people know that Cambodia also has beautiful beaches like in paradise. The sea is clean, and water is always clear, calm, white sand and is the ideal getaway where travelers want to leave the bustling of urban areas. Guests will also have a chance to taste the indigenous dishes of the local people.

4- Vietnam

Finally when traveling in South East Asia Vietnam should be on your top list of must visit destinations. Vietnam is full of beautiful natural terrains, stretching from north to south like sea, lakes, rivers, mountains, bays, islands… especially to attract tourists during the dry season from November to March each year. In particular, there are many scenic spots have been recognized as the world cultural and natural heritages. Hanoi – Hue – Saigon is certainly the places you have to visit. Discover the daily life and culture of the three regions of the country is a very interesting experience, enjoy the typical dishes of each region is also something visitors can not forget and of course, cheaper costs make travelers’ Vietnam tours more comfortable when coming to Vietnam.