Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos: A dream destination for people in their 30s and 40s
Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos: A dream destination for people in their 30s and 40s
Will you agree with the fact that there is altogether a different charm to travelling in your 30s and 40s? If you are travelling solo then this charm is sure to be multiplied by manifolds. If you are desperate for a holiday and are looking for destinations where you can relax, watch beautiful sunsets and sunrises, party like there is no tomorrow and indulge in the richness of history, culture and architecture all at the same time, then we at One World Adventures know just the right places for you. Pack your bags and get your tickets booked for the three marvels of southeast Asia-Vietnam, Cambodia. And Laos. If you are wondering just why these two countries should be a part of your bucket list, then we are here to solve the mystery.
Vietnam – Believe it or not, the fact remains that the Vietnamese culture has been in existence for more than a thousand years. A country that is bustling with history, culture, self-governance and civilisation-Vietnam is sure to charm you with its comfortable lifestyle, friendly and warm people, delicious food and architectural marvels.
A country of the Bravehearts
The first thing sure to leave you deeply inspired in this country is the war sites. While half of the world might see the bloody Vietnam war as a tragic incident, the Braveheart of this brave country celebrate the war as a successful process of their decolonisation and this celebration reflects loud and clear across several Vietnamese war sites. These places include Saigon, Cu Chi Tunnels, the War Remnants Museum and the Reunification Palace.
An adventurers paradise
If there is an adventurer in you, then there is no better place for you than Vietnam. Whether it is sledding down the Mui Ne sand dunes or riding extremely high on the Russian-made motorcycles, Vietnam surely has it all to satiate the adventurer in you. The other activities that are sure to leave you thrilled and excited for more include kayaking on the bay and trekking up to the many beautiful spots in this country.
A romantic destination
Vietnam is a fantastic place for not just the adventurer in you but also the romantic. If you are travelling with your partners, then places like Hoan Kiem Lake in Hanoi, Ha Long Bay and Hoi An old town in central Vietnam are sure to make you fall in love all over again. If you are someone who is travelling solo then trust us, this place will urge you to be with the love of your life. Either way, Vietnam consists of all the ingredients that are sure to bring the missing love and romance back into your life.
The best of local as well as international cuisines
Any holiday is incomplete without good delicious food. When you are in Vietnam, then food is sure to be your last concern. Vietnamese people love their food and make sure that whoever tries their cuisines falls in love with their food as well. Indulge in the local cuisine and dig into some of the finest and the most sumptuous delicacies in the world.
There is simply no denying the fact that Vietnam has it all. Be it romantic places, hiking places, good places to eat and stay. But what really makes this country a paradise is the fact that it is more beautiful than one can imagine. With its natural wonders like Ha Long Bay and the serene lakes of Hanoi, and its beautiful sand dunes in white and red, this beautiful country leaves its visitors in awe and ensures the experiences and memories that they take back home remain unmatched and unparalleled.
Best time to travel Vietnam
With the best months to travel here being from March to April, this country remains a travellers haven.
If you are looking for a country that is sure to be your window to the raw and untouched beauty of southeast Asia then Cambodia is the place for you. With its UNESCO world heritage acclaimed several monuments and places, Cambodia and the people of Cambodia are right there to welcome you with open arms to a country that is sure to sweep you right off your feet with its enchanting history, culture and fantastic destinations.
Even though there are many places in Cambodia that are a must-visit, there is no way that you can escape visiting the globally famous Angkor Wat. The city of temples that is known for both the best and the worst deeds of humanity. As one of the world’s largest religious buildings, this place is sure to leave you deeply fascinated with its history and mind-blowing architecture. The capital of Cambodia, Phnom Penh is a cosmopolitan destination that is home to not just some of the finest restaurants and cafes but also museums and temples.
Once you're done exploring the amazing history of this beautiful country, a trip to the Koh Rong Samloem is a must. Lose yourself in the most tropical setting where sun, sea and sand all come together to provide you with an environment that is pure tropical bliss. Spend your days on the shacks drinking coconut water or make the most of your day with the many water sports and activities.
Another very famous trust destination in Cambodia is Siem Reap. This city is loved by tourists globally not just for its history and archeological delights but also for the city’s hustle and bustle, for its shopping and also for being one of the most active parts of the country. When here do not forget to visit the Angkor National Museum and Angkor Wat. The other places in Cambodia that are sure to leave you completely in awe and mesmerised are those of Ratanakiri, Prasat Preah Vihear, Battambang, Kampot, and the Koh Kong conservation corridor.
Best time to visit Cambodia
To make the most of the clear blue skies and fantastic weather, the best time to visit Cambodia is from November to April. So, all you need to do is pack your bags and get those tickets booked.
Laos – Another hidden gem in the crown of Southeast Asia is Laos. If you are looking for a place that feels like meditation, where calmness and purity are in the air, and where you truly get a chance to connect with your own soul like never before, then wait no more-pack your bags and get ready for Laos.
You must have definitely travelled by the best of vehicles and transport facilities when you are travelling a country, now how about exploring a wonderful city named Luang Prabang on a cycle? From temples to museums to some of the finest multi cuisine cafes and restaurants to shopping, this beautiful pace surely knows all the tricks of the trade and knows how to keep its tourists captivated. If there is one place in Laos that you can not afford to skip is that of Kuang Si waterfall. The turquoise hues of the water and with a swarm of butterflies all around you, this place will make you believe in fairy tales and beautiful animations all over again.
Another place that is sure to leave you completely in awe with its scenic beauty is that of Nong Kiau. A tiny beautiful town, this place allows you to explore the adventurer in you and make the most of aerial adventures, boating, kayaking, hiking, and making the most of nature walks. A must-visit place to add a fair pinch of sports and activities to your holiday.
The captivating plain of Jars
If you are missing the touch of history on your holiday to Southeast Asia, then the plain of jars is sure to come to your rescue. What is believed to be the remnants from the stone age, the plain of jars provides breathtaking views to it its visitors and also gives them a chance to witness a wide variety of tribal cultures around this place.
If you have had your fill of more scenic beauty than you can handle in one trip, then you can always head to the capital of Laos, Vientiane. Being the capital, this city comes with its own hustle and bustle. Make your way towards urbanization as you enjoy some of the finest cuisines in the world, enjoy the nightlife and get up close and personal with a slight western culture.
Some of the other tourist attractions in Laos include Them konglo caves, Champasak, Thakhek, etc. If you are looking for a place that makes the time stand still and transports you to a world that is completely serene and beautiful then there cannot be a place better than Laos.
Best time to visit Laos
A place that is also famous as the land of million elephants, Laos is a safe country for travellers and the best places to visit this country are from the months of October to April.
There is simply no questioning the fact that travelling is one of the most effective ways to enrich and empower human life. At One World Adventures, we want to be the platform that bridges the gap between your and your most memorable holidays. If you are looking for a holiday that provides you with well-planned and researched itineraries, good food, perfect accommodations and covers the best of places, then we at One World Adventures are the right destination for you. To find out more, connect with us today.