In Myanmar, becoming a novice monk is the biggest day in a boy's life, one filled with colour and spectacle.
The stock from one hawker's prawn noodle soup has become the stuff of legend.
These are the experiences every visitor to Asia should try once. But probably only once.
Get to this tropical treat before the crowds do and you will be rewarded with pristine reefs, luxe villas and foodie adventures.
KLIA2 will never compare to the major Asian airports – but then, it's not supposed to.
Vietnam Airlines' competitive business fares (currently from $4400 return to Paris via Hanoi or Saigon) make this airline an attractive option.
Get to know your lemongrass from your lime leaves and learn to cook like a Thai chef in a lush garden setting.
Australians have been eating Thai food for so long it's almost our national cuisine.