‘Experience Asia’ News for December 2022

Welcome to our ‘Experience Asia’ Newsletter for December 2022

Please read on, for news about our green policies, camping experiences and exercising with the locals

Experience Asia News / The new ‘Experiences e-brochure’

Experience Asia have developed a new line of e-brochures highlighting various experiences we can offer:

–          Unique Tour Experiences

–          Unique Food Experiences

–          Unique Hotel Experiences

If your tourists would be interested in getting away from the basic touristy experiences, please contact us to receive a copy of our latest publications, featuring Bangkok, Chiang Mai and new Overland Adventures at sales@experiencetravel.asia

Experience Asia News / ‘Green and Sustainable Policies’

Experience Asia, have created a sustainable travel policy, which includes:

–          Eco-Friendly activities

–          Volunteering Opportunities

–          Recycling, Tree Planting and other initiatives

Obviously this is an important direction for our company to follow, so we are more than happy to share this with our travel partners

For more information: sales-mgr@experiencetravel.asia.com

Product News / ‘Bustaurant’

‘Bustaurant’ is a new, fine dining experience, on a luxury double decker coach in Bangkok

This restaurant on wheels offers a certified fine dining menu with quality wine offerings

As well as a dining experience, the passengers will travel around the famous ‘Ratanakosin Island’ in Bangkok with sightseeing of the most historical temples and landmarks

Check out some great images at: www.bangkokbustaurant.com/

Product News / ‘Keep Camping’

‘Keep Camping’ is a private camping experience with a private chef who provides a chef table experience, using only the ingredients found on the mountain that day. 

We recommend ‘Trailhead Private Island Kayak Experience’, which involves a 2-day Kayaking adventure travelling to a private island in the huge ‘Mae Nga’ reservoir, where clients can spend the night camping under the stars

More details are available from sales@experiencetravel.asia

Product News / ‘Nahm’ – a Michelin star Thai Restaurant in Bangkok

‘Nahm’ is consistently ranked among the best restaurants in Asia since its opening in 2010 and recently featured in ‘Condé Nast as one of ‘The Best Bars and Restaurants in the World’

For the past six years, Nahm has received a Michelin star, and ranked in the top 10 restaurants in Asia

The ‘Heritage set menu’ is the full experience, with a stream of delicious dishes from savory canapés to flavorful mains and a luscious dessert

We are happy to arrange reservations and round trip transfers

Hotel News / ‘The Beach Samui’

‘The Beach Samui’, has opened The Herbalist, claimed to be the first in-hotel herbal dispensary in Southeast Asia.

The Koh Samui retreat will offer guests natural plant-based remedies, delivered by registered practitioners who are specialists in Thai traditional and alternative medicine.

The Beach Samui offers 21 suites designed by the team behind the Rosewood Amsterdam and the Peninsula London.

Hotel News / ‘Garrya Tongsai Bay’ in Samui

‘Garrya Tongsai Bay’, opens its doors on 15 December on Thailand’s Koh Samui and will become the latest addition to the new Garrya brand of well-being-centred hotels by the Banyan Tree Group.

And it’s not just the adults whose well-being is being taken care of as ‘The Kids’ Club will offer yoga, stretching, and spa treatments for the youngsters at the Elements Spa.

Hotel News / ‘La La Mukha’ Tented Camp Resort

‘La La Mukha’ is a chic, tented camp resort, built in contemporary architecture, blended with African elements and is set within a lush tropical landscape on the outskirts of Khao Yai National Park

This eco-friendly resort features 31 elegantly appointed tents and tree houses complimented with supporting facilities and activities for a back-to-nature experience

Vietnam Hotel News / ‘Quality New Offerings’

‘The Anam Mui Ne’ – A resort with 127 elegant rooms and suites, a sublime design inspired by Vietnam’s Indochine era and prime beachfront location will celebrate its grand opening in January next year. The resort overlooks Mui Ne’s white sand beach and affords spectacular East Sea vistas

‘Gran Meliá Nha Trang’ – Meliá Hotels International’s first Gran Meliá property in Vietnam, this luxury resort will open next year with 99 villas, each with a private pool, plus Asia’s first outpost of the highly-acclaimed Spanish restaurant, Hispania, and with extensive wellness facilities.

‘Fusion Resort & Villas Danang’ – Making its debut in July 2023, in one of Vietnam’s most popular tourist destinations, will feature 242 rooms and villas, four dining and entertainment options, and the kind of extensive wellness facilities the brand has become famous for, with one complimentary treatment per person per night as part of the daily rate.

Bhutan News / ‘Bhutan HomeStay Packages’

Bhutan offers a wide range of authentic Bhutanese Farmhouses for your visit to Bhutan. Farmhouses are available at most of the popular destinations in Bhutan, including Thimphu, Paro and Punakha

Bhutanese farm homes are basic, yet charming (as are the locals) and make a great atmospheric way to see the Kingdom

Our partner and friend in Bhutan, ‘Tashi’, offers unique 11-day programs, offering the best of Bhutan in a combination of home-stays and hotels. Please contact us for more details sales@experiencetravel.asia

The Last Word / ‘Join the Locals practicing Yoga in the Park’

Every Wednesday, you can join in a free yoga class with the locals in central Bangkok’s beautiful, ‘Lumpini Park’. The class is open to all levels and taught by a certified teacher

However, please note that, although the class is free, you’ll need to bring your own mat

As well as Yoga there are regular groups of ‘Tai Chi’ practitioners gathering every morning in the park

Your tourists are welcome to join them, or we can provide a private lesson

Wishing you all Happy Travels

Stephen McEvoy / Managing Director


Travel adventures in Thailand, Indochina and Indonesia



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