In welcome news for all travellers wanting to holiday in Southeast Asia five-star airline Emirates have announced that it will start operating a daily service from Dubai to Phnom Penh from July 1st 2017.
This service will call at Yangon in Myanmar first before making the short flight to Cambodia and will also coincide with a new direct flight from Dubai to Hanoi in Vietnam.
This move should make air fares to Southeast Asia more competitive as well as increasing convenience for the traveller.
Our experts have travelled the region extensively and are here to help you plan your trip of a lifetime. We asked them to recommend one essential not to miss experience in each country and here are their chioces.
Burma – Irawaddy River Cruise
Relaxing on deck with a glass of your favourite tipple as you glide serenely through the tranquil waters watching authentic Burmese riverside life is as good as it gets. Myanmar holidays
Cambodia – A traditional Apsara dance performance
The Khmers are fiercely proud of this traditional art form and watching a performance can bring your whole Cambodian experience together. Contact us for Cambodia Holidays
Vietnam – Countryside cycle
To experience genuine Vietnam nothing beats jumping on a bike and cycling the quiet countryside backroads past lush paddy fields and stopping at villages for a friendly chat with the locals. Vietnam Holidays