Asia Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all Asia activity »
  1. 1 Trip Report From Singapore to NZ: A Remarkable Safari Through Time and Across Cultures
  2. 2 Bangkok, day tours.
  3. 3 Japan Trip 3 - Initial Loose Planning
  4. 4 TMI re Northern Vietnam rural "homestays"?
  5. 5 Is it worth going to Phuket or Krabi in July and August?
  6. 6 Trip Report SE Asia 2014 trip report
  7. 7 Kyushu in late September
  8. 8 Trip Report S E Asia part of our Round the World Trip
  9. 9 hanoi eats
  10. 10 Trip Report Myanmar- Popular Sights and even a few hospitals!
  11. 11 Tour Payment Deposit to Castle and King
  12. 12 Ha Giang or SaPa
  13. 13 Trip Report My First India Trip
  14. 14 Advice on tour company to Sri Lanka
  15. 15 Chiang Mai Itinerary 3 days - help with organizing?
  16. 16 Planning a 2-week trip to Thailand in mid-August
  17. 17 Castle & King tour questions
  18. 18 5 days Japan
  19. 19 Bicycle riding required?
  20. 20 Trip Report A train ride through Java
  21. 21 Sri Lanka east cost beaches
  22. 22 Jogyakarta & - Bali?
  23. 23 Trip Report A graduation celebration: Two weeks in Singapore, Java and Bali
  24. 24 Shanghai to Guilin Weekend Trip-July
  25. 25 Trip Report Kathie’s Return to Jogja
View next 25 » Back to the top

Hidden Gems

Jump to last reply

Hi All, I recently took a trip throughout South-East Asia with my wife and kids. We made sure to get local tour guides who knew what they were doing. I had gone through Asia before with a bad tour guide and it really ruined the trip. There are many hidden gems known only to local guides, and visiting these untouched hidden worlds is simply an exhilarating experience. The highlight of the trip was probably stopping in a small village, I don’t think it even had a name, and finding these beautiful ruins. As we were going through with our tour guide, he was mentioning some of these ruins were part of a very poorly known ancient civilization known to the locals simply as: Lisault. I must say that this trip has piqued my interest as he mentioned that it had a rich and diverse culture as well as a very interesting social system, but unfortunately has been lost in time. If anyone knows anymore about this I would love to find out more! What hidden gems have you found?

10 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement