Emily

Emily is a native creative nerd. This creative crew member's favourite stop is Bay of Islands.

My Vietnam Experience: Vietnamese Roads and Language on the way to Buon Ma Thuot

My Vietnam Experience: Vietnamese Roads and Language on the way to Buon Ma Thuot

Stray New Zealander Keys (aka Eileen) continues her travels on Stray’s very first Vietnam trip….. We headed out of Dalat and eventually made our way back down to sea level. The trip took us over another mountain range with stunning views of coffee plantations as far as the eye could see.

Why Hop-Off in Luang Prabang in Laos?

Why Hop-Off in Luang Prabang in Laos?

Spiritual capital, slow boat end-point and UNESCO heritage city, Luang Prabang is a completely unique destination in Laos. It has a rare combination of French colonial history, traditional Lao village life, and a potent Buddhist influence through every street, and is a place you could easily spend two weeks or more. Even if you can’t […]

Newsflash!! Stray Asia Launches Into Vietnam

Newsflash!! Stray Asia Launches Into Vietnam

Chao everyone! Stray is getting further off the beaten track, local Viet style! That’s right, Vietnam has now been added to our hop-on hop-off Southeast Asian travel network, and here in the Stray offices, we are all pretty excited about it. Holly and the Stray Asia team have been busy sussing out the best spots […]

6 Awesome yet Weird Food You Have to Try in Southeast Asia… If You Are Brave Enough!

6 Awesome yet Weird Food You Have to Try in Southeast Asia… If You Are Brave Enough! Food in Laos

There’s a wealth of opportunity for adventure in the food scene of Southeast Asia, and we’re here to take you through some of the more… exotic options. Are you brave enough?

Unique Experience in Laos: Ploughing at Living Land Farm in Luang Prabang

Unique Experience in Laos: Ploughing at Living Land Farm in Luang Prabang Living Land Farm in Luang Prabang, Laos

My bare feet squelched uncomfortably in the mud beneath me, and the milky grey water rose up to lap at my knees. With one hand on the plough, and another holding the reins, I tried to convince myself that I really was in control of the beast before me.

More reasons than ever to Stray in Laos

  Laos has been named the World’s Best Tourism Destination 2013 by the European Council on Tourism and Trade (ECTT) for its “perfect record of promoting clean, ecological and social orientated tourism”. Laos, officially the Lao People’s Democratic Republic, is a landlocked country in Southeast Asia bordered by Burma and China to the northwest, Vietnam […]

Review of Phone Noy / Stray Asia

Review of Phone Noy / Stray Asia

Cindy Fan recently travelled on Stray Asia’s Phone Noy pass through southern Laos. Describe the trip through southern Laos in one sentence. An eye-opening adventure through stunning natural landscape. You live in Laos. So why did you choose to travel with Stray? Living in Laos, you learn very quickly just how bad and unreliable public […]

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