If you are even remotely interested in traveling, you will definitely consider South East Asia as a must-see. Charming, completely unique and always welcoming, this part of the world will always continue to exercise a special kind of power upon us, mere Westerners.
Unfortunately though, many people feel that South East Asian destinations are not exactly safe – which is not true, actually. In fact, there are a lot of completely safe places to visit in this area – and following, we have gathered some of the very best ones. Read on and find out more!
At the foothill of some really stunning mountains, Pai will feel so Asian and so exotic that you will never want to leave it. There’s something beautiful, exciting and interesting to see every single step of the way – so you will definitely have the time of your life here. What’s more, this is considered to be one of the safest places in Asia. A place you will definitely want to return to again and again!
With waters that are as blue as it gets and with sands that are finer than you have ever felt under your feet, Boracay is a truly popular destination for tourists. And you have all the reasons to love this place: it’s full of life, Filipino people are more than friendly and the entire place feels like an out-of-this-world realm of beauty. Plus, there’s something to do for pretty much every type of traveler – from swimming to boarding and from shopping to dancing. A relaxing gem of the world everyone loves once they get there!
Siem Reap, Cambodia
Time moves differently in South East Asia – and Cambodia is one of the places that will really manage to prove to you that this part of the world is special from all points of view. Siem Reap will conquer your heart with its Asian-ness, with its charm, with its unique vibes and with its amazing temples (which is one the biggest attractions of the country, actually).
With many tourist-friendly, social hostels to accommodate yourself at, Siem Reap makes for the perfect destination if safety is one of your main criteria. You will meet a lot of amazing people there and, who knows, you may even fuel your appetite to travel even farther, even more!
Phong Nha Ke Bang, Vietnam
Because the town is very small, most of the tourists here get to know each other – which also means that you will feel a lot safer and more than comfortable here. What’s more, it is quite likely that you will make tons of friends here and that you will create unforgettable memories you will always associate with this amazing place.
As for the location itself, it may be small – but it can offer you excitement, adventure, relaxation and warmth, all in a small, but charmingly beautiful package. You will love it here – but even more than that, the cozy feeling will make you want to return again and again!