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6 Videos That Get to the Heart of South East Asia
South East Asia has been a firm favourite of backpackers and pleasure seekers for many years now; but with such a variety of cultures and countries to choose from, it can be difficult to know where to begin when planning your route.
Here are some of our favourite videos that showcase the best of South East Asia, so that you can get a genuine insight into your potential destinations before you jet off.
The most popular of South-East Asia’s countries, Thailand has plenty to offer; and this video showcases the beautiful Phi Phi, Phuket and Krabi.
Vietnam is massive, but this video shows you all the best parts in a short 2 minute clip. If you’re there long enough, we’d also really recommend riding the Vietnam loop.
Laos is one of South East Asia less explored countries, which makes it all the more worth a visit should you be visiting this part of the world. You’ll soon see why in this beautiful video.
Cambodia is beautiful, and the largest religious monument in the world is just one of its many hidden gems. Learn more in this stunning film, which captures Angkor Wat in all its glory.
5. The Philippines
If it’s paradise you’re searching for, look no further than Palawan in the Philippines. Words don’t do this breathtaking landscape justice; but this video gives it a good go.
6. How to spend 3 weeks in South East Asia
Looking for some more inspiration? Take a look at what Travideo author Bjarke got up to during 3 weeks travelling South East Asia, and see if his route takes your fancy.