Asian Markets – Luang Prabang Market

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In Asia Talk’s ongoing series about the continent’s best markets, we next highlight Luang Prabang Night Market situated in the former capital of Laos. The UNESCO-listed city is a hybrid of French Indochinese architecture and Theravada Buddhist temples and is framed by a magnificent mountain backdrop. The market offers the best collection of handicrafts in …

Slope off in China

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Skiers still have until late March to enjoy this year’s white powder, and a resort in China offers one of the best options in Asia. The Yabuli Ski Resort, located in the northernmost province of Heilongjiang, is praised as China’s Davos. It is built on Yabuli Sun Mountain, part of the Changbai Mountain Range, about …