Looking for cool destinations in south-east Asia for a trip during the christmas - new year break. Any ideas?

@codewiz Look into Siem Reap/Angkor Wat in Cambodia, Halong Bay, Hue, Hoi An and the Mekong Delta in Vietnam, Chiang Mai/Chiang Rai in Thailand, Vientiane and Luang Prabang in Laos.

@dragfyre I decided to go to Vietnam, and I'm studying an itinerary from Ho Chi Minh City to Saigon, stopping in Hoi An to meet some friends.

@dragfyre The Mekong river delta looks very interesting, but it's in the wrong direction... I don't think I can make it fit this time.


@dragfyre I went to Chiang Mai last year and totally loved it. My favorite part was visiting an elephant sanctuary where you could play and bathe with a family of semi-wild elephants, including this super-cute baby:

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