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TODAY'S TRAVEL

Rites of passage
LOCAL COLOUR

Rites of passage

A village in Surin province marks the ordination of its young men with a parade on elephant back.

In the shadows of Angkor
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In the shadows of Angkor

The nearest hotel to the famed Siem Reap ruins, Le Meridien Angkor epitomises elegant living

Praying for rain
AROUND THAILAND

Praying for rain

In response to this year’s drought and the higher-than-usual temperatures, visitors to the annual Rocket Festival in Yasothon can expect plenty of fast-flying missiles in the sky.

Slow cruises and healthy stretches
GETAWAYS

Slow cruises and healthy stretches

Explore takes a look at the five most exciting deals of the week