Smiling Albino is the preeminent provider of tailor-made, boutique travel experiences in Southeast Asia. Nothing is pre-made or off-the-shelf. Every trip we build and deliver is as novel as the customers who enjoy them. One of the common questions we get during an initial inquiry is: what’s the cost of a private adventure in Asia?
Southeast Asia Stays: Remote Tented Escapes Social distancing may be a new way of life. Once the world reopens, we’re ready to transport guests to the hidden corners of Southeast Asia with unique, remote escapes. These are the ultimate escapes for true explorer’s journeys. Rosewood Luang Prabang Luang Prabang, laos Rosewood Luang Prabang is an […]
Beyond the Surface: Ten Movies That Explore Southeast Asia’s History and Culture 27 march 2020 There’s no better way to get a taste for a place before you visit than to experience it through the words and pictures of someone who has been there. From explosive action to twisted comedy to heart-breaking drama, Southeast Asia’s […]
The Naga Fireball phenomenon takes place every year around the full moon at the end of the Buddhist Lent in October on the Mekong River between Laos and Thailand. Are the fireballs produced by the Naga, a large mythical Serpent living in the river, or can science explain the rational behind them? It has yet to be determined.
Travel can be a valuable education for families with school-aged children. You’ll be pleasantly amazed how many travel experiences and lessons young people soak up. Smiling Albino plans family holidays in Southeast Asia.