My profile Contribute Logout. Screengrab of the video shared below. This system allows her to compensate for the paltry salary she is paid by the travel agency, as they try to beat fierce competition by offering tours at rock-bottom prices.
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Finding unforgettable, only-in-a-foreign-country experiences just got a lot easier thanks to Backstreet Academyan Asia-centric organization that democratizes the tourism industry in developing nations by connecting travelers with expert locals they'd never be able to meet on their own. Gurung, along with his co-founders Jamon Mok and Akash Gurung, launched the company in March to give foreigners access to wonderfully exclusive activities while helping the locals get in on the tourism action. The initial seed of the idea came when Mok went on a trip to Kathmandu, Nepal. There, Mok learned the basics of wood mask carving from an artisan he randomly met in an alley in the tourist district of Thamel.
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The travel trail through Southeast Asia is well worn. Starting in beautiful Thailand, the trail makes its way to up-and-coming Laos, through Vietnam, and through the temples of Angkor Wat. It then heads back into Thailand, where people head south to party in the Thai islands before moving down to into Malaysia and Singapore.
One who knows the career well is Mr Lei Lei, a tour guide from Hubei province, who has been working and living in Paris for 13 years. InMr Lei went to France to do a postgraduate course in international trade. But after graduation, the global financial crisis made it extremely hard for him to find work.
His deep expertise, which has attracted the likes of Warren Buffett and Bill Clinton, shows at every turn. Based in Rangoon, Burma, sinceHorsley has driven the country end to end, trekked its Himalayas and takes his holidays sailing the Mergui archipelago. Given a chance, Horsley pushes further, taking clients to travel among the Hkamti Shan people in Putao. He is also working on new trekking routes in the villages of the southern Chin state in Mrauk-U.
Guest Name: Ms. Chinese Speaking Tour Guide in Cambodia is a professional licence tour guide that bring visiter to Siem Reap was to witness first hand the temples and learn as much as possible from the local culture. Your vast knowledge of the temples, region and history indeed had us coming away with a better understanding of these mysterious wonders.
A Shanghai couple who watched in horror as a rampaging elephant killed a Chinese tour guide during their vacation in Thailand have spoken of the tragedy for the first time. Thai police are still looking into the circumstances surrounding the death of He Yongjie, 35, from Chongqing, who was trampled to death on Thursday in the tourist city of Pattaya. After setting off from an elephant camp in Bang Lamung district, the elephant stopped after walking only a dozen meters, the couple said in an interview with Chonging news website CQNews.