Phanom Rung, a Khmer temple complex near Buriram, the capital of Thailand’s Buriram province. Photo: Shutterstock
Mercedes Hutton
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Bye bye, Bangkok and Bali: why it’s time to try somewhere new in Asia

  • Forget calling into the most obvious and often overcrowded ports, in favour of those that fly under the radar
  • Instead of the Thai capital, try Buriram, or swap Indonesia’s most inundated island for another of its more than 17,000 others
Phanom Rung, a Khmer temple complex near Buriram, the capital of Thailand’s Buriram province. Photo: Shutterstock
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