Loi Krathong, Thailand & Laos: Loi Krathong means “to float a basket” and in Thailand, along with parts of Laos, this festival involves sending decorated baskets (known as krathongs) down river and decorating the home with candles.
Chiang Mai, Thailand The annual flower festival in Chiang Mai—a region known for its traditional floral art—doubles as a beauty pageant. Alongside marvelously bright flower floats—sculpted of African marigolds, globe amaranth, ban chun, and chrysanthemums—young Thai women file through the streets in floor-length gowns holding baskets of orchids, while uniformed local high school marching bands bring up the rear. After the parade, pick up a bundle of fresh-cut lilies along the Ping River at…
Os mágicos festivais de lanternas da Tailândia em homenagem a Buda
Le Jules Verne, Paris: Consider the Eiffel Tower your rooftop in Paris—Le Jules Verne is the monument's official restaurant and overlooks the city of lights while serving a prix-fix menu by famed chef Alain Ducasse.