When the Cambodian Princess’ dancing troop agreed to perform, we already knew the event would be exceptional. The dancers and singers have offered a spectacular show to the 90 VIP members of a construction industry network on a stage set up in the middle of Bayon’s ruins (Angkor). A gala dinner representative of a MICE journey intensity (6 nights) organized by Phoenix Voyages, DMC specialized in South East Asia countries. In February 2015, the group had firstly stopped in two private hotels in Luang Prabang (Laos): Phou Vao Residence and Citoria Xiengthong Palace.
The meal areas were mostly specially set up for the occasion. By example, a cocktail has been organized on a sandbank of Mekong or even a lunch in the front of Kouang Sy Waterfalls. The radiant Buddhist monks and their orange togas guaranteed a Zen atmosphere before to give way to Cambodia and its treasures. Among them: The floating village of Tonle Sap, Banteay Srei, the Women Citadel in pink sandstone and a flight over the archeological site of Angkor. After a night in Park Hyatt Hotel, visitors were invited to discover Siem Reap: “An ideal city for a MICE travel: Shopping areas, bars, a full and various range of hotels and restaurants. No direct flights are available but it is very easy to fly here from Bangkok, explains Charline Sauvourel, Phoenix Voyages MICE Manager. Laos and Cambodia offer the possibility of great and creative events. Above everything, the warm welcoming, the generosity and the smiles of the local communities are unforgettable souvenirs.”