Ever heard of Bangkok or Bali? Sure you have. Ever heard of Battambang or Palawan? Maybe not. A few years ago, Southeast Asia as a whole might have been considered underrated, but as word spread about the friendly people, wonderful cities and beaches, and relatively cheap cost to visit, tourism to the area started to grow. Today, there are still places that fly under the radar but are just as incredible as the big names we've come to associate with must-visit vacation spots. From charming towns with rich history to crystal-clear water and white sandy beaches, browse our picks and get lost in Southeast Asian allure.
7 Hidden-Gem Destinations in Southeast Asia