Olivia Parker

British journalist Olivia has lived in Hong Kong since 2017 and is currently deputy editor of Campaign Asia. What’s the best family holiday you had as a child? 'A French villa for a heavenly week spent mainly fishing frogs out of the swimming pool.'

  • Laos

    Coming to terms with Laos

    ‘How rare it is that places we visit ever end up meaning anything to us,’ writes Olivia Parker. But Luang Prabang meant a lot to her: it’s where her partner died. A year on, she revisits the beautiful town they knew all too briefly