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8 Amazing Cultural Experiences in Japan

Sumo wrestling

Japan’s unique cultural mix of ancient traditions and fast evolving modern subcultures makes it an exceptionally interesting place to visit. This is a country where you can spend the afternoon at an elegant historical tea ceremony and the evening at a loud, blinking internet cafe and come away with an understanding of two important aspects […]

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April 2, 2012 by | Comments Off on 8 Amazing Cultural Experiences in Japan

Top Places in Vietnam That Are Not Hanoi or Saigon

Nha Trang

Sure, Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) are spectacular, but there’s much more to Vietnam than just those two destinations. Vietnam is filled to the brim with exotic sandy beaches, untapped cultural landmarks and all the rural culture you can handle, from the absolutely stunning beaches and growing nightlife of Nha Trang, to the […]

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March 27, 2012 by | 1 Comment

Top Things to Do in Hong Kong

Hong Kong reminds me of urban landscapes from cyberpunk novels. It’s all grime and glitz with narrow, twisting alleyways the color of sepia, mile-high concrete block buildings, and mirrored office towers, all bursting from a motley skyline of a billion neon signs. It’s eclectic, fast paced, stylish and modern –- but even so, there are […]

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March 27, 2012 by | 6 Comments

Five of the Most Beautiful Temples in Southeast Asia

Wat Rong Khun

Southeast Asia has many advantages that make it an ideal destination for international travelers. For one thing, the warm weather makes many of its exotic beaches a prime location. In the cities and on the road, it is also extremely affordable and the big attractions are mostly surrounded by accommodations for any budget. Then, of […]

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March 26, 2012 by | 4 Comments

[PHOTOS] What to Do With Two Weeks in Malaysia

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Malaysia is made up of two areas of land separated by over 800km across the South China Sea. Peninsula Malaysia with its 11 states, which borders Thailand to the north and Singapore to the south, and Borneo Malaysia with its two states of Sarawak and Sabah and shares the island with Indonesia to the south […]

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March 19, 2012 by | Comments Off on [PHOTOS] What to Do With Two Weeks in Malaysia

[PHOTOS] Top Delhi Historical Sites

Sikh Temple

As the capital of India, Delhi is home not only to the heart of India’s government, but also features incredible cultural opportunities and shopping at plazas such as Connaught Place. But with record of regular inhabitation since the 6th century BC, the city’s rich and layered history is worth exploring as well. Here are five […]

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March 16, 2012 by | Comments Off on [PHOTOS] Top Delhi Historical Sites

[VIDEO] Hong Kong Island Half Day Tour

Hong Kong Island Half Day Tour

The Hong Kong Island Half-Day Tour begins as you leave Central Hong Kong and past Happy Valley, the city’s famous horse racing grounds. The first stop is Aberdeen, a historic fishing community that exists today amongst the glamourous yachts and floating restaurants. Watch the families and fisherman at work from a sampan, a traditional fishing […]

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March 14, 2012 by | 2 Comments

5 Ways to Enjoy the Water in Hanoi, Vietnam

Junk Boat, Halong Bay, Vietnam

Certainly one of the most interesting places to visit in Southeast Asia, Hanoi has come a long way in preserving its colonial and Chinese influence since the 70’s. With a great many places to soak in culture, namely, the Ho Chi Minh Museum, the Presidential Palace, or the Museum of the Vietnamese Revolution, the country’s […]

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March 13, 2012 by | 3 Comments

The Best Meat Restaurants in Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Mikes Burger

When it comes to Cambodia, there are certainly more than enough reasons to come visit, including the beautiful and historical Angkor Wat complex in Siem Reap, the increasingly buzz-worthy coastal town of Sihanoukville and the growing urban hub of Phnom Penh. For all the meat lovers of the world, here are a few favorite places […]

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March 13, 2012 by | Comments Off on The Best Meat Restaurants in Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Top 5 Things to Do in Singapore When It Rains

Hawker Center

Located on the southern tip of Malaysia, the city-state of Singapore offers more than just a stopover en route to other exotic locales. But with a tropical rain forest climate and its location only one degree north from the Equator, there are plenty of days when the humid weather takes a turn for the worse […]

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March 12, 2012 by | 4 Comments