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Written by Lydia, March 2013
Agra is home to India’s most significant attraction, the Taj Mahal. What many visitors don’t realize is that there’s plenty more to see and do in and around Agra, so if you decide to stay in the ...
Written by Viator, February 2013
If you’re based in Cebu City, chances are you’re going to want to explore further afield, as many of the region’s best beaches and attraction are located outside of the city center. Luckily, most of ...
The island of Sabah in Malaysia is the perfect destination for the adventure seeker wanting to break-out from the humdrum of big city destinations while traveling. To start, get to the region’s ...
Written by Viator, October 2012
There are countless options for day trips out of Manila for adventurous tourists of all ages and fitness levels. The Filipino capital has much to offer within its borders, but once you've soaked up ...
Written by Viator, May 2012
While Yangshuo is undoubtedly the jewel of Guangxi Province, there are a few other nearby areas in the province worthy of further exploration. If you have some extra time in Yangshuo consider a short ...
Written by Emma, Australia, January 2012
Famous for its casinos and Portuguese architecture, Macau is only 65km (40mi) west of Hong Kong and can easily be visited on a day trip.
A former Portuguese colony, the city is an historic ...
Written by John Reality, Cambodia, November 2011
The gastrointestinal dangers of dining in India are well known, but with some care and preparation, eating out is one of the highlights of a trip to the world’s most populous democracy. Editor’s ...
Written by John Reality, Cambodia, June 2012
Surely one of the gems of northern Thailand , Chiang Rai
is a stunning destination for travelers looking for a relaxing time in a
relatively small town of just over 60,000 people, full of ...
For some of the best diving in the region, head on over to Phuket to explore the pristine waters of the Andaman Sea. Located in the Indian Ocean, the mighty Andaman extends all the way from Myanmar ...
Written by Tighthead Prop, Australia, October 2010
There are cooking classes all over Thailand, but I did one at the Chiang Mai Thai Cooking School in Chiang Mai, and it was one of the best things I did in Thailand! If you are into food, the full ...
Written by Lydia, February 2013
With the winter solstice comes short days and cold temperatures, and in China, one of the most significant festivals of the year, the Dongzhi or Winter Solstice Festival. With the festival ushering ...
Written by John Reality, Cambodia, August 2012
A typical spectacle throughout Asia ,
dragon boat racing is as enthralling as it sounds, as dozens of racers
board these long boats and vie to see who is number one. Perhaps no
dragon boating ...
Written by John Reality, Cambodia, August 2011
Founded as a British trading colony in 1819, the city-state of Singapore has developed into one of the most prosperous metropolises and one of the busiest ports in Southeast Asia. Due to its ...
Written by Emma, Australia, January 2013
Housed in a rather unappealing post-modern concrete structure said to resemble a rice granary, the Edo-Tokyo Museum offers a trip back in time to the start of the Edo period right through to the ...
Written by Viator, August 2011
1. Kamakura Tour Explore the countryside, temples and shrines outside Tokyo on a full-day walking tour through Kamakura. This fully guided excursion takes you to Kamakura’s famous Great Buddha ...
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