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Written by Lydia, March 2013
Spread out over a 200-acre (81-hectare) area, the Mehrauli Archeological Park in South New Delhi is a history-buff’s playground. Home to more than 100 historically significant sights built over a ...
Written by New Delhi Expert:Jitendra, India, February 2012
This city is a wonderful blend of modernity and ancient history. The present population of 14.5 million is a real feast for your eyes to enjoy as its people are constantly on the move, busy like ...
Written by Emma, Australia, December 2011
Less than an hour from Kyoto and Osaka lies Japan ’s first permanent capital Nara. Home to the country’s oldest and largest temples, Nara is bursting with ancient monasteries, Zen gardens and ...
Written by Bangkok Expert: Irene K., Thailand, November 2011
The flooding situation in Thailand is mainly affecting the central provinces along the Chao Phraya River just north of, and including, Bangkok. Other popular tourist destinations in the central ...
Written by Viator, November 2011
The capital of South Korea, Seoul is unquestionably the place to be for Westerners looking to explore the East Asian peninsula. While vibrant and democratic, Seoul, and Korea in general, can be ...
Written by Emma, Australia, September 2012
Shibuya Station is at the epicenter of one of Tokyo ’s most vibrant and exciting areas. Famous for its huge, neon-lit intersection in front of Shibuya Station’s Hachiko Exit, Shibuya is a popular ...
Written by John Reality, Cambodia, June 2012
Those in the know may try to keep this secret to themselves, but word is out about the number one shopping destination in Singapore – and it isn’t Orchard Road ! Editor’s Note: This ...
Written by John Reality, Cambodia, November 2011
Of inestimable cultural and historic value, the famous Silk Road once connected ancient China to the outside world, and in some instances it still functions as a commercial trade route today. Along ...
Written by John Reality, Cambodia, December 2011
Every country has its own distinctive flavor of train service. The Thai variety is decidedly affordable, comfortable, and memorable. Even if you have the means to arrange for private transportation ...
Written by Lydia, February 2013
Winter is Beijing‘s off season, making it the quietest time to visit the city’s best attractions. While the cold can get bitter in this northern capital, the city’s charm is magnified anytime it gets ...
Written by Emma, Australia, June 2012
Summer in Tokyo
is usually hot, humid and occasionally wet with temperatures ranging
from 17°C to 30 °C (62°F to 86°F) between June and August (the hottest
months). Slow ...
Written by John Reality, Cambodia, January 2012
Malaysia is a beautiful and rewarding place to visit, but it’s a very different culture than what most westerners are accustomed to. The following are a few general tips to keep in mind when ...
Written by Emma, Australia, May 2012
The snow-capped, cone-shaped image of Japan’s highest mountain, Mt Fuji is one of Japan’s most enduring symbols. Visible from Tokyo on a clear day, the mountain is surrounded by the lakes of ...
Written by Emma, Australia, October 2011
If, like me, you’re fascinated with Japanese culture and enjoy the
Japanese aesthetic, you can really make your visit special by staying in
a ryokan , or traditionally styled accommodation. ...
Written by Emma, Australia, October 2012
is so ancient and unique that you’ll have no trouble finding plenty of
beautiful gifts and keepsakes to spoil yourself, your family and your
friends. From the cheap and quirky ...
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