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Ha Long Bay, Vietnam

Ha Long Bay, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, has over a thousand limestone islands that rise steeply from the ocean and are topped with jungle vegetation. 24 more words


Happy Easter!

The Guardian had this image of a diver at the South East Asia Aquarium on Sentosa in Singapore, and I couldn’t resist sharing. It’s fun, wacky, and something I’d love to see in person…or you know…do in person. 14 more words

First world city.

Singapore, Singapore

Still during the flight from Europe to Singapore, an immigration form is given to all passengers to be filled before reaching the passport control at Changi Airport. 355 more words


Asian Fantasy Character Design Workshop for Ages 4-10 | May 3 | Registration Deadline: April 27

The Asian American Resource Center invites children ages 4-10 to participate in an Asian Fantasy Character Design Workshop with award-winning children’s book artist and author, … 62 more words


Expats: Dealing with Finances in Asia

Personal finance is difficult for anyone, but the challenge increases the minute you cross borders. Then it becomes a tangle of currency exchanges, banking partners, and multiple tax returns. 1,342 more words


Butterflies eating pineapples

Well technically they aren’t eating – butterflies can only drink, and usually nectar, but if given the option of pineapple juice, why not have that? They apparently are attracted to sodium too, so that’s why they occasionally land on people in butterfly gardens – they are attracted to our sweat! 53 more words


Bengali New Year Festival | April 19

The Bangladesh Association of Greater Austin presents the Bengali New Year Festival, Saturday, April 19, from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. at Fiesta Gardens… 44 more words