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Hawaiian king meets Japanese emperor

This is the fifth installment in a series about King David Kalakaua of Hawaii. It focuses on a particular episode of his 1881 trip around the world. 2,549 more words


Chiang Mai Photo Scrapbook - How I Fell in Love with Thailand

While on my way to and from teaching in the northern mountains of Thailand, I found myself spending quite a bit of time in the major city of the north, Chiang Mai. 80 more words


Chinese Buddhist Temples in the Philippines (as of 2011)

Name of temple and address | Location | Foundation year | Administration 

  1. Seng Guan Temple – 1176 Narra Street, Tondo | Manila | 1937 | Monks…
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Travel File // The Grand Palace, Bangkok

Tourists bought up “Jeannie Pants” as fast as card hustlers and pulled them on over their shorts.  Women threw scarves over their bare arms while more travelers purchased parasols from street vendors.  533 more words