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Hopping Back and Forth in Time in Ho Chi Mihn City

We arrived in Ho Chi Mihn City, late in the evening, after an extremely long delay in Seoul. The rain poured down in torrents as our taxi made its way through rush hour traffic and I got the first glimpse of the city’s ubiquitous two-wheeler brigade. 1,601 more words


Trekking in Bhutan: A Snapshot

3500m Thangthangka. <- 24th March

There were a few rocks today. Or it could be that I keep squatting like an Asian person… but my knees are kinda sore.

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Through my eyes: Faces of Hanoi

TGIF! Let’s go back to Vietnam for today…

We were walking through an utterly chaotic marketplace (think motorbikes, squealing children and rampant chickens all battling it out on the streets), and noticed these guys set up in the middle of it all. 271 more words


Top 10 Things To Do in Hanoi

1. Shop at the Dong Xuan Weekend Night Market

Where? Dong Xuan and Hang Chieu Streets, Hà Nội, Vietnam
Why go? Fantastic street food, crazy-cheap shopping, and the bat-sh#t crazy atmosphere that makes Asian street markets so much fun! 1,138 more words


Japan Day 1: Arriving in Tokyo and Getting My Bearings

After several months of planning (or, “Japlanning” as I’ve come to call it) I’ve finally made it here: Japan.  The 14 hour flight was kicked off with a little pre-flight champagne in the lounge, and then we were off to the races. 373 more words


Clock Inn (Colombo, Sri Lanka)

Last week when we arrived in Sri Lanka, our first port of call was Colombo. We spent two complimentary nights in a hotel/ hostel, Clock Inn Colombo, which has partner hotels in Kandy and Dehiwala. 510 more words

Make Malaysia Your Next Holiday Destination

(image: wikimedia)

There are many beautiful countries to visit across the globe, and one of the biggest reasons people visit new places is to integrate into a new culture while taking in the splendid sights around them. 477 more words