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Tamil Nadu, the Highlands and into Karnataka State

We have now completed four train journeys and saved the best until last (all 4 costing less than £10 for us both with over 17 hours of travel). 999 more words


Gov't committed to racial equality

Hong Kong is home to some 250,000 ethnic minority residents, accounting for 3.8% of the whole population. According to the 2016 Population By-census, the ethnic minority population expanded rapidly in the five years between 2011 and 2016 at an average annual rate of 5.8%, which is much faster than the territory-wide growth rate of 0.5%. 855 more words

Moroccan Trader

Angkor Wat, the largest religious monument in the world, is located in which Asian country?


:) Correct! Angkor Wat was constructed as a Hindu temple.


Oops — try again!


Nope, give it another shot!


Guess again! 6 more words

Landmarks And Attractions

Forty eight hours in Hong Kong

How to cram in two days of sightseeing into Hong Kong’s Islands

Hong Kong (HK) comes straight out of a story book where man meets nature in the dreamiest combination of lush, green mountains; blue, expansive sea; and colourful city life – where else makes up a cocktail quite like this? 1,188 more words


Kuala Lumpur - A Tale of Two Asia’s

After weeks visiting the many beautiful islands of Thailand, we started to long for a glimpse of city life again.

We knew once we got there we’d miss island life but it’s good to have a balance and mix things up. 1,324 more words


FilMart: China Rolls out Red Carpet for Mixed Format Heritage Show

Museums, relics, and cultural heritage are put on center stage in “The Nation’s Greatest Treasures,” a high-powered Chinese factual TV series that mixes up variety, game show and discussion formats. 224 more words


The Subtropics of Japan: Okinawa Part 1

One spring afternoon, I was bored out of my wits and I was itching to get out of Tokyo and go somewhere  without the hordes of people in a business suit hurrying their way to work. 397 more words