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The Perfect 10-day Japan Itinerary

From the bustling cities to quiet mountain villages, there are many distinct experiences awaiting you on an adventure to Japan. The country is truly timeless – where ancient traditions are fused with modern life as if it were the most natural thing in the world. If you’re planning a holiday […]

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How to cross the street in Saigon Traffic

Ho Chi Minh City, also known as Saigon, is home to 13 million people …. And about 8 million motorbikes! Nowhere is this more apparent than on the city’s streets. Stampedes of scooters race along, swerving among cars and laden trucks, creating the infamous Saigon traffic. To be a pedestrian […]

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Top 5 things to do in Phnom Penh

Located in the country’s south, where the Mekong and Tonle Sap Rivers meet, the Cambodian capital of Phnom Penh is best known for both its beautiful architecture (ancient and French colonial alike) and its recent dark history. Before the civil war in the late 60’s – the early ’70s, Cambodia […]

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7 Tips for first-time visitors to China

China is truly a country on the march. Bolting into modernity and leaving the world in its wake, this multifaceted country is bewildering in its immersive vastness, intriguing social complexity and incredible icons. There’s the razzle-dazzle diva of Shanghai, with cosmopolitan rooftop bars and cutting edge design, the 250BC ancient […]