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Won n’ Roses

From flowery spring landscapes to spicy food and quietly stunning historic sites, time to put South Korea on your new travel bucket list

After finishing my exchange semester in Hong Kong I spent many weeks that summer traveling by train through China. Ascending the hewn granite stairs of Tai Shan Mountain in […]

By |July 4th, 2018|Destination, Travel|0 Comments
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After the Quake

In search of Kathmandu’s beauty two years after the earthquake

We arrived late to Kathmandu. We left the airport and negotiated with several cabbies before finding a price we were happy with—it’s actually best to find a cab outside the airport because those waiting inside need to pay […]

By |June 26th, 2018|Destination, Travel|0 Comments
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Home Away From Home

“Home sweet home” – a sentiment that touches the heart  

For the elders, “home” is a sense of nostalgia, precious memories that they can’t be forgotten. For the young, “home” is shelter to from the tiredness of the crowded city and leaving the tiredness behind.

The “Coming Home” theme […]

By |May 30th, 2018|Destination, Travel|0 Comments

Lesser Known Facts about Nagpur

From oranges to aerospace research and wildlife conservation to fire services Nagpur has some startling facts up its sleeve.

The best time to visit Nagpur is from October to February during winter as the weather is pleasant. If you’re planning to […]

By |May 21st, 2018|Destination, Travel|0 Comments
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Dusit Princess Moonrise Beach Resort scheduled to open on 22 May 2018

The opening debut of Dusit Princess Moonrise Beach Resort is this May on the country’s largest island, Phu Quoc. Thailand-based global hospitality company Dusit International will make its entry into Vietnam.

The Island, also known as Pearl Island, is located in the […]

By |May 17th, 2018|Destination, Travel|0 Comments
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How to Do Las Vegas in Style

There’s doing Las Vegas, and then there’s doing Las Vegas in style. Sure, anyone can rock up to this incredible desert city and have a great time, but if you want a trip to remember, then there are a few […]

By |May 16th, 2018|Destination, Travel|0 Comments
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A Body at Rest

Searching for serenity in the city of Hue

Between frazzled expats trying to balance work and the stresses of life in a tropical country and visitors looking to cram an impossibly long list of must-sees into a three-week itinerary, Vietnam is not exactly known as a […]

By |May 15th, 2018|Destination, Travel|0 Comments
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Unforgettable Destinations for Everyone

A country of beauty and wonder make Turkey a must-see for any type of tourist

The world is full of beauty and wonder, throughout history humans have traveled across land and sea to discover what beauty nature holds over the mountain […]

By |May 11th, 2018|Destination, Travel|0 Comments
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Pleasures of Penang

An island of rich Chinese heritage, Penang has an array of temples, ruins, food, art and beautiful beaches that make a trip here more than worthwhile

I will be honest, we hadn’t planned to visit Penang because we had been told “it’s really busy” and “it’s […]

By |May 10th, 2018|Destination, Travel|0 Comments
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The Chocolatiers of The Mekong Delta

Exploring the past and future of Vietnamese chocolate

The Vietnamese have a saying: Phi cua Troi, muoi doi chang co, meaning “Waste what God gives you and the next ten generations will go without.” Likely no one has mastered the art of multi-purposing quite like the humble people […]

By |April 20th, 2018|Destination, Travel|0 Comments