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The Nature of Laos

Before my first visit to Laos, I had heard it described as a ‘less developed’ Cambodia. I was soon educated on how woefully wrong that was…

I’d never realy wanted to visit Laos. Despite avid travel in the region, Laos simply […]

By |April 26th, 2013|Travel, Travel Features|0 Comments
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Taboo Travel: Saigon in a More Dangerous Era

John Gardner, GM of the Caravelle Hotel, reflects on the allure of Saigon in the 1960s and the price of a luxury escape…

Think of the great places that are verboten when it comes to travel these days: Syria, Iraq, Afghanistan, […]

By |April 23rd, 2013|Travel, Travel Features|1 Comment
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7 Countries, 6 Trains, 18 Days

From the craggy mountains of northern Vietnam to the cobbled streets of Berlin, one traveler embarks on an unforgettable journey across the world by locomotive…

The last few hours in Vietnam are a blur – cleaning out the fridge, locking the […]

By |April 11th, 2013|Travel, Travel Features|0 Comments