Temples

The Most Beautiful Temples In Vietnam and Cambodia

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Vietnam and Cambodia have shaken off their past and are now emerging as two of the hot holiday destinations of the East. Apart from bustling cities, genial people and delicious food, there are many temples that give you an insight into the history and culture of these two countries. Here is a list of the best!   Tran Quoc Pagoda, …

Cheapest Flights

Five Tricks To Get The Cheapest Flights Possible

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Numerous websites offer tips on how to find the cheapest flights and thanks to comparison websites, like Skyscanner or even Google, it should be a piece of cake. However, the reality is not quite as simple. It can be incredibly easy to become overwhelmed with just how many choices there are. And how do you know that you are getting …

Most Exclusive Restaurants

The Four Most Exclusive Restaurants In Hong Kong

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Hong Kong has sixty four Michelin starred restaurants. This makes the city of one of the most sophisticated, in terms of dining, in the world. When you consider that there are only two hundred and sixty four Michelin starred restaurants all over the world, Hong Kong’s tally is quite impressive. Whether you want to impress your date, celebrate a special …

10 movies about Hong Kong

Ten Movies That Will Make You Love Hong Kong

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Asian cinema has a unique method of story telling that is often missing from Hollywood blockbusters. You might well be familiar with Japanese anime or Korean drama. No longer the realm of cinema aficionados, there are some remarkable movies from Asia that may well take you on an unexpected adventure. Several of the best feature Hong Kong, so here is …

Cherry Blossom Japan

The Best Places To See Cherry Blossom In Japan

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It may not feel like it but spring is just around the corner. After the celebrations of the Chinese New Year, it is now time to look forward. Spring usually brings to mind a newness, of beginning again after a long winter. You may think of flowers, baby animals and Easter bunnies. To really embrace spring, there is nothing we …

Top long haul flight tips

8 Top Tips To Survive a Long Haul Flight

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Long haul flight itself requires some definition. Technically, it is any flight that is over four hours, but then it falls into two different categories. Medium long haul and ultra long haul, the latter being a flight over eight hours. For example, a flight from London to Hong Kong totals around twelve hours. So, here are some top tips to …

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Rajasthan On A Motorbike

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We travelled to Rajasthan in search of the beauty of its deserted forts, lake palaces, colours, history and vibrant culture – on a motorbike. If a road trip in India is a challenge, a road trip in India on a motorbike goes far beyond that. It’s the real test for anyone’s concentration and driving skills. The roads are usually in …

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Bamboo Island, Coron

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The sun had yet to rise when our taxi driver dropped us off at the airport in Manila on Feb 5th as we were heading to Coron. We made our way to Busuanga and from there we drove 45 min to Coron town, which lies some 257km southwest of Manila. Coron town is a small fishing village. From there we …