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Top Attractions in Cambodia, East Asia

February 18, 2020 11:44 pm0 comments
Top Attractions in Cambodia, East Asia

If time is of the essence, then Angkor Wat in Siem Reap has to be the first stopping place for the tourist as this is, quite simply, one of the most stunning attractions in East Asia, a complex which requires at least two days to fully absorb. Angkor Wat, Cambodia […]

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Kashmir and the Partition of India

June 7, 2019 11:41 pm0 comments
Kashmir and the Partition of India

In the mid-nineteenth century Kashmir was a collection of culturally different territories brought together under the control of one, Hindu, Maharaja by the British. In 1947 his successor was given the onerous task of deciding whether to join India or Pakistan. Given that two-thirds of the population were Muslims the […]

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Traditional Lifestyles and Malay Culture Ensure the Good Life in Brunei

May 21, 2019 11:36 pm0 comments
Traditional Lifestyles and Malay Culture Ensure the Good Life in Brunei

Brunei Darussalam (meaning Abode of Peace) located on the north-west coast of Borneo, is one of the few countries in S.E. Asia to have looked at the environmental destruction and frenzied commercial congestion that afflicts its neighbours and decided to modernize more slowly. The result is a unique blend of […]

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Cool Ideas for Traveling in the Adventure Capital of Southest Asia

May 3, 2018 5:12 am0 comments
Cool Ideas for Traveling in the Adventure Capital of Southest Asia

On the Nam Ou river in Nong Khiaw young children, agile as dolphins, cling to boulders in the river’s currents, and use homemade bamboo spear guns to expertly sharp shoot tiny fish; some as small as a pinky finger. Joining them is a great way to beat the afternoon heat […]

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Pregnant Women Should Avoid 11 Southeast Asian Countries: CDC On Zika Virus

October 2, 2016 11:49 pm0 comments
Pregnant Women Should Avoid 11 Southeast Asian Countries: CDC On Zika Virus

The United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has lately warned pregnant women not to travel to several Southeast Asian countries including Thailand as Zika virus has started spreading. CDC said Zika travel notice regions should be avoided by pregnant women and they should consider postponing non-essential travel to […]

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Migrant Crisis Continues In Europe Amid Huge Flow Refugees Arrive In Austria, Germany

September 6, 2015 5:41 am0 comments
Migrant Crisis Continues In Europe Amid Huge Flow Refugees Arrive In Austria, Germany

Refugees again in thousands have arrived in Austria and Germany from the war-torn countries including Afghanistan and Syria on Sunday after traveling from Hungary. Europe meanwhile has continued debating how to handle the huge flow of refugees and so they were stranded in Hungary for days. About 7,000 war victims […]

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