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Museum Tour of Jakarta

Indonesia's capital city is home to some spectacular museums. Both locals and tourists alike flock to these museums that celebrate Indonesia's history and culture. Each is singular in its own way. If you are...
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Luxury Hotels in Bangkok

Bangkok--truly a city that never sleeps! However, you may wish to rest well during your stay in this bustling city that offers a fantastic myriad of attractions and hotels suited to every taste under the sun....
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Komodo National Park: Visiting the Dragon’s Lair

Encompassing the islands of Komodo, Rinca, and Padar, Komodo National Park is home to the infamous Komodo dragon, the largest lizard in the world and also one of the deadliest. Komodo National Park may be...
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Exploring Cambodia’s Phnom Kulen National Park

Situated in Cambodia's Siem Reap Province, Phnom Kulen National Park is revered for its connection to early Khmer culture, its enchanting natural scenery, and its archaeological ruins.  The park is home to...
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Bali Travel Tips and Dangers

  Traveling through Bali and Indonesia in general can be genuinely exciting and amazing. The wonderful culture, people and scenery make for an excellent holiday destination for any length of time....
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Learning the Airport Code

If you fly regularly, you have probably noticed it on your ticket, itinerary or luggage tag – that often mysterious three letter code that indicates your destination airport. Some codes are so familiar that...
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Drive Yourself Happy in Langkawi, Malaysia.

To a foreigner, the very idea of driving in Asia conjures up images of millions of motorbikes, cars coming from all directions, rickety trucks and buses, and speed, speed, speed! Many tourists have seen the...
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Borobudur Indonesia: Reliefs and Statues

Borobudur is located at Magelang, in Central Java, Indonesia,  about 40 km NW of Yogyakarta. It was built in the ninth century as a shrine to Buddha, and abandoned in the fourteenth century after the decline...
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4 Free Things to Do in Singapore

If you are traveling in South-East Asia on a budget, you might be tempted to skip Singapore altogether. Singapore is relatively expensive for the visitor, at least when compared to other South-East Asian...
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Tagalog for Travelers

Making it in Manila Tagalog for Travelers When traveling, it is not necessarily important to speak the local language like a native but it is imperative to know at least some of the basics. For the traveler...