7 Awesome Things to Do in Yogyakarta, Indonesia

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Yogyakarta, also known as “Yogya” or  “Jogja”, is the center of fine Javanese arts and culture. Well known for its traditional method of producing beautifully hand-made Batik crafts, this city is also a paradise for their must-see ancient temples including one of the Seven Wonders of the World, the Borobudur Temple. A historical and cultural experience awaits you as we give our list …

7 Ways to Experience Central Sri Lanka

7 Ways to Fully Experience and Enjoy Central Sri Lanka ‎@CinnamonHotels

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Being an island with multiple climates, landscapes, history and diverse wildlife many would try to squeeze it all into one trip. In June I was invited by TBC Asia and Cinnamon Hotels to choose one area to explore in depth over a one week tour and while white sand beaches and wild camping in the safari park were very tempting, …

Guide to India for Beginners

Guide to India’s Golden Triangle for Beginners @muzzymandyy

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Planning a trip to India can be pretty daunting. Its preserved culture and diversity remains a deep mystery yet somehow draws travelers into this magical country. A lot of visitors are taken aback by India’s immensity which is why it’s always better to plan ahead of time. If you’re traveling for the first time, the best way is to discover …

Cambodia Travel Guide-Koh Rong, Sihanoukville & Siem Reap

Guide to Cambodia- Koh Rong, Sihanoukville & Siem Reap

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My August this year was such a blissful month. I spent 2 weeks backpacking Cambodia, Thailand and Vietnam with my college friends and my boyfriend. But here, I will be focusing more on the awesome things we did in our Cambodia trip which was for three days. It was kind of jam-packed but definitely unforgettable and full of adventures. Here’s …

7 Awesome Things to Do in Bali, Indonesia

7 Awesome Things to Do in Bali, Indonesia

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Best well-known destination of the country, the Island of the Gods or Island of a Thousand Temples, Bali experience is a combination of salty air, religious beliefs, fascinating structures and culture and big wide smiles. Lots do to and lots to see, it’s an all in one island experience, a balanced life of tranquility and hype. And to give you …

7 Awesome Things to Do in North Sumatra, Indonesia

7 Awesome Things to Do in North Sumatra, Indonesia

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When most people daydream about Indonesian travel, their minds often wander to the rice fields of Bali, the sea life of Flores and the scaly beasts of Komodo. However, I’m here today to propose the incredible travel potential found in Sumatra. This is the country’s largest fully-Indonesian island (they share big ol’ Borneo with Malaysia), and it is an excellent …

Enjoy Egypt’s Vibrant Blend of the Modern and Ancient Worlds

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Egypt remains on the bucket list of every traveler, and it unfailingly prompts images of glorious monuments to the ancient world nestled alongside the hustle and bustle of modern life. Nowhere is this more evident than in the capital. Cairo is the entry point for most visits to Egypt and visitors are immediately struck by the apparent chaos on the …

Ultimate List of Best Luxury Hotels in China

List of the Best Luxury Hotels in China : Updated for 2018

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Before you go, check out our Ultimate List of Best Luxury Hotels in China for recommendations that include rates, locations, and great reviews. This article will definitely help you with your stay! Browse through our best hotel finds in these top cities that cover: Shanghai, China | Beijing, China | Xi’an, China | Guilin, China | Hong Kong, China | …

Ultimate List of Best Luxury Hotels in Myanmar

List of Best Luxury Hotels in Myanmar : Updated for 2018

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Before you go, check out our Ultimate List of Best Hotels in Myanmar for recommendations that include rates, locations, and great reviews. This article will definitely help you with your stay! Browse through our best hotel finds in these top cities that cover: Yangon ,Myanmar | Mandalay ,Myanmar | Bagan ,Myanmar | Inle Lake ,Myanmar | Pyin O Lwin ,Myanmar …

List of the Best Luxury Hotels in Cambodia : Updated for 2018

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08Before you go, check out our Ultimate List of Best Luxury Hotels in Cambodia for recommendations that include rates, locations, and great reviews. This article will definitely help you with your stay! Browse through our best hotel finds in these top cities that cover: Siem Reap, Cambodia | Phnom Penh, Cambodia | Shihanoukville, Cambodia | Kampot, Cambodia | Battambang, Cambodia …

Ultimate List of The Best Hostels in Malaysia

List of the Best Hostels in Malaysia : Updated for 2018

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Note: This article is updated in March 2018! Providing you the ultimate list of the BEST HOSTELS IN MALAYSIA – includes rates, locations and great reviews that will definitely help you with your stay in the top cities of Malaysia! In this article, you will find the following – Best hostels in Kuala Lumpur; Best hostels in Penang; Best hostels in Melaka; Best hostels in Kota Kinabalu; …

Metro Manila – 10 Weekend Getaways near Metro Manila

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Been wanting to explore Metro Manila and its surroundings but don’t know where to start? Worried that you’ll end up on an organized tour from one tourist trap to the next? Well, fret not because you can start just a few hours outside of the corporate jungle! There are many travel destinations near Metro Manila which only require a day or two of …

10 Steps I Took to Quit my Law School to Teach English in Vietnam

10 Steps I Took to Quit my Law School to Teach English in Vietnam

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I’d just graduated from college when I went straight to law school. The experience was awesome for the most part. I gained new friends (we still keep in touch with each other until now) and I loved the challenges of being a law student. After all, becoming a lawyer was a childhood dream! A few months into law school, I took …

Budget Backpacking in India

7 Things You Have To Consider When Planning Your Trip To India This Year

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India is a country that is raw, versatile, and incredible. It’s a mix of everything you’d want to see in a country– rich history, preserved culture and tradition, beautiful architecture and breathtaking landscapes. We’ve been there and honestly, I think that the city could be chaotic (as any other city) but the wonderful thing about India is that amidst the …