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  • Muay Thai - Thai Boxing

    Bangkok Sports & Outdoors

    Go to the Lumpini stadium to watch some bouts of Muay Thai boxing (the national sport). Quite different from any sporting atmosphere you will experience in the west. The Thais love to bet on the outcome and will shout odds between contests.

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  • Water Activities

    Singapore Sports & Outdoors

    If you like the sun, sea and sand, you are in the right place! The sea sports clubs located at East Coast, Kallang, Pasir Ris & Changi are your answers to some fun at the sea! From kayaking to fun boat sailin, these sea sports clubs are fully equip with the professional staff and equipments. However if you are reading before your trip, pls...

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  • Grand Prix Formula 1

    Kuala Lumpur Sports & Outdoors

    Last year we made a special trip to KL to attend the Grand Prix. Transport is well organised from Central Station with trains and buses running to the track frequently, probably took 2 hours to get there, arriving 3 hrs before the race began. Unfortunately during the race their was problems with the big screen so we were unable to see what was...

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  • Baseball

    Tokyo Sports & Outdoors

    The World Baseball Classic has been played in 2006, 2009 and 2013, and it is the first international baseball tournament to feature large numbers of Major League Baseball players. Since the elimination of Olympic baseball in 2008 and the Baseball World Cup in 2011, this is baseball's only top-tier world championship tournament that features...

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  • 2008 Olympics (venues)

    Beijing Sports & Outdoors

    The 2008 Summer Olympics was one of the most spectacular ever. I was in Beiing in 2007 while the Olympics complex was still under construction and our tour bus just swung by on our way to the Great Wall. In September 2008, I visited the Olympic Complex but the Paralympics was on-going so the area was crowded and a bit restricted. We took the Subway...

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  • Baseball

    Seoul Sports & Outdoors

    If you want to watch a baseball game, go to the Jamsil Baseball stadium and you can watch either the LG Twins or the Doosan Bears. Both of these teams call this stadium home. Tickets are really cheap.. about 6,000 Won and fans really get into it. One difference from Major League baseball is that there are Cheerleaders at Korean baseball games.

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  • Water Park

    Ho Chi Minh City Sports & Outdoors

    Saigon Water Park is just a great place to visit. The hotter it is the more refreshing this place is. The water park was built with the aid of an Australian company so the standards are just like in the west. The entrance fee is 60.000 Dong. There are around 30 water slides, a wave pool, a children's wading pool, guarded lockers to put your stuff...

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  • water sports

    Phuket Sports & Outdoors

    I visited Sail In Asia Ltd in July 2012 to take a 3 week sailing course that would take me from not knowing a thing about boats except which end is the front or 'bow' as i was immediately corrected. The school is located on an amazing quiet sandy beach called Ao Yon. There are about 30 yachts anchored in this quiet little bay. They called it the...

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  • Hockey

    Lahore Sports & Outdoors

    Field Hockey is one of Pakistan's popular sports. Of course all sports in the subcontinent, exist in the shadow of Cricket, but even so, hockey has many takers. Pakistan is the 4th ranked team in the world today, with India coming in at 5th. Needless to say, that the rivalry on the field, between the two teams is big...

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  • Golf Course

    Karachi Sports & Outdoors

    DHA Country & Golf Club is situated in Defence Housing Authority Phase 8 near Marina Club. Golf course & other club services are available for members only. With standard 18 hole golf course, they have flood lights for night golfing too. Besides Golfing they offer swimming pool, snooker & other indoor sports. Lunch/dining for members, their...

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  • Tai Chi

    Hanoi Sports & Outdoors

    Vietnamese people are early birds. Vietnamese people are badminton cracks. You should know this before! So if you're interested in watching sports get up early and visit Ho Hoan Kiem or Lenin Park. It is not uncommon to see people playing badminton as fast as tennis pros early in the morning! The same is true for all those who prefer a less...

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  • Boating

    Islamabad Sports & Outdoors

    In evening times Pakistan Navy offers Sailing classes at Rawal Lake. You can take membership and with the help of their experienced coach you can learn this amaizing water sport. They also arrange sailing competitions within country and if you are really good in this game then you can get a chance to participate in International competition. So...

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  • Adventure sports

    Hyderabad Sports & Outdoors

    Hyderabad is mostly flat and rocky land with some rocky hills like the maulali, gunrock, ammuguda, that offer 2-3 hours of hiking or trekking opportunities, Bhongir Fort is another huge Rock Hill about 50 Kms from Hyderabad Great Hyderabad Adventure Club conducts 2 such hiking events every month in and around Hyderabad hiking shoes, full sleeves...

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  • The Hike to Tirich Mir

    Chitral Sports & Outdoors

    Trekking in the lap of Terichmir Chitral, basically a trekking centre nerve where ever one moves it offers some trekking itinerary whether under the Quercus Elux and pine trees or over the challenging crevasses of immense glaciers. So here is an itinerary which would lead you to the famous and challenging Hindukush range in the...

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  • Skiing

    Nathia Gali Sports & Outdoors

    Folks, if you happen to be in Nathiagali and want some adventure and fun then Skiing is a good option. This facility is available at Green Spot (PAF Base Kalabagh). You can always go there and enjoy it. Equipment could be hired from ski resort.

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  • Hiking/Trekking

    Hunza Sports & Outdoors

    This trekking is for beginners and amateur hikers. The area between Gilgit and Chitral areas is called Ghizar and provides great chances for trekking and hiking. The most famous areas are Naltar, Yasin, Phander, Fairy Meadows, Hopar, Nagar and Shimsal Valleys. Especially in Naltar Valley, where a trekker can hike up to the Naltar Lakes. All...

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  • Cricket Crazy Country

    Pakistan Sports & Outdoors

    on every corner every piece of land you will see males of all ages playing cricket some with home made bats and the plastic ball from the inner of a kite ball of string they are all over, some play football but far and few

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  • Trekking

    Nepal Sports & Outdoors

    Some people go to Nepal with a very limited timescale but still want to do a trek in the Khumba and see Everest – This tip is designed for trekkers with only nine days to trek in the Everest Region, This then leaves safety days and sightseeing days to enable the trek to be fit into a two week Nepal Visit. 1)Kathmandu to Lukla by flight then trek...

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  • Cycling

    Bangkok Sports & Outdoors

    The following is from their website http://www.mountainbiketoursthailand.com however I did this tour and tyhe edexfription doesn't quite cut it. This tour was excellent. The pickup for this trip is from Khao san Rd at 9.00am. We then take a 2 hour drive west to Kanchanaburi province. We will arrive and park at Kanchanaburi railway station where...

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  • Camping

    Singapore Sports & Outdoors

    Fishing or angling in Singapore is a hot activity ... i guess it brings out the hunter-warrior instinct in most of the males .... Singapore is surrounded by ocean and does has its ponds and reservoirs too... The tropical weather also makes it suitable to fish all year round when the sun is out.. The best place to fish is Bedok Jetty .. on East...

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  • Bungy Jumping

    Kuala Lumpur Sports & Outdoors

    Hi Gleen, If I not mistaken, the indoor sky diving would be at Genting Highland Theme Park Resort. There are indoor & outdoor theme park out there. The ticket is arround RM50 (approx USD17.00. Regards, Hariswan

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  • Sumo Wrestling

    Tokyo Sports & Outdoors

    Watch rikishi try to toss each other out of the dohyō while wearing nothing but a tiny mawashi, all in an effort to be awarded the prestigious title of yokozuna! Japan has just six Grand Sumo tournaments per year, three of which are held in the Sumo Hall in Ryōgoku, Tokyo (January, May, and September). We attended the May 2013 Grand Sumo...

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  • Ping Pong

    Beijing Sports & Outdoors

    You can see people playing ping pong everywhere in Beijing and throughout China. Don't be afraid to initiate a friendly challenge but also don't be surprised when an eleven year old Chinese girl kicks your foreign butt if you decide to start keeping score. In nearly all China's major cities you can find ping pong clubs where people pay by the hour...

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  • Skiing

    Seoul Sports & Outdoors

    High1 is the best winter resort I've seen in Korea. A brand new resort, '08 is their first full season of winter operations. A multitude of slopes and lifts, and their terrain actually has real snow instead of the typical man-made crap most of the other resorts here offer. They run 5 chairlifts (4/6 person) and 3 gondolas (8 person). I think a...

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  • Hash House Harriers

    Ho Chi Minh City Sports & Outdoors

    If you think you'd enjoy running or walking in the Vietnamese countryside, then join the Hash! They meet every Sunday at 2:30pm at the Caravel Hotel. It costs about 200,000 dong ($13 US), which covers transportation and all you can drink beer or water. Most people opt for the beer. =P Make sure you bring your sense of humor as members will...

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  • Cricket

    Lahore Sports & Outdoors

    Pakistan has been world champion of Cricket and has also hosted world championship once. Cricket is not only famous in Lahore but it is famous every where in Pakistan. I have even seen kids playing cricket in the remote mountains of Pakistan. You will see people of all ages from kids to adults playing this game in streets. On Sundays when traffic...

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  • Boating

    Karachi Sports & Outdoors

    Pakistan with a vast coastiline facing the Arabian sea provides ample opportunity for deep sea fishing and other water sports. However unfortunately little effort has been delled to promote this sport and other activities. However there are fishing/sports enthusiasts who have put in a lot of effort in developing this activity (see attached/linked...

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  • Riding

    Islamabad Sports & Outdoors

    Horse riding is getting really popular in Islamabad because of its ideal environment for this sport. Now there are 3-4 private riding clubs operating within the capital where you may go for riding. Most popular of these is Riding Club operated by Islamabad Club. Few international schools have their own Riding clubs for their students but they...

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  • Sports in Hyderabad

    Hyderabad Sports & Outdoors

    Sports in Hyderabad was always the vestige of Royalty. The truly global sport that came to India was Cricket, through the British. Patronised later by the ruling Nawbas and Princes of various states all over India. It gained prominence to its current state now where Cricket is next only to religion. Hyderabad has been home to the most laziest set...

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  • Playing Polo in the Hindukush

    Chitral Sports & Outdoors

    As far as my research and study about the sports of the kings’re concerned, Polo and Chess’re the sports which’re played by the kings in past. Chronicle tells us that Polo’s played in some parts of Persia and still there’re some similar sports’re (Buzkushi), practiced by the inhabitants of Badhkhshan and some parts of Tajikistan & Uzbukistan. But...

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  • Horse Riding

    Nathia Gali Sports & Outdoors

    Folks, if you are crazy sports lover and want to ride horses then Nathiagali is the right place. You would find many horse-owners almost everywhere in Nathiagali. You can either opt for short routes in Nathiagali or otherwise you have options of longer routes like Miranjani and Mukhspuri peaks. There is a lovely track from governer house to...

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  • Rock Climbing

    Hunza Sports & Outdoors

    Rock climbing is done in Hunza And Baltistan (coming soon). The best option for rock climbing in Pakistan is definitely The Trango Towers, the finest rock pinnacle in the world. It is located in the Baltoro Glacier, Baltistan. Keep your passport and visas and also get a permit before doing such a thing, you can be airlifted out of the area by...

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  • Rafting

    Nepal Sports & Outdoors

    If you want to make rafting in Nepal you can find many places for arranging it in Kathmandu. There are many rivers for this, you can choose your level. You can start form level 1,5-2. I had choosen this level in Tripoli river. I think T had paid 100 dollars for 2 days rafting. One night we stayed in tents and we sang songs together with other...

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  • Golf

    Bangkok Sports & Outdoors

    Lam Luk Ka Coutry Club has two 18s... The Championship East Course and the Resort West Course... Water comes in play in many holes in both courses... The 18-holes par-72 East Course plays to 7,012yds from the blue tees with the A-Nine playing to 3,509yds and the B-Nine to 3,503yds... The course is matured with trees lining the fairways and places...

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  • Sport facilities

    Singapore Sports & Outdoors

    SAFRA has 5 clubs. Mt Faber, Toa Payoh, Tampines, Yishun and Town Club. The SAFRA Mt Faber just opened on 1 Nov. This is the within walking distance from my home and work place. You will probably find me at SAFRA Mt Faber after work! SAFRA Mt Faber Gym has the usual treadmills, bicylecs, cross trainer, rower, various machines to tone up your...

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  • Hiking & Walking

    Kuala Lumpur Sports & Outdoors

    Hello people, for those who are visiting KL and are rather bored with the abundance of shopping malls, backpacker hang outs, R & B music and over-pricing taxi drivers - then you might wanna take a cab one morning (before 7 am if possible) and go to Bukit Tabur, Taman Melawati. Quote from the internet : "Bukit Tabur is located in Selangor, in...

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  • Football (Soccer)

    Tokyo Sports & Outdoors

    We reached the Nissan Stadium 2 hours before kick off and there was nobody about. We eventaully learnt that many Japanese teams play at their smaller ground in April (no idea why). So we rushed over to their stadium Only expensive seats were left but that was good as it allowed us to watch the 2 standing ends sing to each other for 90...

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  • Skating & Blading/Inline

    Seoul Sports & Outdoors

    There are a few skate parks in Seoul. One is at Yongsan Garrison, but you need to be US military (or a guest) to go there. Another is in Hangang Park near Yeouido Park (but it is closed in the summer, I think, as the area is usually a massive swimming/wading pool in the hot months) and another is in Hangang Park near World Cup Stadium (but it is...

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  • Swimming

    Lahore Sports & Outdoors

    A hot summer & you are wetting youself in cool, cold & fresh waters of a swimming pool there is no other great feeling than that if you are on your summer holidays.. In Lahore you will see all the young generation gathering them self around the bank of the famous Lahore canal waiting for a dive....A great experience of an outdoor bath but with...

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  • Cricket

    Karachi Sports & Outdoors

    Pakistani people are crazy about cricket. May be few of you wouldn’t have any clue about cricket but it is more like a baseball game. Everywhere you go in the city, you could watch youth playing cricket in the ground, streets, and parks, literally everywhere. National stadium Karachi is one of the main spot in Pakistan for cricket.

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  • Hiking

    Islamabad Sports & Outdoors

    There are several hiking trails and countless natural pathways in Margalla hills national park. The atmosphere is truly inspiring to the outdoor lover. The Margallas are excellent for hiking purposes and cater to both the serious hiker and the less serious enthusiast. Hiking in the Margallas affords the opportunity to walk through the numerous...

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  • White Water Rafting

    Hunza Sports & Outdoors

    The wild and roaring streams and rivers of the Northern Pakistan possess great potential for white and wild water sports. The rapids of these streams and rivers provide the ultimate adventure and thrill in mountain water sports and lend themselves to canoeing, Kayaking and white water rafting.Rafting in northern Pakistan excites the imagination....

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  • Asian Formula 2000 - Car Racing

    Bangkok Sports & Outdoors

    Again, it's about another entertainment at Pattaya, beside cabaret show or beaches. Go to Prince Bira International Circuit and you can find a package of watching sport called "Asian Festival of Speed". From Asian Formula 2000 'till Asian Touring Cars you can find here. Also several addition from locals, such as time rally and sprint rally. Next...

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  • Windsurfing

    Singapore Sports & Outdoors

    Love windsurfing?then sign up with the People's Association East Coast Sea Sports Club. There are also lesson on skills improvement and techniques. There are shops within the sports club that sells everything you need for Windsurfing.

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  • Running & Jogging

    Kuala Lumpur Sports & Outdoors

    If you have never heard of hashing, this is the time to learn about it. And if you're in the know, this is where it all started. Hashing was created shortly before World War II by some British expat men who were residing in Kuala Lumpur and grew out of a British schoolboy's racing game called "hounds and hares" (or whatever) that involved...

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