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Philippines

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India

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Malaysia

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Thailand

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Indonesia

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Japan

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China

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Pakistan

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Singapore

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Vietnam

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Sri Lanka

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South Korea

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Hong Kong

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Nepal

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Taiwan

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Cambodia

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Burma

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Laos

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Bangladesh

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Maldives

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Brunei

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Uzbekistan

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Kazakhstan

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Macao

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Kyrgyzstan

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Mongolia

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Afghanistan

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Bhutan

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Tajikistan

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Turkmenistan

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East Timor

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North Korea

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Bangkok

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  • Grand Palace

    Bangkok Things to Do

    If you are fortune enough to catch the changing of the guard you are lucking. It is short but impressive. It is funny watching all the visitors jump in front of the guards as they are marching. Some not moving until the guards are right on time of them. Have to get that perfect shot I guess. But it seemed a little disrespectful. It is one thing to...

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  • The Oriental, Bangkok

    Bangkok Hotels

    its an experience one must have...stay there at any cost. its totally worth it in every way u can...

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  • Street Food

    4 out of 5 stars

    Bangkok Restaurants

    Instead of eating at the hotel we went for a walk around the night market close by. After spending an hour we came across the food stalls. Bought some lovely caremelised pork, rice and a few bits and bobs like fresh pineapple that we asked to be cut up into eatable pieces. Down at one end of the market there are a few tables and benches under cover...

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Singapore

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  • Sentosa Island

    Singapore Things to Do

    If you are staying in Singapore, and want to see beautiful beaches and nature without travelling too far, then it is very easy to get to the Sentosa Island. The island is connected to the city of Singapore by a bridge, so you can either travel by taxi, take the Sentosa Express train from the Harbour Front underground station, or take the cable car...

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  • Raffles Hotel - Singapore

    Singapore Hotels

    Yes, it''s true, even the staff at the raffles hotel say that their iconic and historic hotel are...

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  • Newton Hawker Centre

    3.5 out of 5 stars

    Singapore Restaurants

    If you don't already know, the tastiest Singapore food and dishes are found in hawker centres in the residential areas. And Newton Hawker Centre is one of the many except that it is very well known but the food is more expensive than hawker centres visited by locals. There is also another problem. Hawker centres are not air conditioned and you...

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Kuala Lumpur

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  • Petronas Twin Towers

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Kuala Lumpur Things to Do

    we were strolling around the huge petronas towers compex with my kid brother and cousins and uncle and aunt, in the front plaza and this is a favorite area for people who does not want to spend money to enter the sky bridge of the Observation Deck and also nice activities do have a panoramic photograph of the Petronas Tower Complex. On A Revisit,...

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  • Shangri-La Hotel Kuala Lumpur

    Kuala Lumpur Hotels

    A fabulous stay and a great hotel in all respects especially with regards to the range of...

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  • Suria KLCC

    4 out of 5 stars

    Kuala Lumpur Restaurants

    http://atheapartment.com/gallery.html The restaurant is nicely tucked away on the 1st floor facing the lake. It looks really good in the mornings when the sunlight just brighten up the place. Even at night, the place looks great under dim light with candles. Perfect for a romantic dinner I would say. Its interior is based on a 'apartment concept'...

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Manila

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  • Intramuros

    4 out of 5 stars

    Manila Things to Do

    The National Press Club of the Philippines is located at 1 Magallenas Drive just at the end of Jones Bridge which leads to Chinatown. When it was formed in 1952 the members were only journalists as TV broadcasts were comparatively new. The club tries to protect press freedom and the dignity of the newspaper profession, helps journalists that face...

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  • Makati Shangri-La Manila

    Manila Hotels

    This is my Makati Shangrila Tips with the Newer Pictures. The Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts is a...

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  • Greenbelt and Glorietta

    4 out of 5 stars

    Manila Restaurants

    Part two of My Umu Japanese restaurant tips with more pictures. Umu Japanese restaurant in Dusit Hotel Manila in Makati City is knowned for really expensive but very satisfying japanese cuisine and they have seasonal promotions for the different japanese regional cuisines with the japanese goodies flown strait from japan hence the amazing...

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Goa

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  • Dudhsagar Waterfalls

    Goa Things to Do

    A full day of memorable adventure covering all the popular places of Goa. Start with the visit to the waterfall with a jeep ride experience through the jungle and the bumpy riverbed. Have a swim in the fresh cascading water in the pool at the foot of the falls. Also have the fun of feeding the monkeys. For more details pls click on the link...

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  • Leela

    Goa Hotels

    I stayed in Leela for a week . It was a great experience. Everything about Leela is awesome, its...

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  • SEAFOOD

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Goa Restaurants

    The bar and restaurant is well designed. I like the way its made, simple yet cute. It has a big bar with a big tv to catch up on early morning news. I would also love to give them a lot of appreciation for the presentation. They make the food look as good as the taste. My fav for the place was roast chicken and spinach soup which was out of the...

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Tokyo

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  • Asakusa

    Tokyo Things to Do

    As you pass through Hozomon you will see the Five Storey Pagoda to your left. This, like other buildings in the complex, dates originally from 942 but has been many times destroyed by fire and rebuilt. Most recently, fires from the World War Two Tokyo air raids razed it to the ground, and it was rebuilt through donations made by faithful Buddhists...

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  • Park Hyatt Tokyo

    Tokyo Hotels

    The Park Hyatt Tokyo is everything I expected from the highest quality of hotels. All of the staff...

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  • McDonald's

    3.5 out of 5 stars

    Tokyo Restaurants

    Every country has unique items at McDonald's and Japan is no different. We made it a point to visit McD's once during our trip and got to partake in these delicious Japanese items: - Ebi-O-Filet: Similar to a fish filet but made with "ebi" (Japanese for shrimp) pattie - Shaka Shaka: Special seasoning to add to fries - Green Tea McFlurry If you...

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Seoul

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  • Namsan (South Mountain) and Seoul Tower

    Seoul Things to Do

    The N Seoul Tower (236.7 m) is situated in the Namsan park, atop the Namsan mountain (243m) in the city centre of Seoul. It offers great panoramic views of the city, and has been a symbol of Seoul since it first opened to the public in 1980. You can easily walk up to the tower on foot as there are wooden stairs all the way, and it takes only...

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  • Lotte Hotel Seoul

    Seoul Hotels

    We stayed here for a week. It is very nice but DO NOT have your laundry done by them, a piece of...

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  • Western Bars and Hofs (Korean Bars)

    Seoul Nightlife

    There are several "Woodstock" music bars in Seoul, even Gangnam. The one I like best is on Yeoksam-dong side of Gangnam station, up the hill towards the second irish pub location. hard to find, but absolutely unique in terms of character. laid back. good music. darts if you like. from what I understood, the place got started as a pure act of love...

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Mumbai

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  • Gateway of India

    4 out of 5 stars

    Mumbai Things to Do

    "Welcome to Mumbai!" This was the expression I felt, when I first saw 'Gateway of India'! This is a must to see. This is also departing point for ferries to Elephanta Caves or other beaches. Down is a link for the Ferry Time Table. JFYI : http://alibagtourism.com/ferry-time-table

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  • Taj Mahal Palace Tower

    Mumbai Hotels

    FANTASTIC :-) Right from the doormen, through to the security, check-in desk, the customary garland...

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  • HIGH-END RESTAURANTS

    4 out of 5 stars

    Mumbai Restaurants

    This place was recommended to me by a lot of friends and colleagues and finally got to try it out yesterday. Totally loved the ambiance which has very Asian look and feel completed by a substantial amount of Asian crowd that turns up here everyday! First Impression: They have an amazing buffet spread replete with variety. Everything looked so...

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Phuket

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  • Phi Phi Islands

    4 out of 5 stars

    Phuket Things to Do

    My agent and friend, Rebelo, when we were preparing the trip, showed me a package with 2 days in Phi Phi islands, saying it was tourist trap, the islands were easily visited in one day, and we could enjoy those nights somewhere else. We accepted the suggestion, and saw he was right. But the contrast between the violent surf in our coast (monsoon...

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  • Trisara

    Phuket Hotels

    Stayed here during my honeymoon. The most luxury I've ever stayed in! Got a discounted rate because...

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  • Clubs, bars, go go

    Phuket Nightlife

    Well what can I say about Black Cat Bar in Soi Gonzo except we have had many fun nights there. Black Cat's has plenty of seating, dart boards, big screen televisions and fantastic friendly staff. They often have a live DJ and put on delicious barbeques. This is a very hard place to leave, there is no such thing as popping in for a couple of...

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Beijing

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  • Forbidden City

    Beijing Things to Do

    "Take the grand red city wall for example. It has an 8.6 meters wide base reducing to 6.66 meters wide at the top. The angular shape of the wall totally frustrates attempts to climb it. The bricks were made from white lime and glutinous rice while the cement is made from glutinous rice and egg whites. These incredible materials make the wall...

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  • China World Summit Wing

    Beijing Hotels

    One of Beijing's finest hotels, the China World Hotel anchors the prestigious China World Trade...

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  • Quan Ju De (Peking Duck)

    4 out of 5 stars

    Beijing Restaurants

    The entrance is a different than most places. The entrance is on the road that goes around Qian Hai. There is a big yellow duck and thankfully there is a few hostesses that hang out there as they will direct you to an elevator to take down to the restaurant. Very open atmosphere. Service is above average and the Peking Duck is one of the best in...

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Ho Chi Minh City

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Penang

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Boracay Island

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  • Island Hopping

    Boracay Island Things to Do

    I consider Allan Fun Tours as the most affordable Island Hopping tour in Boracay. We went there last July 2013 and for only P700 plus P20 for the snorkelling gears, we had an amazing tour with drink/eat-all-you-can lunch buffet. We want to try the Crystal Cove Cave so we paid an extra of P200 per person. I love the cave and the view outside the...

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  • Dave's Straw Hat Inn

    Boracay Island Hotels

    Set back a short way from White Beach, Dave's Straw Hat Inn is the perfect place to sit back and...

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  • WORST EXPERIENCE IN BORACAY

    Boracay Island Tourist Traps

    Boracay, Philippines WORSE Travel Experience. Boracay Slammed with Lawsuit!Broken facial bone, face plated held by 6 titanium screws. 5 YEARS POST SURGERY: scarred face, lost sense of taste and smell, constantly twitching left eye – This is our unforgettable experience in this so called beautiful Island of Boracay, Philippines.Is it a fun place to...

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Lahore

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  • Shahi Qila (Lahore Fort)

    Lahore Things to Do

    The Shish Mahal (Palace of Mirrors) was built for the empress and her court and installed with screens to conceal them from prying eyes. It was constructed by Asif Khan the then governor of Lahore for Emperor Shah Jehan in 1631-32. Embellished with mirror work, stucco tracery, gilding and pietra dura and fretwork in marble, the palace consists of a...

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  • Avari Lahore

    Lahore Hotels

    Rooms are comparable to Pearl Continental Hotel but rent is a bit cheap. I would recommend trying...

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  • Coco's Cafe

    5 out of 5 stars

    Lahore Restaurants

    YUMMMMY - MOST EXOTIC RESTAURANT I HAVE EVER BEEN TO Andaaz is located right across the road from the grand Badshahi Masjid Is owned by a USA trained chef - AMAZING AMAZING food Surprisingly refreshing - low on the ahhh so spicy chili- FLAVORFUL And the view and ambiance is to die for - guy has a collection of artifacts/ crafts aging back to the...

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Pattaya

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  • Ko Larn - Coral Island

    Pattaya Things to Do

    The best and cheapest way to koh larn island is by the ferry which goes from the pier near walking street. It is about 45 mins journey and worth it. They charge only 30 bahts and dont get into the trap of someone else. You pay while boarding. Once at the beach, select a proper site, book a seat with umbrella to ur taste and enjoy the sun and...

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  • Rabbit Resort Pattaya

    Pattaya Hotels

    This is probably one of the few resorts in this area with character. a) The hospitality is...

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  • Street Food

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Pattaya Restaurants

    Am so addicted to yummy street food in Thailand, especially in Pattaya ... Wherever you are, there are always some locals to bring you some food as they carry themselfs or with small cars, tasty seafood, shrimps, chicken grilled on bamboos, sorted soups and noodles, amazing fresh and colorful tropical fruits and so on ... So many times I did...

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