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Shopping at Kampong Glam, Singapore

Shopping at Kampong Glam, Singapore

Go shopping at Singapore's Kampong Glam ethnic enclave to find a wealth of Islamic and Malay goods among a series of chic accessory and clothing stores......[Read More]
10 Free Activities in Bangkok

10 Free Activities in Bangkok

If you’re traveling on a tight budget, enjoy some of the best Bangkok has to offer for free. Free museums, free activities, free sights – all great things to do that won’t cost you a Baht!......[Read More]
Labuan Island, Malaysia

Labuan Island, Malaysia

Read about Labuan Islands's duty-free shopping, diving, things to do. Travel guide to Labuan Island - Sabah, Borneo.......[Read More]
Phuket's Beaches from Above

Phuket's Beaches from Above

Beaches on Phuket, Thailand......[Read More]
What You Need to Know Before Your First Visit to Thailand

What You Need to Know Before Your First Visit to Thailand

Get your facts straight before heading to Phuket: all about Thailand's visa requirements, currency, safety situation, climate, getting in, and getting around. Must-have information for first-time visitors.......[Read More]
Top Hostels in Melaka, Malaysia

Top Hostels in Melaka, Malaysia

A list of budget accommodations in Malaysia's historical town of Melaka - cheap stays within walking distance of A'Famosa, Jonker Street, and Melaka's many other cultural and historical sites......[Read More]
Taxis, Buses, Trains - What Is the Best Way to Get Around Myanmar?

Taxis, Buses, Trains - What Is the Best Way to Get Around Myanmar?

Getting around Myanmar is easier than ever. Read details about taxis, buses, trains, and all the other options for transportation in Myanmar.......[Read More]
Visiting a Floating Village on Ha Long Bay.

Visiting a Floating Village on Ha Long Bay.

Tours of Ha Long Bay always include a visit to one of the floating villages in the area.......[Read More]
Can I Use my ATM Card in Thailand?

Can I Use my ATM Card in Thailand?

Can I Use my ATM Card in Thailand......[Read More]
In Malacca's Sultanate Palace Museum, Two Strange Stories

In Malacca's Sultanate Palace Museum, Two Strange Stories

Visiting the Malacca Sultanate Museum in Malaysia takes you through the history of the Malacca Sultanate and its tales (not all stand the test of time)......[Read More]
Nightclubs in Singapore

Nightclubs in Singapore

Singapore has a diverse nightlife.Singapore image by Roy L. from Fotolia.comSingapore, located in southeastern Asia, is an island country known for its extremely low crime rate according to Pacific Rim Magazine. However, Singapore also is a popular tourist destination, and has a.........[Read More]
Review of Club Bali Hawaii Resort, Anyer, Indonesia

Review of Club Bali Hawaii Resort, Anyer, Indonesia

How to get to the West Java resort of Club Bali Hawaii Resort, in Anyer, Indonesia, near Krakatau.......[Read More]
How to Spend a Semester Backpacking in Asia

How to Spend a Semester Backpacking in Asia

Backpacking in Asia is a rite of passage for seasoned and novice international travelers alike. In hostels throughout the continent, college students, young people, and retirees can be found with backpacks and a beer, enjoying new cultures. Asia's vast land mass and varied cultures offer an endless ......[Read More]
Japan Tourism

Japan Tourism

Japan attracts tourists from around the world eager to experience world-class shopping in ultra-modern cities, theme parks, museums and cultural festivals. Visitors can take advantage of the country's state-of-the-art public transportation system to tour major cities and sites around the country.......[Read More]
Golden Week in Japan is Going to Get Busy!

Golden Week in Japan is Going to Get Busy!

Read about Golden Week in Japan and decide whether you want to brave the busiest time in the country. Plan your trip around major Japanese holidays and festivals with this advice.......[Read More]
How to Call India From the U.S.

How to Call India From the U.S.

India's population is the second largest in the world, after China, with more than a billion residents. Its telecom system is one of the fastest growing in the world, according to the CIA's “The World Fact Book.” The CIA says 50 percent of India’s population has a phone, 100 percen......[Read More]
Find the Best Weather and Festivals for Asia in July

Find the Best Weather and Festivals for Asia in July

Asia in July can be hot, wet, and humid. Read where to find the best weather and learn about events happening for Asia in July.......[Read More]
Kek Lok Si Temple

Kek Lok Si Temple

An introduction to Kek Lok Si Temple in Penang, Malaysia. Learn about the history, visiting information, and how to get to Kek Lok Si.......[Read More]
Homeless Children in Kyauktan.

Homeless Children in Kyauktan.

Images from Myanmar, where a major recovery effort is being pursued by international aid agencies and ordinary Burmese.......[Read More]