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Religious Tours in India

Religious Tours in India

Religious trips account for 50 percent of all package tours in India.india temple image by Horticulture from Fotolia.comIndia is the birthplace of several world religions, including Hinduism, Buddhism, Sikhism and Jainism. More religious pilgrimages are taken in India each year than any.........[Read More]
Hotels in Kotohira, Japan

Hotels in Kotohira, Japan

Try a ryokan, an authentic Japanese inn, requiring slippers to be worn inside on the tatami flooring and Japanese-style bedding on the floor.shoes off please image by Rosemary Robenn from Fotolia.comYou can find both Western-style or Japanese-style hotel rooms in Kotohira, Japan. Western.........[Read More]
Check Out these 9 Incredible Beaches in Asia

Check Out these 9 Incredible Beaches in Asia

The beaches in Asia have something for everyone. From remote islands to thumping party spots, find the best beaches in Asia.......[Read More]
Image of Pavilion of Doctors' Stelae, Temple of Literature, Hanoi

Image of Pavilion of Doctors' Stelae, Temple of Literature, Hanoi

82 stelae in this courtyard of the Temple of Literature bear the names of 1,306 successful examinees who went on to receive their doctorates from the Emperor of Vietnam.......[Read More]
Budget Resorts in Panglao Island, near Bohol, Philippines

Budget Resorts in Panglao Island, near Bohol, Philippines

A list of cheap accommodations on Panglao Island, offering great value on stays near Alona Beach and some of the Philippines' best diving spots......[Read More]
Temples in Myanmar

Temples in Myanmar

Buddhabuddha image by Lytse from Fotolia.comThe Union of Myanmar, formerly known as Burma, is geographically the largest country in Southeast Asia. With a rich culture based primarily in Buddhism, Myanmar is very famous for its many beautiful and culturally significant temples. Steeped in.........[Read More]
Petronas Towers Profile

Petronas Towers Profile

Between 1999 and 2004, the 1,483-foot Petronas Towers were the world's tallest buildings. Visitors can climb to the 41st floor skybridge and see Kuala Lumpur from 550 feet up.......[Read More]
How to Avoid Monkey Attacks While Traveling in Southeast Asia

How to Avoid Monkey Attacks While Traveling in Southeast Asia

Monkey bites are serious if left untreated. Read about monkey behavior and how to avoid monkey bites while traveling through Southeast Asia.......[Read More]
Hotels Near Alibaug, India

Hotels Near Alibaug, India

The Gateway of India is a monument in Mumbai, India, close to Alibaug.Wall of Gateway of India image by Sujit Mahapatra from Fotolia.comAlibaug, or Alibag, is a coastal town situated in the Konkan region of Maharashtra in India. A popular getaway for residents of nearby Mumbai, the town.........[Read More]
Should you get them made here?

Should you get them made here?

Everything you need to know about getting bridesmaids dresses made in Thailand.......[Read More]
Romantic Bangkok Restaurants

Romantic Bangkok Restaurants

Romantic Bangkok Restaurants......[Read More]
Angkor Wat in Cambodia Is a World Wonder - Here's How to Visit

Angkor Wat in Cambodia Is a World Wonder - Here's How to Visit

Know what you're doing before seeing Angkor Wat in Cambodia: tips, what to wear, scams to avoid, and top temples to see.......[Read More]
Bali Isn't Hard to Find but It's Certainly Hard to Leave

Bali Isn't Hard to Find but It's Certainly Hard to Leave

Where is Bali? Learn Indonesia's famous island hotspot's exact location, getting there, what makes Bali so magical, and things to do on the island.......[Read More]
What Not to Do in Asia

What Not to Do in Asia

Knowing what NOT to do in Asia is just as important as knowing what to do. See ways to travel more responsibly and how not to cause offense to your hosts.......[Read More]
How to Make Vegetarian Selections When in Japan

How to Make Vegetarian Selections When in Japan

Japan offers many culinary delights for the vegetarian traveler. Larger cities provide more choices in vegetarian dining, but a complete vegetarian meal can be created by combining several commonly served components if you are in an area lacking vegetarian restaurants. Knowing of a few of these dish......[Read More]
Bangkok Travel Guide

Bangkok Travel Guide

The capital city of Thailand is full of amazing sights and activities, delicious food and plenty of hotels and guesthouses. Plan your trip to Bangkok with this Bangkok travel guide.......[Read More]
TV, Common Area of MNL Boutique Hostel

TV, Common Area of MNL Boutique Hostel

The TV at the common area is connected to a DVD player; a small DVD library is available for guests' use.......[Read More]
Thailands Rock-Climbing Mecca

Thailands Rock-Climbing Mecca

Railay, Thailand, is one of Southeast Asia's most beautiful and adventurous destinations. Read about beaches, rock climbing, accommodation, and tips for visiting Railay.......[Read More]
The Best Cheap Hotels in Bangkok, Thailand

The Best Cheap Hotels in Bangkok, Thailand

Explore one of Asia's most vibrant cities in Bangkokbangkok image by J-F Perigois from Fotolia.comThailand's bold, brash capital of Bangkok is big city excess in all its glory. Gargantuan shopping malls, endless street markets and city buses packed like sardines create an atmosphere of.........[Read More]
Haggling Down Prices in Jalan Surabaya

Haggling Down Prices in Jalan Surabaya

You'd be a fool to pay the first price quoted for any item on Jalan Surabaya. If you want to get the most out of your shopping experience on this street, you'd better know how to haggle.......[Read More]