3 Days in Taipei, Taiwan - Itinerary, Travel Costs & Tips

3 Days in Taipei, Taiwan – Itinerary, Travel Costs & Tips

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Charming and delicious, Taipei is a place of impressive cityscapes, amazing food, and interesting tourist attractions. I did not find it hard to fall in love with this city as it is clean, safe, and well-organized. In the past, it is often ignored in the backpacker trail but these days it is a popular destination, thanks to its mouth-watering cuisine, …

Meliá Yangon Hotel in Myanmar - A True Taste of Luxury in the Orient

Meliá Yangon Hotel in Myanmar – A True Taste of Luxury in the Orient

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What I love most about traveling to foreign lands is that I get to experience different cultures and traditions. That, indeed, was the highlight of my travel in Yangon.  Myanmar’s largest city is quickly becoming Southeast Asia’s latest boomtown, and I must say that it is quite astonishing since it’s only been a few years since the dark days of …

Height of Sophistication at Shangri-La's Far Eastern Plaza Hotel, Taipei

Height of Sophistication at Shangri-La’s Far Eastern Plaza Hotel, Taipei

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Shangri-La’s Far Eastern Plaza Hotel in Taipei is the place to be when you want to impress or want to be impressed. Towering at 43 stories above the vibrant business district, it is the height of luxury that both business and leisure travelers are sure to enjoy.Its location is very convenient, in the center of town and only 15 minutes …

Experience the Best of Brunei's Hospitality from Badi'Ah Hotel

Experience the Best of Brunei’s Hospitality from Badi’Ah Hotel

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I couldn’t hold my excitement when I visited Brunei. It’s a small yet amazing country which I would definitely recommend for all travelers who like to have a unique experience. And for my fellow Filipinos, you should include this on your bucket list. After all, it’s very convenient to go here as you don’t have to secure a visa if you …

List of the Best Budget Hotels and Beach Resort in Batangas, Philippines

List of the Best Budget Hotels and Beach Resort in Batangas, Philippines : Updated for 2018

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Note: This article is updated in March 2018! Before you go, check out our list of Batangas’ Beach Resorts for recommendations that include rates, locations, and great reviews. This article will help you with your search for the best budget hotel or beach resort in Batangas! Browse through our best hotel in Batangas finds in these top cities that cover: Lipa …

7 Awesome Things to Do in Tel Aviv, Israel

7 Awesome Things To Do in Tel Aviv, Israel @WideEyedWnderer

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Tel Aviv is a city that’s quickly becoming on the radar as a hot travel destination to visit. Known as the cultural & technological center of modern-day Israel, it can offer you a side of Israel that’s different from the religious and historical sides in the country. Tel Aviv is a very modern, progressive city, home to a huge art scene, …

Ultimate List of Best Luxury Hotels in Vietnam

Ultimate List of Best Boutique and Luxury Hotels in Vietnam

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Before you go, check out our Ultimate List of Best Luxury Hotels in Vietnam 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: Hanoi | Hoi An | Hoi Chi Minh City | Hue | Nha Trang | Phan …

7 Awesome Things to Do in Langkawi, Malaysia

7 Awesome Things To Do in West Sumbawa, Indonesia @wewanderasia

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When it comes to traveling Indonesia, you’ll often here about places such as Bali, Lombok or the Gili Islands. But have you ever heard of West Sumbawa? Neither did I a few weeks ago. Luckily a friend of mine suggested traveling this untouched paradise, and I’m so grateful that I followed his advice. Sumbawa is an island situated east of …

DIY Travel Guide Series: 5 Days and 4 Nights in Niseko, Japan

5 Days and 4 Nights in Niseko, Japan – DIY Travel Guide Series @allison_wongsw

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Niseko is an increasingly popular ski town on Japan’s northern Hokkaido island, renown for some of the world’s best and lightest powder snow. Courtesy of constant storm cycles from Siberia, Niseko is in the elite club for snowfall levels with an average of more than 15 meters every year which ranked it No. 2 snowiest resort in the world. Mount …

DIY Travel Guide to Azerbaijan

Your Complete Do-It-Yourself (DIY) Travel Guide to Azerbaijan @AgainstCompass

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Azerbaijan, the country where Sovietism and the Middle East are mixed up in the most chaotic way possible. Azerbaijan is an ex-Soviet, Muslim country. Physically, Azerbaijanis are a mixture between Iranians and Turks, but they wear Russian caps. They speak both Azerbaijani (a Turkish dialect) and Russian. They drink tea in the same way as Iranians, using the same cups, …

Exploring Bangkok, Thailand at Night on Tuktuk

Exploring Bangkok, Thailand at Night on Tuktuk

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Bangkok may have cars and trains now, with the latter as the most favored mode of transportation around the city, but nothing beats the tuktuk when it comes to experience. So for my first trip to Bangkok, I knew that I just can’t miss the opportunity to ride this three-wheeled taxi that can take you just about anywhere. During my research, …