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3D2N in Langkawi: An Island Paradise Close to Home

Langkawi is easily Malaysia’s most famous beach getaway, just off the coast of Peninsular Malaysia in the Andaman Sea. Known as the “Jewel of Kedah”, in truth, the island of Langkawi is one of 99 islands that form the larger Langkawi archipelago.  Photo by Jacky...

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Tokyo: What You Need to Know Before You Go

Konnichiwa! The largest and most populous city in the world, Tokyo must be experienced in person to truly be understood. Tokyo is often portrayed like a sci-fi city straight out from a movie, but this capital city is also full of old-world charm with century-old...

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7 Best Day Trips from Sydney

The Sydney metropolis offers a lot to explore, from hipster cafes to museums, set admist the iconic Sydney harbourscape. Look a little beyond the city centre though and you’ll find stunning beaches, natural wonders, and expanses of outback that seem to stretch on for...

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10 Best Things to See and Do in Vancouver

I remember standing in the pouring rain, shivering while waiting in line at Ramen DANBO, a Japanese Ramen restaurant that served Fukuoka-style Tonkotsu ramen in the Kitsilano neighbourhood of Vancouver.  Granted it seems weird to be having Japanese fare in a...

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Where to Enjoy an Awesome Autumn in Korea

Autumn seems to be the best season — summer has just passed and temperatures are cooling down, winter is surely coming but not quite here yet, leaving us with weather that is neither too hot nor too cold, settling right at that sweet spot. Along with the...

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Weekender’s Guide: Telok Ayer, Singapore

Telok Ayer is a unique enclave in Singapore’s Central Business District (CBD), with a rich history spanning back to the days of Sir Stamford Raffles.  Back in the day, Telok Ayer was actually one of the primary streets designated by Raffles for the Chinese community....

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5 Farms in Singapore You Never Knew Existed

Scan through any media report and you’ll be sure to find the standard/typical/mainstream narrative when it comes to describing Singapore - a sweltering hot, modern (bordering  on futuristic) city with skyscrapers that span across the entire island - it fits the...

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