Asia

Elephant Village Luang Prabang

Elephant Village Luang Prabang: Mahout for a Day!

The Elephant Village is a brilliant day out near Luang Prabang. Check out my Steller story with links at the end. Make sure you click on the

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Sofitel Hua Hin

So Sofitel Hua Hin: Luxury Meets Fun Thai Style

A massive set of marble steps lead to the open air lobby past Spot the cheetah, one of numerous animal statues that

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Unesco listed Luang Prabang

Luang Prabang: 11 Reasons You’ll Dream of it Forever

It’s dangerous returning somewhere you loved the first time around; the destination might have been spoilt or just

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Bangkok luxury hotel sofitel sukhumvit

One Night of Luxury in Bangkok at Sofitel Sukhumvit

With a massive centrepiece of purple orchids and art from France, the lobby is a Thai-French blend that

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Intercontinental Bali Club Room Benefits

7 Benefits of Intercontinental Bali Club Rooms

if you’re thinking about staying at the Intercontinental Bali Resort consider the Club rooms. During my recent stay I was happily

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Cultural Bali Day Trip to Rumah Desa

Much as I love the Intercontinental Resort and never want to leave this is my first visit to Bali so a visit to the lushisland centre is

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Intercontinental Bali resort review

Holiday Heaven at the Intercontinental Bali

There’s so much going on at the Intercontinental Resort in Bali that you never have to leave. With 400 rooms and facilities spread

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things to do in Seoul

A Million Things to See and Do in Seoul

Looking for things to see and do in Seoul? I’ve heard from several other travel writers that Seoul’s one of their favorite travel destinations so when

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Best Things to See and Do in Chiang Mai

Looking for travel tips and things to see and do in Chiang Mai in northern Thailand? I visited Chiang Mai many moons ago (we’re talking 1993) so I asked

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10 Travel Facts about Kiyomizu Temple in Kyoto

11 Amazing Facts about Kiyomizu Temple in Kyoto

Interested in visiting Kyoto in Japan? Don’t miss Kiyomizu Temple which of course made my list of things to do in Kyoto. Here are some photos and facts

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funny travel stories roughing it

Rats and Roaches on the Road in Thailand – Funny Travel Stories Series

Have you ever stayed in dives because you loved travel so much you had to rough it? I have and I’m not ashamed. I wish I hadn’t had to deal with

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funny travel story japan toilets

The Perils and Perks of Potties in Japan

I love funny travel stories, don’t you? So here’s a funny travel tale about my experiences with the toilets of Japan. Apart from fine food, great scenery

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happiness secrets Kiyomizu Temple in Kyoto japan

Secrets of Happiness from Japan – True Travel Story

Kiyomizu Temple in Kyoto is a world heritage site. Kiyomizu means clear water and the temple was built on a hillside with a spring overlooking

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Travel photos Japan

Capture the Colours – Travel Photos from Japan

Red and yellow and green and blue, purple and orange and pink…. Sounds familiar? Well fortunately I can’t sing you a rainbow but I can show you

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Mystical temple, Obama Japan

Mystical, Magical Myotsu-ji Temple

It’s not just the cold that will take your breath away when you visit Myotsu-ji Temple in rural Japan. The grand red entrance way leading over a bridge

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Author: Annabel Candy