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The Story of the Silver Pagoda, Phnom Penh
Photo credit by Augapfel
In the south-central region of Cambodia, on the banks of the Tonlé Sap, Bassac and Mekong Rivers, lies Phnom Penh, the country’s permanent capital since 1866. Within the city sits the Cambodian Royal Palace whose complex contains, to the south, the stunning Silver Pagoda.
In a country with a troubled past, the Silver Pagoda... [Read more of this guide]
Head Off to Turkey For Your Romantic Holiday
Many wouldn’t think so but with its sparkling turquoise waters, its stunning natural landscape formations, and its warm nights, Turkey is one of the most romantic places in the world. Grab a cheap car hire Turkey and tour the country’s romantic destinations inland and on its coastlines – here are a few of them:
Now called Behramkale,... [Read more of this guide]
Top Attractions of Western Australia
Western Australia is one of the major tourist attraction for travelers looking for wilderness and adventure, and rightfully so. The area is huge but very sparsely populated – just 2.1 million inhabitants with almost three-quarters of them living in Perth. And yet, the area covers more than one-third of the whole Australian land mass. This is the... [Read more of this guide]
Turkey’s Eclectic Mix of Sights
While neighboring Greece has its beautiful beaches, wonderful sunsets, and ancient ruins, the country of Turkey has its awe-inspiring natural landscape formations, a colorful and lively culture, and an eclectic mix of the Greek, Roman, and Ottoman structures. An all inclusive holidays to Turkey vacation boasts diversity when it comes to tourist attractions... [Read more of this guide]
The Most Beautiful Places in Greece
Ah, Greece, the land of one of the greatest and most glorious ancient civilizations of all. With its fascinating history, its scenic coastlines, and its elegant ruins that reminiscent its glorious past, how could anyone not help but be drawn to it like a moth to a mesmerizing dancing flame. There is so much to see within its historical shores but for... [Read more of this guide]
When is the Best time to Visit Certain Places in Asia?
It’s vital when thinking about visiting a continent like Asia that you research properly exactly when you intend to stay in certain countries because the weather conditions can change dramatically from one season to the next.
Read on for a brief rundown on when to visit and when to avoid the most popular countries in Asia. It’s also worth noting... [Read more of this guide]
Golfers do their bit to help Thai flood relief
A host of high-profile golfers have come together to help raise nearly 2.5 million Baht at a charity auction in aid of the flood relief efforts in Thailand.
The Thai public and people throughout Asia in general are still attempting to come to terms with the country’s worst floods for 50 years and the clean-up operation is under way. Considering... [Read more of this guide]
Top Winter Sun Destinations
Although Christmas and the New Year are just around the corner, it’s not too late to escape the chill on a last minute holiday. Just because the UK is being plunged into darkness and battered by cold winds and icy rain doesn’t mean the rest of the world is suffering the same fate. If you want to top up your vitamin D, work on your tan and sip cocktails... [Read more of this guide]
Top Five Asian Attractions and Destinations
Asia is slightly mysterious, incredibly colourful, culturally heterogeneous and completely different to what Britons are used to. From ancient remains to tropical rainforests and a mixture of religions the Asian region is a top priority for many travellers. Of course the Asian continent is vast and there is much to see, but if you could only visit a... [Read more of this guide]
Save Money with Annual Travel Insurance Policies
Annual policies could save regular travellers an average of 15%, says moneysupermarket.com
The latest travel insurance research by travel insurance compare giant, moneysupermarket.com, has found that families who travel regularly are financially far better off taking out annual insurance cover than single trip cover.
With half term here and the Christmas... [Read more of this guide]
The Do’s and Dont’s of Partying Abroad
Photo credit - Simon Lesley Photo
As more young people go on holiday with their friends every year, tourist hotspots are increasingly selling themselves as partying and club scenes – with themed nights, potent fishbowl cocktails, and hundreds of other off-the-leash Brits having a wild time and casual sex. There’s a saying: what goes on tour, stays... [Read more of this guide]
Jadul Village Resort & Spa
Old School Beauty – A Charming Themed Resort with Nostalgic Tints
Inside Lembang’s lush surroundings lies Jadul Village, a unique villa and spa concept offering you luxurious accommodations amidst an atmosphere of rich heritage. Located approximately 30 minutes away from Bandung, Jadul Villa boast 21 tastefully designed villas fully outfitted... [Read more of this guide]
Villa Air – Bandung
A Touch of Zen – Affordable Luxury in Lembang
Deep in the heart of Bandung, the flower city of West Java, lies a natural boutique resort offering guests a peaceful stay at their evergreen area in the valley of Mt Tangkuban Perahu and Mt Burangrang. The Vila Air is an ideal retreat from daily metropolitan life, boasting private chalets with panoramic... [Read more of this guide]
The Amazing Umang Island
Pulau Umang – A Nature Themed Resort Island for All
The international global trend of going “back to nature” is a lifestyle that is fast becoming a passion to city-dwellers. Pulau Umang is proud to showcase a nature-themed resort which is uniquely designed to have each and every aspect of its architecture blend in with the beautiful nature... [Read more of this guide]
Kuningan City : Jewel in the CBD
The urban lifestyle of Jakartans continues to evolve, and now, a mall or a shopping center is no longer just a place to buy your everyday needs. But instead, it is now a center of life and activity, a meeting point to gather and socialize, as well as for young executives in between their busy schedules and a place for family recreation.
This is also... [Read more of this guide]