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6 Completely Ethical Elephant Sanctuaries in Thailand

The chance to interact with elephants is one of the biggest draws to Thailand. Unfortunately because these majestic creatu...

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The Wonderfully Weird and Wacky Museums of South Korea

Every country has a rich history that is cataloged and presented through museums. It's one of the best ways to learn about...

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Explore Rows of Rice Terraces, Deep Caves and Hanging Coffins in Northern Philippines

You may think the Philippines is just a place to go for idyllic beaches, but there is so much more to this intriguing arch...


Join the Cliff Jumping Party on the Philippines' Most Popular Island

If you are going to visit the Philippines, it’s a pretty safe bet you've heard of Boracay Island. And why wouldn't you? It...


Share Your Space With a Spook at China's Hungry Ghost Festival

It’s a bit premature for talk of costumes, candy and trick-or-treating in the U.S. but if you’re headed to Asia in the next few weeks, then talk of ghosts and things that go bump in the night will fit right in to your daily routine. Halloween for Americans is the equivalent of Day of the Dead in Mexico, Obon for Japan and for's an entire month of ghostly celebrations. Here’s what you can expect during your time over there.


Socotra is an Island Gem That Literally Looks Like It's From Another Planet

Sometimes you need an escape. And I’m not talking about Las Vegas for the weekend or a few days camping in the mountains -...


Meet Jeju: The Hawaii of Korea

Jeju Island is a hidden paradise not known to many outside of South Korea. Crystal clear waters, volcanic beaches, and mou...

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A Restaurant in the Middle of a Waterfall

One look at a map will prove there’s no shortage of waterfall hikes in the Philippines. In fact, it seems the entire archi...