Discover Chiang Mai through Airbnb Experiences

Discover Chiang Mai through Airbnb Experiences

RECOGNIZED as a Unesco City of Crafts and Folk Art, Chiang Mai in northern Thailand has a distinctive culture and rich history. Chiang Mai also has the added bonus of being cheaper than Thai capital Bangkok, but still offers luxury

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Take a look at Asia’s abandoned hotels

Take a look at Asia’s abandoned hotels

GHOST TOWNS and abandoned buildings are fascinating to many people.  Recently, images of the overgrown greenery at a Chinese fishing village on Gouqi Island made their rounds online due to its intense beauty. When the majority of its residents left

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‘Get jabbed or go home,’ says Singapore

‘Get jabbed or go home,’ says Singapore

ARE YOU scheduled to go to Singapore anytime soon? Then you may need to get all the required jabs. According to the country’s health authorities, the country may start turning back foreign travelers who aren’t vaccinated. #BANGKOK Will Thailand’s rabies

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The Philippines gets its tools out to boost medical tourism

The Philippines gets its tools out to boost medical tourism

IT TRULY IS more fun in the Philippines. Having seen the potential in medical tourism, the Southeast Asian country is now fully focused on giving the sector the push it needs. #CHINA Chinese couples having babies overseas contribute to medical

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This has to be the cutest, happiest plane in the world

This has to be the cutest, happiest plane in the world

SORRY, EVA Airlines’ Hello Kitty Shining Star Jet and ANA’s Star Wars-themed aircraft. You’ve just been one-upped by Airbus. The renowned European planemaker just unveiled the cutest, happiest plane in the world. #AIRLINES All Nippon Airways debut Star Wars-themed jets

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A win for show animals as Shanghai’s belugas find a new home

A win for show animals as Shanghai’s belugas find a new home

SHANGHAI IS SHOWING THE WORLD that it’s possible to give hope to captive show animals. British-based Merlin Entertainments, which operates Changfeng Ocean World in the bustling Chinese city, will be giving a better life to two of its beluga whales. 12-year-old

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Sri Lanka plans to clear illegal structures to build tourism hub

Sri Lanka plans to clear illegal structures to build tourism hub

SRI LANKA plans to turn the southern city of Galle into a leading tourism hub in South Asia.  The announcement came from Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe as he addressed a forum on the development plan for Galle and its suburbs.

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Connect with the ones you love at Fairmont Kea Lani, Maui

Connect with the ones you love at Fairmont Kea Lani, Maui

MAUI is the second largest Hawaiian island, named after a demigod in ancient Polynesian mythology. Legend has it, Maui led his brothers to fish all the Hawaiian islands out of the ocean and harnessed the sun with a lasso to make

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The Indian Railways has got its passengers covered

The Indian Railways has got its passengers covered

IN THE PAST DECADE, India’s national railway system operated by the Ministry of Railways, the Indian Railways, has struggled to stay on track. It has been called “the worst service in the world” and Quora even has an entire thread on “the

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China airports’ new security scanners can detect what’s under your clothing

China airports’ new security scanners can detect what’s under your clothing

CHINA’S AIRPORTS are continuing to adopt and embrace new technology that will speed up the process of going through airport security. As it is, 557 security channels at 62 Chinese airports are already using facial recognition to make it quicker

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