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Kerala, a tropical Venice

If rowing through the canals of Venice is an architectural feast, gliding through the waterways of Kerala is a banquet of nature. What makes Venice so enchanting and impressive is the fact that the sights are all man-made, and it … Continue reading

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The Heart of India – The Golden Triangle

Are you an India enthusiast? Love Indian food and garments? Want to visit the Taj Mahal? If yes, then take an unforgettable trip to the Golden Triangle, a tourist circuit of the three most visited cities in India – Delhi, … Continue reading

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Incredible India: My Top 10 Destinations

Planning a trip to India and don’t know where to start? Is your vision of India the Taj Mahal, glowing like a pearl in moonlight? Beautiful women in flowing sarees with big bindis on their foreheads right out of Bollywood, … Continue reading

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Singapore: Destination Health

The greatest wealth is health.  ~Virgil Heading to Singapore for medical treatment? You couldn’t have chosen a better place. The tiny island of Singapore has built a huge reputation as the healthcare destination for patients from its neighboring ASEAN countries … Continue reading

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Around Ho Chi Minh City

Tree Lined Roads of HCMC Ho Chi Minh City has the greenest locating system in place. Every road is lined with tall kapok or dipterocarp trees (bông gòn) numbered trees. The Odd numbered trees on the left and the even … Continue reading

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Water Puppets at the Golden Dragon Theater, Saigon

If you plan to see the water puppets show at Golden Dragon Water Puppet Theatre in Ho Chi Minh, plan ahead and get your tickets the day you get there as the performance hall is small with limited seats which … Continue reading

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Eating & Shopping in Saigon

Pho – Vietnamese Noodle Soup Pho Garnish It all starts with a good bowl of Pho – Vietnamese rice noodle soup in a clear broth is garnished with ingredients such as green onions, white onions, coriander, Thai basil, fresh Thai … Continue reading

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