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10 of the World’s Most Bizarre Themed Bars
10 of the World’s Most Bizarre Themed Bars
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The next time your co-workers suggest going out for happy hour, be sure to ask if there will be bikini-clad girls remotely battling giant robots

48 Hours in Kuala Lumpur
48 Hours in Kuala Lumpur
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Only have a few days in Malaysia’s most bustling city, Kuala Lumpur? Check out our guide for what to do.

How to Celebrate Songkran – Thailand’s Best Fest
How to Celebrate Songkran – Thailand’s Best Fest
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Celebrated mid-April in Thailand as the traditional New Year’s Day, Songkran has evolved into the absolute largest water festival in the world – and is the festival to end all festivals.

Living the high (and the not-so-high)-life in Vietnam and Cambodia
Living the high (and the not-so-high)-life in Vietnam and Cambodia
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…Meanwhile a fellow backpacker just next door woke up to a monkey chilling out in his less-than-private room and just days before my friend had woken to find a chicken – and its egg – on her bed (breakfast in bed doesn’t get much fresher).

How to Make the Most of Bangkok (without the Guidebook)
How to Make the Most of Bangkok (without the Guidebook)
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Bangkok is a city unlike any other, and the best things to do can’t be found in a guidebook. Check out our list.

Korea’s Best Beach: Daecheon
Korea’s Best Beach: Daecheon
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Most don’t consider Korea to be a top beach destination. But flocking to the ocean on those pre-monsoon season days of 100% humidity is simply second nature no matter where in the world you are, and Korea’s got a few nice areas to boast about.

Discovering Malaysian Batik Art in George Town
Discovering Malaysian Batik Art in George Town
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The city of Georgetown, Penang has developed into a major art and culture hub of Malaysia. In addition to its incredible, government-subsidized street art and charming cafes that dot every corner, the area has introduced significant contributions to the global art community – notably an increasingly popular style known as Batik.

The Best Foods of Malaysia
The Best Foods of Malaysia
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Malaysia has a rich history that’s been woven together by several distinct cultures, making the country an epicenter for the intermixing of customs, traditions and of course, cuisine.

What to do in Melaka, Malaysia
What to do in Melaka, Malaysia
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Melaka, Malaysia is not a city in the traditional, busy sense – there’s this sense of history and charm that breathes through the place and keeps you captivated for days. Life goes at a slower pace and while you’re just about 2 hours from the traffic and hawking and noise of Kuala Lumpur, you may as well be worlds away.

The Secret Beaches of The Perhentian Islands
The Secret Beaches of The Perhentian Islands
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It’s easy and rather tempting to spend your days lounging along the main beaches, but we arrived on the island equipped with a detailed, surprisingly well-scaled hand-drawn map directing us through a jungle trek to a few secret beaches toward the North of the island.