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#55 – Diving for PADI – Ko Tao, Thailand

Ko Tao is literally a divers paradise located in the Gulf of Thailand along with Ko Samui (tourist central, as mentioned before) and Ko Pang’an (The infamous Full Moon Party island) working as a triple threat of Thai archipelago.  Ko

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#51 – Mt. Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia

Mt. Kinabalu (UNESCO World Heritage Site, 2000) is in Kinabalu National Park located on the island of Borneo in the state of Sabah belonging to East Malaysia!  I haven’t ever heard of Mount Kinabalu, nor was I planning to visit

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#50 – Eat, Sleep, Sight-see – Around Bangkok (Part 3)

Wat Arun aka. “Temple of Dawn”, one of the best views across the Chao Phraya River especially at sunset when the temple is illuminated, and the sky features a gradient of colours from the setting sun.  This time there was

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#49 – Ayutthaya, Thailand

Op..op..op..op. Ayutthaya was the capital of Siam from 1351-1767.  The first being Sukothai and third being Krung Thep (also known to the western world as Bangkok, also having the name Siam changed to Thailand). It was said that during its

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#48 – Elephants – Koh Chang, Thailand (Part 2)

What would a trip to Ko Chang (Elephant Island) be without visiting one of the elephant camps on the island?!  After some research, there were 4 possible elephant camps to choose from but the one that offered the best care

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#47 – Beach Mode – Ko Chang, Thailand (Part 1)

Ko Chang, meaning Elephant Island in Thai has been slowly developing from a backpacker’s hotspot into a vacation paradise.  Only about 6 hours from Bangkok, Ko Chang is the 2nd biggest island in Thailand.  White sandy beaches line the island

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#46 – Yangon, Myanmar (Part 2)

There is a circular train in Yangon that takes you from the city central to the outskirts of the city and is in my opinion the best way to get a glimpse and photo ops of what life is like

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