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#57 – Yogyakarta, Indonesia

So on the record, I officially have the worst track record of posting … posts.  For that, I have no excuse but a good chuckle, and a rub of my belly, I mean abs… I mean ab.  Those who are

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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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#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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#42 – Bagan, Myanmar

Bagan, Myanmar at sunset with full blown edits. Bagan stands as a 42 square kilometer plain in central Myanmar once said to have over 13,000 Buddhist temples with some dating as far back as the 11th and 12th centuries.  Now,

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#38 – Luang Prabang, Laos (Part 2)

 The city of Luang Prabang had a very charming and eclectic set of cultural and architectural influences that was very beautiful and easy on the eyes.  A diverse mix of French, Thai, Vietnamese and some Chinese influences all over the

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#37 – Luang Prabang, Laos (Part 1)

Coming from the north of Thailand, my initial plan was to actually take a bus from Chiang Rai over the border all the way to Luang Prabang.  In the end, Mandy, Jack and James were enough to convince me to

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#22 – Angkor – Siem Reap, Cambodia

Angkor Wat. Constructed by The Khmer King Suryavarman II, Angkor Wat was considered as one of the largest religious Hindu temples in the world.  It is also estimated as the largest sandstone and laterite temple in the world.  Approximately 300,000

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