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Omar Ali Saifuddien Mosque with replica of sixteenth century barge

48 hours in Brunei: the jewel in Borneo's crown

Destination: Brunei Darussalam

Find out about Brunei's rich cultural heritage; tropical flora and fauna; museums and mosques; and find a peaceful and friendly atmosphere

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Lantern Shop,  Hoi An Town

Vietnam - lighting up in ancient Hoi An

Destination: Hoi An

Hoi An - totally captivating. This beautifully preserved, ancient town is rich in culture, character and charm

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Proboscis monkey

Kuching in Borneo is the cat's whiskers

Destination: Kuching

Find out about Kuching in Borneo, Malaysia. It has cultural diversity; a rich historical background; nearby tropical forests; orang-utans and proboscis monkeys in their natural surroundings

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Dragon Boats at Bon om Tuk, the water festival by Jeanna Nash

The unique reversing waters of Cambodia's own Mardi Gras!

by ImaGina

Destination: Phnom Penh

Phnom Pehn hosts its annual Water & Moon Festival on 16th to 18th November 2013. People will travel from all over Cambodia and the world to celebrate the boat races and unique reversing waters.

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Beautiful Bentota Beach: a time to relax

Sri Lanka: forget the wild life, enjoy the wildlife

Destination: Sri Lanka

Against a backdrop of smiling people and gentle chaos, Sri Lanka boasts ancient history, as well as modern all-inclusive beach resorts. But focus on the accessible wildlife - you won't be disappointed

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Street food

South Korea - street food with Seoul

Destination: Seoul

Some of the best culinary delights in Seoul can be found on the street carts lining almost every street in the city - here is a selection to whet your appetite

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A selection of tasty dim sum

Ian Pengelley's Hong Kong

Destination: Hong Kong

My love affair with Hong Kong and its food and culture inspired me to become the chef I am today. Explore it with me, and I'll take you to some of my favourite haunts

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