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The Great Art of Taiwan-Taiwan

I often enjoy checking out my local art gallery back home. I think its good to take a breather some days and visit a gallery and let your mind wander, it can also help with creativity. In Taiwan I was very lucky to have been able to visit quite a few galleries and even meet

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Baseball in Seoul-Seoul,Korea

Take me out to the ball game.  Take me out to the crowd.  Buy me some peanuts and crackerjack.   I don’t care if I ever comeback… I had previously herd that baseball is actually quite popular in Korea. In fact I was told it was the countries favourite sport. So naturally I looked up

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Hahoe Folk Village-Andong,South Korea

  Throughout Korea you will find traditional homes that people live in. Its almost an hour from the city centre and the landscape changes as you make your way to the village. Changing form a dull city landscape to a beautiful countryside with mountains in the horizon. I took the local bus to the village.

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Beomeosa Temple-Busan,South Korea

Beomeosa is a temple tucked away in the mountains, by the sea side town of Busan. A beautiful trail surrounds the temple and the local floral is beautiful. The temple being tucked away did not seem to see many western tourist. But the temple seemed to be active with locals using it as a place

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The soul of Seoul-Korea

Seoul, S. Korea has made it as one of my favourite cities in the world. The city is clean and beautiful. Full of culture, yet still feels futuristic. The people are friendly and always willing to help a tourist, in need. I think it would be an excellent city to visit,for a first trip to

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Dragons of Halong Bay

4 hours north of Hanoi lays one of the natural wonders of the world. Its the home of dragons and caves that house them. It has many corners for dragons to hide behind as well. With large mountains emerging from the sea giving many a sight to see. I began my journey to Halong bay

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The Lanterns of Hoi An

There is a little town just out side the city of Danang, called Hoi An. It houses an ancient townsite built around the river. Its the site of some beautiful bridges and the best tailors in all of Vietnam. Every full moon tho the lights go out in this town. Of course this is due

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The Sanddunes of Vietnam-Mui Ne

We are working our way up the Vietnamese coast. To look at Vietnam from a map it appears as a giant coast line. So we are going to explore the coast line. About 5 hours from HCMC lays a little coastal town, called Mui Ne. I think most people only spend a day or two

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A City Once Called Saigon-Ho Chi Minh City

Revisiting cities I have previously visited has been interesting. Last time I was in Vietnam I was part of a tour. I generally like to travel at a pretty slow pace and get a real feel for a place. When I did the tour we went real fast through Vietnam. They were long action packed