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Asia

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Japan

Founded in 593, Shitennoji is Japan’s oldest official Buddhist temple. Located in Osaka, this temple is not particularly grandiose and does not really stand out from all the other temples and shrines so that’s why I opted for this particular…

Thailand

Bangkok needs no introduction as it welcomes over 20 million visitors each year and has been ranked as the world’s most visited cities a few times. Needles to say, Bangkok will undoubtedly be on the list of any serious traveler…

India

Safdarjung’s Tomb is a Mughal mausoleum located in New Delhi, India. The tomb and its surrounding gardens are very well maintained and can offer you a nice retreat away from the chaotic Delhi city life. On the day of your…

India

Most of us find ourselves living fast-paced lives. Everything needs to happen now, real-time, instantaneously. Emails need to be sent and received now. Food has to be prepared quickly and ingested before it gets cold. The computer needs to compute…

Japan

When asked about Japanese cuisine, most people think of sushi. Me on the other hand, I think of ramen. For those of you unfamiliar with ramen, it’s a dish made with noodles in a meat/fish based broth. It’s most often…

Thailand

So you’ve been running around Bangkok visiting Buddhist temples for a few days and you’d like a change of scenery. You’re looking to do something unique and maybe get some shopping done at the same time? Look no further than…