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Goguan 고관: Hanbok Photo Experience in Insadong

There are a couple of places for one to try a hanbok. Some are for free – like at the tourist information centre in Myeondong. Others are for a little fee of a few thousand won like at the palace. 125 more words


Tamaki Cultural Experience

Before arriving in Rotorua, I knew for sure that I wanted to have a genuine Maori Cultural experience. The Maori influence can be seen throughout New Zealand, but it’s particularly prominent in Rotorua, mostly because of the geothermal activity and how it’s so widely used in day to day life of the Maori people. 661 more words

Day 5: Sunway Lagoon

Today we hit Sunway Lagoon which is a water theme park which houses the world’s largest water ride the Vuvuzela!  Sunway Lagoon has been awarded multiple accolades which include Asia’s Best Waterpark and Asia’s Best Attraction by the International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA) as well as the Best Man-Made Tourist Attraction by Tourism Malaysia Truly. 227 more words

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Day 4: KL city tour

After our visit to the Bank Negara Malaysia, we ventured out into KL with a visit to Independence Square, the Istana Negara (Royal Palace), National Monument… 217 more words

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Day 2: Cultural Visit to Malacca

Today we ventured out of KL to Malacca which is located in the southern region of the Malay Peninsula next to the Straits of Malacca. This is a historic site also referred to as the “Historic State of Malaysia”. 321 more words

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Day 1: Cultural visit to the Batu Caves

We arrived this morning rather frazzled from a night flight that left us for want of sleep! However, there was no rest up as our first day of activities was planned. 183 more words

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Reflections from the Middle East

My 3 1/2 week trip to the Middle East has drawn to an end. I spent time in 4 countries, did a lot of work, made many presentations, and met a lot of people. 923 more words