Category: Asia

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Skazka Canyon: Kyrgyzstan’s Fairy Tale Castle

On the southern shores of Issyk-Kul Lake, in eastern Kyrgyzstan, lies a secret canyon full of bizarre and colourful rock formations.  Skazka Canyon is an otherworldly place, sandwiched between the great lake and towering mountains.   Some call it the Fairy Tale Canyon; others the Fairy Tale Castle.  People can’t seem

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4 Of The Best Day Trips From Almaty, Kazakhstan

Almaty is close to several of Kazakhstan’s most scenic National Parks.  Epic snow-covered mountains, pristine lakes, colourful canyons, and giant sand dunes are all within (fairly) easy reach of the city.  Best of all, many of these places can be visited as day trips from Almaty. Paraglider in the Ile-Alatau mountains outside

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Things To Do In Almaty: Central Asia’s “Big Apple”

Almaty is the coolest city most people have never heard of.  In fact, I think it’s one of the coolest cities, period.  There are so many things to do in Almaty, you could easily spend a week here and still not see everything. Safe, friendly, cosmopolitan, and with epic mountains

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Trekking In Sikkim: A Secret Himalayan Paradise

There are countless incredible experiences you can have in India.  Trekking in Sikkim has to be one of the top.  Forget the Taj Mahal and other touristy sights.  Sikkim is out of this world. This untouched Himalayan paradise is beautiful beyond words. Gurudongmar Lake As well as its staggering physical