Category: Asia

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6 Best Hill Stations Near Kolkata, India: A Helpful Guide

If you’re looking for a change of scenery – or want to escape the summer heat and humidity – you should check out some of the best hill stations near Kolkata. These stunning places offer incredible scenery, cool and clean air, and plenty of outdoor activities to keep you busy.

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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

Some links in this post are affiliate links.  As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases made through links from this site. 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

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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

Some links in this post are affiliate links.  As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases made through links from this site. 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