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    Unlike the mushrooming skyscrapers commonly found in its South-East Asian neighbours, Vientiane (pronounced as ‘Viang Chan’), in comparison, is a picture of quiet calm. As the capital city of Laos,...

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    Koh Samui

    The serendipitous discovery of this scenic island by two unsuspecting tourists on a coconut boat that were washed upon her fine, sandy shore signalled the beginning of an amazing getaway. With a hi...

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    Ho Chi Minh City

    The dense city – its small roads overcrowded with taxis and motorcycles – struggles with a painful dichotomy, tugging between bustling Ho Chi Minh City and Saigon’s quaint hodge-podge architecture....

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    Thought to derive from the Malay word ‘kucing’—meaning ‘cat’—the state capital of Sarawak exudes feline agility as towering buildings nimbly mark their territories by the bank of Sungai Sarawak, re...

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