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Vietnam: best for food

Don’t tell Thailand, but if only one Southeast Asian nation can be crowned the crème de la crème for its food, it’s Vietnam. Subtle in its flavors and outstanding in its diversity, Vietnamese cooking is a huge draw for travelers, who’re lured into lingering at cramped tables swapping travel tales over a fifth …

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Singapore: best for a solo stopover

With a plethora of cultural attractions to explore, a growing offering of hostels and one of the world’s best public transport systems (including excellent airport links), there are few more stress-free solo travel experiences than finding yourself in Singapore on a sunny afternoon. Whether you choose to amble with an audio guide …

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Ubud, Indonesia: best for self-reflection

Whether you loved or loathed Elizabeth Gilbert’s seminal solo travel memoir Eat, Pray, Love, there’s no denying it: Bali’s artistic and spiritual center – where the author found love (and presumably ate and prayed) – remains a wonderful place for solo travelers to relax, reflect and recharge. Nestled among emerald rice fields ringed …

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世界最大“尼姑”聚集地 入黑之後有一個特殊規定!

佛教在我們中國已經有著悠久的歷史,自從傳入我們中國之後,就不斷的在發揚光大,時至今日佛教都是不少國人們的信仰。而在歷史時期,佛教的傳播也讓我們境內留下了不少佛教寺廟、佛塔等等,都是珍貴的佛教文化瑰寶。 就好比五台山的南禪寺等等,都是中國最著名的佛教聖地。

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the 10 best places to visit in Japan

Japan offers up a real feast for travelers, with mountainside onsen (hot spring) villages, sleepy beach-lined islands and buzzing megacities all on the menu. You could arguably spend a lifetime sampling the country’s delights, but some towns and sights are staples; core ingredients to any great Japan trip. Ready to tuck in? …

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Best Places to Go Stargazing: Wadi Rum, Jordan

I’ll end by sharing one of my personal favorites, based on my experience traveling to Jordan several years ago. During my trip, I saw many of the country’s highlights: the Roman ruins of Jerash, the vast expanse of the Dead Sea, and the Rose City of Petra. I also spent one night …

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the best time to visit Sri Lanka

If anywhere deserves the title of a true year-round destination then it’s Sri Lanka. The teardrop-shaped isle’s proximity to the equator ensures pleasantly warm, stable temperatures whatever the season, while its annual dual monsoons means that while one side of the country is taking a soaking, the other is primed for afternoons on …

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台灣宜蘭「最美櫻花公路」賞花免下車!

今年櫻花開得特別美,全台都在瘋賞櫻,宜蘭有一條被封為最美的「櫻花公路」,從三星鄉一路延伸至大同鄉,沿路栽種超過2萬棵櫻花樹,讓遊客免下車也能感受到粉紅浪漫氛圍,即將到來的228連假不妨就安排到宜蘭賞花吧!

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The best time to go to Kyoto, Japan

Kyoto is highly attuned to the seasons – a maiko (apprentice geisha) has a different hair pin for every month of the year – and your travel plans should be too. Make the most of your time here by seeking out the experiences and tastes that define each season. With traditional Japanese architecture that …

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