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The Hidden Valley Resort – Shangri-La (Yunnan) Best Kept Secret

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There are countless resorts in exotic locations all over the world vying for tourists dollars offering unique experiences, great service and vibes. Indeed, it's a boon time for the intrepid travelers as they are awash with innumerable choices. Having traveled consistently to many places over the last couple of years as a travel writer and photographer, I have to admit I am getting more, for want of a better word, "jaded" as the adventures stacked up. But the amazing Hidden Valley Resort...

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5 Nights Ha Giang Landscape and Culture Travel Photography (Oct 2019)

HIGHLIGHTS
>> During this trip we will visit some of the most spectacular landscape in Northern Vietnam!
>> Explore the tree lined streets of the Old Quarter in Hanoi.
>> Photograph and enjoy the hospitality of some of Vietnams' ethnic minority peoples in their villages and homes.
>> Walk through rugged mountain valleys and busy markets filled with colour and motion.
>> Visit quiet villages and experience rural life on the Vietnam / China border

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6 Tips On How to Choose Your Ideal Resort in the Maldives

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6 Easy Tips On How to Choose Your Ideal Resort in the Maldives

Having travelled to the Maldives four times and experienced ten resorts over the course of two years, it opened my eyes sufficiently to pen this article, so it can help readers to better cut through the "clutter' and make a more informed decision when choosing their ideal resort. A trip to the Maldives certainly don't come cheap and so getting that "perfect" resort with the best bang for your hard-earned money is...

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Tips on Flying Drone in the Maldives

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Some useful tips for droning in the Maldives

In this short article, I would like to share some practical on-site tips about drone photography in the Maldives. The gorgeous seascape and immense beauty of the oceanic location make drone photography and videography a compelling endeavour. Droning opens up angles of view not available to eye level photography. With a well-made drone, you are like an eagle in skies, taking in the bird's eyes view of the paradise.

Question:...

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5 Reasons why I don’t like Fairmont Maldives Sirru Fen Fushi

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5 Reasons why I don't like the Fairmont Maldives Sirru Fen Fushi

There is so much hype about the Maldives being a paradise with the unbelievable turquoise sea with gin clear water and vibrant marine life. I just don't understand why. That can only mean 1 thing - these people must have never travelled to other parts of the world before. Here are some reasons why I don't like The Fairmont Sirru Fen Fushi (opened in April 2018) after my recent visit.

1. I was unable to swim...

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Grand Park Kodhipparu Maldives – Quick Gateway to Paradise

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Grand Park Kodhipparu, the natural choice for a quick getaway

A vacation to the Maldives can be a bucket-list event for many travellers. But the wide range of resorts renders decision-making a challenging task. Within a similar price band, every other resort looks so ever inviting and heavenly with overwater villas or beachfront villas. After my recent trip (my 4th) and 10th resorts inspected, the experience has enabled me to assist readers to have a better understanding and...

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Eight Reasons Why Eastern Hokkaido Should Be Your Next Photography Destination

Why Eastern Hokkaido Should Be Your Next Photography Destination

Eight Reasons Why Eastern Hokkaido Should Be Your Next Photography Destination

This visit to Hokkaido is my third over a four-year span but the beautiful island never fails to fascinate me each time. Perhaps the different season and travel theme conspired to maintain that novelty feel. Indeed, Hokkaido has been so successful in establishing herself as a winter holiday destination that the notion winter is the best time to visit sticks in the mind of most visitors. But I beg to...

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1st-Timer New Zealand South Island Self-Drive Road Trip

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1st-Timer New Zealand South Island Self-Drive Road Trip

To many who have yet to visit New Zealand, the impression of the country invariably conjures up imagery of sheep (tons of them), rolling wide vista of mountain ranges with wispy white clouds, the famed All Blacks Rugby team and tattooed wide-eyed Maori warriors sticking their tongues out in a Haka dance. Yes, New Zealand has all this but much much more. As a travel photographer, I can say with conviction that this is one...

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My Most Unforgettable Australian Adventure Ever !

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Whenever Australia is mentioned, images of wildlife, clean air, delicious big portion meals made with fresh local produces, friendly laidback Aussies always come to my mind. Indeed, Australia is a popular travel destination for vacationers the world over with Sydney and Melbourne taking the top two ranking as the country's most visited cities. My trips to various parts of the beautiful country showed me how spectacular the country is. So it was surprising to...

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