Christine Sanders

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A Defiant Map-Hunter Stakes Vietnam’s Claims in the South China Sea

DANANG, Vietnam — Eight years ago, officials in Danang asked Tran Duc Anh Son to travel the world in search of documents and maps that support Vietnam’s territorial claims in the South China Sea.<p>He did, and he concluded that Vietnam should challenge China’s activities in waters around some of the …

Why Every Traveler Needs To Visit Borneo Once

When I was young, the word Borneo conjured in me vague ideas of exotic wildlife and remote, unexplored India Jones-worthy jungle. I’m not sure where …

What to do in Kuala Lumpur… if the belly takes over the tourist in you

Kuala Lumpur is a mesmerizing blend of traditional and modern, and dizzying contradictions. And the best way to experience it is through its local …

Kuala Lumpur

The 7 best ways to get a first class experience from your economy ticket

Airports the world over are becoming destinations in their own right, while airlines have dramatically changed to accommodate savvy travellers.<p>This means it's never been easier for flyers to get a first-class experience without forking out thousands of pounds on a premium ticket.<p>Justin Banon, the …

Ten of the best luxury train journeys

Twilight Express Mizukaze Japan<p><b>1)</b> Japans’s newest luxury sleeper train, Twilight Express Mizukaze, is expected to turn heads when it begins its tours of western Japan later this month. The dining car will feature menus by Japan’s leading Michelin-starred chef and the design will draw heavily on Art …

Watch: the top 10 travel hacks for anyone going to Ireland on a budget have been revealed

If you are planning to visit Ireland any time soon, you may be happy to learn that the top ten travel hacks for visiting the country on a budget have been revealed. Tourism Ireland has compiled a video that gives potential visitors some useful tips on how to save money, and explains what they can …

Ireland

7 Offbeat Travel Destinations to Visit in Kerala That Will Blow Your Mind!

For decades now, Kerala has been a prime destination for travelers who go to the tiny coastal state in search of its spectacular backwaters, …

7 Google hacks to use on your next vacation

Just a few days before embarking on a road trip through Northern Spain, my brother (who does not work for Google, but is a computer nerd), informed …

Google Maps

Kuala Lumpur: A Guide to the Sites, Sounds and Flavors of a City Steeped in Multi-Culturalism

Local experts weigh in on the hidden gems of the Malaysian capital<p>Soaring skyscrapers and sacred mosques. Luxury malls and street-side markets. Kuala …

Kuala Lumpur

No Shortage of High-End Developments Coming to Malaysia

Hotel-apartment hybrids are opening all over Kuala Lumpur and beyond<p>The supply of luxury real estate in Malaysia is, in a word, bountiful.<p>Global …

The Asian city that caters to everyone

Centuries of global trade, conquest and colonisation have made Delhi one of the world’s most multicultural cities.<p>With its 26 million people, Delhi has been described as a microcosm of India, with trappings from the country’s many cultures, religions and traditions. Centuries of global trade, …

India

The 14 best travel books that will inspire wanderlust and a road trip

I like traveling and I like road trips – wanderlust is one of the reasons that I came up with a travel bucket list and am on a quest to visit every …

Books

Getting Around Sabah, Borneo in Malaysia

A bulk of Sabah's development - including Kota Kinabalu - is positioned along the west coast. One major road connects East Sabah and the remote dive …

Asia

Luxury Stay in the Heart of Victoria, Canada

With an unbeatable location and impeccable style, the <b>Magnolia Hotel & Spa</b> is one of the top luxury boutique hotels in Victoria, Canada, one of the …

British Columbia

Adventures in Perak: outdoor thrills and spills in the heart of Malaysia

Perak's cliffs, caves and ancient forests are more than a feast for the eyes. These majestic landscapes demand that you jump in – feet first – to swim, hike, raft, and get marvellously sweaty. For adventures in this Malaysian state, all you need is time and tough hiking boots.<p>Shaped like a crescent …

Hiking

Rent Bali's Most Beautiful Tree Houses With Your Friends

This is not your childhood tree house. Set on the sacred Ayung river valley, this collection of unique luxury bamboo villas in Abiansemal, Bali …

Bali

Besides Taj Mahal, 10 Must visit Places in India before you Die!

Reading of books only provides man with half knowledge, while Traveling gives Experiences and widen your perception. On that note, from Kashmir …

The Mobile Passport App Lets You Bypass Airport Lines Completely Free

High on the list above crying babies and crappy airplane food, there's one thing that we despise more than anything else while traveling: the many …

Flying

11 Fun Things to Do in Yangon, Myanmar (in 2018)

<i>This post is not just about things to do in Yangon but is also a mini travel guide with information about where to stay and public transport. It was</i> …

Yangon

Man who discovered NFL players’ brain damage worried Hillary Clinton was poisoned

The forensic pathologist who discovered brain damage in deceased NFL players has warned that Hillary Clinton may have been poisoned.<p>Bennet Omalu, …

Hillary Clinton

The Olympic National Park offers hiking trails in four amazing regions

The post The Olympic National Park offers hiking trails in four amazing regions appeared first on http://thebesttravelplaces.comOlympic National Park …

Hiking

10 Malaysian Forest Retreats You Need to Go To For a Getaway - female

by<p><b>Wind down with some green!</b><p>Photo: Sekeping Serendah<p>Malaysia boasts being a truly Asian country with our familiar Tourism Malaysia refrain: <i>Malaysia,</i> …

A complete guide to train travel in Southeast Asia

Travel by train is a great way to experience the landscapes of Southeast Asia, and to meet the people who live here. Personally I think train travel …

Ipoh old and new: come explore Malaysia’s renaissance city

The spark is finally returning to the time-worn neighbourhoods of Ipoh. For too long, the capital of Malaysia’s Perak state was considered a faded has-been of a city – and that’s if travellers thought of it at all. But restorations are in full swing, especially in the streets of Old Town, and …

Taj Mahal

Chiang Mai, Thailand, guide: what to do, plus the best hotels and restaurants

Northern Thailand’s largest city has struck a fine balance between the traditional and the contemporary, and offers unique cuisine, affordable stays and must-do treks<br>• <b>Chiang Mai food paradise: ‘the best I’ve ever eaten’</b><p>With long, leafy boulevards, Chiang Mai presents an alluring alternative to the …

Thailand