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Top 13 Places to Visit in Central Sulawesi

Places to Visit in Central Sulawesi

Enlarge the below map of Sulawesi Island and see the white colored portion that depicts Central Sulawesi, one of the provinces of Sulawesi Island. That is quite a large area-right? Well, the overall size of Sulawesi Island itself comprises a staggering 1,80,000+ sq. km! That is why Sulawesi Island is divided into the following provinces. North Sulawesi Gorontolo Central Sulawesi West Sulawesi South Sulawesi South-East Sulawesi I hope you know Sulawesi Island belongs to Indonesia. Sulawesi is […]

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One Week Birding Holiday in Kenya

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With over 1100 recorded bird species, Kenya is a virtual paradise for avian lovers. No matter which park or habitat you visit, birding will be a rewarding experience – guaranteed! Specially designed for the avid birder, this is tailored for a once-in-a-lifetime Kenyan birding experience. This seven day Kenya safari holiday will take you to some of the carefully selected locations across Kenya’s best birding areas where one can get an opportunity to not only see an […]

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18 Things to Do in Port Elizabeth

best Things to Do in Port Elizabeth

South Africa is divided into nine provinces. Eastern Cape is one of them. Port Elizabeth is an important city situated on the shores of Indian Ocean. Though Bisho is the capital of Eastern Cape province, Port Elizabeth (PE) is the most visited city by the tourists, mainly because of its coastal position. Check the location of Port Elizabeth on the map of Eastern Cape. You must know that the name of Port Elizabeth is changed and is […]

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Top 10 Best Things to Do in Viti Levu Island, Fiji

Things to Do in Viti Levu Island, Fiji

Viti Levu is the largest Fijian island with capital Suva lying on its south east coast. It is the second largest of Fijian islands. There are plenty of things to do in Viti Velu From the above map of Fiji, can you and I count 840 floating lands? Not of course. But we can easily see the islands of Fiji, occupy quite a lot of space in the South Pacific Ocean. The atlas says the Fijian islands […]

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18 Filipino Snacks and Sweets to Eat in Philippines

Filipino Snacks and Sweets to Eat in Philippines

In South East Asia, next to the Chinese foods, the most eaten dishes are Filipino sweets and Filipino snacks. Sadly, the Filipino cuisine has not penetrated much in Asia and in the western world though, the Filipino butlers are the highly respected and sought-after kitchen and general assistants in the U.K. and in the U.S.A. When you plan your trip to the Philippines, you get a chance to taste some of the world class Filipino foods. Read […]

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25 Best Places to Visit in Maluku Islands

Best Places to Visit in Maluku Islands

Maluku Islands archipelago is administered by Indonesia. The islands numbering a whopping 1000 are sprawled in between Sulawesi Island and Papua Islands. There are plenty of best places to visit in Maluku islands. These islands are East Indonesia islands and are surrounded by the Molucca Sea, a part of Central and South Pacific Islands. The Maluku archipelago comprises a huge 79,000 sq. km area. This means the islands are scattered around a vast area in the Pacific […]

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The advantages of booking a hotel chain over a smaller independently-owned hotel

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Many travelers will opt for a smaller, independently-owned hotel rather than a larger chain when booking a hotel. While this may seem like the more logical choice – after all, you’re supporting a local business, right? – there are quite a few advantages to booking a hotel chain instead. In this article, we’ll look at just a few of them. So, if you’re still on the fence about whether or not to book that large chain hotel […]

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15 Best Things to Do in Makassar, South Sulawesi

15 Best Things to Do in Makassar, South Sulawesi

In this blog post, we will see about the things to do in Makassar, the capital of South Sulawesi, a peninsula. It is surrounded by the Gulf of Bone in the east, Flores Sea on the south, and the Makassar Strait in the west. We are entering a totally new territory of an Indonesian island. I have not explored this huge island thus far. Sulawesi is an island of Indonesia. The island’s size will blow your mind. […]

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4 Tips to Make the Most out of Your Trip to Sevierville

Trip to Sevierville

If you’ve finally decided to take a long-awaited vacation, Sevierville is the perfect destination where you’ll have guaranteed fun. Whether you’re planning a trip with family, friends, or a special someone, Sevierville is a mountain town packed with fun adventures. Located in the foothills of the Smokys, this place has a lot to offer tourists: from picturesque sceneries to unique history. Despite being a small town, it rose to popularity for being the hometown of Dolly Parton, […]

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22 Engaging Things to Do in Sarawak, Malaysia

Engaging Things to Do in Sarawak, Malaysia

Sarawak is one of the largest states of Malaysia, but it is not located in the peninsular Malaysia. Sarawak is located in Borneo, an island that is surrounded by: South China Sea Sulu Sea Celebes Sea Java Sea Borneo Island is owned by three countries: Indonesia Malaysia Brunei Indonesia’s part of Borneo is a lion’s share and it is divided into 5 provinces namely: East Kalimantan Central Kalimantan West Kalimantan North Kalimantan South Kalimantan The Malaysia’s part […]

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