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St. Petersburg: Venice of the North

There are many cities claiming to be the Venice of the North, and Russia’s cultural capital, St. Petersburg, is on top of the list. As this was again a short layover, we struggled to see the beautiful parts of the city as best as we can. Having only been to Moscow, which I found a […]

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Tiger Cave Temple

Tiger Cave Temple (Wat Tham Suea) is a Buddhist place of worship in Krabi, Thailand. To reach the temple, we had to climb 1,237 steps; some of which are more than a foot high. For comparison, the Eiffel Tower is almost the same height at 300 meters. The actual cave can be found at the […]

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Photo Essay: Gyeongbokgung Palace

Gyeongbokgung is the largest of the five palaces built during the Joseon Dynasty in Korea. It is closed on Tuesdays, and entrance is free of charge. Nearest station (Seoul Metro) – Gyeongbokgung.ย 

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Baku, I Heart You

Confession: I had never heard of the country Azerbaijan until about five years ago when we started to operate flights to its capital, Baku. This gem of a country is hidden between the Caspian Sea and its more popular neighbors, Armenia and Turkey. Known as the “City of Winds”, I had first-hand experience of just […]

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