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Vietnam—Popular & Green?
June 01, 2010
Vietnam—Popular & Green?
Not yet a regional heavy hitter, but its tourism seems to be getting big and…green.
Vietnam—Popular & Green?
Boutique-ing Down Under
May 10, 2010
Boutique-ing Down Under
A prominent travel expert explains what boutique luxury hotels have to offer.
Boutique-ing Down Under
Shangri-La Goes West
May 07, 2010
Shangri-La Goes West
The new Shangri-La hotel in Vancouver has an interesting multi-cultural design flair.
Shangri-La Goes West
The Other City
April 26, 2010
The Other City
The host of Expo 1970, this design-friendly Japanese city is still well worth a visit.
The Other City
March 02, 2010
Vice in North Korea
Media group’s guide to one of ‘the planet’s most dangerous and weird destinations.’
Vice in North Korea
Paradise Lost and…Found?
February 24, 2010
Paradise Lost and…Found?
A remote and tropical destination where elephants ‘fly’…for now.
Paradise Lost and…Found?
February 10, 2010
Sexy and Affordable Destination
Both sexy and affordable, at least according to Travel and Leisure magazine, is Langkawi, a cluster of 99 islands off of Malaysia’s north-western coast. The publication included the Asian destination in a recent round, calling it a ‘nature-lover’s pa
Sexy and Affordable Destination
Souvenir Ethics Pt. 2: Vietnam, Camouflage, Andy Warhol
October 06, 2009
Souvenir Ethics Pt. 2: Vietnam, Camouflage, Andy Warhol
As mentioned in an earlier post, landmine warnings as t-shirt graphics and child labor-produced Burmese jade goods raise some serious questions about the ethics of ‘souvenir-ing’ in Asia.
Souvenir Ethics Pt. 2: Vietnam, Camouflage, Andy Warhol
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