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48 Hours in Taipei

September 3, 2017 7:00 pm by Marky Ramone Go

Taste.Company’s travel writer Marky Ramone Go counts the interesting sights to see in Taipei in forty-eight hours. As a tiny nation, Taiwan most definitely packs a huge bag of goodies for travelers. It is surprising to discover that Taiwan possesses an abundance of destinations for explorers of all sorts; foodies, […]

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Angkor Wat and Other Temples To See In Cambodia

August 18, 2017 7:00 pm by Taste.Company

Angkor Wat is the top tourist attraction in Cambodia. // Janelle Bitker By Janelle Bitker Angkor Wat is the largest religious monument in the world and a must-visit destination on bucket lists everywhere. The temple, along with its surrounding city of ruins, is an UNESCO World Heritage Site: more than […]

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Getting To Know the Vietnamese Coffee Culture

August 11, 2017 7:00 pm by Taste.Company

Slow drippers are tradition at modern Vietnamese coffee chain Trung Nguyen. // Janelle Bitker By Janelle Bitker Anywhere you look, at nearly any time of day, cafes are bustling in Vietnam. Vietnamese coffee culture is one of the country’s biggest, lasting influences from the French, who introduced coffee farming in […]

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3 Reasons to Love Hyderabad, India

July 28, 2017 7:00 pm by Cheenee Otarra

The most popular images that often come to people’s minds when they hear of India are the Taj Mahal and the curry. Backpackers would have probably heard of Goa, while pilgrims would be familiar with Kolkata. A lesser known place is Hyderabad, the capital of the state of Telangana, south […]

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8 Kid-Approved Spots in Singapore

July 9, 2017 7:00 pm by Katrina Castaneda

Photo courtesy of wonderfulengineering.com If you plan to travel soon with a kid, your best and safest bet would be Singapore. Apart from its safe and clean environment, you will not run out of exciting and educational activities to choose from. We give you the top destinations that will make […]

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Tanjong Katong / Joo Chiat: Singapore’s Peranakan Neighborhood

April 20, 2017 7:00 pm by Gabriella Galvez

“Going around Singapore is like walking through a duty-free store,” said a long-time resident and friend. Upon closer inspection, however, there is much more to the little city-state than Orchard Road’s luxury stores that have infamously rubbed many a credit card strip and chip raw. Recently, the opportunity to stay […]

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When in Singapore: Gardens by the Bay

April 10, 2017 7:00 pm by Vicki Abary

I’ve always enjoyed the love affair of Singapore with greenery in its city. It begins with vertical walls inside the airport, to the trees that line the road leading toward Changi Airport, to the kempt neighborhoods, to the Botanical Garden. Last month, I bore witness to yet another project between […]

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The Adventures of a Rovernut

December 19, 2016 11:30 am by Karla Ramos

Text by Angel Rivero| Photos by Kiefer Carrascal There’s something quite extraordinary about being a Rovernut – yes, it’s Rover + Nut, implying “nuts over Land Rovers”, or possibly even alluding to “Land Rover grease monkeys” with Nut, as in “nuts and bolts”. Whichever way you look at it, one […]

Things to Do in Universal Studios Osaka, Japan

October 3, 2016 4:12 am by Marky Ramone Go

What does it feel like being Harry Potter for a day? Or chasing bad guys hopping from one building to the next ala Spidey? All that plus a lot more becomes a reality inside the magical world of Universal Studios in Osaka, Japan. Japan has become a popular travel destination […]