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Tokyo, Japan
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Kyoto, Japan
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Seoul, South Korea
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Beijing, China
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Hong Kong, China
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Hanoi, Vietnam
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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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Boracay, Philippines
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Denpasar, Indonesia
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Singapore, Singapore
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Pattaya, Thailand
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Bangkok, Thailand
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Mumbai, India
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Jaipur, India
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New Delhi, India
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Bagan, Myanmar
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Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
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Siem Reap, Cambodia
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Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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Shanghai, China
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Tokyo, Japan — 3 nights

Tokyo holds the status of most populous metropolitan area in the world--a fact you'll find tangible as you walk the bustling streets and explore its diverse neighborhoods and cultures.
Tokyo is known for sightseeing, historic sites, and parks. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: get engrossed in the history at Edo-Tokyo Museum, wander the streets of Ginza, visit Odaiba District, and engage your brain at National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation Miraikan.

For other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Tokyo trip tool.

Philadelphia, USA to Tokyo is an approximately 17-hour flight. Traveling from Philadelphia to Tokyo, you'll lose 14 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Philadelphia in August since evenings lows in Tokyo dip to 76°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) to allow enough time to fly to Kyoto.
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Find places to stay Aug 13 — 16:

Kyoto, Japan — 3 nights

The national capital for over a thousand years, Kyoto retains much of the charm of old Japan, boasting numerous temples and shrines that seem completely untouched by the modern world.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sat): make a trip to Nijo Castle, then stop by Gion, and then steep yourself in history at Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine. Keep things going the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ryoanji Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kinkaku-ji, then contemplate the long history of Heian Shrine, and finally don't miss a visit to Kiyomizu-dera Temple.

For traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Kyoto trip itinerary builder tool.

Fly from Tokyo to Kyoto in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In August, plan for daily highs up to 92°F, and evening lows to 77°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can catch the flight to Seoul.
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Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Aug 16 — 19:

Seoul, South Korea — 3 nights

One of east Asia's major cultural and financial centers, Seoul boasts five World Heritage Sites and a huge selection of museums, temples, shrines, palaces, parks, gardens, and glass-and-steel skyscrapers.
Seoul is known for sightseeing, shopping, and museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of Changdeokgung Palace, examine the collection at Love Museum, get a taste of the local shopping with Myeongdong Shopping Street, and admire the natural beauty at Namsan Park.

For reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Seoul driving holiday planning website.

Traveling by flight from Kyoto to Seoul takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Kyoto in August: highs in Seoul hover around 86°F, while lows dip to 74°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) to allow time to fly to Beijing.
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Find places to stay Aug 19 — 22:

Beijing, China — 3 nights

As the political and cultural capital of China, Beijing stands at the heart of Chinese history, buzzing with the energy of its high population density and centuries of importance.
Beijing is known for historic sites, sightseeing, and museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Mutianyu Great Wall, admire the striking features of Tiananmen Square (Tiananmen Guangchang), ponder the world of politics at Temple of Heaven, and take an in-depth tour of Lama Temple (Yonghegong).

For reviews, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Beijing attractions planning website.

Fly from Seoul to Beijing in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway, ferry, and train; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Traveling from Seoul to Beijing, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In August, plan for daily highs up to 89°F, and evening lows to 70°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to catch the flight to Hong Kong.
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Historic Sites · Parks · Trails · Outdoors
Find places to stay Aug 22 — 25:

Hong Kong, China — 2 nights

Pearl of the Orient

Witness the vibrant skyline of Hong Kong, an impressive urban territory on the southern coast of China.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Sun): take a leisurely stroll along Tsim Sha Tsui Promenade, then don't miss a visit to Hong Kong Skyline, then take in panoramic vistas at Victoria Peak (The Peak), and finally take in the exciting artwork at Bamboo Scenes. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Mon): find something for the whole family at Hong Kong Disneyland.

For photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Hong Kong trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Beijing to Hong Kong takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Beijing in August since evenings lows in Hong Kong dip to 81°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can catch the flight to Hanoi.
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Theme Parks · Museums · Shopping
Find places to stay Aug 25 — 27:

Hanoi, Vietnam — 3 nights

The capital of Vietnam, Hanoi has bounded back from the effects of war, and today serves as a bustling commercial and cultural hub bursting at the seams.
Hanoi is known for historic sites, spas, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake), explore the galleries of Klimt Art Gallery, steep yourself in history at Temple of Literature & National University, and admire the artistry at Authentic Bat Trang.

To find where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Hanoi day trip site.

You can fly from Hong Kong to Hanoi in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Hong Kong to Hanoi, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) to allow enough time to fly to Ho Chi Minh City.
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Tours · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Aug 27 — 30:

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam — 2 nights

Pearl of the Far East

Formerly known in the West as Saigon and affectionately referred to as the "Pearl of the Far East," Ho Chi Minh City is a study of old and new, woven and piled together in a fast-paced urban hub.
Ho Chi Minh City is known for sightseeing, museums, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Cu Chi Tunnels, ponder the world of politics at The Independence Palace, hunt for treasures at Ben Thanh Market, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To find ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Ho Chi Minh City road trip planning app.

You can fly from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Ho Chi Minh City can reach 91°F, while at night they dip to 77°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Boracay.
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Find places to stay Aug 30 — Sep 1:

Boracay, Philippines — 3 nights

All of 7 km (4.3 mi) long, the island of Boracay remains an idyllic destination drawing beach-goers from around the world.
Boracay is known for beaches, sightseeing, and nature. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, see the interesting displays at Sea Shell Collection by Argonauta Boracay, stroll through Yapak Beach (Puka Shell Beach), and get interesting insight from Tours.

Before you visit Boracay, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Getting from Ho Chi Minh City to Boracay by combination of flight and ferry takes about 9 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Ho Chi Minh City to Boracay. When traveling from Ho Chi Minh City in September, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Boracay: temperatures range from 85°F by day to 77°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Denpasar.
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Denpasar, Indonesia — 4 nights

A trip to Denpasar takes visitors to the capital of Bali and the gateway to the island.
Explore Denpasar's surroundings by going to Ubud (Elephant Cave & Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary), Kuta Beach - Bali (in Kuta) and Tanah Lot Temple (in Beraban). There's much more to do: cool off at Waterbom Bali, discover the deep blue sea with Blue Paradise Diving, view the masterpieces at Nyaman Gallery, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Karang Beach.

To see photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Denpasar route builder site.

Do a combination of ferry and flight from Boracay to Denpasar in 11 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 86°F, and evening lows to 74°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can fly to Singapore.
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Singapore, Singapore — 5 nights

Lion City

A Singapore vacation reveals the many charms of a leading city-state and regional hub of culture, retail, and tourism.
Singapore is known for parks, sightseeing, and shopping. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: admire the natural beauty at Gardens by the Bay, wander the streets of Chinatown, take in panoramic vistas at Singapore Flyer, and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Singapore Zoo.

To find other places to visit, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Singapore online trip itinerary builder.

You can fly from Denpasar to Singapore in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi, bus, and ferry; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and ferry. In September, plan for daily highs up to 90°F, and evening lows to 78°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to travel to Pattaya.
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Parks · Theme Parks · Shopping · Nature
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Pattaya, Thailand — 2 nights

Resort City

Famous for its nightlife and activity-filled seafront, Pattaya remains a major party destination for tourists and expats in Thailand.
Pattaya is known for sightseeing, beaches, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of The Sanctuary Of Truth, look for gifts at Tailor Pattaya - Lalwani Mode Atelier, enjoy the sand and surf at Jomtien Beach, and relax and rejuvenate at Cattleya Spa.

To find where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Pattaya trip maker website.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Singapore to Pattaya in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Singapore to Pattaya. In September, daytime highs in Pattaya are 88°F, while nighttime lows are 78°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can catch the shuttle to Bangkok.
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Find places to stay Sep 15 — 17:

Bangkok, Thailand — 3 nights

City of Angels

Enjoy cultural, historical, and culinary exploration during your holiday in Bangkok, the capital of Thailand and the most populous city in the country.
Bangkok is known for shopping, historic sites, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Pho, steep yourself in history at The Grand Palace, walk around Lumpini Park, and admire the striking features of Jim Thompson House.

To see photos, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Bangkok trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by shuttle from Pattaya to Bangkok takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 91°F in September, and nighttime lows around 78°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to catch the flight to Mumbai.
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Shopping · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Spas
Find places to stay Sep 17 — 20:

Mumbai, India — 2 nights

Gateway to India

Only one word accurately describes India's commercial capital Mumbai: big.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Sat): indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour. On the next day, stop by Kulture Shop, then pause for some photo ops at Gateway of India, then relax and rejuvenate at Muktaa The Wellness Clinic & Luxury Spa Marine Drive, and finally take in the views from Bandra-Worli Sea Link.

To see where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Mumbai online itinerary maker.

You can fly from Bangkok to Mumbai in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Bangkok to Mumbai, you'll gain 1.5 hours due to the time zone difference. September in Mumbai sees daily highs of 88°F and lows of 76°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to fly to Jaipur.
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Tours · Spas · Baths · Shopping
Find places to stay Sep 20 — 22:

Jaipur, India — 3 nights

Pink City

Known as the "Pink City" because of the color of the stone used for many of its notable structures, Jaipur draws visitors with its chaotic street life and a slew of colorful bazaars selling everything from handmade pottery to tie-dye scarves.
Spend the 24th (Tue) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. Next up on the itinerary: step into the grandiose world of Amber Palace, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, see the sky in a new way at Jantar Mantar - Jaipur, and explore the galleries of City Palace of Jaipur.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Jaipur sightseeing planning website.

Traveling by flight from Mumbai to Jaipur takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. While traveling from Mumbai, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Jaipur, ranging from highs of 95°F to lows of 76°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can fly to New Delhi.
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Find places to stay Sep 22 — 25:

New Delhi, India — 2 nights

Designed by notable English architects and proclaimed India's capital in 1931, New Delhi sits in the middle of a sprawling metropolitan area with a population of over 25 million.
On the 26th (Thu), don't miss a visit to India Gate, then admire the striking features of Humayun's Tomb, and then indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our New Delhi trip planning site.

Traveling by flight from Jaipur to New Delhi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In September, daily temperatures in New Delhi can reach 95°F, while at night they dip to 78°F. You'll have a few hours on the 27th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Bagan.
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Find places to stay Sep 25 — 27:

Bagan, Myanmar — 2 nights

The thousands of temples at Bagan rise up from the plain, each with their own history, style, and spiritual meaning.
On the 28th (Sat), take in the spiritual surroundings of Thatbyinnyu Temple, contemplate the long history of Shwesandaw Pagoda, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shinbinthalyaung Temple, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dhammayan Gyi Temple, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sulamani Guphaya Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Sun): make a trip to Yandabo Village Pottery, delve into the distant past at Bagan Temples, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Ananda Temple, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Shwezigon Pagoda, and finally steep yourself in history at Htilominlo Pahto.

To find ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Bagan tour planner.

Traveling by flight from New Delhi to Bagan takes 10.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from New Delhi to Bagan, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) to allow enough time to fly to Yangon (Rangoon).
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Find places to stay Sep 27 — 29:

Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar — 3 nights

Garden City of the East

Although Myanmar moved its capital to Naypyidaw in 2005, Yangon remains the largest city and commercial hub in the country.
Go for a jaunt from Yangon (Rangoon) to Pabedan to see Bogyoke Aung San Market about 40 minutes away. The adventure continues: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shwedagon Pagoda, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, don't miss a visit to Maha Wizaya Pagoda, and appreciate the history behind Chaukhtatgyi Buddha.

For more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Yangon (Rangoon) trip builder tool.

Traveling by flight from Bagan to Yangon (Rangoon) takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) early enough to fly to Siem Reap.
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Find places to stay Sep 29 — Oct 2:

Siem Reap, Cambodia — 2 nights

Temple Town

Once a small village in northwest Cambodia, Siem Reap now serves as a gateway to the Angkor region's World Heritage-listed temple and other attractions.
On the 3rd (Thu), explore the ancient world of Pre Rup, take in the spiritual surroundings of Ta Prohm, then delve into the distant past at Angkor Wat, and finally steep yourself in history at Angkor Thom South Gate. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Pub Street, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, then delve into the distant past at Bayon Temple, and finally contemplate the long history of Angkor Thom.

To find reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Siem Reap online day trip planner.

You can fly from Yangon (Rangoon) to Siem Reap in 7.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and car. The time zone difference moving from Myanmar Time (MMT) to Indochina Time (ICT) is 0.5 hours. In October in Siem Reap, expect temperatures between 88°F during the day and 77°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) to allow time to fly to Phnom Penh.
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Historic Sites · Spas
Find places to stay Oct 2 — 4:

Phnom Penh, Cambodia — 3 nights

Charming City

On the confluence of two major rivers, Phnom Penh occupies a scenic location largely responsible for its nickname the "Charming City." On a trip to Phnom Penh you'll discover one of Asia's most dynamic cities, where the natives live much of their lives outdoors, on the streets, and in the bustling markets filled with scents of spicy foods.
Phnom Penh is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: take an in-depth tour of Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum, examine the collection at National Museum, get outside with Outdoor Activities, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

For reviews, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Phnom Penh road trip planning app.

Traveling by flight from Siem Reap to Phnom Penh takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 90°F, and evening lows to 77°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) to allow enough time to fly to Shanghai.
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Find places to stay Oct 4 — 7:

Shanghai, China — 2 nights

Pearl of the Orient

With a nickname like the "Pearl of the Orient," it's not surprising Shanghai offers some of the most rewarding attractions and activities in the Far East.
Shanghai is known for sightseeing, shopping, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: take in the pleasant sights at The Bund (Wai Tan), don't miss a visit to Jin Mao Tower, see the interesting displays at Shanghai Museum (Shanghai Bowuguan), and enjoy breathtaking views from Shanghai World Financial Center.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Shanghai trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Phnom Penh to Shanghai takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, car, and train. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Phnom Penh to Shanghai due to the time zone difference. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Phnom Penh in October, with highs in Shanghai at 75°F and lows at 62°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) to allow enough time to fly back home.
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Japan travel guide

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Land of the Rising Sun
Part of a volcanic archipelago that encompasses over 6,800 islands, Japan remains one of Asia's most fascinating tourist destinations, where a blend of modernity and tradition creates a look and feel completely different from any other place in the world. A tour of Japan lets you discover big cities filled with ancient temples and innovative skyscrapers, as well as quiet country landscapes dotted with castles, perfectly manicured gardens, cherry orchards, and primeval forests seemingly untouched by the hand of mass tourism. Many tourists on vacation in Japan devote lots of time to the country's unique cuisine, prepared with painstaking attention to detail and a genius for simple yet effective presentation.
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South Korea travel guide

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Land of the Morning Calm
Though it boasts a history spanning thousands of years, South Korea ranks among the world's most urbanized and modernized countries, with nearly half of its population living in high-rises concentrated in the national capital. In this land of pristine mountain scenery, many South Korea vacations involve some form of winter sports--not surprising for the country that won the bid to host the 2018 Winter Olympics. Curious travelers wishing to get to know South Korea's heart and soul spend only a small part of their holiday in big cities like Busan and Seoul, devoting much of their attention to the tranquil countryside that seems largely untouched by the 21st century.
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China travel guide

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With well over 1.3 billion residents, China represents the most populous country in the world, considered by many the cradle of civilization thanks to its history spanning many millennia. While a single trip to China rarely satisfies curious travelers, a well-organized tour reveals a land of awe-inspiring natural scenery, ancient monuments, and giant cities, where the diverse population includes almost 60 different ethnic groups speaking dozens of distinct languages. While many Westerners may know China mostly for its centuries-old tradition of martial arts, discerning travelers visit this vast nation for its outstanding cuisine, pristine landscapes, epic train journeys, and small towns of hardworking and genuinely hospitable people.
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Philippines travel guide

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Beaches · Scuba & Snorkeling · Bodies of Water
Pearl of the Orient Seas
Encompassing over 7,600 islands, the Philippines offer plenty of vacation ideas for active travelers. Though the island chain's location leaves it vulnerable to typhoons and earthquakes, it also endows it with plenty of natural resources and biodiversity. For most visitors, a Philippines holiday includes outdoor adventures like kitesurfing, mountain trekking, spelunking, and volcano hiking. Those with a taste for something more relaxing can build a Philippines itinerary around beaches, local fiestas, and the island cuisine, which blends influences from around the world and serves up dishes at once sour, salty, and sweet.
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Bali travel guide

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World heritage site · Spas · Beaches
Island of the Gods
A province of Indonesia, the island of Bali remains one of the world's top tourist destinations thanks to its beaches, diving spots, and resorts. Take a trip to Bali to discover the island's smiling and famously hospitable locals--perhaps the biggest treasure of this tropical paradise. More than just another fun-in-the-sun getaway, Bali also reveals a rich history and varied geography of mountains, rugged coastal areas, sandy beaches, thriving rice terraces, and stark volcanic hillsides that seem transported from another planet. A Bali tour uncovers some of the world's best surfing spots, as well as a deeply spiritual local culture and globally significant archeological attractions.
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India travel guide

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It may very well be fair to call India "incredible," given its mind-boggling diversity of landscapes, climates, cultures, and languages. The world's largest democracy, and second only to China in terms of population, India contains majestic peaks dusted with glistening snow, sun-drenched beaches, ancient hand-carved temples, and sprawling cities jam-packed with people, vehicles, and animals. Many tour India during the country's devotional festivals, which range from immense parades that convert cities into giant performance stages, to simple farming fairs dedicated to relatively obscure local deities. Whenever you choose to vacation in India, make sure you see some of the country's World Heritage Sites, which include the legendary Taj Mahal and Chilika Lake, the planet's second-largest lagoon.
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