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Sathorn Unique

Climbing the Sathorn Unique Tower – the ghost skyscraper of Bangkok

[Sathorn Unique Tower (photo by Matthew Karsten).] In Bangkok there is an abandoned skyscraper that is known as the ghost tower. The Sathorn Unique Tower was constructed during the 1990’s and it was nearly completed until the 1997 Asian financial crisis brought construction to a halt. While there hasn’t been any reports for a solution […]

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Time-Lapse of China

As the largest country in Asia, China also has the biggest and the most diverse population. One of the major cities of China is Guangzhou, with a total population of over eight million. For most of us who have never been to China (or are planning a trip to this majestic country), this video provides […]

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The Islands of the Philippines

Benjamin Dowie takes us to the magnificent beaches of the Philippines. His video features island hopping in what looks like Mindanao, one of the three major islands of the Asian archipelago. The adventure is focused around white sand, crystal clear blue waters, wildlife in the area, along with the hospitality and humility of the locals swimming […]

Mt Kinabalu

Mt Kinabalu – Climbers who have hiked the mountain

[Mt Kinabalu] Mt Kinabalu is the highest peak in Malaysia and is a popular climbing challenge in Southeast Asia. At 4,095 metres (13,435 ft) the mountain is an impressive site when viewed from Kota Kinabalu (the closest city to the mountain). It’s often claimed that Mt Kinabalu is the highest mountain in Southeast Asia, but […]

Plaza de la Paz

Plaza de la Paz, San Cristobal de las Casas [Mexico]

A huge cross stands tall as it overshadows the the iconic Plaza de la Paz of San Cristobal de las Casas, Mexico. A popular meeting spot for tourists and locals alike, this plaza is always jam packed full of people either hawking their wares, attending church, socializing or simply enjoying the afternoon sun. Right across […]