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Sri Lanka – Top 5 Facts

Sri Lanka

Known officially as the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka, Sri Lanka is an island nation sitting southeast of India and northeast of the Maldives. Harbouring more than 21 million inhabitants and occupying 65,610 square kilometres, it has a history that spans more than 3,000 years. With recent efforts to increase its tourist-flow, Sri Lanka’s… Read more »

Laos – Top 6 Facts

Laos

Completely landlocked and bordered by Vietnam, Thailand, Cambodia, China, and Myanmar (Burma), Laos is a developing country upon the Indochinese peninsula that has quite a few things to show. Harbouring nearly 7 million inhabitants and stretching upon an area of 237,955 square kilometres, it is known locally as Muang Lao – the term Laos was… Read more »

7 Buddhist Temples Everyone Should Visit

Boudhanath

Buddhism is one of the most astonishing things that humanity has ever seen throughout the millennia. Essentially a spiritual path, a dharma, that many people call a religion, it has managed to propagate peace, love, and compassion in the hearts of thousands. Thus, today it is time for us to explore some of the most… Read more »

Cyprus – Top 5 Facts

Technically sitting in the vicinity of Asia but functionally a European country, Cyprus is an island nation that is visited by more than 2 million people per annum. “Why?” you might ask. Well, its welcoming locals and excellent weather patterns are just the icing on the cake as this fine Mediterranean paradise is more than… Read more »