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Tokyo is not an early morning town - most things are closed until 10 or 11am, but that doesn't mean your mornings are wasted. Here are 13 things to do in Tokyo in the early morning. It's a must read if you're plannign a trip to Tokyo and want to make the most of your day. #tokyo #thingstodointokyo #tokyoitinerary

13 Cool Things To Do In Tokyo in the Morning

Tokyo is a not a friend to the early riser – or the jetlagged. On my recent trip, I woke up every morning around 5 am and, after a couple of hours enjoying lounging about, I was raring to explore this exciting city – but, nothing, it seemed, was open…
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San Kamphaeng Hot Springs Chiang Mai is a great day out from Chiang Mai town. You can soak your feet - and boil eggs in the boiling water. Click to find out more or save this to your Thailand or Chiang Mai board for later #chiangmai #thingstodoinchiangmai #chiangmaihotsprings #sankamphaeng

Why We Loved San Kamphaeng Hot Springs, Chiang Mai

Looking for a fun day trip from Chiang Mai? Try San Kamphaeng Hot Springs. About 40km from the city you can soak your feet and boil eggs in the hot springs. The springs are a nice half-day trip from the city. I was expecting to go, soak myself in hot…
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Cooking with Poo is a Bangkok cooking class named after it's founder Khun Poo. Not only is it really fun, it also gives back to the community. Here;s why we picked it over all the other Bangkok cooking classes.

Why Cooking With Poo is THE Bangkok Cooking Course to Choose

There are many cooking classes in Bangkok – most of them have pretty names involving elephants, colours or spices (or some combination of the three). I choose one called Cooking With Poo, but as much as the name makes me giggle, it wasn’t the reason for my choice. In fact,…
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What's it like to visit the Unicorn Cafe Bangkok?

Unicorns, Mermaids & Moomins: Bangkok’s Best Theme Cafes

Every so often I get a message on my Facebook page from a friend saying ‘saw this place and thought of you’…this place is the Unicorn Cafe in Bangkok. And when I went to Bangkok earlier this year it was literally the first place I went. Which proves two things…
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Fashion lovers should stop off at the Vivienne Westwood Cafe in Hong Kong. All the sweet treats come with prints from her famous designs.

Squiggle Cakes at the Vivienne Westwood Cafe, Hong Kong

Cake isn’t really my favourite thing – but when that cake comes adorned with the designs of Vivienne Westwood, I can make an exception. Cue my beeline to the Vivienne Westwood Cafe in Hong Kong to overload on fashionable sugary stuff. Why I Had to Visit The Vivienne Westwood Cafe…
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Foodies should try a whipped cream beer in Kuala Lumpur

Ten Fun Things To Do In Kuala Lumpur For Foodies

Medicine jelly, possibly the best banana fritters in the world, Instagram-friendly noodles for 50p – and beer with whipped cream on the top. Welcome to my slightly more unusual foodie tour of Kuala Lumpur. And it tasted really good too – well, almost all of it… Drink a Whipped Cream…
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Planning a trip to Taipei - check out our guide to 26 of the most unusual things to do in Taipei. From the strangest place to sleep, a relaxing massage - with knives - and the super cute cafe that sees you having coffee with an alpaca. Click to read it now or add it to your Taipei or Taiwan boards for later. #thingstodointaipei #taipei #taiwan

26 Unusual Things to Do in Taipei

Do you want to stay in a haunted hotel, try a massage done with knives or meet a fortune-telling bird – well, they’re just a few of the unusual things to do in Taipei you shouldn’t miss. It really does have something for everyone – even those who might feel…
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Kuala Lumpur, review of Heli lounge aka the Helipad Bar

Heli Lounge Bar, Kuala Lumpur – The Best Bar View in KL

Also known as the Helipad Bar KL, theĀ Heli Lounge Bar Kuala Lumpur is a helipad by day, drinking venue by night. Here’s all the info on hours, dress code, bar prices and, whether it’s okay if you’re scared of heights. The bar sets up at night on a working helipad…
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At Gaggan Bangkok, the menu is not works but emojis

Eating by Emoji at Gaggan, Bangkok

Gaggan restaurant in Bangkok serves amazing food and has won award after award because of it – but that’s not why there’s a Gaggan review on Destination>Differentville; it’s on here because the Gaggan menu is written entirely in emojis – and you have no idea exactly what you’ve eaten until…
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