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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… Foodie Experience 1: Drink…
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There are tiny chewing gum paintings all over London's Millennium Bridge

There’s Hidden Art on London’s Millennium Bridge

A tiny St Paul’s Cathedral, an ant carrying an umbrella and what looks like a tree full of people – all things you’ve probably walked past if you’ve ever crossed London’s Millennium Bridge. See, there are a hundreds of tiny paintings stuck on London’s Millennium Bridge all painted on the…
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Wendy's Secret Garden Sydney

Why You Must Visit Wendy’s Secret Garden, Sydney

It’s taken love, loss and 25 years of dedication to create the twists and turns of Wendy’s Secret Garden in North Sydney. One visit really isn’t enough to find all the hidden treasures within it. I don’t know how many times I’d passed Wendy’s Secret Garden with absolutely no clue…
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Nine unusual things to do in Taipei - from quirky foods to intriguing sights

11 Unusual Things to Do in Taipei

Do you want to stay in a haunted hotel, ride the world’s 3rd fastest elevator or meet a fortune-telling bird – 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 the…
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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, the 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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A review of the London Loo Tour

Is This London’s Most Unusual Sightseeing Tour?

I’m standing at Waterloo station looking for a woman holding a toilet plunger up over her head. She’s my guide for the afternoon on the London Loo Tour. Yes, while most people coming to London to visit thrones are viewing gold, guilded ones in Buckingham Palace, mine are to be…
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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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Autumn sees the arrival of New Forest pigs

Pannage: Why The New Forest Is Suddenly Full of Pigs.

If you spend much time in the UK’s New Forest you get used to seeing animals wandering around – ponies, cows, donkeys all commonly appear next to your table in the pub garden, outside ice cream shops or, often, simply standing in the middle of the road surveying which bit…
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Modern Toilet Restaurant Ximending Taipei is a toilet themed restaurant. Here's what you need to know to go.

5 Reasons I Loved Modern Toilet Restaurant in Ximending, Taipei

Babies are born all over the place – aeroplanes, supermarkets, hospitals – but, Destination>Differentville was born on a toilet in Taipei. Not a real one, I wouldn’t feel the need to share that with you, but, on a toilet-shaped chair in a toilet-themed restaurant called Modern Toilet in lively Ximending. Interestingly,…
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