Experience Mongolia’s Naadam Festival

The Naadam Festival is Mongolia’s biggest celebration. Mongolia’s population is sparsely distributed, but many live in the lively capital of Ulaanbaatar. The main festivities are held here, but every province throughout the country also celebrates. For travellers to Mongolia, the weather is usually warm and sunny – perfect for celebrating! What does the Naadam Festival […]

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Japan’s Temples and Shrines – A Brief Guide

Temples and shrines, shrines and temples. It is impossible to wander a neighbourhood in Japan without passing at least one temple or shrine. They are some of the most peaceful locations you’re likely to find. There are around 100,000 Shinto shrines and 80,000 Buddhism temples throughout Japan where locals visit and pray. They are also very popular […]

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Take Me Home: South American Souvenirs

Buenos días amigos! Let’s dive into the sensational Latin American culture and talk a bit about shopping. You can find some truly intriguing South American souvenirs – beautiful textiles, quality leather goods, traditional handcrafts, artwork, soccer jerseys, coffee, and much more. Read on for our list of the best buys when shopping in South America. What would […]

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