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Golden Rock, Burma

Golden Rock, Burma
... is a place to spend a full day as the rock glows differently depending on the time of day. Photography Copyright: Jennifer Campos Tags: culture, Customs & Rituals ...
October 29th, 2009 | jcampos | Read More | Comments: 0
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Enter the Holy Land, Bago, Burma

Enter the Holy Land, Bago, Burma
... Buddha images of stone and bronze found in the damaged top part of the pagoda after the earthquakes. Photography Copyright: Jennifer Campos Tags: Customs & Rituals, Destination Overview ...
October 27th, 2009 | jcampos | Read More | Comments: 0
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Hinduism and the Indian Subcontinent

Hinduism and the Indian Subcontinent
... in terms of it being incorporated into the daily lives of its millions of devotees. Photography Copyright: Jennifer Campos Tags: culture, Customs & Rituals ...
October 21st, 2009 | jcampos | Read More | Comments: 0
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Welcome to Thailand!

Welcome to Thailand!
... Thailand has left those feeling thirsty for change quenched, refreshed and rejuvenated. Photography Copyright: Jennifer Campos Tags: culture, Customs & Rituals ...
October 11th, 2009 | jcampos | Read More | Comments: 0
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The Sindoor, India

... red color of the Sindoor is believed to represent strength and love and is worn by Hindu women of all classes and countries. Tags: culture, Customs & Rituals ...
October 9th, 2009 | jcampos | Read More | Comments: 0
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The Majestic White Elephants of Thailand

... employment, despite the inherent risk factors involved in elephant living on city street. Photograph Copyright: Jennifer Campos Tags: culture, Customs & Rituals ...
October 7th, 2009 | jcampos | Read More | Comments: 0
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Crossing Borders Without Leaving The Country, Nepal

... as Turquoise, and an insatiable thirst for life that continues on despite their strife. Photography copyright: Jennifer Campos Tags: culture, Customs & Rituals ...
September 29th, 2009 | jcampos | Read More | Comments: 0
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A Holy Place For All To Experience, Katmandu, Nepal

... walking around the Stupa’s parameters three times while spinning the prayer wheels and repeating the mantra. Tags: City Review, culture, Customs & Rituals, Destination Overview ...
September 27th, 2009 | jcampos | Read More | Comments: 0
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The Holy Men Of India

... according to Indian society and in some instances must attended their own funerals before commencing their path to enlightenment. Tags: culture, Customs & Rituals ...
September 25th, 2009 | jcampos | Read More | Comments: 0
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Local Craft Village Orissa, India

... is well worth the visit no matter what your expectations, for every doorway has an unexpected adventure waiting to be discovered. Tags: culture, Customs & Rituals, Destination Overview ...
September 7th, 2009 | jcampos | Read More | Comments: 0
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Dhimsa Dancers of the Araku Valley, Andhra Pradesh, India

... dance is traditionally performed in honor of a good harvest and it was a pleasure to be witness to such an ancient practice. Tags: culture, Customs & Rituals ...
August 30th, 2009 | jcampos | Read More | Comments: 0
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Over a Cup of Chai, India

... anywhere form three to six a day, chai is a social drink, a break from reality for a few short minutes, and a bed time treat. Tags: culture, Customs & Rituals, drinking ...
August 15th, 2009 | jcampos | Read More | Comments: 0
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Cycle Rickshaws of Dhaka 101

... the estimates lie in the range of two to four million residing in Dhaka alone, hence its name the ‘City of Rickshaws’. Tags: culture, Customs & Rituals, Destination Overview, transportation ...
August 1st, 2009 | jcampos | Read More | Comments: 0
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Dhaka, Bangladesh

... world goes by. Traffic is a force never to recon with and remember to hold on to your belongings. Welcome to Dhaka! Tags: City Review, culture, Customs & Rituals, Destination Overview ...
July 31st, 2009 | jcampos | Read More | Comments: 1
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Scrubbed, Pummeled and Sweaty: the Hammam Turkish Bath Experience

Scrubbed, Pummeled and Sweaty: the Hammam Turkish Bath Experience
... Rinse off in the shower. Trust me, it’s way better than it sounds. For some info on Hammams in Istanbul, check out this review: Tags: culture, Customs & Rituals, hammam, turkey, turkish bath ...
February 10th, 2009 | Brendan | Read More | Comments: 1
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Natural Turkish Air Conditioning

... the Chimaera. Here, not only do you eat on platforms above a wide, rushing stream, you can even fish for your own lunch! Tags: air-con, culture, Customs & Rituals, eating, restaurant, turkey, water ...
January 30th, 2009 | Brendan | Read More | Comments: 0
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Touring the Wineries of Mendoza – Bodega Norton

... 23.5 Perdriel, Luján de Cuyo Mendoza, Argentina +54 261 490 9700 turismo@norton.com.ar lat/long: -33.07853, -68.92097 Tags: argentina, culture, Customs & Rituals, drinking, Mendoza, Norton, wine tours ...
August 16th, 2008 | Brendan | Read More | Comments: 0
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The Toilet Rules

... you put the TP in a bin doesn’t mean you have to look at it—cover it with some extra clean paper, or at least wrap it up nicely…. Tags: Customs & Rituals, Toilet ...
March 30th, 2008 | Brendan | Read More | Comments: 0
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