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December 2016

  • Happy 2017

    Rating: No votes Date: December 29th 2016 Traveller: Carla Rijnders
    When you ask a child “when is New Year”, you would think the answer is easy, right? Well, there is more than 1 answer. In the Western world we have the countdown on the 31st of [...]
  • Merry Christmas from Southeast Asia

    Rating: No votes Date: December 24th 2016 Traveller: Carla Rijnders
    Christmas is a Christian celebration. Originally it’s not Santa, but the celebration of a new born baby, Jesus. Southeast Asia has a mainly Buddhist population, with Christians far in the [...]
  • Exploring the rivers in Laos

    Rating: No votes Date: December 8th 2016 Traveller: Carla Rijnders
    Laos is a country filled with waterways; Mekong River (the biggest and probably the most known), Nam Ou River (longest river in the northern region of Laos), Nam Suang River (with a length of [...]
  • The Golden Rock on Mount Kyaiktiyo

    Rating: No votes Date: December 1st 2016 Traveller: Carla Rijnders
    The Golden Rock is one of the most important religious sites in Myanmar. This well-known Buddhist pilgrimage site is located on top of Mount Kyaiktiyo, in the Mon State, and is also known as the [...]