Asia Archive

Five UNESCO Sights in Japan

Japan is a country rich in culture and history. The World Heritage Organization recognizes this and has awarded Japan a number of UNESCO World Heritage designations. Here, Japan Ski Experience listed five important sites you should not miss when traveling in Japan. Continue reading “Five UNESCO Sights in Japan” »

What to do in Dubai – Must See Attractions in Dubai

If you ever have a chance to visit the middle east, Dubai must be a stop on your travel itinerary. The city, located in the United Arab Emirates, has been able to build an entire tourist industry out of their entertainment value alone. It is definitely not a place a traveler should pass up visiting. Continue reading “What to do in Dubai – Must See Attractions in Dubai” »

Things to do in Penang Island, Malaysia

Penang Island has always been a favorite retreat for those familiar with its beauty. Situated in the northwest of Peninsular Malaysia, this little Pearl of the Orient is sought after by both the locals and foreigners. It is no more than a jet-hour away from most major capital cities of Southeast Asia. It is now linked to the mainland by the 13.5 kilometer-long Penang Bridge, one of the longest bridges in the world. It has become another prominent landmark of the tropical isle. Continue reading “Things to do in Penang Island, Malaysia” »

Foreign property ownership in Thailand – Information and Advice

Buying Land or House

All foreigners in Thailand are 100% not allowed, to own land in their own name. There are no legal exceptions from this very strict rule in the Kingdom of Thailand. But all foreigners are able to be legal long term users of any property in Thailand. These contracted Long Term Usages can be registered legally within the Title Deeds. Continue reading “Foreign property ownership in Thailand – Information and Advice” »

Options to consider for apartments in Ciputra Hanoi to rent

Renters Beware, What you see may not be what you get! You get into the cute little golf cart and they race through the parking lot as you travel to the (model) apartment. The place looks great, the price is right and you think to yourself this is wonderful. Continue reading “Options to consider for apartments in Ciputra Hanoi to rent” »

Vietnam Top Travel Destinations: Hanoi

Early rise to get to the airport. Nearly missed my flight as the queue for Thai airlines was horrendous. Fortunately, Hanoi passengers were called to the front, and when I got there was informed that I had been upgraded to Business class! Continue reading “Vietnam Top Travel Destinations: Hanoi” »