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12 cheap capital cities everyone wants to visit

Most world capitals are the biggest cities in their countries. Some capitals offer a better bang for your buck when it comes to travelling. Using a list of the most affordable capitals and the most popular travel destinations of 2018, we compiled the list of budget-friendly capital cities everyone wants […]
12 cheap capital cities everyone wants to visit
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Thai authorities will not deport Saudi teen seeking asylum in Australia

Thai authorities have confirmed they will not deport Saudi Arabian teenager Rahaf Mohammed Mutlaq al-Qunun who is seeking asylum in Australia. Al-Qunun arrived in Bangkok Suvarnabhumi airport on Sunday and claims her passport was confiscated by Saudi Arabian diplomatic staff on arrival. She was due to be deported to Kuwait […]
Thai authorities will not deport Saudi teen seeking asylum in Australia
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The 20 most visited cities around the world in 2018

Mastercard has released its annual Global Destination Cities Index, which measures the rise and fall of travel to and within 162 cities around the world. The ranking measures visitor volume and spend to forecast the growth in visits to those cities in 2018. This year saw Bangkok retain the top […]
The 20 most visited cities around the world in 2018
Lifestyle

The 13 best places to travel in June for every type of traveller

The best places to visit in June mark the start of tourism season in many places around the world. Business Insider looked at airfare trends, climate data, and peak travel times to find the best places to visit in June 2018. They include natural wonderlands, serene holy sites, and summer […]
The 13 best places to travel in June for every type of traveller
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These luxury leather goods are still ‘alive’

VIDEO: As part of a gruesome campaign called "Behind the Leather," PETA Asia teamed up with global advertising agency Ogilvy & Mather to create a fake pop-up leather goods store in one of Bangkok's trendiest malls. But inside the leather was shockingly realistic animal carnage to protest cruelty in the leather industry.
These luxury leather goods are still ‘alive’