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Floating Market shopping and dining, a sit-in affair!

Vendor offering his wares nicely displayed in his boat and above, behind him If you ever find yourself in Bangkok, Thailand, with a day to spare, one unique experience you might want to add to your ‘to do’ list, is to try shopping while in motion, not by a river, or near a river, but IN a river...

A visit to Hell’s Kitchen, right here on earth

In front of Marafa’s Hell’s Kitchen at Sunset Years ago I was on a work assignment in Malindi, Kenya, a region well known as a holiday destination for its pristine beaches and vacation atmosphere. We were inland at place called Marafa (about an hour from the coastline) visiting a health...

Visit the Vodka Museum for a taste of Russian History

Showcase of corks & bottles used to store Vodka The legends of old claim that the Russians were faced with a tough choice on which religion to adopt when those spreading their Gospels came knocking on their doors: Judaism: No to Pork, Yes-a-bit to alcohol, Ok to polygamyMuslims: No to pork, No...