Author Archives for PanPacific

5 Shopping Spots in Hanoi for the Fashionista

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October 20 Woman on a street in Vietnam

Vietnam’s northern city Hanoi harbours couture aspirations, and style watchers are taking note. In recent years, Hanoi has attracted a growing stream of fashion-conscious visitors, who scour the city in search of runway-worthy apparel that packs its punch in heritage chic. “People are looking for something unique,” revealed Vietnamese designer Thao Vu in a Harper’s Bazaar feature. “Value is not superficial; it’s the culture behind it, the story behind it,...

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7 Amazing Places To Take Photographs In Beijing

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October 3 birds nest beijing with skyline

Beijing holidays and business trips provide the perfect opportunity for amateur photographers to journey through time while capturing priceless photos. Follow our guide to seven classic and modern architectural wonders in Beijing that will provide the perfect backdrop for your holiday memories. While you do so, marvel over the fascinating stories surrounding these inspiring icons of China’s capital. 1. Forbidden City A post shared by Nicanor García (@nicanorgarcia) on Mar...

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10 Best Concerts to Catch For Your Melbourne Holidays in 2017

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September 22 melbourne upcoming events

Lauded as the “World’s Most Liveable City” for seven years running, Melbourne is getting the recognition it deserves. Popular with travellers throughout Asia, the city is widely acknowledged to be Australia’s top cultural destination. Australia’s second-largest city owes much of its cultural cachet to its iconic attractions, such as its art galleries and festivals. But its appeal also stems from its ability to attract international luminaries—music aficionados in particular will...

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9 Reasons To Visit Whistler Village in Summer

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August 14 whistler summer

When you think of Canada’s Whistler Village, the first things which come to mind are probably ski jumps and slaloms. Famed for hosting the Vancouver 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games, the ski resort area is known for its steep slopes and white powdery snow. However, did you know about all the fun things you can do here in summer? Two hours drive north of Vancouver, BC, the village below...

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Distinctive Events and Festivals In Singapore

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August 7 mid-autumn-festival-singapore

The best way to experience Singapore’s diverse multi-racial cultures and unique heritage is to step off the well-trodden visitors’ path, and see Singapore the way locals do by participating in its distinctive cultural events! Cherished by residents and visitors alike, these unique festivals in Singapore present a celebratory side of the city that you are unlikely to encounter on an average day. Infusing the Lion City with a carnival atmosphere,...

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