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India-Myanmar-Thailand Highway Becomes Operational

The Myawaddy-Thinggan Nyenaung-Kawkareik section of the Asian highway linking India, Myanmar and Thailand has been put into service. Myanmar Vice President U Nyan Tun, Thai Deputy Prime Minister Somkid Jatusripitak and Chairman of the Kayin National Union General Saw Mutu Sae Po attended an inaugural ceremony of the service on Sunday, Xinhua reported. With the …

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Top 10 Compact Cameras for Travelers By National Geographic Travel’s Director of Photography Dan Westergren

Fujifilm X-T1 Photograph by Tyler Metcalfe Most photographers working on assignment for National Geographic use full-frame digital cameras and fast zoom lenses that prepare them for almost any photographic problem they may encounter in the field. The problem with that setup is the weight and expense of the gear. A few years ago Olympus and …

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UNESCO World Heritage Sites in India

A UNESCO World Heritage Site is a place that is listed by UNESCO as of special cultural or physical significance. There are in total 30 World Heritage sites in India. Below are some of them. Ajanta Caves, Maharashtra Photo Credit: WikiMedia Hill Forts, Rajasthan Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus, Mumbai Elephanta Caves, Maharashtra Photo Credit: madeleine_h Hampi, …

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