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States of Malaysia – Negeri Sembilan

States of Malaysia – Negeri Sembilan

| August 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

States of Malaysia – Negeri Sembilan – Negeri Sembilan, one of the 13 states that constitutes Malaysia, lies on the western coast of Peninsular Malaysia, just south of Kuala Lumpur and borders Selangor on the north, Pahang in the east, and Malacca and Johor to the south. The name is believed to derive from the […]

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States of Malaysia – Melaka

States of Malaysia – Melaka

| August 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

States of Malaysia – Melaka – Malacca (Malay: Melaka) (dubbed The Historic State or Negeri Bersejarah by locals) is the third smallest Malaysian state, after Perlis and Penang. It is located in the southern region of the Malay Peninsula, next to the Straits of Malacca. It borders Negeri Sembilan to the north and Johor to […]

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American Ghost Town

American Ghost Town

| August 10, 2012 | 1 Comment

American Ghost Town – Founded in 1876, Bodie is the authentic American ghost town. It started life as a small mining settlement, though found even more fortune from nearby mines that attracted thousands. By 1880 Bodie boasted a population of almost 10,000 – such was the boom. At its peak, 65 saloons lined the town’s […]

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Visiting Top 5 Lost Cities of the World

Visiting Top 5 Lost Cities of the World

Visiting Top 5 Lost Cities of the World – Unraveling ancient mysteries, exploring lost cities and walking in the footsteps of the long departed might be more up your alley. You might think that “lost” cities would be impossible to visit – after all, why would they be called lost cities if you could find […]

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30 Interesting Places in Iran (PICS)

30 Interesting Places in Iran (PICS)

| September 25, 2011 | 1 Comment

Iran, officially the Islamic Republic of Iran, is a country in Southern and Western Asia. The name “Iran” has been in use natively since the Sassanian era and came into use internationally in 1935, before which the country was known to the Western world as Persia. Both “Persia” and “Iran” are used interchangeably in cultural […]

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