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[ 19 Apr 2015 | No Comment ]
Asia Africa Conference 2015 logo

Indonesia is hosting the 60th anniversary celebration of the Asian African Conference this week, with over 3,600 delegates and guests from 109 invited countries, including 34 head of states and head of governments, expected to flock to host cities Jakarta and Bandung. A series of key events are scheduled to run between 19 and 24April 2015, ending with a historical walk by country leaders to commemorate the original 1955 conference in Bandung. Amongst those expected to attend are Chinese President Xi Jinping, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, and Jordanian King …

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[ 31 May 2012 | No Comment ]
Waterfall at Singapore National Orchid Garden

Located at the northernmost part of the Singapore Botanic Gardens (SBG), the Singapore National Orchid Garden boasts the largest display of tropical orchids in the world. Its roots began with the orchid breeding program in 1928, and when the SBG was opened in 1959, a dedicated place was given to house the orchids. Now, over 600 species and hybrids of orchids can be found in the Orchid Garden.

The Travcult crew gave the Orchid Garden a visit somewhere in April, in the late morning around 11am. It is usually advisable to …