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Turkey is among the many countries that observe Ramadan with different festivities. Every year, based on the Islamic calender, Turkey holds the biggest Ramadan Festival—which lasts 24 hours non-stop in Istanbul— and has become a major tourist attraction. Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality Ramadan Festival in Istanbul, Turkey. Photo courtesy of Go Turkey Tourism/NOW!JAKARTA Drawing...

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Archipelago Diaries

In my travels around the Indonesian archipelago, I have experienced and encountered a variety of traditional cultures. In many communities, I have witnessed a disconnection between the older generation and the younger one. While traditional culture is still alive in some villages, there are others where traditions have completely disappeared. Will those with a connection to tradition survive in...

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Globe Destinations

Turkey is among the many countries that observe Ramadan with different festivities. Every year, based on the Islamic calender, Turkey holds the biggest Ramadan Festival—which lasts 24 hours non-stop in Istanbul— and has become a major tourist attraction. Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality Ramadan Festival in Istanbul, Turkey. Photo courtesy of Go Turkey Tourism/NOW!JAKARTA Drawing...

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Hotel Promotions

It’s simple economies of scales, ladies and gentlemen: the more you stay, the more you get! That’s what The Stones Legian’s mantra is for their guests and rightly so. This summer, they’re inviting you to stay for longer and enjoy the additional delights of their spa, dining offerings and whilst they are at it, a bucket of beer! Photo courtesy of The Stones/NOW!JAKARTA Located betw...

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