China Links

China Flag Links related to China presented in somewhat random fashion: The Wandering Earth https://deadline.com/2019/02/chinese-new-year-box-office-2019-records-crazy-alien-wandering-earth-pegasus-new-king-of-comedy-peppa-pig-1202549958/amp/ https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/amp/heat-vision/chinese-sci-fi-movie-wandering-earth-get-us-release-1181473 https://www.theverge.com/platform/amp/2019/2/9/18218479/the-wandering-earth-review-film-china-first-science-fiction-blockbuster-cixin-liu-gravity-the-core Spotlight on Chengdu Chengdu Century City International Convention Center, China https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chengdu https://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/china/chengdu http://www.gochengdu.cn – https://twitter.com/Chengdu_China Time Current time in Beijing China Standard Time Headlines https://foreignpolicy.com/2018/12/07/a-preview-of-your-chinese-future Iconic buildings: China’s Hanging Monastery Working with an Environmental NGO in China – …

Timor

Timor is an island at the southern end of Maritime Southeast Asia, north of the Timor Sea. It is divided between the independent state of East Timor, and West Timor, belonging to the Indonesian province of East Nusa Tenggara. Recommended Listening To the Head of the Crocodile – In ancient stories, the island of Timor …

Cambodia

Photo: Juan Antonio Segal, Banteay Kdei Cambodia is located in the southern portion of the Indochina Peninsula in Southeast Asia, bordered by Thailand to the northwest, Laos to the northeast, Vietnam to the east, and the Gulf of Thailand to the southwest. Planeta.com https://planeta.com/cambodia-links Asia

Myanmar

Myanmar (also known as Burma) is in Southeast Asia and bordered by India, Bangladesh, China, Laos and Thailand. Headlines https://www.fidh.org/en/issues/human-rights-defenders/burma-myanmar-murder-of-land-rights-defender-mr-htay-aung https://www.bloomberg.com/news/features/2017-06-19/myanmar-s-tourism-destination-dreams-fade-amid-empty-hotels https://www.buzzfeed.com/sheerafrenkel/fake-news-spreads-trump-around-the-world Ecotourism management strategy launched Golden Shrines, Roads Less Traveled, and Plenty of Smiles http://skift.com/2013/06/04/myanmars-world-economic-forum-meeting-tests-its-woeful-tourism-infrastructure http://skift.com/2013/04/22/eu-lifts-all-myanmar-sanctions-expect-big-investment-rush-in-travel-industry http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/national-news/2247-responsible-tourism-policy-goes-to-cabinet.html Responsible tourism policy draft to be released The Ministry of Hotels and Tourism in cooperation with a …

Cambodia Links

Cambodia Flag Links related to Cambodia presented in somewhat random fashion: Elsewhere on the Web https://camconscious.org Impact Explorer Asia Heritage Watch Cambodia – Travelfish https://www.cambodianchildrenstrust.org – https://www.cambodianchildrenstrust.org/projects/social-enterprise/jaan-bai Headlines https://wtop.com/asia/2016/04/defender-of-cambodias-dwindling-forests-wins-goldman-prize Will tourists pay nearly double to enter Angkor Wat? Code of Conduct Angkor Wat authorities to implement ‘appropriate’ dress code for tourists http://www.latimes.com/travel/la-trb-cambodia-angkor-wat-conduct-code-20151207-story.html http://www.stuff.co.nz/travel/news/74900149/Angkor-Wat-releases-code-of-conduct-video-to-stop-tourists-from-misbehaving http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/travelnews/12039441/Angkor-Wat-code-of-conduct-video-depicts-offensive-tourist-behaviour.html http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/destinations/asia/cambodia/articles/Angkor-Wat-to-open-earlier-as-it-imposes-code-of-conduct-for-tourists …

Asian Ecotourism Network

Elsewhere on the Web The Asian Ecotourism Network (AEN) – asianecotourism.org – provides hands-on connections and relevant opportunities for members working together at a regional scale providing more networking and business opportunities, significant information, educational materials and networking prospects to both small and large organizations within Asia. Key Links asianecotourism.org Facebook @AENecotourism 2019 Declaration of …

Malaysia Links

Malaysia Flag Links related to Malaysia presented in a somewhat random fashion: Twitter @TourismMalaysia @MPMBSummit @SarawakTravel @Sam_Izrin @MAS Government https://www.malaysia.gov.my/en Recommended Listening My one Malaysia – A ‘true Malaysian’ (obsessed by food) Beth Yahp returned to travel around the country where she was born, to eat and talk and listen to her fellow Malaysians. Intrigued …

Asia Links

Links related to Asia presented in mostly random fashion: Headlines Presentations From Responsible Tourism Events At ITB Asia 2015 Philippines Eyes ‘Ecotourism Zone’ in Disputed S. China Sea Asia 2014 – Transitions Abroad The Legacy Of The Asia Overland Route   Recommended listening: Asia Overland – adventures on the hippie trail The infamous ‘hippie trail’ …

Wild Asia

Photo Headlines Southeast Asia is in the grip of a biodiversity crisis Presentations From Responsible Tourism Events At ITB Asia 2015 Pangolins: why this cute prehistoric mammal is facing extinction Facebook Asian Ecotourism Network flickr groups Ecotourism Asia Twitter @IndianBotanists @WildAsia Wikipedia Wildlife_of_India Pili Nut https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Red_panda YouTube https://www.youtube.com/user/rameshboonratana Planeta.com Asia

Kyrgyzstan

Photo: Charles Roffey, Standing on their steeds Kyrgyzstan is bordered by Kazakhstan to the north, Uzbekistan to the west, Tajikistan to the southwest and China to the east. Its capital and largest city is Bishkek. government Kyrgyzstan Embassy Elsewhere on the Web Hospitality Kyrgyzstan Kyrgyzstan – Lonely Planet kyrgyzstan community tourism recommended listening Kyrgyzstan: An …