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    Khoo Swee Chiow

    From Scotland’s Ben Nevis to Mt. Cook in New Zealand, Mt Damavand in Iran to the spectacular Mt. Everest, no mountain proved high enough for adventurer Khoo Swee Chiow, who scaled eight peaks in just as many months as part of the AirAsia Altitude-X Expedition. The father of two speaks to us about his love for majestic peaks and what sparked his passion for mountaineering.

    Compiled by: Chitra S Images: Khoo Swee Chiow

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    Biking in Bali

    Bali as a holiday destination is legendary but the same island doesn’t spring to mind when you think of biking. The Island of Gods is home to some of Southeast Asia’s best biking trails and there’s simply no better way to experience the heart and soul of the place than on two wheels.

    Words & Photography: Steve Thomas

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    In Full Bloom

    Heralding the arrival of spring, cherry blossoms put on a dazzling display that not only celebrates the glory of nature, but in true Japanese fashion, represent also the transient nature of all living things.

    Words: Steve John Powell Photography: Angeles Marin

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    Food Attack

    Do you really need a time or season to enjoy wholesome, lip smacking fare that can be as lavish as a sit-down meal at a 5-star hotel or as humble as hawker offerings that only the locals would know? No, neither do we. So, here’s a roundup of what’s whetting appetites and getting gastric juices flowing.

    Words: Alice Yong

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    Just Say Green!

    Earth Day 1970 capitalised on the emerging consciousness surrounding environmental issues and channelled the anti-war movement toward environmental concerns. Decades later, the battle for conservation continues. Here is a list that shows how the smallest contributions can make a big difference. 

    Words: Efi Hafizah Hamzah Images: Inmagine

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    Safe in the Sky

    Added security checks and all kinds of restrictions may be a real annoyance when you are in a hurry to catch a flight, but are necessary to ensure you arrive at your destination in one piece – literally. Capt Lim Khoy Hing discusses why safety measures are mandatory while travelling.

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    Soul of Sydney

    Sydney doesn’t need any introductions but dig a little deeper and you’ll discover a whole new world waiting to be explored and experienced. Here’s our little Insider Guide to the city that often makes it to the World’s Top 10 Most Desirable Cities to Live in. 

    Words & Photography: Magda Biskup

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