Government versus Private Hospital … Contrasting experiences.

Experience No:1 To be frank, though I have vaguely heard about "Yellow Fever", I never read up on it. Only when I got to know that I needed to get vaccinated for it did I read up and understand the basics. King Institute of Preventive Medicine and Research is a WHO (World Health Organization) authorized center for …

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One of the best train rides I have done … Split to Zagreb. [Croatia]

As a veteran of the great Trans-Mongolian/Trans-Siberian train adventure, I have pretty high standards for scenic train rides 🙂 Definitely, the train ride from Split to Zagreb is one of the best! The train itself, run by Croatian Raiways (HZPP), is tiny, with just two coaches. Overall, it is a 6.5hr train ride, through coastal …

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Manila, the Pearl of the Orient … [Philippines]

When I was in Manila, it rained non-stop during the evenings ... So, all my exploring was only during the day-time. Wherever I looked, there were the unique Jeepneys. Each Jeepney has its own "personality", in terms of colors and the extra fittings. One could see the Colonial architecture all around. And souvenirs ... Wow! …

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