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Two Vietnamese locales get autumn stars

Singaporean travel site Tripzilla, which made this selection, has included two Vietnamese sites in the list – Hanoi’s iconic Sword Lake, and Mu Cang Chai’s golden-hued terraced rice fields in the northern mountainous province of Yen Bai. When autumn comes, the Hoan Kiem Lake, also known as the Sword Lake, …

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[Photos] Behold the Fierce Onna-Bugeisha, Japan’s Badass Female Samurai

Details Published on Wednesday, 03 October 2018 15:00 Written by Saigoneer. A large number of ruthless women warriors throughout Japan’s history upend the popular notion that all samurai were men.   Known as onna bugeisha, these females who fought beside and against male samurais are an important part of Japan’s military history. …

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