Kenyan woman edits herself into vacation

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A woman from Kenya has edited herself into a series of other individual's vacation photos on her Facebook page. Not being able to afford a trip to Asia, Sevelyn Gat inserted herself into snaps standing next to a plane, on the Great Wall of China and at a temple. The photoshopped images were so bad that they've been liked thousands of times. Nairobi entrepreneur Sam Gichuru has actually now pertained to her rescue and raised enough money for her to go on vacation. You can find further information about 365travel @ www.365travel.asia .[...]

Korea tour operator S Travel shuts down

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A travel agency that specialized in group trips to South Korea has shut down without caution, and its travel representative license has been revoked by the Singapore Tourism Board (STB). In a news release on Friday (Apr 1), the statutory board said S Travel installed a notification which specified it had actually closed for company since Thursday. It served the travel agency a notice of revocation of its license on Friday. S Travel will have until Apr 21 to appeal versus this. According to S Travel's website, it was integrated in Singapore in April 2010 by Mr. Nam Sang Ryong, a Korean who formerly operated in the airline market for 23 years.[...]

Driverless taxis, e-rickshaws: Asia travel gets futuristic

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They're not using Marty McFly's DeLoreans yet, however Asia's consumer transportation industry is embracing new technologies at a fierce pace, with electric rickshaws and driverless taxis as the current innovations. Indian taxi-hailing service Ola revealed on Tuesday that it would consist of electric rickshaws on its popular mobile app. Like other electric vehicles, the e-rickshaws are battery-powered and are purported to produce no emissions, a significant change from the smoke-wielding auto-rickshaws omnipresent in South Asia.[...]