Asia 2 in MiGMan’s World Tour

  • Valley Run East of Vientiane
  • Laos  Laos
  • location_cityVientiane
  • flight_takeoffVLVT Wattay to VLVT Wattay
  • directions116 nm
  • This flight is a bit longer than most, but it is rare that you get to fly 30 miles in a more or less straight line along such a beautiful broad valley! Fly east, staying on the Laos side of the Thai/Laos border (north of the Mekong River). Return with a relaxing flight along the valley to the north. Youi may want to loiter over the Nam Ngum Reservoir at WP 5. Then return to the south across Vientiane.
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  • Las Vegas of Asia
  • Macau  Macau
  • location_cityMacau
  • flight_takeoffVMMC Macau to VMMC Macau
  • directions37 nm
  • The Hong Kong–Zhuhai/Macau Bridge consists of 3 cabled bridges and a tunnel stretching 34 miles. Fly along the western length. At WP 3, the border crossing features a customs/immigration checkpoint and an underground mall. Nam Van Lake features Macau's most visible casinos and luxury hotels. The Lotus Bridge has a figure-eight at one end and is designed so drivers switch sides of the road when crossing the border.
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  • Architecture of Kuala Lumpur
  • Malaysia  Malaysia
  • location_cityKuala Lumpur
  • flight_takeoffWMKK Kuala Lumpur to WMKK Kuala Lumpur
  • directions119 nm
  • Kuala Lumpur is one of the largest and most colourful capital cities in Asia. Bracketed by ocean to the south and moutains to the north, it features some impressive examples of modern architecture. Petronas Towers are twin skyscrapers 88 stories high.
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  • Maldives Resorts
  • Maldives  Maldives
  • location_cityMale
  • flight_takeoffVRMM Male to VRMM Male
  • directions86 nm
  • Maldives Fun facts: Located 350 nm SW of Sri Lanka, 192 coral islands dispersed over35,000 sq mi, grouped into 26 main atolls, 541 miles N to S, 81 miles E to W. In this flight we focus on the capital and surrounds, taking off from Male Airport, travel 20nm N to Meeru Island and 20nm S to Olhuveli Resort.
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  • Kathmandu Local
  • Nepal  Nepal
  • location_cityKathmandu
  • flight_takeoffVNKT Tribhuvan to VNKT Tribhuvan
  • directions34 nm
  • Visit the oldest temple in Nepal, Changunarayan Temple, on a hilltop overlooking Kathmandu. This flight plan circles the valley containing Kathmandu, picking up a few of the many local landmarks. This is one of the easier cities to explore visually as the valley is only about 10 miles across and bounded by mountains on all sides.
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  • Sentinels of Manila Bay
  • Philippines  Philippines
  • location_cityManila
  • flight_takeoffRPLL Ninoy Aquino to RPLL Ninoy Aquino
  • directions110 nm
  • Fly around Manila Bay and visit the two dormant volcanoes which guard the entrance. Manila city lays on the eastern shore of Manila Bay, which is itself approximately 30 miles N-S and 20 miles E-W.
    Mount Mariveles: 4,587 ft. Dormant volcano overlooking the northern entrance to Manila Bay. Highest point in Bataan province.
    Mount Pico De Loro, 2,257 ft. Dormant volcano overlooking the southern entrance to Manila Bay.
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  • Air, Fire and Water
  • Philippines  Philippines
  • location_cityManila
  • flight_takeoffRPLL Ninoy Aquino to RPLL Ninoy Aquino
  • directions83 nm
  • Explore lakes and volcanos on the southern border of Manila city.
    Features:
    Cavite Economic Zone (Cavite Export Processing Zone) covers 680 acreson the southern shore of Manila Bay.
    Wind Residences high-rise residential development with dramatic views of Taal Lake.
    Taal Volcano is a large water filled caldera. The volcano in the centre is still active, with 38 recorded historical eruptions.
    Mount Macolod is a dormant volcano. Elev. 1,998 ft.
    Mount Makiling is a dormant volcano at the SW corner of Laguna Bay. Elev. 3576 ft.
    Laguna Lake (Laguna de Bay) is the largest lake in the Philippines and borders the southern edge of Manila.
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  • Room with a View
  • Singapore  Singapore
  • location_citySingapore
  • flight_takeoffWSSS Changi to WSSS Changi
  • directions64 nm
  • Circumnavigate the beautiful island of Singapore. Follow the border with Malaysia on the Johor causeway across the top of the island then continue around the shore of Singapore. You may want to loiter in the Marina Bay area on the south side and admire both the gardens and the spectacular skyline.
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  • Seoul of Korea
  • South Korea  South Korea
  • location_citySeoul
  • flight_takeoffRKSS Gimpo to RKSS Gimpo
  • directions40 nm
  • Explore Seoul, starting with Bhukhansan, the mountain which dominates the northern skyline. Seoul is the capital of South Korea, just below the 38th parallel and next to the port city of Incheon.
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  • Incheon Local
  • South Korea  South Korea
  • location_cityIncheon
  • flight_takeoffRKSI Incheon to RKSI Incheon
  • directions69 nm
  • Adjacent to Seoul, Incheon is South Korea's third most populated city. Fly NE from the airport to the river which separates Incheon from Seoul, down through mid-town and back along the waterfront.
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  • Taipei Tour
  • Taiwan  Taiwan
  • location_cityTaipei
  • flight_takeoffRCTP Chiang Kai-Shek to RCTP Chiang Kai-Shek
  • directions41 nm
  • Take a flight around the capital of Taiwan, Taipei on the NW coast. Chiang Kai-shek was the President of the Republic of China from 1928 until 1949, then until 1975 in exile on Taiwan. Sun Yat-Sen was the first president of the ROC and the first leader of the Kuomintang (Nationalist Party of China). Takeoff and fly east along the coast to the mouth of the Tamsui River.
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  • Chao Phraya River and the Grand Palace
  • Thailand  Thailand
  • location_cityBangkok
  • flight_takeoffVTBS Suvarnabhumi to VTBS Suvarnabhumi
  • directions99 nm
  • Make the most of this route by flying at low level along the Chao Praya river through the centre of Bangkok. You can easily follow either of the two tollways to waypoint 1 as they traverse the patchwork quilt patterns formed by irrigated fields situated on long canals.
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  • The Third Eye
  • Tibet  Tibet
  • location_cityLhasa
  • flight_takeoffZULS Gonggar to ZULS Gonggar
  • directions54 nm
  • Visit the Potala Palace in the heartland of TIbetan Buddhism. The route is surrounded by mountains that soar up to 18,000 feet. Begin by climbing over the ridge N of the airport to the Lhasa Airport Expressway tunnel.
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