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A world of its own

Known as the City of Angels, Bangkok is a heady, steamy tropical metropolis that allures and beguiles, says Justin Fox

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Create your own seafood mix in Aomori

Surrounded by the sea on three sides, Aomori Prefecture in Japan is known for its seafood, says Yuka Kumakura.

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Come to Japan and buy our loos

Japan is trying an unusual way to impress visitors to their country with both their technology and their toilets.

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A world of its own
April 28 2015 at 14:09

Known as the City of Angels, Bangkok is a heady, steamy tropical metropolis that allures and beguiles, says Justin Fox

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Create your own seafood mix in Aomori
April 22 2015 at 12:24

Surrounded by the sea on three sides, Aomori Prefecture in Japan is known for its seafood, says Yuka Kumakura.

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Come to Japan and buy our loos
April 17 2015 at 13:24

Japan is trying an unusual way to impress visitors to their country with both their technology and their toilets.

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Putting North Korea on the map
April 16 2015 at 11:53

North Korea offers travellers stays in a “model village” as long as they don’t ask questions, writes Becky Pemberton.

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Walking the Great Wall
April 1 2015 at 11:41

Hiking the Great Wall of China the wild and free way thrills Will Ford.

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Something to sing about
March 25 2015 at 09:37

Singer Claudia Brücken, who fronted 80s synth-pop groups Propaganda and Act, talks about her travel experiences.

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A passage to India
March 23 2015 at 14:34

It’s a fact, discovers Amol Rajan: India’s defining feature is its diversity, and you have to see it as a continent.

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Death in paradise
March 17 2015 at 11:41

Welcome to "Execution Island" - the Indonesian holiday resort where foreigners are sent to die.

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A dream holiday in Afghanistan?
March 17 2015 at 12:22

Untouched slopes, perfect powder and just 20 other tourists: Welcome to the first ever ski resort... in Afghanistan.

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Rangoon: A city in transition
March 16 2015 at 12:39

Burma’s largest city is almost unrecognisable – and changing so fast, your travel guide is probably out of date.

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