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Something to sing about

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

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

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

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Browse Asia

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Vietnam takes your breath away
February 18 2015 at 15:52

it’s a culture shock, all right, with crazy traffic and little English – but its charms are electrifying, writes Zelda Venter.

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Pastes and poultices – all part of paradise
February 16 2015 at 12:34

Sri Lanka may be far to go to experience the bliss of an Ayurvedic spa,

but you won’t regret the effort, writes Sue Derwent

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Visits, hugs, leaves
February 13 2015 at 16:52

Sophie Borland goes inside the Chinese panda breeding centres where volunteers cuddle and hand-feed their charges.

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‘Don’t execute our drug smugglers’
February 13 2015 at 11:58

Indonesia – Australian tourists could boycott Indonesia if Jakarta executes two drug smugglers on death row, Foreign Minister Julie Bishop warned Friday, refusing to rule out withdrawing diplomats.

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Nut case VIP gets a year in the bag
February 13 2015 at 09:58

‘Unremorseful’ airline head jailed for delaying flight in a fit of rage.

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A riot of sensations amid relics of the Raj
February 9 2015 at 11:07

Chris Leadbeater highlights the sights and sounds of the bustling city of Mumbai.

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Bliss is a traditional Japanese inn
January 30 2015 at 17:15

Paula Shoyer discovers the meaning of fastidious luxury in a traditional Japanese guesthouse.

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Swimming with giants
January 28 2015 at 11:51

Live out the experience of a lifetime diving with blue whales in Sri Lanka. John Hutchinson took the wildlife tour.

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Blinging in the Year of the Goat
January 20 2015 at 15:12

Luxury brands target jetsetters in the run up to Chinese New Year festivities worldwide.

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Heaven on a bike
January 16 2015 at 17:34

Allison Foat finds that a guided cycle tour is the best way to explore a Thai island

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