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6 June 2016, 5:00pm
If you see a tuk tuk, hop on!
If you see a tuk tuk, hop on!

STA Travel, in partnership with Tourism Thailand, has just launched its latest campaign in SA to promote Thailand as a destination.

3 June 2016, 10:30am
Mighty Mekong and the legend of the Phaya Naga
Mighty Mekong and the legend of the Phaya Naga
Travel

The Mekong River is home to the legend of the Phaya Naga, a mythical serpent, and the mysterious Naga Fireballs.

2 June 2016, 10:59am
Fireworks spark blaze at Sri Lankan resort
Fireworks spark blaze at Sri Lankan resort
World

Fireworks sparked a fire at a luxury beach resort minutes after it was opened by President Maithripala Sirisena, officials said.

2 June 2016, 10:15am
Some ukulele lessons with your coffee, sir?
Some ukulele lessons with your coffee, sir?

A music cafe in Manila has put free ukulele lessons on the menu, alongside coffee and cake.

1 June 2016, 2:00pm
How China’s rich kids let loose
How China’s rich kids let loose

China's young luxury travellers want a wider choice of novel tours. They are interested in adventure travel, polar exploration and road trips.

1 June 2016, 10:20am
Big cats removed from Thailand's Tiger Temple
Big cats removed from Thailand's Tiger Temple

The temple promoted itself as a wildlife sanctuary, but in recent years it had been investigated for suspected links to wildlife ...

27 May 2016, 2:00pm
The spa that’s powered by sh*t
The spa that’s powered by sh*t

It is billed as a groundbreaking way to deal with Hong Kong's human waste, and even includes an onsite spa free to residents, ...

26 May 2016, 2:00pm
The ex-Silk Road border town time forgot
The ex-Silk Road border town time forgot
Travel

Made famous by mystic poet Rumi, Hairatan today sees fewer travellers, a situation attributed to insecurity and the departure of foreign troops.

20 May 2016, 5:00pm
A royal ghost town in Cambodia’s hills
A royal ghost town in Cambodia’s hills
Travel

Nathana Thompson hikes deep into Kirirom National Park in search of an abandoned resort town.

19 May 2016, 2:00pm
The Thai island too beautiful for its own good
The Thai island too beautiful for its own good

Thailand is to close one of its islands indefinitely in an attempt to end the negative impact of heavy tourism.

18 May 2016, 5:00pm
Snapping selfies on a bleak wasteland
Snapping selfies on a bleak wasteland
Travel

Visitors pose next to faceless statues lying semi-submerged in the mud, a silent reminder of the human toll of this disaster.

16 May 2016, 10:25am
China’s silk road an unforgettable experience
China’s silk road an unforgettable experience

How silk road tourism will open a new window to know China.

13 May 2016, 5:00pm
Pics: A journey into rural Japan
Pics: A journey into rural Japan

Few outsiders know about this mysterious, remote valley in southern Japan, writes Mark Jenkins.

12 May 2016, 06:24am
Everest graffiti tourists 'to be named and shamed'
Everest graffiti tourists 'to be named and shamed'
Travel

Officials in Tibet have vowed to 'name and shame' tourists who leave graffiti on Mount Everest.

11 May 2016, 5:00pm
Visit a Taiwan temple, but please, no incense
Visit a Taiwan temple, but please, no incense

To offset pollution, some Taiwan temples and festivals are seeking alternative practices, despite resistance from worshippers.