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Nepal tourist enclave parties on

For the adrenalin-junkie tourists of Pokhara, just an hour's drive from the epicentre of Nepal's earthquake, it's business as usual.

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Getting to know ‘space country’

You can figure out anything if you can google it, including what’s on the menu in Kazakhstan, says Louise Flanagan.

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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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Making the most of Little Tibet
January 5 2015 at 06:47

Byklakuppe is a surprising little Tibetan nook that holds many delights for the intrepid tourist.

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Wish you were in... Kabul!
December 31 2014 at 12:02

Adventure trips to Afghanistan are becoming increasingly popular, say specialist tour operators.

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The ghost of Kabul past
December 23 2014 at 06:58

All-night parties with plenty of alcohol and a lot of single people were always incongruous in the capital of conservative Muslim Afghanistan.

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‘I wish another tsunami would hit’
December 19 2014 at 07:03

After the tsunami, fishermen struggle against tide of tourism in Thailand.

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No more loungers on public Thai beaches
December 15 2014 at 11:36

A clean-up of beaches at Phuket, the top resort, has been ordered by the military government.

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Chengdu, a taste of Chinese living
December 5 2014 at 08:11

This highly populated city is one of the world’s greatest metropolises, writes Mpiletso Motumi.

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In search of lost time in high-speed Tokyo
December 1 2014 at 11:31

Tradition can be hard to find amid the lanes and towers of the metropolis of 13 million.

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Experience India and Nepal in luxury
November 26 2014 at 11:56

Insight Vacations' Signature Year continues with the release of its 2015-16 India Specialist brochure.

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A sixth sense for romance
November 21 2014 at 13:03

It's been voted the world's sexiest hotel room. Simon Cable explores Water Villa 5.

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Just say yes to any invitation
November 21 2014 at 12:03

Elizabeth Pisani produced her remarkable book Indonesia, Etc. Exploring The Improbable Nation after a 13-month journey around the archipelago.

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