Bring out your inner adventurer in the Year of the Monkey. Here's how.
A major tourist attraction, Bangkok's water parties typically run late into the night. But this year the Songkran festival will end at 9pm sharp.
Located in the Indian Himalaya in the state of Jammu and Kashmir bordering Tibet, Ladakh is as harsh as it is beautiful.
It's a long way to go, but this serene Malaysian island richly rewards the journey.
Laos's dazzling terrain is now being enjoyed from the skies by a well-heeled new crop of pilots pursuing a passion for aerial sports.
Five years after the Great East Japan Earthquake, disaster areas seek 'recovery tourism'.
To many, the bronze statue in a park along the Kakigawa river, Japan, is a symbol of hope and survival.
Deep inside the dry, biscuit-coloured mountains surrounding Pakistan's southwest city of Quetta lies an unexpected treasure.
Three weeks is not enough time to capture fast-changing China, writes Mark Gail.
Nepal extends Everest permits for climbers put off by earthquakes.
Molly Sinclair McCartney escapes high above central Myanmar's ancient temples, and gets a view of the past.
Thailand's controversial Tiger Temple has denied links to illegal trafficking, and wants to hold on to its tigers.
Seoul's oldest and largest fish market - a city landmark and tourist hotspot - is fighting a move to a futuristic, half-billion-dollar facility.
Myanmar has backpedalled on a ban on climbing temples at the tourist hotspot of Bagan.
An unused toilet, custom-built for a visiting Thai princess, will now be used as a security post for tourists visiting Cambodia's Yeak Lom lake.