The relentless drive to emulate the West has already consigned many traditional communities to rubble, and with them a way of life.
Railway enthusiasts with a taste for nostalgia will soon be able to indulge their Orient Express fantasies.
From next year only five-star hotels will be granted licences.
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In ageing Japan, retailers are waking up to a hot new demographic.
We look inside the world's first glass underwater restaurant, five metres below the Indian Ocean. [VIDEO]
The Dreamy Camera Cafe allows customers to crawl inside a giant camera and take a look through the other side of the giant lens.
Dreams shattered and counting their losses, many foreign climbers say they might never return to Nepal.
Jovial Rantao travels to Malaysia’s capital, Kuala Lumpur, where cultures and traditions mingle and flourish.
The 'shinbyu' ceremony, followed by all Myanmar Buddhists, is said to date back more than two-and-a-half millennia.
Three major mountaineering companies joined others in quitting Everest, citing fears of violence and tension at base camp.
Tourists have taken to social media to complain about the enforcement of a $6 charge for Vietnam's old town of Hoi An.
Another major mountaineering company has abandoned its Everest expedition after a deadly avalanche killed 16 guides.
Frustrated mountaineers who paid tens of thousands of dollars to climb world's highest peak face disappointment due to a strike threat.
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