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3 June 2016, 12:30pm
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, 12:59pm
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, 12:15pm
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, 4:00pm
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, 12:20pm
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, 4:00pm
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, 4:00pm
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, 7:00pm
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, 4:00pm
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.