Once gleaming white, the dome's marble has been under threat from pollution from the black smoke from a crematorium.
Koichi Saijo visits the northwest edge of the Shakotan Peninsula in Hokkaido, Japan.
Donna Bryson dines with the locals on a visit to Japan.
Seeking something far from the tourist track, remote and untamed, Myrtle Ryan headed for Tajikistan.
A holidaymaker went to drastic lengths to get home after he was separated from his tour group at Beijing's Forbidden City.
Phnom Penh retains the charms of its Cambodian heritage and warmly welcomes tourists, writes Gillian McLaren.
How about gliding through the air on a zip wire high above the ground, or racing a F1 car in a professional simulator?.
Hollywood heavyweights reportedly paid eye-watering sum to help launch what has been dubbed 'Asia's Las Vegas'. [VIDEO].
Genevieve Roberts tests the waters of a surfer's paradise in the Indian state of Kerala.
The remote village of Sher Qilla celebrates a wine-making tradition that is older than Islam in the mountains of Pakistan.
Japan's critter cafes are for your inner child, not your actual one, writes Mark Jenkins.
If you're out visiting the latest holiday hot spot, how can you stay in and catch the cult TV series everyone's talking about?.
Protests by ethnic groups and severe fuel shortages are again keeping visitors away from the nation known for highest peaks in the world.
Visiting forests for a breath of fresh air and relaxation has become increasingly popular among China's urban dwellers.
Thailand plans to promote a few more clusters of tourism in varied regions of the country.