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26 February 2016, 2:00pm
Taking the soul out of Seoul’s oldest fish market
Taking the soul out of Seoul’s oldest fish market
Travel

Seoul's oldest and largest fish market - a city landmark and tourist hotspot - is fighting a move to a futuristic, half-billion-dollar facility.

26 February 2016, 10:18am
No dancing, sleeping on our temples - Myanmar
No dancing, sleeping on our temples - Myanmar
Travel

Myanmar has backpedalled on a ban on climbing temples at the tourist hotspot of Bagan.

25 February 2016, 2:00pm
The $40 000 commode fit for a princess
The $40 000 commode fit for a princess

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.

24 February 2016, 5:00pm
Vietnam’s City of Ghosts
Vietnam’s City of Ghosts

The spectacular tombs of Vietnam's former emperors are a well-trodden stop on the tourist circuit in Unesco-listed Hue.

23 February 2016, 06:17am
Pakistan reclaims its cultural space
Pakistan reclaims its cultural space
Travel

Pakistan's literary scene is seeing a spirited revival, with packed festivals attracting tens of thousands in a rock concert-like atmosphere.

23 February 2016, 06:17am
Footpath boom in Japan
Footpath boom in Japan

The scenery along the courses include tiered paddy fields, a stone bridge and a satoyama village forest.

22 February 2016, 06:47am
The fall of Mumbai's great legends
The fall of Mumbai's great legends

The Kipling Bungalow is one of several mansions in the teeming Indian city of Mumbai, once associated with famous residents but now in ruin.

19 February 2016, 10:15am
An exhibit of religious relics
An exhibit of religious relics
Travel

It's an unusual collection, but then Sun Myung Moon -the late founder of the Unification Church - was an unusual man.

19 February 2016, 06:14am
Too sick to travel? Send your teddy instead
Too sick to travel? Send your teddy instead

Some people in Japan find solace in sending their stuffed animals on trips in their place.