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Asia planning 350 new airports

Asian nations are rushing to build hundreds of new airports to cope with surging demand for air travel in the region.

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Meet a master soba maker in Japan

Koichi Saijo hopes more people will better understand the situation of Fukushima Prefecture today and enjoy a visit there.

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China’s rich pimp their planes

The market for private jets - sometimes called business or executive jets - is a small but fast growing aviation segment in China.

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When bars and blogs collide
February 20 2014 at 12:12

A Japanese bar is suing a website, arguing that unwanted publicity from a review is damaging its reputation of being little-known and hard to find.

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Disneyland, Hong Kong style
February 18 2014 at 12:39

Hong Kong Disneyland has said it will build a third hotel in the theme park to meet demand.

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Nepal reduces mountaineering fees
February 17 2014 at 08:56

The Nepalese government has announced cuts to mountaineering fees aimed at attracting more climbers.

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Awe-inspiring Thailand beckons, again
February 13 2014 at 14:53

The country has so much to offer that repeat trips are a must, writes Glenn Lewington.

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Check into the Love Hotel
February 13 2014 at 11:30

From rooms kitted out like medical clinics to Christmas grottos, Japan's Love Hotels cater to almost every taste.

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Book a passage to India – please!
February 12 2014 at 16:58

Tourism bosses from India are not happy with the fact that only about 50 000 South African tourists visit India annually, while more than 100 000 tourists from the subcontinent travel to South Africa.

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French charm in Cambodia
February 11 2014 at 14:46

For all its bustle, Phnom Penh hasn't left its colonial character behind, writes Joseph Freeman.

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Moments of grace in Baotou
February 10 2014 at 14:43

In Baotou, China, there’s not much to see, but if you explore off the beaten, beaten track, there’s plenty on offer, writes Elizabeth Chang.

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India OKs online visa applications
February 7 2014 at 08:12

Tourists travelling to India from 180 countries will no longer have to queue at local consulates to obtain visas.

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Singapore woos foodies, history buffs
February 7 2014 at 08:12

While Monaco or Barcelona it is not, tropical Singapore is now known as a top-class casino-gambling destination.

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