China

Eyes to the sky: The 10 tallest skyscrapers of 2015

Eyes to the sky: The 10 tallest skyscrapers of 2015

It's been a major year for new skyscrapers in 2014, but what's in the pipeline for the year ahead?
Dark star: Sleepy Chinese town brought alive by its murky past

Dark star: Sleepy Chinese town brought alive by its murky past

Brutal property baron’s former fiefdom now home to incredible array of museums, boutique hotels and a vintage cinema
Essential Shanghai guide for exec travelers

Essential Shanghai guide for exec travelers

Consider yourself lucky if work brings you to China's most cosmopolitan city. Here's how to cram the best of Shanghai into a business trip
This is the world's biggest 3D painting

This is the world's biggest 3D painting

China notches up another superlative achievement as a Nanjing-based artist creates the world's largest and longest anamorphic painting
Heathrow installs 'Scent Globe': Which country has the best smells?

Heathrow installs 'Scent Globe': Which country has the best smells?

UK's Heathrow Airport pairs destinations with fragrances to evoke long distance travel. We do too
Following Anthony Bourdain around the world

Following Anthony Bourdain around the world

Instagram users and CNN iReporters share their favorite travel photos of the places Bourdain has visited in "Part Unknown"
Borderland travel: The China that defies all stereotypes

Borderland travel: The China that defies all stereotypes

Author David Eimer spent a year exploring the fringes of China and returned with a fascinating account
'No weird buildings': The end for Chinese architectural ambitions?

'No weird buildings': The end for Chinese architectural ambitions?

President's call for fewer ostentatious structures could quash China's recent enthusiasm for incredible-looking buildings
Smog chokes Beijing marathon

Smog chokes Beijing marathon

Pollution forces runners in Sunday's Beijing International Marathon to don face masks
Coming soon: Best theme parks of the future

Coming soon: Best theme parks of the future

With so many awesome new attractions on the way, the next few years are going to be a roller coaster ride
The phenomenal growth of Beijing's subway

The phenomenal growth of Beijing's subway

Watch the Chinese capital's subway grow to 232 stations since its inception in 1971

CULINARY JOURNEYS

Asia food trends in 2015
The fine-dining scene across Asia-Pacific continues to go from strength to strength

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