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Best of Bourdain: 7 can't-miss adventures

Best of Bourdain: 7 can't-miss adventures

Looking for a vacation that will shock all five of your senses? Anthony Bourdain can help
Ultimate Himalayan retreat: Yoga, meditation, wildlife

Ultimate Himalayan retreat: Yoga, meditation, wildlife

India's lakeside Basunti retreat was designed for those looking to unwind ... even while doing headstands
Finding wholeness in Rishikesh, India's spiritual landscape

Finding wholeness in Rishikesh, India's spiritual landscape

CNN's Jessica Ravitz seeks peace with swamis, yogis, astrologers, healers and other residents in Rishikesh
Exploring the backwaters of Kerala, India

Exploring the backwaters of Kerala, India

A trip to this coastal network of lakes, canals and rivers shows off a side of India few even know exists
World's 10 best vegetarian destinations

World's 10 best vegetarian destinations

And the best restaurants in each of them
Production halt for India's iconic Ambassador

Production halt for India's iconic Ambassador

Hindustan Motors has suspended production of its iconic taxi model amid growing financial pressure and low demand
Hotel death: India's holy resting place

Hotel death: India's holy resting place

It's a place of celebration, where dying guests are promised freedom for their souls. And where one man, whose father is No. 14,544 in the ledger, finds himself torn between two worlds
Amritsar and beyond: 6 ways to experience India's Punjab region

Amritsar and beyond: 6 ways to experience India's Punjab region

With glittering temples, wide fields and incredible food, Punjab is India at its colorful, lively best
Faces full of color: Hindu festival of Holi

Faces full of color: Hindu festival of Holi

Celebrating the arrival of spring, Hindus around the world douse themselves with colored powder
5 things to know about India's Andaman Islands

5 things to know about India's Andaman Islands

Here are essentials about the islands now enveloped in the Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 mystery
10 places to relive Beatlemania

10 places to relive Beatlemania

From India to the Bahamas, these are some of the world's best places to relive the original magical mystery tour
World's most polluted city revealed

World's most polluted city revealed

New Delhi has world's worst air quality -- but will travelers stop going?
26 dead in India train fire

26 dead in India train fire

At least 26 people were killed and eight injured after a compartment of a passenger train caught fire early Saturday in southeast India, officials said
The haunting wildlife photography of David Yarrow

The haunting wildlife photography of David Yarrow

Extraordinary angles of animals from the most remote parts of the world
$1.2M gold haul found on plane in India

$1.2M gold haul found on plane in India

Two bags containing 24 gold bars were found on a Jet Airways plane on Tuesday
Happy World Toilet Day

Happy World Toilet Day

The United Nations aims to improve sanitation for 2.5 billion by raising awareness. A look at the issues and some quirky toilet-themed venues around the world
Gallery: 10 scariest places in Asia

Gallery: 10 scariest places in Asia

Robert Joe, host of National Geographic's "I Wouldn't Go In There," takes us in there
Lonely Planet's top destinations for 2014

Lonely Planet's top destinations for 2014

Brazil, Antarctica and Scotland are the top three destinations to visit next year, according to the hot-off-the-press guidebook
10 things India does better than anywhere else

10 things India does better than anywhere else

Snipping hair in unusual places, the world's most classic form of train travel, any excuse for a festival. Here's how India outshines the rest of the world
7 labyrinths worth exploring worldwide

7 labyrinths worth exploring worldwide

Mazes are a bit like travel -- getting lost is part of the fun
Gallery: India’s traveling ‘talkies,’ a dying cinematic icon

Gallery: India’s traveling ‘talkies,’ a dying cinematic icon

In the Indian state of Maharashtra, the rural cinema experience is holding out against modernity