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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
Tokyo travel: 11 things to know before you go

Tokyo travel: 11 things to know before you go

Cabs cost a fortune. "Kawaii" means cute. Here's more vital information you'll need before hitting Japan's sprawling capital
Typhoon Wipha hits Tokyo, kills at least 14

Typhoon Wipha hits Tokyo, kills at least 14

More than 500 domestic and international flights canceled at Tokyo airports
Geisha-in-training hit the streets:

Geisha-in-training hit the streets: "We are alive and well"

Young apprentice geisha try to drum up a tourism revival for typhoon-hit Kyoto
Kyoto

Kyoto

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How Google mapped Mount Fuji

How Google mapped Mount Fuji

CNN's Diana Magnay and her crew join Google's trekking team to map the climb to Japan's most iconic mountain
Fantastical fishy art on show in Tokyo

Fantastical fishy art on show in Tokyo

Of all the bizarre art niches out there, "goldfish aquarium art" must rank fairly high -- yet this artist's made a career out of it
Trekkers swarm Mount Fuji on first day of season

Trekkers swarm Mount Fuji on first day of season

World Heritage Site listing of Japanese national symbol spurs huge interest among travelers
Now air-con grounds a Dreamliner flight

Now air-con grounds a Dreamliner flight

An All Nippon Airways 787 Dreamliner is held in Tokyo after a mechanical problem, the fourth such incident for Dreamliners in 10 days
Japan's scary 'Skyfall' island: World's creepiest tour?

Japan's scary 'Skyfall' island: World's creepiest tour?

Tour operators have been offering trips to Hashima island since 2009, but access is limited and security is fierce. Here's why
Sushi at 5 a.m.? Tokyo's early-bird fish restaurants

Sushi at 5 a.m.? Tokyo's early-bird fish restaurants

Sushi Dai restaurant in Tsukiji Fish Market, Tokyo is good enough to lose sleep over
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