Urban myths

Freaky field guide: Tokyo's top 10 mythical beasts

Freaky field guide: Tokyo's top 10 mythical beasts

You won't find these bizarre creatures in any zoo, but they’re watching over us all right
Shanghai myth busters: The truth comes out

Shanghai myth busters: The truth comes out

In this city it’s hard to tell myths from facts at times, so we wanted to set the record straight on three of the most common local legends
Pink Tentacle tackles Japan's urban legends, past and present

Pink Tentacle tackles Japan's urban legends, past and present

A blog digs up a few mysteries, curses and myths that floated around Japan before the days of Snopes and Wikipedia
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The tiny town of Goerlitz has become a star in movies like Wes Anderson's latest production, while Potsdam and Leipzig ooze charm and history