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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
10 reasons to love Kaohsiung

10 reasons to love Kaohsiung

Taiwan's second biggest city is a fascinating mishmash of Buddhist ethics, outlandish nature and surprising art
Europe's forgotten treasure chest: Inside Germany's Green Vault

Europe's forgotten treasure chest: Inside Germany's Green Vault

Housing one of Europe's largest treasure collections, Dresden Castle's spectacular baroque chambers are filled with jewels and objets d'art
This company turns your movie fantasies into vacations

This company turns your movie fantasies into vacations

Luxury Action will turn your travel scripts into reality and film them. As long as you're willing to travel to this country ...
Incredible images capture dazzling symmetry of Iran's mosques

Incredible images capture dazzling symmetry of Iran's mosques

Self-taught Iranian photographer gains rare access to shoot religious buildings as they've never been seen
Where to find the funniest jokes in America

Where to find the funniest jokes in America

As entertainment capital of the world, Los Angeles draws some of the best comic talent on the planet. Here's where to see it live
Blazing barrels: The UK's spectacular festivals of fire

Blazing barrels: The UK's spectacular festivals of fire

They've been doing it for centuries, but that doesn't make carrying barrels of fire through English towns any less crazy to watch
'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
Perfect pictures: 9 of the world’s best photography vacations

Perfect pictures: 9 of the world’s best photography vacations

With Pulitzer-winning instructors and $100,000 lenses, these photo tours get you shooting like the pros
Around Amsterdam in 7 strange museums

Around Amsterdam in 7 strange museums

Shrine to a dead cat and a homage to fromage among Dutch capital's eccentric exhibitions
 Ai Weiwei opens installation on Alcatraz island

Ai Weiwei opens installation on Alcatraz island

The Chinese artist and activist explores themes of imprisonment in his new installation at the former San Francisco prison
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Destination Berlin

It's crowded and outdated, but Berlin's hexagon-shaped Tegel air hub has won a place in the city's heart