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Insider Guide: Best of Kyoto

Insider Guide: Best of Kyoto

You know about Kyoto's famed temples and shrines. But Japan's prettiest city is also home to thumping discos, craft beer and innovative cuisine
China opens 'brave men's' glass-bottom bridge

China opens 'brave men's' glass-bottom bridge

Look down, if you dare! The 180-meter-high Haohan Qiao, or Brave Men's Bridge, is now open in China's Hunan province
Gandhi's South African legacy

Gandhi's South African legacy

Durban is home to the largest Indian population outside of India
Gloriously sweaty Greek island escapes

Gloriously sweaty Greek island escapes

Not all Mediterranean vacations involve lounging around on a beach
How to be a travel blogger: The pros share their tips

How to be a travel blogger: The pros share their tips

Want to take your love for travel and turn it into a viable career? Successful travel bloggers around the world share their secrets
The untouched Italy few ever see

The untouched Italy few ever see

A land of wolves, wild boars and ghost towns, Molise offers untouched landscapes and hearty shepherd food
Sugar-coated travel: Europe's sweetest candy museums

Sugar-coated travel: Europe's sweetest candy museums

Haribo, marzipan and chocolate-centered attractions for those who like their travel with a side of Gummy Bears
Miracle waters: Annual rebirth of Botswana's Okovanga Delta

Miracle waters: Annual rebirth of Botswana's Okovanga Delta

What locals call the "jewel of the Kalahari" attracts 200,000 mammals every year (not including the tourists)
West Flores: Indonesia's overlooked paradise

West Flores: Indonesia's overlooked paradise

Tropical waterfalls. Flying foxes. Dragons. The beautiful isle where hobbit humans once roamed
Walking with whales in South Africa

Walking with whales in South Africa

African's southern tip is home to a beautiful and rare plant kingdom. It's also a meeting place for marine giants.
The extraordinary world of Soviet bus shelters

The extraordinary world of Soviet bus shelters

Christopher Herwig's quest to photograph roadside structures reveals the wild architecture of long gone regimes
11 best new restaurants in Singapore

11 best new restaurants in Singapore

Chili crab ice-cream, lobster roll and tuna eyeballs. This city has an endless appetite for innovative dining experiences
Climber begins first Everest ascent since deadly avalanche

Climber begins first Everest ascent since deadly avalanche

Nobukazu Kuriki will be the first and only climber attempting to summit Everest this season, nearly five months after dozens died in an avalanche
Chadar: Is this the end for the 'world's wildest trek'?

Chadar: Is this the end for the 'world's wildest trek'?

Media attention, tourist popularity and a new road means the sun may be setting on a Himalayan tradition
Inside Bangkok's airplane graveyard

Inside Bangkok's airplane graveyard

Unable to make enough money to rent a home, three Thai families live in decommissioned commercial jets
Secret game: Tracking pumas in Patagonia

Secret game: Tracking pumas in Patagonia

Long regarded as too elusive for commercial tourism, pumas are the main quarry of a new safari in Chile
5 amazing island escapes you've probably never considered

5 amazing island escapes you've probably never considered

Willing to forego white sands and palm trees? A visit to one of these islands might be the most memorable experience you'll ever have