Ipoh,MALAYSIA

Malaysia’s lesser-known food capital has new flair thanks to a crop of boutique cafes that have sprung up in its…

Taitung,TAIWAN

Bounded by green hills and the turquoise Pacific, Taitung is Taiwan’s secret wild card. This cradle of indigenous culture is…

Meghalaya,INDIA

If ever there were a candidate for India’s Lost World, it would have to be Meghalaya, the lofty limestone plateau…

Trang Islands, THAILAND

Thailand’s Trang Islands pack the same knockout punch as their more famous Andaman Coast neighbours, Phuket, Ko Phi-Phi and Ko…

Pemuteran,INDONESIA

As you float on the teal-hued waters off Menjangan Island in Bali’s far northwest corner, the kaleidoscope of colours below…

Hong Kong,CHINA

This skyward-bound metropolis always beguiles with a blend of culture, cuisine and consumerism, but now Hong Kong is focusing on…

Con Dao Islands,VIETNAM

The Con Dao Islands have moved from darkness into light: for decades the site of a brutal penal colony, this…

Jeonju,SOUTH KOREA

In the middle of Jeonju is one of Korea‘s best-preserved traditional villages – hundreds of wooden villas with gracefully upturned…

Shanghai,CHINA

Looking for the centre of the universe right now? It’s surely Shànghǎi, where it often seems as if all 24…