Asia Pacific

Following divine footsteps: An ascent of Sri Lanka's holy mountain

Following divine footsteps: An ascent of Sri Lanka's holy mountain

Joining the ranks of pilgrims tackling Adam's Peak rewards with a spiritual awakening, or at least a stunning sunrise
Dark star: Sleepy Chinese town brought alive by its murky past

Dark star: Sleepy Chinese town brought alive by its murky past

Brutal property baron’s former fiefdom now home to incredible array of museums, boutique hotels and a vintage cinema
Turbulent year for Thai tourism industry

Turbulent year for Thai tourism industry

Political instability and a high-profile murder case have hurt Thailand's tourism industry
Brisbane: A G20 guide to one of the world's most livable cities

Brisbane: A G20 guide to one of the world's most livable cities

As the G20 Leaders' Summit kicks off, Brisbane is emerging from the shadows of Melbourne and Sydney
Essential Shanghai guide for exec travelers

Essential Shanghai guide for exec travelers

Consider yourself lucky if work brings you to China's most cosmopolitan city. Here's how to cram the best of Shanghai into a business trip
Thailand lights up the night sky with lantern festival

Thailand lights up the night sky with lantern festival

Thousands of paper lanterns are released into the night sky for Loi Krathong, creating a dazzling spectacle
Worst celeb in-flight meltdowns

Worst celeb in-flight meltdowns

In the world of celebrity air travel, you're nobody until you've been kicked off a plane
Where are the world's best hotels?

Where are the world's best hotels?

A new report looks at 7 million traveler reviews to determine which destinations have the highest rated accommodations on the planet
Higher places: On the trail of the Dalai Lama in India

Higher places: On the trail of the Dalai Lama in India

Whether or not you get to shake the Dalai Lama's hand, the hills around Dharamsala offer a spiritual journey full of energy
U.S., Asia staff don't use their vacation days

U.S., Asia staff don't use their vacation days

Workers in the United States and Asia Pacific use the least number of vacation days, according to an Expedia.com deprivation survey
Traveler takes wrong cab, winds up in prison

Traveler takes wrong cab, winds up in prison

American woman traveling solo in Timor-Leste detained since September 5 after sharing cab with a stranger carrying methamphetamin
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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