With historical records dating back to the 5th century, Tibet was a mighty kingdom for much of its existence. This ...
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Valley in Bolivia


Once plundered by the Spanish for its rich resources, modern Bolivia is an exciting destination for travellers. Explore the salt ...
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Donkeys walking across a bridge near Phakding


Sandwiched between India and China, Nepal lies right in the path of the mighty Himalayas. A favourite destination for extreme ...
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Travel down Calle Crisologo on a horse carriage


Home to tropical rainforests, white sandy beaches, towering mountains and amazing dive spots, the Philippines is one of the most ...
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Flaming rope skipping in full moon party


From high-energy beach parties to serene temples, Thailand has it all. Find out how to backpack around this Southeast Asian ...
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Mt Ijen hike


The land of a thousand islands and volcanoes, Indonesia is steeped in history, culture and resources. It's not just Bali, ...
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Rhino crossing road in Kruger Safari

South Africa

South Africa is not just tall grasslands and safari. There's so much more to explore, from dramatic ocean-facing cliffs to ...
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Staying In A Glass Igloo At The Kakslauttanen Resort

Finnish Lapland

Cross the Arctic Circle into the Finnish Lapland, fall asleep under the dancing Aurora Borealis, and spend a night in ...
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Kashgar Old Town

Xinjiang (Western China)

Travel guides for visiting the Silk Road towns of Xinjiang, and a mega 14-day itinerary that covers much of the ...
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Nyaung Shwe Inle Lake Landscape


Travel stories of backpacking across Myanmar, including an 8-day itinerary and detailed guides on the major sights ...
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