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#1/54
Rating:
4.75
(4 comments)
Destination: Sandakan, Borneo
Trip type: Activity, Adventure, Eco
Borneo is the perfect destination for those stuck in the urban jungle wanting to get a taste of the real thing... read more »
#2/54
Rating:
4.625
(15 comments)
Destination: Sabah, Sandakan
Trip type: Adventure, Cultural, Eco
Get up close and personal with Borneo's wildlife. Then discover Sandakan's fascinating history... read more »
#3/54
Rating:
4.6
(6 comments)
Destination: Brunei Darussalam
Trip type: Cultural, Eco, Short Break
Find out about Brunei's rich cultural heritage; tropical flora and fauna; museums and mosques; and find a peaceful and friendly atmosphere... read more »
#4/54
Rating:
5
(1 comment)
Taking a trip into the tropical rainforest of Taman Negara, peninsular Malaysia's premier national park, is a chance to get back to basics and immerse yourself in all things wild and wonderful... read more »
#5/54
Rating:
5
(1 comment)
Destination: Siem Reap
Trip type: Cultural, Eco
Cambodia's famous Angkor temples are under pressure from mass tourism - but with a little care it's possible to enjoy them in a positive fashion... read more »
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Rating:
5
(1 comment)
Destination: Tokyo
Trip type: Short Break
With a population of millions, Tokyo can be a real assault on the senses but trips out to other parts of Honshu will give you a break from the relentless urban buzz... read more »
#7/54
Rating:
5
(1 comment)
Destination: Beijing
Avoid the stressful haggling of Yashow and the tourist crowds of the Silk Market in Beijing. Instead, follow my advice on where to shop, eat, stay and find a real bargain in the Chinese capital... read more »
#8/54
Rating:
4.5
(3 comments)
Amidst the vibrant tangle of waterways, expressways, streets and sois, where in Bangkok do you go for good food? This seven stop guide lists dining experiences from the unforgettable to the altruistic... read more »
#9/54
Rating:
4.2
(5 comments)
Destination: Pulau Tioman
Tioman is paradise on earth. The small Malaysian island offers unparalleled tranquillity with sandy beaches, undisturbed nature, welcoming locals, and activities enough to thrill you for a good while... read more »
#10/54
Rating:
4.142855
(10 comments)
Destination: Kuching
Trip type: Cultural, Eco
Find out about Kuching in Borneo, Malaysia. It has cultural diversity; a rich historical background; nearby tropical forests; orang-utans and proboscis monkeys in their natural surroundings... read more »
#11/54
Rating:
4
(1 comment)
Destination: Tokyo
A trip to Tokyo doesn't have to leave you bankrupt. Check out these 10 great free things to do in Japan's biggest city... read more »
#12/54
Rating:
4
(1 comment)
Destination: Udon Thani
We get away from the crowds and out into the countryside of Isan in north east Thailand to discover a fascinating culture, searingly hot Thai food and genuine hospitality... read more »
#13/54
Rating:
4
(1 comment)
Destination: Hokkaido
Trip type: Activity, Adventure, Eco
Shiretoko is Hokkaido's hidden beauty; hotsprings, waterfalls, wild deer and beautiful mountains await... read more »
#14/54
Rating:
4
(2 comments)
Destination: Maldives
At the luxurious Huvafen Fushi in the Maldives, water is everywhere. From stilted villas, plunge pools and an underwater spa to stingray feeding times and snorkelling in the lagoon, it's hard to avoid... read more »
#15/54
Rating:
4
(3 comments)
Destination: Bangkok
Trip type: Cultural, Eco, Shopping
Searching for something a little different to take home from your holiday? Fed up with haggling over the price of things? The regular Thai Craft Fair in Bangkok might just be the place for you ... read more »
#16/54
Rating:
4
(1 comment)
Soak away your stress in some of Kanto's best onsen with this guide to the some of the area's best and most unusual hot springs. ... read more »
#17/54
Rating:
4
(1 comment)
Destination: Laos, Phnom Penh
Trip type: Adventure, Cultural, Eco
Tourists flock to Angkor Wat, completely ignoring most of Cambodia - but a new ecotourism trail aims to open up a whole new side to the country... read more »
#18/54
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Rating:
4
(1 comment)
Break your jouney to Oz with a stopover in the vibrant city of Hong Kong, where there's a wealth of experiences to be had, foods to be tasted and stunning landscapes to explore ... read more »
#19/54
Rating:
4.5
(3 comments)
Destination: Beijing, Moscow
Trip type: Adventure, Cultural, Eco
Does passing through five time zones, 80 degrees of longitude and crossing the largest country on the planet sound like fun? Then read my guide as I tell you how to get from Beijing to Moscow by train... read more »
#20/54
Rating:
4
(1 comment)
Destination: Kerala
Trip type: Cruise, Cultural, Eco
You may think you've tried the best kinds of floating holidays - but nothing's quite as magical as drifting into a whole new dimension on Kerala's lakes and canals... read more »
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