Steve Davey

A traditional side of Bangkok

Bangkok may be a modern, bustling city but it's still a good place to observe the ancient early-morning ritual of Buddhist monks collecting alms from the faithful Read the guide

Palio of Siena

Forget the Grand National - when it comes to horse racing, Siena's the place to be, as it has been since the Middle Ages Read the guide

Tokyo's parks and gardens

Tokyo may be one of the busiest cities on earth, but there are oases of calm and nature that offer respite from the hustle and bust Read the guide