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The Best of Beijing
October 20, 2014

The headlong rush of China's booming capital city, as seen by Gary Shteyngart—old-school restaurants, futuristic architecture, Internet entrepreneurs and over-the-top nightclubs. Photographed by Matthew Niederhauser. more...

The Ultimate Trip to New Zealand
October 9, 2014

Even if you’re heading to New Zealand primarily to taste wine or jump off bridges, make an extended pit stop in the harbor-hugging capital. Your appetite, and your appetite for excitement, will thank you. By Jeninne Lee-St. John. Photographed by Richard McLeish. more...

Exploring Palawan
October 6, 2014

The Calamian Archipelago: the final Philippine frontier. Like a newborn sea turtle, Merritt Gurley conquers her fear of the inky unknown to explore Palawan's untouched corners. Photographed by Francisco Guerrero. more...

Ghosts and Gods of Penang
September 23, 2014

Trying to follow his great-grandfather's century-old trail through the Malaysian melting pot, Jeff Chu encounters guilds, gilt and guilt—and realizes that the Straits isle still is dancing a delicate quadrille between past and present. Photographed by Kit Chan. more...

Surfing in Papua New Guinea
September 18, 2014

On Papua New Guinea's far north coast, swell enthusiasts are riding a tourism wave via sustainable surfing. Ian Lloyd Neubauer borrows a board, paddles out and peers through the keyhole. more...

Stunning Abandoned Spaces
September 9, 2014

A new segment of adventurers is searching the cities for what others have left behind. By Kate Whitehead. more...

Partying at Nikki Beach
September 3, 2014

Nikki Beach knows how to cure your hangover: waterfalling back in with a beach party and buffet. Jeninne Lee-St. John spends her days-of-rest in a hedonistic blur of bounties that put soporific brunches to shame. more...

All About Ginger
August 13, 2014

For millennia, ginger has been the omnipresent worker bee of Asian cuisine, fortifying weak terrines and tummies. Stephanie Zubiri tracks the plant’s pep around the continent. more...

A Day in the Life of a Zookeeper
July 21, 2014

Animal-uneducated melanie lee trains as a zookeeper at Singapore's Night Safari, and discovers the quirky charm of its nocturnal residents. Photographed by Darren Soh. more...

Motorcycling in Borneo
June 24, 2014

Saddle up for a full-throttle motorcycle tour of the wild island’s untamed terrain. Story and photos by Ian Lloyd Neubauer. more...

A Maldivian Pilot's Life
June 9, 2014

Your dream vacation in the Maldives is just Andrew Farr's regular nine to five. Merritt Gurley talks to the seaplane pilot about flying atoll to atoll in this elite holiday spot. more...

Exploring West Timor

Suzan Crane enlists the help of a prince for a royal tour of West Timor's mountainous interior, empty beaches and fascinating tribal culture. more...

The Soul of Sri Lanka
May 12, 2014

There is a seductive, melancholy beauty about Sri Lanka, a nation recovering from years of civil war. From Colombo to Galle to Kandy and beyond, Aatish Taseer finds new hotels, opinionated artists and writers, and a growing sense of hope. Photographed by Ian Allen. more...

Discovering Asian Wines
May 7, 2014

When it comes to wine in Asia, women are leading the way, bringing fuller bodied blends and new varietals to the region—but how do these compare to the world's better established vineyards? By Merritt Gurley. more...

The Ultimate Maldivian Eco-Stay
April 23, 2014

Merritt Gurley checks in with Maldivian Queen Soneva Fushi and the other dreamers, innovators and sun-worshippers that took home accolades at 2013 Wild Asia Responsible Tourism Awards. more...

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