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  • The most beautiful city in the world – as voted by you

    The most beautiful city in the world – as voted by you

    February 12th, 2015Lottie Gross
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  • Video: 13 things not to miss in Cambodia

    Video: 13 things not to miss in Cambodia

    February 12th, 2015Site Editor
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    It’s not just temples and tuk tuks, Cambodia has so much to offer travellers. From the delicious cuisine to floating villages, here are the top things not to miss on your trip to Cambodia. For more inspirational travel videos, subscribe to the Rough Guides Youtube channel >

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  • Baba-Nyonya cuisine: 6 dishes you need to try in Malaysia

    Baba-Nyonya cuisine: 6 dishes you need to try in Malaysia

    February 6th, 2015Kiki Deere
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    Rough Guides author Kiki Deere delves into Malaysia‘s unique Baba-Nyonya (Peranakan) community and introduces us to their unforgettable cuisine. The delicious hybrid cuisine of Malaysia’s Baba-Nyonya is one of southeast Asia’s finest. Like the community from which it takes its name, the cooking style is a unique hybrid of Chinese and Malay culture – a... Read more »

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  • Video: 17 things not to miss in Singapore

    Video: 17 things not to miss in Singapore

    February 4th, 2015Site Editor
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    Singapore has many sides. You can take in Little India, Arab Street and Chinatown before heading for a cosmopolitan night out hosted by some of the world’s top DJs, or delve into the wild at a rainforest nature reserve and search for inner peace at holy temples. These are the top things not to miss... Read more »

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  • The Andaman Islands: India’s far flung string of pearls

    The Andaman Islands: India’s far flung string of pearls

    February 3rd, 2015Nick Edwards
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    Longstanding author of the Rough Guide to India, Nick Edwards, explains how the remote Andaman Islands have been slowly increasing their tourist profile but still reward the adventurous traveller with natural splendour unlike anywhere on the mainland.  The long emerald necklace of the Andaman Islands – an archipelago lying over a thousand kilometres out in the Bay of... Read more »

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  • In pictures: traditional dress around the world

    In pictures: traditional dress around the world

    February 2nd, 2015Alice Park
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  • Video: things not to miss in Malaysia

    Video: things not to miss in Malaysia

    January 26th, 2015Site Editor
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    From its tea plantations to its pristine beaches, and from its mountains to its modern cities, Malaysia has a wealth of natural beauty, distinctive art and delicious food. These are the top 18 things not to miss in this exciting southeast Asian destination.

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  • Nagaland: 15 pictures of India’s most fascinating tribes

    Nagaland: 15 pictures of India’s most fascinating tribes

    January 22nd, 2015Diana Jarvis
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    Last year our roaming photographer Diana Jarvis took some time away from her usual stomping grounds in Europe and headed to the far northeastern Indian state of Nagaland to witness the annual Hornbill Festival. Here, she shares 15 pictures of the region’s fascinating tribes. “I’d visited India on several other occasions but my trip to... Read more »

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  • 7 reasons to visit Battambang, Cambodia

    7 reasons to visit Battambang, Cambodia

    January 22nd, 2015Olivia Rawes
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    Olivia Rawes tells us why the city of Battambang, Cambodia, should be an essential stop on any southeast Asian itinerary. Battambang is often overlooked. It lacks the obvious Cambodian trump cards: no golden beaches, no capital city buzz, no Angkor Wat. But then neither does it suffer from congested traffic, coach loads of tourists, or... Read more »

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  • 9 new tourist attractions to visit in 2015

    9 new tourist attractions to visit in 2015

    January 7th, 2015Helen Ochyra
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    With a whole host of new attractions opening this year, from world-record-beating skyscrapers to whacky amusement parks, there’s plenty to get your teeth into. To help you decide where to visit, we’ve picked the top 9 new tourist attractions around the world.  Shanghai Tower, China A better symbol of China’s continuing march forward would be harder to... Read more »

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  • Thailand: 10 tips for first-time travellers

    Thailand: 10 tips for first-time travellers

    January 2nd, 2015Helen Ochyra
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    Thailand remains one of the first ports of call for first-time backpackers. But don’t be fooled – though travelling here means following a well-beaten tourist trail, there’s no denying that this beguiling country can take a while to get to grips with. To make sure you hit the ground running on your first visit, follow... Read more »

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  • Quirky Tokyo: the top 10 things to do

    Quirky Tokyo: the top 10 things to do

    December 23rd, 2014Site Editor
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    With its sushi and sumo, pop culture and age-old tradition, serene gardens and traffic hell, Tokyo bombards the senses like no other city. Ordered yet bewildering, Japan’s pulsating capital will lead you a merry dance – but being lost has never been so much fun. The planet’s largest metropolis is Asia at its weirdest, straightest,... Read more »

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