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Bathe thyself: Searching for the ‘Kneipp Cure’ in Germany

Once upon a time, Europeans flocked to Germany in search of the 'Kneipp Cure' or Kneippism, so find out what it is and why it is popular again

The curvature of Earth

Space tourism: Ground control to… anybody with a big enough bank balance

Rapid advances in technology mean that we're getting closer to a new era in space tourism

Apprentice Geisha at Gion Matsuri

18 of the best art and culture festivals around the world

Discover the best art and culture festivals around the world through craft, comedy, dance, theatre and cultural performances

The Catacombs, Paris

The 9 best dark tourism spots in Europe

From warfare to natural disasters, Europe has many bloody periods. Here are nine places where tourists can get stark reminders of the bleak history

The city of Kochi, Japan

A quick guide to Kochi Prefecture

In this quick guide, we are exploring Kochi Prefecture, along with its cultural and natural wonders

Ritsurin Garden, Kagawa

Discover the diversity of Kagawa Prefecture

The pretty Kagawa Prefecture and its Shodoshima Island are well worth a trip, as we explore Kagawa's delicacies and cultural highlights

Angkor Wat, Cambodia

13 of the best lost cities

Determined archaeologists have helped to uncover ancient lost cities and put them on the map again, and here are our top picks

Kazurabashi (the vine bridge) in Iya Valley, Tokushima, Japan

Miyoshi, gateway to the unspoilt Iya Valley

Mountains, rivers, authentic villages and generous hospitality, Miyoshi offers travellers a chance to pause and reconnect

A couple hiking and taking selfie

The 7 best cliché-free Valentine’s Day breaks

Valentine's Day can be more than roses and a candlelit dinner, here are the top seven cliché-free options to celebrate this Valentine's Day

Bolivian cholitas

Bolivia’s wrestling cholitas

In Bolivia, female wrestlers, known as cholitas, are tearing down stereotypes with their unique theatrical fighting shows