Walk across a chain-metal bridge over a glacial river and you'll come to a traditional Bhutanese farmhouse.
Entertainment is out the window, but you can upgrade from economy to business class for $80.
Gazing across the Himalayan vastness to Everest, Penny Watson discovers a vision splendid.
From Europe to Asia and back to Australia, Michael Gebicki finds 10 great journeys with meaning.
Saffron-robed monks wander the streets of Thimphu, where elaborately painted buildings feature lucky symbols like tigers and phalluses, all under the gaze of a huge gold Buddha atop a mountain overlooking Bhutan's tree-lined capital.
The Himalayan kingdom known for its austere remoteness is embracing change. Now Buddhist shrines look down on ATMs and star-rated hotels, writes Louise Southerden.
Joyce Morgan observes divinity in the daily life of the Himalayan kingdom.
Ute Junker steps off the trail to discover the kingdom's sub-tropical heart.