One runway runs across a busy road, another through a golf course. Take a look at some of the world's strangest airports.
Nothing can prepare you for the majesty of the Himalayas - although some training would have helped.
Don't leave windows open, we're told, because if a monkey climbs in all hell breaks loose.
The Fairlawn Hotel in Kolkata, India, is an eccentric hotel in an extraordinary city.
Nothing beats the natural high of the world's tallest peak, writes Nick Galvin.
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From the Galapagos to the Great Barrier Reef, there are some destinations you can't keep putting off for a visit, writes Michael Gebicki.
Discover Kathmandu then prepare and share a meal with a local family.
There's something special about a country that sits among the Himalayas. Whether it's the bluey hues of snow-top mountains where a sunrise first touches, to the chimes of bells from monasteries on cloud covered hill-tops or the lingering solemnity of ancient Buddhists processions. Home to the highest peak on earth - Everest - Nepal exerts a powerful influence on the imaginations of visitors, young and old.