Island escapes

There's a quiet alternative to the throngs of Bali and Thailand.

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Puning Hot Spring and Resort, near Mount Pinatubo.

Giving in to buried leisure

Covered in hot sand, then smeared with cold ash - this isn't your average day spa, writes Bellinda Kontominas.

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Mount Pinatubo crater lake, Philippines.  Photograph by Getty  Images. SHD TRAVEL FEB 12 Mount Pinatubo.  DO NOT  ...

A rowboat in the sky

Where the top of Mount Pinatubo once was is a lake of immeasurable depth and beauty, writes David Whitley.

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