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Beautiful Bhutan: A Himalayan Kingdom

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Ellie has just returned from beautiful Bhutan, the Buddhist kingdom on the Himalayas’ eastern fringes. She spent a week gallivanting and exploring the very best this breath-taking county has to offer; from monasteries and fortresses, to dzongs and dramatic landscapes that range from subtropical plains to steep mountains and valleys. Here are her top highlights in a photoblog of her journey…

A mini-guide to Bhutan – Land of the Thunder Dragon

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The mountain paradise of Bhutan, known as ‘the happiest kingdom on earth’ has always been a frontier land promising a unique adventure to any traveller. Land-locked between the goliaths of India and China, Bhutan is a diminutive treasure box of alpine scenery with pristine landscapes, intriguing architecture and perhaps its greatest asset – the gentle and gracious people...

10 of the Best Cycling Holiday Routes in Asia

Seeing a country by bike is one of the most connected, tactile and thrilling ways of getting to know a new place. Not only are you at one with nature and your palpable surroundings, but you’re also keeping fit and contributing to the reduction of CO2 emissions. So whether your reason for cycling is to be green, to get lean or just for a new challenge in life, we believe that combining sport and travel could be completely life-changing. And in the fascinating continent of Asia, with its exotic…
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