Photo of the day: Stone Elephant at Patan, Kathmandu, Nepal

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Food: Signature Dish – Suckling Pig in Spain

by SHUBHRA KRISHAN Madrid is perhaps the most underrated Spanish city, gamely playing second lead to beautiful Barcelona. But put it on your itinerary, and...

Postcards from Thailand #4: Night Safari, Chiang Mai

This is one zoo you cannot miss when in Thailand. If you are willing to ignore the confined quarters of the animals, you may...

The Great Himalayan Drive Day 4: Karnali River Cruise, Nepal

I never thought I would have the patience to spend a full sunny day cruising down a river in an inflatable raft. Surprisingly, I...