Jane E Fraser Take a look at some of the most amazing hotels planned around the world.
The Backpacker Where else will you find a restaurant with robot warriors and girls in gold bikinis?
Even the most ordinary elements of society in the Land of the Rising Sun make for unique experiences for visitors, writes Jamie Lafferty.
With the acidity of the hot springs gently removing his dead skin, Jamie Lafferty warms to Japan's popular onsen resorts.
Shopping in Tokyo is not just retail therapy, it's a feast for the senses through displays of cutting-edge art and design, writes Misha Janette.
The Japanese have a festival for every season. Maria Visconti dons her dancing geta and joins the fun.
Architects and designers around the world are competing to create the most fantastical hotel designs. Here are some of the most amazing new hotels currently planned around the world.
South Korean soldiers are everywhere on the south side of the misleadingly named Demilitarised Zone. They guard buildings and man roadblocks to keep the invading hordes at bay.
Kinny Cheng Travellers tend to associate the mighty Airbus A380 with long-haul flights from one corner of the globe to another, but that's not always the case.
Stuck in transit? Feeling bored? Brian Johnston finds 50 fun things to do at the world's airports.