Gazing across the Himalayan vastness to Everest, Penny Watson discovers a vision splendid.
From Europe to Asia and back to Australia, Michael Gebicki finds 10 great journeys with meaning.
Saffron-robed monks wander the streets of Thimphu, where elaborately painted buildings feature lucky symbols like tigers and phalluses, all under the gaze of a huge gold Buddha atop a mountain...
The Himalayan kingdom known for its austere remoteness is embracing change. Now Buddhist shrines look down on ATMs and star-rated hotels, writes Louise Southerden.
The remote Himalayan kingdon of Bhutan is going global and embracing the modern needs of tourism, such as ATMs and star-rated hotels.
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