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Kolkata

The MV Reef Endeavour.

Bargains

Deals of the week: take a Captain Cook

Julietta Jameson Captain Cook Cruises has a 'take a mate for half price' sale on for MV Reef Endeavour trips.

India

Belly of the beast: the country that will change you

In India, the amazing can happen anywhere if you're open to it.

It can appal and sicken, literally. But for most who visit it India can cast a lifetime spell, writes Ben Stubbs.

India

24 hours in Kolkata

Festival Chhath Puja.

Chaotic and confronting, the city on the Hooghly can justly claim to be the country's cultural capital, writes Leisa Tyler.

India

A motorcycle diary

Victoria Memorial, Kolkata, India.

Ben Stubbs braves the smog and crowds of Kolkata on the back of a Royal Enfield bike.

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Map of Kolkata

Travel News

No nudes is bad news for Germany's nudists

Germans will still happily get naked while holidaying in France and Spain, but nudist clubs in their home country are in decline.

5:45pm | Germans still love to bask naked on holidays, but at home the nudist scene is facing a decline.

Australia's greatest ever meal? Top chefs face tourism challenge

CRAIG PLATT 3:09pm | It might be the greatest meal in Australian history, but the general public won't be getting a taste.

Move over Amsterdam: Barcelona becoming Europe's new cannabis capital

10:40am | The opening of hundreds of cannabis clubs have seen Barcelona emerge as a rival to Amsterdam for marijuana users.

Chinese tourism company sues over Transformers: Age of Extinction

9:43am | A Chinese tourism company is suing Paramount Pictures and a producer of the movie Transformers: Age of Extinction saying they had failed to show the company's logo in the movie.

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