Japanese authorities have mooted a plan to update their maps and replace the swastika with an inoffensive three-tiered pagoda.
Oliver Jarvis climbs Gunung Merapi volcano and has a reality check while dangling off a cliff face, holding onto a fern root for dear life.
After a day of exploring the Thai capital, you will appreciate the quiet and the comfort of the 5* Hotel Westin Sukhumvit Bangkok.
For those dedicated to the momiji-gari ("red leaf hunting"), here is our selection of autumn landscapes in Kyoto and its surrounding region.
A hotel staffed by robots may sound too futuristic to be true, but this is actually happening within Huis Ten Bosch theme park in Nagasaki.
Situated in the lush forest on Koh Tao island in Thailand, Woodlawn Villas offer comfortable and well equipped villas, with first-class customer service.
Seoul, the capital of South Korea, is a mix of skyscrapers and shanty towns, narrow alleyways and major shopping thoroughfares with bars and markets that stay open for 24 hours.