Not as hard to obtain as a US or China visa, but there are plenty of hoops to jump through before your visit.
A seven-night stay for two in a pair of premiere luxury resorts, breakfast included, with a manual 4x4 SUV rental ($1,496) or with ground transportation provided ($1,929).
This ancient Siberian lake is surrounded by sharp mountains, amazing wildlife and rich culture.
Irreverent responses from our favourite travel ninjas.
Stay in some of the oldest houses in Ladakh, the urban jungle is going green and more.
SlideshowsThe land that roads forgot
Few outside its borders even know it exists
The sea gypsies' last stand
The Myanmar Moken look to preserve their world
Oxford, behind the lens
Get a photographer's take on this beautiful city
The stories – and secrets – of Fez
Go behind the walls of the world’s oldest market
The volcano miners
Lives at risk in a beautiful acidic wasteland
DestinationsThe walk that made me love Kyoto
Pico Iyer’s enchanted stroll to the city’s heartKyoto