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.
SlideshowsAn Irish town ruled by a goat
Discover the origins of this bizarre tradition
A land of vertigo-inducing views
See where modern Vikings play
The road transforming the Amazon
A rugged route is changing the region
Where Islam thrives in Beijing
A perfectly blended Arabian version of China
Our favourite images of the week
Breathtaking photos from around the world
DestinationsTaiwan’s dizzying marble gorge
A quest to reach Sun Moon LakeTaiwan