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Bhutan's sacred phallus

When you select a postcard to send home you don't expect to find one of a smiling man next to a painted penis, and on the reverse 'Perfectly posing with…


George Town's street art

For one month each year George Town, in Malaysia, becomes a large open air gallery to commemorate its inclusion in the UNESCO World Heritage list and the result is delightful.…


Goat polo in Kyrgyzstan

Goat Polo 101. Teams: Two on horseback. Ball: one dead goat. Goal: rock, pole, drawn circle or mound. Objective: grab the goat and take it to the opponent’s goal.…


Japan's travel agency for soft toys

Rhys the trauma teddy sat in the back of a drawer for over a decade until Unagi Travels, Japan's soft toy travel specialists, took him on an authentic Japanese adventure.…