Inside mysterious Bhutan's sacred rituals

A black-necked crane.

The migratory birds hold a special place in the hearts and culture of the people of the Phobjikha Valley.

Hiroshima's children of the atom video

A girl holds a candle lit paper lantern as she floats it on the river during 71st anniversary activities, commemorating ...

Your society demonised, culture usurped, city wiped out... it's little wonder there's an identity crisis.

World's weird (but cute) species

The ocellate river stingray.

Covered in light orange spots and dark rings, its beady eyes pop creepily from its circular form.

The real reasons Japan is hot

Japan is finding its way on to every 2017 travel plan.

Here are 10 reasons why everyone's going crazy for Japan...

Hilarious signs to help tourists

Japan has released 26 signs to enable tourists to better understand their culture. This one means: "No washing inside tub".

To make tourists feel more welcome, Japan has created 26 signs to help them fit in with the locals.

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