5:00 AM The Maharajas' Express is the best train in India by some measurements, and the best in the entire world by some others.
5:00 AM It's a gorgeous part of Japan, with peaks that rise to 3000 metres, mossy forests of cypress trees and patchy farms.
5:00 AM They say Hong Kong has 13,000 restaurants, making dining there a mystifying smorgasbord of ever-changing options.
5:00 AM Smoke billows out of the brightly lit stalls as sticks of all sorts sizzle on the hot plates.
5:00 AM Ho Chi Minh City is all heat and noise, but there's one place where you can find serenity - and a beautiful tune.