Saving Seoul (Asia)

Pollution is ruining the quality of life in much of urban Asia. But Seoul's transformation into a greener city proves the tide can still be turned

Let There Be Light (Asia)

While Seoul cleans up, air pollution in Hong Kong only worsens. Will the government act?


Identity Parade (Style Watch)

A retrospective exhibition celebrating the 25th anniversary of style bible i-D comes to Beijing

Loh and Behold (Check In)

Singapore hotelier Loh Lik Peng's stylish New Majestic Hotel

Summits of Style (Diversions)

Luxury treatments in a minimalist setting at Austria's Mavida Balance Hotel & Spa

A Starflyer is Born (Airtime)

Japan's latest airline offers in-flight luxury and an internet connection in every seat

Take a Hike (Time Traveler)

Four breathtaking hiking spots will help restore your faith in nature's wonders


Disney's Hong Kong Headache

The launch of its new theme park got off to a rocky start, but Disney's still got an appetite for the China market


Game Over (Books)

Lhasa: Streets with Memories offers a restrained yet devastating portrait of a city wrecked by modernity


Snub of the Week (Notebook)

Taiwan's President takes a circuitous journey to Latin America, rejecting a U.S. offer to stop over in Alaska or Hawaii

Letters (Notebook)

Her Majesty Turns 80