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Exploring the Litang Horse Festival

Imagine a vast expanse of grassland at 4,000 meters above sea level. Imagine the Khampas, a lively tribe of nomadic warriors, in their festive...

The Souls of the People

It’s their eyes. Sabrina Nicolazzi has traveled the world to document its people for over a decade, and the first thing she looks at is...

Travel Video: China

Brian Benton spent four weeks in China visiting his sister, a Peace Corps volunteer in China. We caught up with him to hear about his...

Like A Bird: Hiking Tianmen Mountain

Even with my eyes closed, I could feel it. An emptiness of everything and a simultaneous filling of nothing. Walking as far to the...

Journeys Across the Silk Road

Photographer Matjaž Krivic might not compare himself to Marco Polo, but the two share something in common — a route. Matjaž was selling dreams to...

MyChinaExperience: Shanghai

As the winner of the #MyChinaExperience photo contest, Kevin Mao is on a two-week adventure through China. For him, it's an opportunity to explore...

Hong Kong’s Hidden Calm

I am wide awake, sitting cross-legged inside my head, wondering if I am a creative person or a traveler or just a person who...

Beijing to Ulaanbaatar by Train, with an Unexpected Twist

It's a nearly 30-hour trip by train from Beijing to Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia. The sleeping cars are small and cramped. When the "toilet" flushes you...

My Asian Hajj

The sky wept a light drizzle as I exited the subway station in Guangzhou, a feeling of being completely and utterly lost washing over...