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Faces of the Wakhan Valley

Jay Tindall | December 10, 2018

The history of the Wakhi people and the Wakhan Valley is complex, and the journey across the Pamir Highway can be unpredictable, barren, and cold. In the faces of the Wakhi people, there is warmth.

Orchha: Life in the Forgotten Kingdom

Jay Tindall | June 28, 2018

The great wonder of Orchha isn’t its architecture or even its rich history. Orchha is empty. Compared to the fortresses and temples of Rajasthan and elsewhere, this region of Madhya Pradesh is a lonesome gem.

Getting Holy in Gansu

Dave Stamboulis | May 29, 2018

Dave Stamboulis gets off the beaten track in China’s Gansu for spectacular mountains, high grasslands, and Buddhist reflection.