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December Picks from #TakeMeToRemoteLands

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Elephants in Sri Lanka, temples in the Himalayas, and chefs in Japan – we choose our favorite #TakeMeToRemoteLands shots for November.

Top 10 Travelogues Articles of 2017

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From videos of fire-breathing pits in Turkmenistan to luxury trains from veteran travel writers, these are the articles you liked best in 2017.

November Picks from #TakeMeToRemoteLands

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Face tattoos in Myanmar’s Chin State, baby elephants in Sri Lanka, and bulls in the Taj Mahal – we choose our favorite #TakeMeToRemoteLands shots for November.

The Really Quite Pleasant Eight Pools of Hell

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They may sound unpleasant – Bloody Pond Hell, Cooking Pot Hell, Monster Mountain Hell – but Beppu’s pools of hell are worth a look.

Fall Foliage Guide to Tohoku

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When the seasons change in Japan, Tohoku – an oft-overlooked region of the Land of the Rising Sun, turns every autumnal hue imaginable

October Picks from #TakeMeToRemoteLands

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Celebrations in Papua New Guinea, Trains in Thailand, statues in Angkor Wat, and dancing in Bali – we choose our favorite shots from our readers’ Instagram feeds.

A Drive Back in Time: Antique Autos on India’s Backroads

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In Gujarat, there is a place where gear heads can ride on India’s roads in antique cars from the early 20th century.

Extravagance and Elephants: Remote Lands Releases 5 New Thailand Trips

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The Remote Lands travel experts have put together a batch of new holiday itineraries for the Land of Smiles, from luxury and elephants to religion and kayaking.

Remote Lands: Asia’s Top 10 Hot and Cold Winter Holiday Destinations

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Whether you’re celebrating Christmas or Chanukah or looking for ice diving or ultra-lux resorts, Remote Lands’ experts have suggestions for every persuasion.

Breaking the Ice: Discovering Siberia’s Lake Baikal

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Baikal is the deepest and purest lake on the planet, a frozen sea in the heart of Siberia and an adventurer’s icy paradise of driving, helicopters, and dog sleds. From the Old Believers to the Buryat bone crushers, its shores and islands are sacred to those who call Baikal home.

Cutting the Cord: Finding Peace in the Mongolian Altai

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Flying over vast, rolling steppe for three and a half hours without seeing anything so much as a village, let alone a city, is a powerful reminder that Mongolia is the most sparsely populated country on the planet.

Winding River Path to the Orange Ape of Borneo

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Today the great orange ape of Asia is found only in a few remote reserves. Tanjung Puting in Indonesian Borneo plays refuge to these gentle, intelligent beasts, a chance to swing back from the brink.