Most travellers to India surf across the caste system without dwelling too closely on how they rank. On a trip to the Himalayas D B Goman tries to walk the delicate line between respecting the caste system while also thinking it's unfair and ridiculous.
Paul Michelson visits the Southeast Asian country of Laos and finds it's capital city challenges his preconceptions. Not least because there seems not a lot goes on. Apart from a mysterious set of gleaming golf clubs.
When Sara McMurry stops working she doesn't retire. She goes off on a series of volunteering stints teaching children in rural India, In this extract she's teaching in a village near Shiv in the deserts of Rajasthan.
Lee Ruddin finds history hangs heavy as he finds while he's getting selfies against Bombay's famous Gateway to India, everyone else chooses their background as the Taj. And that's the Taj Hotel, not the wonder-of-the-world in Agra.