Asia

  • The Tile Makers

    The Tile Makers

    Cambodia’s tile makers are facing the challenges of a more open economy and unless these businesses ...

  • Charm of China

    Charm of China

    In March 2014 Victoria Knobloch travelled to the southern Chinese province of Guangxi. She was in search of ...

  • Garbage

    Garbage

    Bantar Gebang is the biggest garbage landfill in Indonesia, the world's fourth most populated country. The smell of garbage reaches ...

  • Burma's Edible Tea

    Burma’s Edible Tea

    Myanmar differs from all other tea producing nations because the majority of tea produced here is eaten rather than drunk. The tea is fermented in ...

  • FACE-TO-FACE: The Akha Tribe of Myanmar

    FACE-TO-FACE: The Akha Tribe of Myanmar

    5 a.m. Sitting in the back of a rusty tuk-tuk, I left my hotel for the villages of the Akha tribe ...

  • The Yangon Circle Line Train

    The Yangon Circle Line Train

    Many of the worlds big cities have an expansive metro system and a so-called ‘Circle or Loop Line’ with a variety of stations or stops that ...

  • The Last of the Mentawai

    The Last of the Mentawai

    It starts after a 10-hour trip through the night in an old, over-crowded and stinky ferry boat… Pulau Siberut, the "jungle island" appears on the ...