In a cataclysmic year, we took comfort in these travel accounts bursting with mischief, adventure, joy and hope.
Stranded in Taipei amid the pandemic, Arseny Kaluzhinsky found that the city soon adopted him wholeheartedly, offering him the warmth of a home and renewing his faith in the future.
From Taiwan to Washington state, peaceful places remind us that quiet has the power to heal, especially in these pandemic times.
At the foothills of Taiwan's central mountain range lies the azure Sun Moon Lake, home to tribal culture and one of the world's most popular bicycle routes.
Outside of charming temple towns, the ecological paradise of Hengchun Peninsula is a magnet for scuba divers, hikers, bikers and birdwatchers.
Head to Bristol’s iconic Clifton Suspension Bridge, Perth’s sunny beachfront and Vancouver’s great outdoors.
From fields of flowers to shrines and hot springs, there is a photo op at every turn on this island.