Bhutan is a hiker’s paradise that’s slowly opening up to the outside world

Thimphu is one of only two capitals in the world without traffic lights.

Nagoya is the next big destination for food in Japan

Some of Nagoya's food hits include a grilled eel porridge and pan-fried spaghetti with sausage.

Taipei, Taiwan, has amazing food — and it’s Asia’s most gay-friendly city

In the first Michelin Guide Taipei, 20 restaurants picked up stars.

South Korea beyond Seoul: 5 must-visit places for green tea, bamboo forests and more

Seoul may be the most well-known city, but these other South Korean destinations are just as exciting.

Anthony Bourdain contemplates happiness, life and death in the ‘Parts Unknown’ season finale

The final episode was filmed in Bhutan, a country that's been called "the land of happiness."

Meeting Anthony Bourdain inspired me to move across the world

I watched Bourdain on television for years, but it was an in-person conversation that led me to make a massive change in my life.

‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’ season 10, episode 11: Miz Cracker exit interview

"Rooting for someone comes from your gut and my gut tells me... I don’t give a shit."

The bizarre experience of dining at an illegal North Korean restaurant

The chain restaurant funnels cash back to North Korea — and eating there is an ethical struggle.

‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’ season 10, episode 8: The Vixen exit interview

"I’d rather be divisive than indecisive."

Why you should travel 15 hours to China to hang out with pandas

Millions visit the Chengdu panda research base every year to see the cuddly creatures — and with direct flights, it's now a lot easier for Americans to get there.

Why do Hollywood action films love chase scenes in East Asian cities?

'Black Panther' is one of several recent action films to drop into an East Asian city. But not all films are as careful about how they use places like Busan or Shanghai, often reducing them to a prop.

Tarantulas, fire ants and other bugs go from street food to gourmet dishes in Cambodia

Fried tarantulas are so popular, they’ve become an expensive delicacy like caviar.

Trump started his Asia tour by eating burgers made from American beef

You can take Trump out of America, but you can't take American cravings out of Trump.

Lunar Eclipse 2017: Here’s how you can watch the solar eclipse’s warm-up act

You get an eclipse! And you get an eclipse! And you get an eclipse!

Taiwan takes historic step toward same-sex marriage legalization

If Taiwan legalizes same-sex marriage, it would become Asia's first country to do so.

'Diablo 3' Season 10 Start Time: PS4, PC, and Xbox One

Here's a breakdown of the 'Diablo 3' season 10 start times by region.

The "Trump effect" is having a devastating impact on foreign applications to US colleges

International students infuse billions into the U.S. economy. But Donald Trump's policies and rhetoric are scaring them away.

The Asian guy in 'Get Out' is just another tired portrayal of Asians in Hollywood

Go to the bathroom and you'll miss him.

Flipping Through the Issues: Fashion magazines' impact on my identity as an Asian-American immigrant

"In the quest of outfitting my belonging, I found my fascination with fashion."

'Civ 6' release date and time: When can you play 'Civilization VI' in each country?

Here's when 'Civ 6' will be available to play around the world.

South Asians, Filipinos call out lack of inclusion in 'Times' video about racism

Brown Asians are still clamoring for representation.

Marvel's 'Iron Fist' missed chance to recast lead white character as Asian, some say

Here's why this white character should be Asian.

Chrissy Teigen says she's not offended by the term "Oriental," but maybe she should be

"It's a Eurocentric term from a time when people from Asia were seen as lesser human beings."

'Bon Appétit' video of white chef explaining how to eat pho is peak cuisine Columbusing

Here's what happens when a chef whitesplains pho.


So what is bubble tea, exactly? Everything you need to know about the drink and boba balls

Ever wonder what those pearls are actually made of?

'Dead or Alive Xtreme 3' lets you sexually assault a woman in virtual reality

In 'Dead or Alive Xtreme 3,' players can grope a woman while she grimaces and says, "I don't like it."

Humans Probably Didn’t Come to the Americas the Way You Were Taught in School

They probably didn't use the Bering land bridge.

Less than 10% of all network TV characters are played by Asian actors

It's an improvement, but still virtually a wasteland.