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National Kaohsiung Centre for the Arts, Taiwan

This sleek and chic performing arts centre in Taiwan not only gives visitors the chance to view music, dance and theatre performances, but take part in them too. The team run a host of workshops including circus skills session with the Weiwuying Circus troupe

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Mori Building Digital Art, Tokyo

Japan threw open the doors to the world’s first digital art museum last year. Created by the digital art collective teamLab, this unique museum uses 520 computers to treat you to a sensory overload. You are encouraged to get lost between the installations and create your own journey.

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VAC Library, Hanoi

The VAC Library in Vietnam is a space of pure imagination. Part library, part climbing frame, part farm… this eco-chic hideaway teaches kids about the environment with the help of solar powered aquaponics, vegetables, a koi carp pond and books.

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Xiqu Centre, Hong Kong

Visitors step through the ‘curtains’ of the Xiqu Centre in Kowloon, Hong Kong into a grand theatre that celebrates Chinese traditional theatre. Overlooking the Victoria Harbour, the theatre is as pretty as its backdrop with sculpted walls that look like ripples on the water. Look out for film screenings, workshops and intimate performances complete with tea and dim sum in the Tea House Theatre. The great place to spend time for that perfect weekend in Hong Kong.

05
Statue Of Unity, India

The world’s tallest statue was unveiled in October 2018 in Gujarat, India. The 182-metre tall copper statue is of Indian statesman Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, who was the first Home minster of independent India. Part of the statue was created from the iron from farming equipment donated by local farmers. It features a museum, memorial garden and viewing gallery.

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  • Spend a night stargazing in a camp in the heart of the desert
  • See the varying landscapes from desert oases to the Atlas Mountains
  • Visit famous film locations including Stars Wars and Game of Thrones
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  • See famous artworks by Spain’s most celebrated artists

  • Enjoy a pintxos tour of San Sebastian with a local

  • Go wine tasting in La Rioja, Spain’s most renowned wine region

  • Discover the futuristic architecture of Bilbao

  • Explore Catalan Modernism with a tour of Gaudi’s most extravagant architecture

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  • Drive around Havana in a classic 1950s convertible car
  • Hike along the stunning Vinales Valley while learning about local life
  • Visit Moncada Barracks and Revolution Square in Santiago
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