Explore the Desert Castles of Jordan Jordan

Nadia Saary heads east from the capital of Jordan, Amman, to discover the country’s famed desert castles. It’s bleak as we head out on the highway from the bustling city of Amman. The city disappears along with its endless ribbons of development, to be replaced by a barren land of sand and basalt. Wherever you look is desert or road. Dusty and busy with trucks...

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The capital of Malaysia isn’t the oldest city on the planet but it has its fair share of historic sites amid a dazzling catalogue of modern buildings. Kuala Lumpur is little more than 150 years old and in that time has seen a 19th century economic boom thanks to tin, a dreadful fire, a huge flood, decades of British rule and Japanese occupation during the...

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