It's the people that make a place, and with a few simple questions the doors can open from the inside. Local characters reveal their secrets and shine a light on the places they call home.
- Waves and Woks
Hawaii proves to be more than just big waves, smouldering volcanoes, and a laid-back shaka vibe.
- Frida Kahlo
Behind the walls of La Casa Azul in Coyoacàn, Mexico City, lived one of Mexico's most celebrated and troubled artists.
- Girl Power on Phuket
The statues at the island's largest roundabout guide many lost drivers, but who are they?
- Good fortune in Bali
Since Julia Roberts graced its mystical shores, Bali's fortunes have improved considerably.
- Low price to live large
AirAsia's CEO, Tassapon Bijleveld, has steered the airline from its first flight in 2002 to over 100 million passengers and counting.
- Gaudi designs
Architectural observations might not be considered a standard holiday activity, but in Barcelona, one artist makes it hard to resist.