Already known the world over for its baths, coffee and sweet Turkish delights, Turkey is on the road to adding another item to its roster of specialities: the moustache. Lip whiskers remain a highly sought-after mark of manliness in Turkey and the Middle East to the point that the naturally less hairy are increasingly seeking out moustache transplants at the hands of Turkish cosmetic surgeons.
Namibia is sere but breathtaking, with an impressive canyon, otherworldly landscapes, posh lodges and a town right out of Bavaria. And the night sky? Impressive. Pictured: Sossusvlei, the country's top attraction.