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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    About the bush: trekking through Tanzania

    Posted Apr 12th 2014, 11:18pm by Andrea Oschetti

    ... Andrea Oschetti A six-day, 150-kilometre trek through the Tanzanian wilderness offers a sense of purpose a regular safari would not have. Words and pictures by Andrea Oschetti About the bush Mtoto Shakwa is sitting in front of a slow-burning fire, deep in the Tanzanian bush. In his ancient click language, he tells of last night's fight with baboons on a steep ridge ...

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    Arabian heights: a journey through the kingdom of Jordan

    Posted Mar 01st 2014, 11:13pm

    ... for stopping by” kind of way. They’ll point you in the direction of the Roman Theatre and the ancient Citadel, a hilltop fortress that has seen its share of civilisations come and go during the past ...

  3. News - World - TRAVEL

    International tourism numbers surge to 1.1b in 2013

    Posted Jan 21st 2014, 10:17pm by AFP

    ... such as Egypt. Despite those troubles, the number of international tourist arrivals beat expectations by soaring 5 per cent to 1.09 billion, the UN World Tourism Organisation said, tipping further growth ...

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    Hong Kong joins chorus condemning Egypt violence

    Posted Aug 17th 2013, 12:00am by John Carney

    ... John Carney john.carney@scmp.com Black travel warning issued for country; protesters gather outside Egyptian consulate HK joins chorus condemning Egypt violence A demonstration was held outside Egypt's consulate by the League of Social Democrats and Socialist Action yesterday, as the government urged residents to avoid all travel to the country. More than 40 protesters ...

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    Insurance seller in Luxor tragedy to remind clients of exclusions

    Posted Apr 12th 2013, 12:00am by Amy Nip

    ... Amy Nip amy.nip@scmp.com Balloon tragedy in Luxor is a timely reminder A teachers' union that is a licensed insurance seller will remind clients to read the exclusion clauses when buying travel policies, a senior officer says. The Professional Teachers' Union was responding to criticism in the aftermath of a hot-air balloon accident in Luxor, Egypt, in February ...

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    A little bit of haven

    Posted Dec 23rd 2012, 12:00am by ORLANDO CROWCROFT

    ... Orlando Crowcroft El Gouna, Egypt's 'Venice on the Red Sea', has everything you could want from a holiday resort- except, that is, for authenticity. Words by Orlando ... Gouna, on the coast of the Red Sea in southern Egypt, it kind of is. Just over 25 years ago, there was nothing on this arid coastal plain except the ramshackle metropolis of Hurghada, 25 ...

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    Hot spots: Aman Canal Grande, Venice

    Posted Dec 07th 2013, 10:48pm by Adam Nebbs

    ... aristocratic rhythm of the place is surprisingly easy to get used to. Spend some time in the old library, filled with ancient volumes, some of which suggest at least a recreational family connection ...

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    Hot spots: The Bruce Chalet, Lijiang

    Posted Oct 26th 2013, 10:52pm by Sian Powell

    ... expanded) "old town" precincts in and near Lijiang. Once an important town on the ancient Tea Horse Road, which wound through Yunnan to Tibet and beyond, Lijiang has retained a patina ...

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    Intelligent design: a ceramic renaissance in Jiangxi

    Posted Sep 29th 2013, 12:00am by Violet Law

    ... the shards of ornate ancient ware. Upheavals notwithstanding, the ceramics industry here seems to have kept in touch with its traditions. Shiny brass plaques can be seen around town officially ...

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    Deutsch courage: How Germany is using language courses to attract tourists

    Posted Sep 15th 2013, 12:00am by Joyce Man

    ... - on Berlin's Museum Island, its highlight is an ancient bust of Egyptian royal Nefertiti - is before you arrive, rest assured you will after repeatedly informing your classmates, " Ich gehe ins ...




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