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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Hot spots: Artishow, L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue, France

    Posted May 31st 2014, 11:58pm by Keith Mundy

    ... 90-square-metre Prével features Chinese antique furniture and a modern sofa set that can seat a dozen people. The shiny Vasarely plays op art tricks on you. The Max B (below) has a four-poster bed ... L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue is a centre of antiques and bric-a-brac dealing, with many streets lined with dealers' stalls at weekends and thronged with buyers. Built on the River Sorgue, the town has many water ...

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    Diamond in the dust: a tour of India's desert museum

    Posted May 28th 2014, 11:27pm by AMBIKA BEHAL

    ... and it is possible to visit them all by horseback over a few days, seeing the antiquated way of life in rural areas along the way. "It is the spirit of the people that has made this place so ... feel and there are beautifully painted walls and ceilings, and antiques throughout. The hotel has a pool, spa and temple and is walking distance from the town.  mandawahotels.com • Desert ...

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    Hot spots: Belmond Hotel Caruso, Ravello

    Posted May 17th 2014, 11:06pm

    ... of romance, then, would you say? Most definitely; this is an old palace after all. Roses, bougainvillea and the famous regional lemon trees and airy Mediterraneanstyle rooms with archways and antiques ...

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    Hot spots: Pointe Sud, Sri Lanka

    Posted May 03rd 2014, 11:08pm by ED PETERS

    ... for his wife. Many of the fittings, such as window and door frames, are antiques, sourced from various parts of Sri Lanka. The current owner, a British entrepreneur, installed the 15-metre ...

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    Walk this way: Hong Kong’s oldest neighbourhood, Tai Ping Shan, gets a makeover

    Posted May 07th 2014, 10:49pm by Christopher Dewolf

    ... a sprawling Hollywood Road showcase of the world’s largest private collection of Chinese antique furniture. Founder Peter Fung conceived the museum as a place where visitors would be able to both look ...

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    Hot spots: Hostal Dos Reis Catolicos, Santiago de Compostela, Spain

    Posted Mar 08th 2014, 11:30pm by Keith Mundy

    ... the guest starry-eyed. To walk wide corridors furnished with antiques and El Greco replicas is to enter a richly Hispanic dream world. It seems to have other names. Why the confusion? The most ...

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    Hot spots: Terminal 2, Mumbai Airport

    Posted Feb 22nd 2014, 11:38pm by Amrit Dhillon

    ... antique stone spouts of the kind found in temples. When passengers walk past, they can touch the spouts, each one striking a different musical note. The immigration area in arrivals is flanked ...

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    Hot spots: Aman Canal Grande, Venice

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

    ... d'acqua, you step into another world, which at first can feel overwhelming. Once you've settled in and explored the several floors of splendid antiquities and artworks, however, the slow, ...

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    Travellers' checks

    Posted Dec 14th 2013, 10:27pm by Adam Nebbs

    ... News website reports that "The Council of Ministers has entrusted the Saudi Commission for Tourism and Antiquities with the task of issuing tourist visas on the basis of certain ...

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    Intelligent design: a ceramic renaissance in Jiangxi

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

    ... and rococo." And fakes. As demand for the real thing grows, so does that for lookalikes. By some estimates, nearly four out of every five porcelain "antiques" with a fake emperor's seal can be traced to a Jingdezhen kiln. Fake antiques sail easily through unreliable scientific tests, making their way into collectors' homes and, in at least one instance, the Palace ...




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