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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Remains of the day

    Posted Oct 25th 2014, 10:26pm by Gary Jones

    ... their mimicry skills while on a road trip of the culture-rich Mediterranean nation. Along the way, Coogan and Brydon retrace the European "Grand Tour" steps of English Romantic poets ... in English, Chinese, French, German, Lithuanian, Russian, Greek, Bulgarian, Japanese and other languages. On entering the cemetery in The Trip to Italy, Brydon recites Percy Bysshe Shelley (in ...

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    What to see and do in Kennedy Town

    Posted Oct 22nd 2014, 11:04pm by Christopher Dewolf

    ... The University of Hong Kong's westward creep towards Kennedy Town means the school's newest entrance, the Centennial Gate, is just a short uphill walk from the heart of the neighbourhood. (If ... granite structure that looks like a Chinese version of an English country house. Built in 1924 as a residence for senior Western engineers, the house was restored and reopened earlier this year. ...

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    Cultural awakening

    Posted Oct 25th 2014, 10:26pm by GDN

    ... that was achieved during the administrations of Penalosa and Mockus- the creation of bicycle paths, new schools, the recuperation of public space for citizens- were thwarted by what followed. And while ...

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    Travellers' checks

    Posted Oct 18th 2014, 10:47pm by Adam Nebbs

    ... Memorial without saluting the elephant with 'a backside like a businessman scrambling under a restaurant table for his cheque book'." A champion and protector of English ...

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    Destination: Blackpool

    Posted Oct 04th 2014, 10:09pm

    ... are unlikely to lose sleep over. Blackpool is a survivor, enduring shifts in taste, competition from foreign hot spots and decades of negative media attention. The legendary English beach resort has ...

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    Natural selection

    Posted Sep 28th 2014, 09:15am by Jeff Chu

    ... Music School. We don't have tickets but, years ago, philanthropists endowed the lawn around the open-air symphony hall so that anyone can attend concerts for free. We can hear but not see ... be the whitest place I've visited. The prevailing stereotype seems to be that if you're Asian, you must be a student at the music school. One morning, we hike the Ute Trail. It's ...

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    Destination: Shaxi, Yunnan

    Posted Aug 30th 2014, 11:31pm by CHRIS BARCLAY

    ... Kuixing, encouraging students to do well in school; another might centre on a local god that protects its village or promotes prosperity. Until recently, the largest of these temples, a former ... involved excavating building walkways and hall floors down to the original foundations, installing pavers and replacing second-storey wooden floors. Next came new stonework around the tree ...

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    School of cool: study Italy's most famous dessert at Carpigiani Gelato University

    Posted Jul 12th 2014, 11:21pm by Gary Jones

    ... gelato like an old-school Italian artisan, and I've signed up for the first module in its month-long "Become a Gelatiere" training programme. Over five days I will sample more ... Italians make up half of that total, and other Europeans another 30 per cent, interest from Asia and South America is on the rise. Though my lessons are conducted in English, courses are also held ...

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    Travellers' checks

    Posted Sep 21st 2014, 09:09am by Adam Nebbs

    ... if they would stay on and discover the snowy charms of the Alps. So successful was this promotion that word soon spread and visiting Switzerland in the winter became the thing to do for affluent English ...

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    Destination: Georgia

    Posted Sep 21st 2014, 09:09am by Tim Pile

    ... sale" signs in English suggest foreign money is helping to bankroll the makeover. It's never gratifying to see locals selling property that has been in the family for decades, ...




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