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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Well healed: the sights and scars of Sarajevo

    Posted Jun 29th 2014, 12:47am by Tim Pile

    ... But for the ingenuity of a besieged population, however, things would have been far worse. The suburb of Butmir remained free territory and it was from here that an 800-metre tunnel was constructed linking ...

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    Hot spots: Dhensa Boutique Resort, Punakha

    Posted Jun 21st 2014, 11:51pm by Simon Parry

    ... Simon Parry Simon Parry Dhensa Boutique Resort, Punakha, Bhutan Sounds exotic and remote … where is Bhutan exactly? Bhutan is a small Buddhist kingdom with a population of just 750,000 tucked away in the Himalayas between India, Tibet and Nepal. It's as exotic and expensive as it is obscure. The Bhutanese got television for the first time just 15 years ago, and, in a ploy ...

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    The final frontier: Ha Giang, Vietnam

    Posted Apr 20th 2014, 12:36am

    ... need to register and receive a permit to travel through the area. This dates back to the conflict that arose in the early 1990s between the Hmong population of Vietnam and China. We have been ...

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    Double feature: Venice and Ljubljana

    Posted Apr 05th 2014, 10:45pm

    ... population and the operation to keep the invading hordes fed and watered begins in the small hours. Unsightly municipal barges chug along the Grand Canal weighed down with LPG gas bottles and pallets ...

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    Bach of the day

    Posted Mar 08th 2014, 11:30pm by ED PETERS

    ... rubber-neckers are the antithesis of a country that's defined by its wide open spaces and scant population. Few New Zealand homes lack a garden, and many folk have a second home, a holiday cottage ... population, and night is drawing in, wild partying is not on the agenda. There again, there's no reason why a bach holiday shouldn't include a distinct honeymoon element, ...

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    Immersion therapy: Selaya, Spain

    Posted Mar 22nd 2014, 11:20pm by MATT COOPER

    ... in Cantabria, with an annual tourist population of about 13, in which to begin our adventure. The contrast with Hong Kong could not have been greater.   SELAYA'S MAIN STREET is surrounded by huge ...

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    Sleeping beauty: lazy ‘Burmese days’ in Mawlamyine

    Posted Mar 16th 2014, 12:30am by David Eimer

    ... the majority of the population. Their presence accounts for the many pagodas, the spires of which constitute the only high-rises in Mawlamyine. A ride south on a creaking bus offers more reminders ...

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    Arabian heights: a journey through the kingdom of Jordan

    Posted Mar 01st 2014, 11:13pm

    ... swept the region. That could also have something to do with the tolerance of his subjects, though. Jordan takes in more refugees per head of population than any other country. Millions ...

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    Destination: the "green" beach towns of Uruguay

    Posted Jan 18th 2014, 10:40pm by GDN

    ... Uruguay claims to have invented the grassy-tasting tea-like infusion- one of many claims contested by its neighbour Argentina- and the entire population seems openly addicted to it. Almost ... guesthouses and rentable cabins, most without running water and almost all without electricity. Every bed is occupied in January, as the winter population of about 50 swells to thousands. Many ...

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    Blasts from the past: a steam-powered taste of old China

    Posted Jan 11th 2014, 10:47pm by DAVID AKAST

    ... essentially untouched by the economic changes of the past 35 years. Bagou's population fell from 20,000 to less than 1,500 when its coal mine closed, leaving hospitals, schools and miners' ...




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