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    Birdwatching in the wetlands and marshes of Deep Bay

    Posted Mar 26th 2014, 11:35pm by Martin Williams

    ... insects over ponds, and thousands of shorebirds feast on the mudflats, refuelling for onward journeys. With warm southerlies, many birds depart. Knowing tidal forecasts can also help ... sloping wet mud. Sandpipers and other shorebirds feed there, and until around mid-April there might be lingering winter birds such as ducks and black-faced spoonbills. The spoonbills ...

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    10 things to do in Dhaka

    Posted Apr 02nd 2014, 10:44pm by Jamie Carter

    ... painted images of Bollywood film stars, animals and birds on the back plates, and even on the hoods, this is folk art at its best and gives the city a unique look. Cycle rickshaws are a great way ...

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    Sandat Glamping Tents in Ubud: let luxury be your canvas

    Posted Mar 19th 2014, 11:19pm by HOLLY MCDONALD

    ... the mesh window in the bathroom, and I look out on a copse of trees that's a salve to city eyes. You'd think it would be quiet, but the daytime humming of cicadas and singing of birds ...

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    Pangulasian Island offers luxury with an eco edge

    Posted Feb 26th 2014, 10:35pm by Amy Russell

    ... viewing deck, looking out for lizards, birds and monkeys along the way. Of course, you can always just stay put in your villa- there are worse places to be than these spacious beachside ...

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    10 things to do in Busan

    Posted Feb 12th 2014, 11:26pm by Daniel Allen

    ... Located in the middle of Haeundae beach and home to 250 species and 35,000 varieties of fish, algae, amphibians, birds and reptiles, this aquarium is the best in the country and one ...

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    Parahawking in Nepal takes thrill-seekers to new heights

    Posted Jun 13th 2013, 12:00am by Phillippa Stewart

    ... we're going parahawking with a bird of prey. I first meet "Kevin", a beautiful Egyptian vulture, on a bumpy car ride up to the launch pad. Nepal is the home of this new sport developed by bird trainer Scott Mason. Birds used by Mason's Parahawking team are rescue birds that were unable to be rehabilitated and returned to the wild. The company is trying to raise awareness- ...

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    Water sports take off in Goa

    Posted Oct 03rd 2013, 12:00am by Pavan Shamdasani

    ... family escape during monsoon. fahrenheitgoa.com   KAYAKING Who's it for? Early birds with a passion for discovering hidden spots. Why do it? The serene Indian Ocean makes it the slow-boat ... past and endless flocks of fearless birds just inches away. Who runs it? Goa Kayaking ( goakayaking.com ) offers a number of rental options, including single-day trips, six-day safaris ...

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    Instant charmer: Vietnam's Anantara resort in Hoi An

    Posted Oct 30th 2013, 10:41pm by Tessa Chan

    ... veils and lanterns, and leaves wrapped around pillars and twisted into origami-style birds- a scene fit for a marriage proposal. Although our dinner gets off to a less than auspicious start- my ...

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    Chasing tigers in the Sundarbans

    Posted Nov 13th 2013, 10:29pm by Jamie Carter

    ... Kingfisher beers, not birds. "So did you see the man-eating tigers?" asks a fellow tourist after discovering I've been in the Sundarbans. "No, I didn't," I confess, ...

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    There be dragons: Indonesia's Komodo National Park

    Posted Oct 23rd 2013, 10:41pm by HOLLY MCDONALD

    ... currents, and he swims with them for a good 10 minutes. They glide around him like great prehistoric birds, giving him the highlight of his trip. Komodo National Park, which is located just off ...




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