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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    About the bush: trekking through Tanzania

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

    ... into a landscape of spiked acacias and thorn bushes, hunting for birds. Each morning a few tourists get pricked and scratched trying to keep up with the hunters. The Hadza are becoming aware ... soda lake constrained by the cliffs of the Serengeti Plateau, the Crater Highlands and the Alipi escarpment. Leopards, hippos, monkeys and a variety of birds live on the meadows along ...

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    Travellers' checks

    Posted Mar 22nd 2014, 11:19pm by Adam Nebbs

    ... Travel is already offering early bird tickets with discounts of up to 25 per cent for those planning to make the trip. A useful chart showing all the ticket categories and prices can be found ...

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    Immersion therapy: Selaya, Spain

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

    ... looked out into a neighbour's field and saw as many as 30 vultures, huge birds with a wingspan of nearly three metres, feasting on a dead sheep. Apparently they occasionally fly in from ...

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    Bach of the day

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

    ... family a couple of hundred metres away, and the pukeko birds that peck their way thoughtfully along the beach, we have- with more than a little sense of déjà vu- the place to ourselves. Absolute ...

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    Giant strides: elephant eco-tours in Botswana

    Posted Feb 22nd 2014, 11:39pm by Martin Williams

    ... a cub almost dozes on the remains of a young impala, looking as content as a house cat sated on cream. There's a wonderful variety of birds here, too. Lilac-breasted rollers are extravagantly colourful crow relatives that perch on branches and swoop after insects. Gathered at small pools are water birds ranging in size from plovers to 1.5-metre-tall storks with pied plumage ...

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    Northern exposure: a tour through North Korea’s top end

    Posted Feb 15th 2014, 10:59pm

    ... of making someone smile. Mount Chilbo is home to 750 species of plants, 20 species of animals and 40 species of birds. It’s on Unesco’s “tentative list” for heritage status. It has many ...

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    Travellers' checks

    Posted Dec 23rd 2012, 12:00am by Adam Nebbs

    ... on the hotel's website at www.whotels.com/guangzhou.   Frozen birds  Angry Birds addicts of all ages can engage in a life-size version of the game at the Harbin Ice Festival, which officially gets going early next month. Parent company Rovio isn't giving much away about what the Angry Birds Experience will offer, other than that it will cover 10,000 square metres and feature huge ice ...

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    Hot spots: Jumby Bay Resort, Antigua

    Posted Dec 14th 2013, 10:27pm by Mark Footer

    ... other traffic on the island: staff golf buggies. Is there anything else to do? Tennis with the resident pro? A snorkelling trip in the resort's boat over to nearby Bird Island, where ...

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    Rolling in the isles: A spin around Antigua

    Posted Nov 30th 2013, 10:57pm

    ... to work the sugar plantations that covered it in the 1680s. Slavery was abolished in 1834 and on November 1, 1981, Antigua and Barbuda gained independence, with Sir Vere Cornwall Bird, the second ... where American Airlines (www.aa.com) has a daily service to Antigua’s VC Bird International Airport.   ...

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    Rich returns: Catalonia’s Cuban legacy

    Posted Dec 07th 2013, 10:48pm

    ... to an internationally renowned beverage. Others made their fortune trading textiles or guano – fertiliser made from the excrement of sea birds. However, the good times were cut short in 1879 by a disastrous ...




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