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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Tribal pursuit

    Posted Oct 11th 2014, 10:09pm by TOM CARTER

    ... a rare bird, we approach carefully, so as not to startle them. The women are laughing and the men are smiling. Their friendliness is unexpected. We misinterpret their cordiality. Tom aims his ...

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    The Peninsula Paris

    Posted Sep 28th 2014, 09:15am by Kate Whitehead

    ... of the plane has never been found but a replica of "the white bird" is suspended over the hotel courtyard. Isn't there an aviation-themed bar at the Hong Kong Peninsula? Yes; Michael ...

  3. Magazines - 48hrs - TRAVEL

    Star treks: Hong Kong's best night hikes

    Posted Sep 17th 2014, 11:49pm by Martin Williams

    ... Sargent. "I've been night hiking since I was 13 or 14, looking for snakes. I love wildlife, and you can see a lot more at night — like porcupines, owls and sleeping birds ...

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    Let it rip: surf's up in Shenzhen

    Posted Jul 26th 2014, 11:10pm by THOMAS BIRD

    ... Thomas Bird The little-known beaches of Shenzhen's Dapeng peninsula are nurturing a fledgling culture of surf, sand and sun devotees, writes Thomas Bird Let it rip Reaching deep into the South China Sea, Dapeng marks Shenzhen's eastern periphery. The peninsula is named after a mythological bird first mentioned in the classic collection of Taoist fables Zhuangzi: "When ...

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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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    Walking on water: island hopping the Seto Inland Sea

    Posted Jul 05th 2014, 11:24pm by STEVE POWELL

    ... for occasional clusters of houses; little white-eye birds darting among the branches of the cherry trees; kites swooping low, then wheeling away again. Yet, for a rural idyll, there's a surprising ...

  7. Magazines - 48hrs - TRAVEL

    Weird and wacky: the hidden wonders of Tokyo nightlife

    Posted May 28th 2014, 11:27pm by Charley Lanyon

    ... 7-10-14 Nishi-Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku BIRDS AND BOOZE Although it's not nightlife as such, a discussion of the weird and wacky in Tokyo would be remiss without a mention of Tori no Iru cafes and bars, or bars where there are birds present. They're all the rage in Japan, and it's easy to see why: you can't get much more surreal than enjoying a drink while an owl perches ...

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    The calm after the storm: Ypres, Belgium

    Posted Jun 08th 2014, 12:58am

    ... of the clean-up, some blown up by mines or bombs, others killed by the flu pandemic that claimed more than 50 million lives around the globe. Their tombstones, distinguished by both Roman lettering ...

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    Steeped in history: Wuyishan in Fujian

    Posted Jun 11th 2014, 10:49pm by LUCY GREWCOCK

    ... to its rock-hewn staircase, dramatic panorama of the neighbouring mountains, and its birds-eye views of the meandering river at its base. For easy exploration, hire a local guide. Otherwise, find ...

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    Conservation starters: Cape Town

    Posted May 31st 2014, 11:58pm by Martin Williams

    ... and gardens. In common with many English resorts, there's a seabird colony nearby- but the birds here are African penguins. A boardwalk 2km out of town leads close to several nests on a protected ...




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