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  1. Magazines - 48hrs - TRAVEL

    Beyond the casinos: Where to find the sights and sounds of old Macau

    Posted Jul 09th 2014, 10:31pm by Christopher Dewolf, Bernice Chan, DARREN WEE

    ... was very different when the Portuguese were here," says Macau-born photographer James Chu. The casino boom has brought money and crowds to the former Portuguese colony, but before the handover ... in mushroom sauce.   FAMILIES Macau's mix of history, casinos and natural beauty make it a fun getaway for all ages. "It's a very small territory," says long-term Macau resident ...

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    Travellers' checks

    Posted Jun 29th 2014, 12:47am by Adam Nebbs

    ... casino-free Macau break, later in the year. Texas holdem Two new air routes between Hong Kong and the United States have been launched this month, with American Airlines now flying to Dallas, ...

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    Deauville's advocate

    Posted Feb 08th 2014, 10:46pm

    ... that would lay the foundations for the town’s future – the sprawling casino, the two racetracks, the hotels and the private villas – were still falling into place. The story goes that Chanel wanted ... and majestic Casino Barriere de Deauville to provide a windbreak that keeps the main shopping and cafe district sheltered from the worst of the elements. Sometimes, especially during the winter ...

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    Hot spots: the Greenwich Hotel, New York

    Posted Mar 16th 2014, 12:31am by Carol West

    ... with warmth and well-being, while freshly squeezed fruit juices, light spa meals and sake are always on hand. Would I have to win big at a casino to pay for it all? The rooms aren't cheap, put ...

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    Hot Spots: Altira Macau

    Posted Nov 09th 2013, 10:27pm by Olivia Rosenman

    ... Olivia Rosenman Olivia Rosenman Altira Macau A boutique casino resort? Really? Absolutely. The Altira has 216 rooms, a fraction of the number offered by most Macau casino hotels. ... and the non-stop light shows of Macau's casinos can be enjoyed from the roof-top bar (top left). If you're scared of heights, avoid the infinity-edge pool on the 16th floor (top right); ...

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    Rich returns: Catalonia’s Cuban legacy

    Posted Dec 07th 2013, 10:48pm

    ... patio of the Hotel Romantic. In Carrer Francesc Guma, you can’t miss the palatial corner building with Roman-style murals on the outside. This is the Casino Prado Suburense, ... Festival. Between 1892 and 1899 Barcelona-born artist and writer Santiago Rusinol held his moderniste festivals at the Casino. Rusinol helped turn Sitges into a haven for artists and intellectuals. ...

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    Destination: the "green" beach towns of Uruguay

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

    ... in the 1950s, when the post-war investment boom saw a small fishing village grow into a vertical cluster of casinos and luxury hotels, attracting the biggest stars in the world. Punta del Este has since ...

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    Hot spots: 1888 Hotel, Sydney

    Posted Oct 06th 2013, 12:00am by Stephen Lacey

    ... If you've cleaned up on the roulette tables at The Star casino down the road, splurge on The Williamson; a 36-square-metre suite with a private entrance. The guest room decor is simple but elegant, ...

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    Hot spots: Hôtel Royal Barrière, Deauville, France

    Posted Apr 21st 2013, 12:00am by MAT SCOTT

    ... complete with casinos, race tracks, a golf course and polo grounds- and the Hôtel Royal Barrière Deauville has remained its spiritual centre ever since its elegant drapes were first drawn, on July ... The historic Casino Barrière de Deauville is next door and you can amble over to the races at either the Hippodrome Deauville-La Touque or the Clairefontaine track, when they are in season. The more ...

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    Hot spots: The Darling, Sydney

    Posted Aug 19th 2012, 12:00am by Christina Pfeiffer

    ... many luxury hotels in Sydney, why should I stay here? Well, for starters, anyone planning to visit a casino will find the hotel conveniently located within The Star complex (something to bear in mind, perhaps, should the security situation in Macau continue to deteriorate). An A$870 million (HK$7.1 billion) refurbishment of the casino complex has recently been completed, delivering 20 ...




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