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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    The tastes of Taipei

    Posted Mar 24th 2013, 12:00am

    ... in subsequent centuries by the Dutch, Spanish and Japanese. In 1949, at the end of the Chinese civil war, Chiang Kai-shek and his defeated Nationalist army took some of China’s most accomplished chefs ...

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    Travellers' checks

    Posted Jun 21st 2014, 11:51pm by Adam Nebbs

    ... Express Travel is offering three nights for the price of two at a couple of Chiang Mai's better resorts from July 1 until the end of August. Spa Suites at the Dhara Dhevi Chiang Mai (below; ... nights' accommodation, these prices include round-trip, economy-class flights with Dragonair and travel insurance. Cheaper options include two nights at the Veranda Chiang Mai from HK$2,290 which ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - TRAVEL

    Protesting cruise ship passengers not bullies, says lawmaker Ann Chiang

    Posted Feb 07th 2014, 01:24pm by Amy Nip

    ... said amid criticism that they caused unnecessary delays. "They are not bullies. They refused to leave because they had limited bargaining power," said Ann Chiang Lai-wan, one of about 300 passengers who refused to leave the Costa Victoria on Thursday, unhappy at the level of compensation offered for missing a stop in Vietnam's Ha Long Bay. Chiang said she ...

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    Travellers' checks

    Posted Apr 05th 2014, 10:43pm by Adam Nebbs

    ... at the hotel's website. This can be more swiftly reached with the help of Google than through www.marriott.com. Deal of the week Cathay Pacific Holidays' Chiang Mai Bonus Night Promotion offers three nights for the price of two at a choice of four hotels. The cheapest of these, the Mercure Chiang Mai, is priced (per person, twin share) from an unusually affordable HK$1,700 including ...

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    Hot spots: 137 Pillars House, Chiang Mai

    Posted Dec 02nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Christina Pfeiffer What is it? Tucked away in the back streets of the historic Wat Gate area, this luxury boutique hotel brings more than a dash of colonial glamour to Chiang Mai, northern Thailand. Opened in March, the 30-suite hotel is centred on a huge, century-old teak house built by the British-owned Borneo Company, which controlled the timber trade here as far back as the 1880s. ...

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    Travellers' checks

    Posted Apr 12th 2014, 11:17pm by Adam Nebbs

    ... resorts are "synonymous with some of the most stunning and exotic destinations in the world" when they have names such as Anantara Chiang Mai Resort & Spa and Anantara Angkor Resort ...

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    Travellers' checks

    Posted Feb 15th 2014, 10:59pm by Adam Nebbs

    ... North Atlantic to South Pacific is now available for pre-order and preview at amazon.co.uk. Minor delight Following its surprising and swift takeover of The Chedi Chiang Mai late last year, the Minor Hotel Group rebranded the property as the Anantara Chiang Mai Resort & Spa. With a foothold already in northern Thailand, at the Anantara Golden Triangle Elephant Camp & Resort ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - TRAVEL

    Travel body probes sunken barge claim after Vietnam cruise protest

    Posted Feb 09th 2014, 04:13am by Emily Tsang

    ... that passengers had "hijacked" the ship. Pro-establishment lawmaker Ann Chiang Lai-wan, who had been on the cruise, has denied a suggestion that the protesters were "bullies", while ...

  9. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Travellers' checks

    Posted Feb 08th 2014, 10:46pm by Adam Nebbs

    ... Resort & Spa (top) in Chiang Mai, Thailand, actually delivers, with a pleasantly exclusive 11 suites. With fewer than two dozen guests sharing a full-service restaurant, a piano lounge ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Travellers' checks

    Posted Nov 16th 2013, 10:30pm by Adam Nebbs

    ... that island to Chiang Mai, in northern Thailand, from December 1. So now you have the option of a convenient side trip, or a triangular route using Dragonair's Chiang Mai service, if you can find a travel agent who can be bothered to arrange that for you. Anyone planning a stay at the popular Chedi Chiang Mai (top), meanwhile, should note that its manage-ment company, GHM, seems to have had ...




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