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  1. Magazines - 48hrs - TRAVEL

    48 hours in Beijing

    Posted Apr 09th 2014, 10:52pm by KAWAI WONG

    ... European cuisine, it is located in a renovated 600-year-old ancestral hall, which was briefly taken over during the Cultural Revolution and used as a factory. The facade of Temple is quintessential ... the people ['Jet Li owns these hutongs'; 'this one belongs to a bastardised line of a Qing emperor'] and the language [the origins of some Chinese proverbs]. If you're lucky, ...

  2. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    About the bush: trekking through Tanzania

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

    ... of the economic value of their culture. They are true hunter-gatherers; they have no crops, no cattle, no permanent shelters. They are one of the oldest people on Earth. Many Tanzanians consider them ... thought education would destroy our culture. Today we encourage children to go to school," says Ole Dorup, the chief of Misigiyo village. The preservation of the Maasai's identity is his ...

  3. Magazines - Money - TRAVEL

    Out of this world

    Posted Apr 06th 2014, 10:28pm by Denise Tsang

    ... in space, the 287-page report said the number of Chinese tourists going abroad is growing at “a pace that defies gravity”. Departures, which hit a record of 100 million last year, is expected ... tourism infrastructure. “Explosive projected growth in outbound Greater China travel numbers offers immense opportunity for countries to benefit from Chinese tourists’ desire for new experiences ...

  4. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Hot spots: Sheraton Huzhou Hot Spring Resort, Zhejiang

    Posted Mar 29th 2014, 10:11pm by Fionnuala McHugh

    ... 39 private guest villas and 21 treatment rooms. You can bathe in milk, Chinese herbs or red wine (lovers of kitsch will savour the huge wine bottle that dispenses this antioxidant into one ...

  5. News - World - TRAVEL

    More Western hotels welcoming their Chinese guests in Putonghua

    Posted Nov 12th 2013, 10:28pm by NYT

    ... Chinese business teach their front desk staff and reservations agents basic cultural information. Guests from China are not assigned to rooms that include the number four, which is considered ... and hotels are taking notice. Across Europe and the United States, back-office planners and front desk clerks are learning Chinese customs to attract the new travellers and keep them returning. ...

  6. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Travellers' checks

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

    ... usually be had for less than HK$1,000 and a visit to the cultural end of the island (discouragingly referred to in the 19th century by one visitor as "a dank, poisonous land unfit for normal ... when all the luxury resorts show respect for local culture by strongly encouraging guests to remain on site, away from the outside world and its appealing and reasonably priced local ...

  7. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Immersion therapy: Selaya, Spain

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

    ... Matthew Cooper When Briton Matthew Cooper and his family moved from Hong Kong to Selaya, in rural Spain, he learned that diving headfirst into another culture can be fraught ... in a bar or restaurant. And I enjoyed learning a language and the insight it gave me into another culture. It was hard to leave and the goodbyes were inevitably followed by the question: "Are ...

  8. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Sleeping beauty: lazy ‘Burmese days’ in Mawlamyine

    Posted Mar 16th 2014, 12:30am by David Eimer

    ... But they're gradually being sold off and some will become hotels." None of the city's churches are in need of refurbishment. They remain busy with worshippers, as do the Hindu and Chinese ...

  9. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Istanbul: crossing cultural bridges

    Posted Jun 02nd 2013, 12:00am by Tim Pile

    ... Mainland Chinese tourists lean against the rails to photograph the receding city skyline and restless waterborne traffic. We could be heading to Cheung Chau or Lamma but this is Turkey and I'm ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Bach of the day

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

    ... and one Chinese takeaway. Waipu- founded by tough Caledonian immigrants in the 19th century and 15 minutes' drive away- ticks all the boxes and, strolling along the nigh deserted main (only) ...




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