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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Hot spots: Hotel Clover 33 Jalan Sultan, Singapore

    Posted Oct 04th 2014, 10:09pm

    ... Jonathan Hopfner Singapore’s got plenty of good hotels, why would we stay at this one? In a word, character. While Singapore generally does a better job of preserving its historic architecture than certain other Asian financial centres (cough, cough … we’re looking at you, Hong Kong), heritage-style accommodation options have long been confined to extremes – the cheap ...

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    Mellow yellow: the Canary Islands

    Posted May 03rd 2014, 11:08pm by Tim Pile

    ... and a skip from Saharan Africa, the Spanish-owned islands- there are seven main ones- are ideal for a multi-centre holiday. Flights and ferries between them are plentiful and each landmass has its ... days prior to the global financial crisis is to blame. Some properties look as if they've never been lived in. Goats outnumber people on Fuerteventura so I have the rural roads almost ...

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    Travellers' checks

    Posted May 03rd 2014, 11:08pm by Adam Nebbs

    ... HK$922,000 per person (twin share), which, not surprisingly, covers full board and activities (and, indeed, a free Rimowa carry-on suitcase for any travellers of that financial calibre who don't ... which is offered from HK$2,690. Better options, closer to the centre of town, include the Swissotel Nai Lert Park (from HK$3,090), on Wireless Road, the Dusit Thani (from HK$3,390), in Silom, ...

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    Hot spots: the Greenwich Hotel, New York

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

    ... from the financial district. Is it a good place for sleepers? I'd say so. Providing the sort of space that most New Yorkers can only dream about, each of the 88 guest rooms, which include ... with a wet room, another a couples retreat, are complemented by a pool (top) and a boutique fitness centre designed by De Niro's personal trainer. Timbers are lantern-lit, bathing the space ...

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    Immersion therapy: Selaya, Spain

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

    ... by the financial crisis and that unemployment was high in this area, but we weren't prepared for quite how bad it would be. Talk in the cafes is that unemployment stands at more than 50 per cent ... livestock. People reap the benefits of being more in touch with the land and it is not unusual for someone in the centre of town to have a goat and chickens in their back garden. A car mechanic ...

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    Kings of the castles

    Posted Aug 25th 2013, 12:00am by Keith Mundy

    ... of each other, two chateaux in Provence, France, boast virtually the same name but entirely different characters. What they do share is recent reinvention as artistic centres by famous new owners. ... Bourgeois spider; rising out of another is Hiroshi Sugimoto's Infinity, a stainless-steel cone that curves and tapers to a high point. Leaving the Art Centre, as the building is called, ...



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