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  1. Luxury with a conscience

    Posted Oct 07th 2011, 12:00am

    ... activities at the resort include bird watching, hiking, exploring their Unesco Dry Forest Reserve and spending the day relaxing with herbal hydrotherapy treatments at its Bodyderm Spa. WHAT: Eco ...

  2. Hongkongers have no time for exercise

    Posted Mar 26th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... flights of stair, maybe six if you're energetic, but most people live right up there in the clouds. A good idea would be to take the lift to a few floors below where you live, and hike ...

  3. Island taps tourism potential

    Posted Feb 17th 2012, 12:00am

    ... or hiking to the top of Yushan- 'Jade Mountain'- the tallest peak in northeast Asia. The turning point for the island's tourism industry came in 2008 when an agreement was concluded ...

  4. Idyllic tropical escape

    Posted Jun 15th 2012, 12:00am

    ... for hiking, or enjoy mom-and-pop restaurants and snack bars along the road. Dou Ya Cai, a tiny bar on the island's southwest coast, provides visitors a chance to sip a drink while viewing ...

  5. Zone offers an unforgettable experience

    Posted Feb 18th 2011, 12:00am by Edward Peters

    ... Ed Peters Just about everyone has heard of the DMZ- the 250-kilometre-long demilitarised zone that marks the northern border of South Korea. But the PLZ- the Peace and Life Zone- is a new development that is special. Next to the DMZ and connecting the east and west coasts of the Korean peninsula, the PLZ contains natural wonders and historic monuments, hiking trails and specially built ...

  6. Talkback

    Posted Sep 26th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... forms of transport that are available in Hong Kong, given that the fare hike is excessive. If this happens, it will adversely affect taxi drivers' salaries. Under the new policy, customers ... to allow passengers to negotiate a fare with taxi drivers. I doubt if the present policy will allow for fair competition between taxi drivers. I think this new fare hike is a lose-lose situation ...

  7. Students scale new heights

    Posted Feb 21st 2006, 12:00am by Fox Yi Hu

    ... Tower, which offers an unsurpassed view of the city and surroundings on a clear day, is another hiker-friendly skyscraper. Earlier this month, the fourth Macau Tower Hiking Challenge attracted ...

  8. Importance of heritage top lesson of trip

    Posted Dec 11th 2011, 12:00am

    ... of the world and stayed for different periods of time; some were returnees, others came as a family. Every day we cooked and ate together; sometimes we went hiking locally. We became very close. ...

  9. Adventure to Rock a delight for all ages

    Posted May 19th 2006, 12:00am by Reggie Ho

    ... British traditions remain strong. Victorian buildings line the streets and pubs are a way of life. Hiking up the rock was the most enjoyable moment of my visit. After the quaint Rock Hotel, ... strenuous walk that took two hours, and many tourists chose the cable car instead. The fare includes the entrance fee to the tunnels and other sights. I hiked down from the other side of the rock ...

  10. letters

    Posted Jul 10th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to hike for three days and canoe for three days around Sai Kung. It may be the 'back garden of Hong Kong', but surviving in this pretty part of the territory is extremely hard work. ...




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