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  1. Lifestyle - Books - TRAVEL

    Book review: Walking Home From Mongolia, by Rob Lilwall

    Posted Feb 23rd 2014, 03:49pm by Guy Haydon

    ... Guy Haydon Walking Home From Mongolia by Rob Lilwall Hodder & Stoughton 2.5 stars Guy Haydon Rob Lilwall, a former geography teacher-turned-adventurer living on Lantau Island, has just published a second travel book, Walking Home From Mongolia. The Briton's 5,600km, six-month trek on foot with Northern Irish cameraman Leon McCarron in November 2011 took them from ...

  2. Magazines - Money - TRAVEL

    Out of this world

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

    ... The SXC flights will take off from either Mojave, California, or the Caribbean island of Curacao. It will take about four minutes to get to space, and the spacecraft will be travelling at three ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Hiroshima: an open secret

    Posted Mar 29th 2014, 10:12pm by STEVE POWELL

    ... gravel and enigmatic islands of rock. But what exactly do they represent? Zen expert D.T. Suzuki maintained that Japanese gardens express the spirit of Zen. "It's not something you can ... 1,000 maples, koi ponds, islands, waterfalls, cherry trees, iris and hydrangeas, ensuring that- barring December- there's a different natural wonder to savour each month. Even without ...

  4. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Hot spots: One&Only, Cape Town

    Posted Mar 22nd 2014, 11:20pm by Kate Whitehead

    ... of it (above). What's the resort like? It's huge. So big in fact that there's an island in the middle and a full range of accommodation, near the buzz of the restaurants and hotel lobby (above) or out by the pool (right). The vibe is friendly but not so laid-back that it's all hanging out. This is celebrity-spotting territory and casual means cool. What's on the island ...

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    Travellers' checks

    Posted Mar 29th 2014, 10:11pm by Adam Nebbs

    ... locations that are relevant to the former president. As well as ones to places such as Robben Island (top), the map provides links to 15 lesser-known points of interest, where visitors can obtain ...

  6. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Travellers' checks

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

    ... Adam Nebbs Adam Nebbs Up north Sunny Sanya and the sandy southern shores of Hainan island have seen a rash of new high-end hotels and resorts in the past decade, but Haikou, in the north, ... "Hawaii of China" slogan used to sell the rest of the island, Haikou is an interesting little city, with a good selection of 19th-century European-style architecture (Britain and France both ...

  7. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Travellers' checks

    Posted Mar 16th 2014, 12:31am by Adam Nebbs

    ... Airways, TLX Travel's Koh Samui Luxury Package offers a choice of some of the island's better resorts from HK$8,270 per person (twin share). This price will buy you three nights ...

  8. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Sleeping beauty: lazy ‘Burmese days’ in Mawlamyine

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

    ... for that but the Orwell connection is part of it, too." Not all visitors to the city are on the Orwell trail. Some head immediately to nearby Ogre Island, in the Thanlwin, home not to monsters but to traditional Mon fishing villages and coconut plantations. Others go to Shampoo Island, so called because it is home to a spring once used in an annual hair-washing ritual. The quiet streets that run ...

  9. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Bach of the day

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

    ... Ed Peters The ubiquitous holiday cottage offers cheap and cheerful accommodation during a tour of the top end of New Zealand's North Island, finds Ed Peters Bach of the day Few ... to the silver screen, visitors- 500,000-plus at the last count- have been flocking to Hobbiton, the movie set on New Zealand's North Island, to get a closer look at the Green Dragon Inn, The Mill, ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - TRAVEL

    Hongkongers stranded in Tokyo after deadly snowstorm hits Japan

    Posted Feb 10th 2014, 04:58pm by Ernest Kao, Agence France-Presse, Reuters

    ... on a flight late last night. One of the groups had visited the northern island of Hokkaido. But their flight back to Tokyo was diverted to Nagoya due to heavy snow, and the 32 travellers had to make ...




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