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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Rant: Beach bummers

    Posted Sep 28th 2014, 09:14am by Adam Wright

    ... Adam Wright Beach bummers We Hongkongers have become so sensitive about mainland tourists having a tinkle on the street or flicking away a cigarette butt it seems everyone has turned ... home- completely trashed by day trippers. Where did all this rubbish come from? We didn't see any buses packed with mainland tourists streaming into the village. Did it blow in from over ...

  2. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    City scope: all change in Chinatown

    Posted Oct 11th 2014, 10:09pm by Petti Fong

    ... in downtown Vancouver is being targeted by Western developers and mainland Chinese buyers, neither of whom have any interest in retaining the traditional shops or cheap rental apartments. When ... it's dirty, it's not a tourist destination.'" On the side of Rennie's building are the words "Everything will be alright", but from certain angles, the last word ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Travellers' checks

    Posted Oct 18th 2014, 10:47pm by Adam Nebbs

    ... architecture, Ian Nairn wrote many books in its defence, but to the wider world he is best remembered for Nairn's London, which has probably guided as many locals as tourists around the capital. ... abandoned gasworks, gardens, East End markets, churches, a Gothic cinema and 27 pubs- as well as the more familiar tourist sights) still remains. Nairn's London is published by Penguin ...

  4. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    My life: Lee Hadwin

    Posted Oct 18th 2014, 10:47pm by Stuart Heaver

    ... that's fine with me as long as you like it. I got a right bashing for doing an exhibition at Ripley's (tourist attraction in London) last year, but my art is for everyone. In the art world ...

  5. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Home tweet home

    Posted Oct 18th 2014, 10:47pm by Luke Duggleby

    ... organisation overseeing smaller groups in the provinces. It was established in response to a specific turn of events: in July 2011, the mainland closed its doors to Southeast Asian bird nests. It had ... excessively high concentrations of nitrate were found in nests. Stories emerged that mainlanders had taught the Malaysians how to use chemical nitrate to turn white nests orange or red, colours ...

  6. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: class cutting

    Posted Oct 18th 2014, 10:47pm by Jason Wordie

    ... Jason Wordie A lack of etiquette among mainland visitors is a legacy of the communist era, writes Jason Wordie Class cutting Hong Kong is a society whose people, historically, have ... such actions would today be seen as ridiculous. Gross, rustic habits displayed by contemporary mainland visitors often have as their basis the legacy of the Mao Zedong era – which exulted the peasant ...

  7. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Coast effective? The mammoth task of ridding Hong Kong's beaches of plastic rubbish

    Posted Oct 18th 2014, 10:47pm by Angie Bucu

    ... plastics are accepted by the mainland while lower-quality materials are stored or shipped to countries in Southeast Asia. Community recycling efforts can be more easily traced. Many send ... plastic products and clothes, but the bulk is exported to the mainland and other Asian countries. The EPD blueprint does not provide for an expansion of plastic recycling in Hong Kong. However, ...

  8. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    Film review: My Voice, My Life

    Posted Oct 15th 2014, 10:30pm by Yvonne Teh

    ... province's Yingzhou district, director-producer-editor Yang has lived on the mainland and is often described as a Chinese-American director. However, she was born in Hong Kong and her filmography ...

  9. Magazines - 48hrs - ARTS

    Arts preview: Cui Xinming's Journey to the East investigates the modern era

    Posted Oct 15th 2014, 10:31pm by Vanessa Yung

    ... Text: Vanessa Yung Modern life in colour Many of CuiXinming's paintings, especially those created before 2012, depict a single room. It is not just any rented room, but the place the mainland artist called home for three years when he was studying for his master's degree. While the inspiration and objects in his paintings are taken from his daily life — he photographs ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Tribal pursuit

    Posted Oct 11th 2014, 10:09pm by TOM CARTER

    ... motivation. She may well be the first mainland woman to have backpacked across the country. "I myself wouldn't say I'm the first ever Chinese female to backpack around India," she ... and economic cooperation between the stirring Asian giants are a priority for his administration, yet the average mainlander knows little about the subcontinent beyond what is reported in the news. ...




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