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  1. Falling branch injures mainland tourist

    Posted Mar 29th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Cheung Chi-fai A 60-year-old mainland tourist walking near a path leading to Wong Tai Sin Temple was hurt when a branch fell from a tree and hit his leg. The man, part of a tour group, was heading to the temple at about 9am when he was struck by a 6-metre-long branch, which fell from a 15-metre-high tree in a car park on a government site. He was admitted to Queen Elizabeth Hospital ...

  2. Who said it?

    Posted Feb 11th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Princess Diana was loved across the world and I look forward to rising to the challenge of playing her on screen. Australian actress Naomi Watts Protection of universal rights is the best way to promote innovation, prosperity and stability in all countries, including China US Vice-President Joe Biden The exhibition [is] expected to attract many tourists from the mainland ...

  3. letters

    Posted May 16th 2011, 12:00am

    ... interested in. I don't think the old system should be replaced. Yeung Ho-yin It's the mainlanders' turn to buy up big During the mainland's official Golden Week holiday, we often see more tourists than locals in Hong Kong malls. For mainlanders, the holiday is a golden opportunity for them to come here to shop, to dine and to enjoy their free time. Golden Week is also ...

  4. Time marches on as old-style dumplings make way for trendy Swatches in hot tourist spot

    Posted Jul 13th 2011, 12:00am

    ... for Swatch's opening on Monday as it took over the prominent spot in the busy tourist area. Models and actresses were on hand, talking about their love for the candy-coloured watches and posing ...

  5. HK tourist held in Taiwan for luggage 'bombs'

    Posted Dec 21st 2010, 12:00am by Danny Mok

    ... Danny Mok A 19-year-old woman from Hong Kong was arrested at Taipei airport before she boarded Eva Air flight 871 to Hong Kong- because she wrote the word 'bomb' on her luggage. Baggage handlers called police after they spotted two items of lugg ...

  6. Top-notch Tai Po toilet more like a temple

    Posted Oct 25th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... larger and nicer than most he had visited in Hong Kong and on the mainland. While tourists and locals agree that it is nice to have such a public toilet, the $2.8 million cost comes as a surprise ... Wang Yiji Public convenience cost $2.8 million and is tourist attraction in its own right Looking more like a temple than a toilet, the $2.8 million public convenience built near ...

  7. Magazines - Post Magazine

    A sobe story

    Posted Oct 14th 2012, 12:00am by Vicki Williams

    ... with tourists – a side effect of being too gorgeous for its own good. Besides historic cities, national parks and ski resorts, there are more than a thousand islands to discover. Krk, Pag, Brac and Hvar ... to stick to the mainland. Guidebooks claim the beaches around the hillside village of Brela are the best in Dalmatia and it’s easy to see why. The rugged coastline is postcard perfect. Mountains ...

  8. Elderly Japanese tourist dies in Kowloon

    Posted Oct 02nd 2008, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo An 82-year-old Japanese tourist found unconscious in his room at the Peninsula Hotel in Tsim Sha Tsui died on the way to hospital. The man, surnamed Hara, was found by his wife, 60, unconscious in the bathroom after 5.30am. She alerted hotel staff who called police. The man was declared dead before arrival at Queen Elizabeth Hospital. A police spokesman said ...

  9. Bereaved families say goodbye to typhoon victims

    Posted Nov 05th 2010, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... Lawrence Chung in Taipei With some wiping their eyes, some folding their arms, bereaved families of 20 mainland tourists killed by Typhoon Megi whispered farewell to their loved ones ... memorial hall, with fresh flowers strung around them. Zheng and 17 other tourists from Guangdong went missing on October 21 after their bus had been hit by rockslides triggered by the typhoon ...

  10. Tourist, 57, dies after collapsing

    Posted Oct 02nd 2007, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo An Australian tourist died after collapsing in the street outside Laguna Verde in Hung Hom early yesterday. The 57-year-old man was walking with two male friends along Laguna Verde Avenue outside Block 15 of the private housing estate when he collapsed at about 6.55am. A security guard called police. The man was unconscious when he was carried into an ambulance, ...




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