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  1. Lifestyle - Books - TRAVEL

    Book review: The Emperor Far Away, by David Eimer

    Posted Jul 20th 2014, 03:35pm by DAVID BARTRAM

    ... issues; we later hear from one of Billy's friends, who has a cousin spending life in prison for stabbing a man to death during the 2009 Urumqi race riots. Although the emperor may be far ...

  2. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    The high road: the Kingdom of Mustang

    Posted Jul 19th 2014, 10:53pm by DINAH GARDNER

    ... road As we rattle across the moonscape towards the lost Kingdom of Mustang, the jeep's rear window falls out. One of the passengers, a middle-aged Indian man, with a dusty holdall jammed ... with a communal tap. Behind one archway is a crudely carved stone man, left hand on his chest, right hand clutching a dagger. Emerging from his striped skirts is a lifelike phallus, protruding ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Travellers' checks

    Posted Jul 12th 2014, 11:21pm by Adam Nebbs

    ... Adam Nebbs Adam Nebbs Soviet style Its asymmetrical facade a Soviet-era monument to Stalin-inspired fears and indecision (the architect is said to have been unsure which design had been approved by the man himself), the Hotel Moskva opened in 1935. Close to Red Square, the Bolshoi Theatre and the Kremlin, the hotel (which still adorns the labels on bottles of Stolichnaya vodka) ...

  4. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Walking on water: island hopping the Seto Inland Sea

    Posted Jul 05th 2014, 11:24pm by STEVE POWELL

    ... 220-metre-high steel towers represent the folded wings of a crane. At 4,045 metres long, Kurushima Bridge is the longest suspension bridge in the world. It takes us a full five minutes to cross it. ...

  5. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Hot spots: Mending Wall, New South Wales

    Posted Jul 05th 2014, 11:25pm by Stephen Lacey

    ... That's because it is. Except for one small thing. On the slope overlooking the house is a startlingly lifelike sculpture of a man with a suitcase. It's creepy enough to give the fearful ...

  6. Magazines - 48hrs - TRAVEL

    Survival guide: Cycle touring

    Posted Jun 25th 2014, 11:34pm by Phillippa Stewart

    ... can't speak the local language. Essential kit Surly's Long Haul Trucker (surlybikes.com) has a steel frame, which is easier to weld than aluminium or titanium if something goes wrong ...

  7. Magazines - 48hrs - TRAVEL

    Walk this way: Sai Kung Town

    Posted Jun 18th 2014, 10:56pm by Christopher Dewolf

    ... itself.   Going places   EAT & DRINK Colour Brown 34 See Cheung Street, tel: 2791 7128, colourbrown.com Bei Coffee 3 Sai Kung Tai Street, tel: 2791 5278 18 Grams Alley Shop 16, 56 Fuk Man Road, tel: 2791 9418, 18grams.com/alley The Bottle Shop 114 Man Nin Street, tel: 2791 1600, thebottleshop.hk The Dutch Cheese and More 19 Hoi Pong Street, tel: 2792 1036, thedutch.hk Chung Heng ...

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    Hot spots: New World Beijing

    Posted Jun 14th 2014, 11:56pm by Mark Peters

    ... a gym with enough machines and heavy things to keep your average iron man happy, a luxurious pea-green indoor pool and jacuzzi, and a health spa with five private treatment rooms in which ...

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    The calm after the storm: Ypres, Belgium

    Posted Jun 08th 2014, 12:58am

    ... truce on Christmas Day 1914, British and German soldiers played football in no-man’s-land. During the first Battle of Ypres, Khudadad Khan became the first South Asian to win the Victoria Cross, ...

  10. Magazines - 48hrs - TRAVEL

    Diamond in the dust: a tour of India's desert museum

    Posted May 28th 2014, 11:27pm by AMBIKA BEHAL

    ... is covered in an elaborate rendition of the Hindu god Krishna and his cows, a man in a red Rajasthani turban and simple white clothes puts his hands together and bows his head, "Khamma ...




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