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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Home of the 93rd: Mae Salong

    Posted Aug 16th 2014, 11:32pm

    ... of the Mao era.” Nevertheless, he says, “This is our home.” In a dusty field a short walk outside the village, the Chinese Martyrs’ Memorial Museum offers a convoluted history of the 93rd Division ...

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    Travellers' checks

    Posted Oct 26th 2013, 10:53pm by Adam Nebbs

    ... Adam Nebbs Adam Nebbs A welcome from Mao A new Ritz-Carlton hotel has just opened in Chengdu, Sichuan province. The hotel (boasting "a superlative cosmopolitan experience") is situated on the edge of Tianfu Square, and guests with views thereover will see a giant statue of Mao Zedong (pictured above) waving to them from across the way. Top of the hotel website's ...

  3. News - China - TRAVEL

    Beijing-Guangzhou high-speed line to open on December 26

    Posted Dec 15th 2012, 12:00am by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... between the two cities to less than eight hours. When services begin on December 26- the 119th anniversary of the birth of late Communist Party patriarch Mao Zedong- the 2,298-kilometre line ...

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    Travellers' checks

    Posted Jun 21st 2014, 11:51pm by Adam Nebbs

    ... and Marshal Chen Yi calling down for bottles of mao-tai and Panda cigarettes on room service, the old place had a grey, gloomy look to it but, with the Sofitel touch, it seems to have perked up a bit. ...

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    Blasts from the past: a steam-powered taste of old China

    Posted Jan 11th 2014, 10:47pm by DAVID AKAST

    ... that once hosted performances of revolutionary plays and films. Here, stacked up in a corner, are a number of large portraits of Mao Zedong, Zhou Enlai, Hua Guofeng and Sun Yat-sen. The affable ... further deterioration, he has been given no information about when, or if, it will ever be restored. Renovation has, however, been completed on the adjacent Mao Stage, where 40 years ago supposed ...

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    Travellers' checks

    Posted Jun 08th 2014, 12:58am by Adam Nebbs

    ... reviews, with guests posting rather unflattering comments referring to bathrooms with "a slight sewage odour", carpeting "as old as Chairman Mao" and an absence of any Hyatt ...

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    Travellers' checks

    Posted Jun 09th 2013, 12:00am by Adam Nebbs

    ... Shanghai Ruijin, formerly the State Guest House of Shanghai, has a rich heritage, having served Chinese historical figures such as Chairman Mao Zedong and Premier Zhou Enlai," says the site. ...

  8. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Hot spots: Browns Hotel, Laugharne

    Posted Sep 01st 2013, 12:00am by Kevin Pilley

    ... the man of words would have made of the ambient house music, thick XL wool "Cymru" cushions and throws, organic Welsh clay paint, en-suite mao feng green tea and peppermint tummy tonic, ...



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