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  1. Magazines - 48hrs - TRAVEL

    My 48 Hours in … Phuket

    Posted Aug 07th 2014, 12:04am by Joan koh

    ... Boating is one of Wan's favourite ways to immerse himself in sun-soaked Phuket. "Chartering a yacht is easy, and a great way to see the islands." You don't have to be a mariner ... Paklok, Talang, comohotels.com Boat Lagoon Cruises, boatlagoonyachting.co.th Lee Marine, yachtworld.com/leemarine   ...

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    Walking on water: island hopping the Seto Inland Sea

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

    ... The Seto Inland Sea National Park, which celebrates its 80th anniversary this year, offers an island-hopping experience like no other, writes Steve John Powell. Pictures by Angeles Marin Cabello Walking on water Through the dense steam rising from the onsen, Jupiter is clearly visible over the twinkling black waters of the Seto Inland Sea. It's not hard to see why this hotel ...

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    Conservation starters: Cape Town

    Posted May 31st 2014, 11:58pm by Martin Williams

    ... the narrow coast road while, close by, an antelope rests on a grassy patch. But there's no sign of the Cape zebras, which have, sadly, become rare. Lions and elephants are among the mammals ...

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    The ape escape: orang-utans at Tanjung Puting National Park

    Posted Apr 30th 2014, 11:40pm by HOLLY MCDONALD

    ... own," says Dr Biruté Galdikas, who set up Camp Leakey in 1971, and has now supervised the longest continuous study of any wild mammal in the world. "When you look into an orang-utan's ... of a cartoon. Tanjung Puting has more than 200 species of birds, 38 kinds of mammals, several dozen reptile and amphibian species and nine types of primates. With enough patience, time and luck, ...

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    Hong Kong's tiny Ping Chau offers a rugged island getaway without the tourists

    Posted May 21st 2014, 11:24pm by Martin Williams

    ... COAST The ferry arrives at a pier on the sheltered east coast. Look down and you may see colourful fish and coral heads — signs of the rich marine life that led to waters around the island being designated as one of Hong Kong's four marine parks. Waves lap against the orange-tinted rock that's eroding to form angular slabs and blocks. Unlike the volcanic material that most of Hong ...

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    Travellers' checks

    Posted Apr 26th 2014, 11:08pm by Adam Nebbs

    ... Adam Nebbs Adam Nebbs Complimentary cruise Guests staying at the Mandarin Oriental Pudong Shanghai, which opened last year, are being offered a complimentary sunset cruise on a luxury yacht on the Huangpu River (above), complete with butler service. The 45-minute cruise, which is offered in partnership with the new Shanghai Metropolitan Marine Yacht Club, is available ...

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    Hiroshima: an open secret

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

    ... Steve John Powell- pics by Angeles Marin Cabello. Hiroshima's three major parks form a lush wonderland 'where water, green and art intersect', writes Steve John Powell. Pictures by Angeles Marin Cabello. An open secret "It's Tokyo minus the stress," is how the southwestern Japanese city of Hiroshima has been described. So, what's its secret? ...

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    Arabian heights: a journey through the kingdom of Jordan

    Posted Mar 01st 2014, 11:13pm

    ... seaside town of Aqaba. Shisha cafes congregate at the water’s edge and a flotilla of glass-bottomed boats provide glimpses of Red Sea marine life without the need to undress. Ironically, given how ...

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    Rich returns: Catalonia’s Cuban legacy

    Posted Dec 07th 2013, 10:48pm

    ... Spain’s Garraf region is home to architecture and culture brought back from Cuba by enterprising local fortune-hunters, writes Steve Powell. Pictures by Angeles Marin Cabello On the beach in Vilanova i la Geltrú, 40 kilometres southwest of Barcelona, Spain, stands a huge bronze statue of Pasiphae, mother of the Minotaur in the Greek myth. Cursed by the god Poseidon, she lies naked ...

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    Travellers' checks

    Posted Nov 09th 2013, 10:27pm by Adam Nebbs

    ... goes the neighbourhood" by the local marine life). Accommodation is evenly split between over-water and on land, with the former being the more desirable. Bookings are being taken now ...




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