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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Natural selection

    Posted Sep 28th 2014, 09:15am by Jeff Chu

    ... Jeff Chu Aspen may be a magnet for the glamorous ski set but the Colorado city has a wealth of attractions in the summer, too- even for non-musical Asians, Jeff Chu reports. Natural ... the natural magnificence of the surroundings. Head for the Maroon Bells Scenic Area and trade the smooth plains of Botoxed foreheads for soaring peaks and crystalline lakes. The Maroon Bells- ...

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    The Indonesian island of Nias is a haven for surfers and nature lovers

    Posted Sep 25th 2014, 12:14am by HOLLY MCDONALD

    ... Holly McDonald Little visited, the tiny Indonesian island is a haven for surfers, nature lovers and those looking for enjoyable adventures away from the crowds Five things to do in Nias ... and black-clad dancers to put on a traditional performance. The singing and dancing is unlike anything you'll see elsewhere in Asia, and has an almost Pacific island feel. Get back to nature ...

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    Hot spots

    Posted Sep 21st 2014, 09:09am by Kevin Pilley

    ... Eh? OK, OK, it's just a bit of fun; those of a more serious nature might be interested to know that the 8th Marquess of Queensberry built the Georgian townhouse in 1771. If that name ...

  4. Magazines - 48hrs - TRAVEL

    Star treks: Hong Kong's best night hikes

    Posted Sep 17th 2014, 11:49pm by Martin Williams

    ... There was only a narrow focal point, in our torch beams, and it was a lot cooler. During the day, there are usually others and noise. But at night you're in touch with nature; it's just you ...

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    Rock climbers lured to the karsts of Getu village

    Posted Sep 10th 2014, 10:30pm by JON BUTTERS

    ... into the south and west, encompassing hundreds of villages, rich farmland and natural monuments. Arriving in Getu village, we find ducks, cows and pigs roaming freely. The air is fresh and clean. ... a short walk from Getu village is the area's most iconic natural formation, the great arches. This immense cave system of sweeping limestone towers above the ground and delves deep below it. ...

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    Destination: Uttarakhand

    Posted Sep 06th 2014, 10:50pm by CAMERON DUECK

    ... became evident last June, when heavy rains caused devastating floods and landslides. India's worst natural disaster since the 2004 tsunami, it killed more than 5,700 people and over 110,000 ... nature" of the landscape, where valleys at 1,000 metres are filled with lush-green vegetation, while snowy 7,000-metre peaks are visible only 20km or 30km away. That lushness, and the few ...

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    Hot spots: ANA InterContinental Manza Beach Resort

    Posted Aug 02nd 2014, 11:31pm by Julian Ryall

    ... Julian Ryall Julian Ryall ANA InterContinental Manza Beach Resort, Okinawa What is it? Built on land that forms one protective arm of a bay on the northwest coast of Okinawa, the ANA InterContinental Manza Beach Resort offers much more than just a holiday. The hotel works with fishermen from the village of Onna to regenerate coral in this natural harbour. And visitors are able to take ...

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    Let it rip: surf's up in Shenzhen

    Posted Jul 26th 2014, 11:10pm by THOMAS BIRD

    ... Thomas Bird The little-known beaches of Shenzhen's Dapeng peninsula are nurturing a fledgling culture of surf, sand and sun devotees, writes Thomas Bird Let it rip Reaching deep into the South China Sea, Dapeng marks Shenzhen's eastern periphery. The peninsula is named after a mythological bird first mentioned in the classic collection of Taoist fables Zhuangzi: "When ...

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    Where to find Hong Kong's most impressive waterfalls

    Posted Jul 30th 2014, 10:53pm by Martin Williams

    ... Reservoir, you could easily walk by Tai Tam Mound Waterfall and not realise it exists- which would be a pity, as it's a natural gem.   A stream drops over a low cliff, tarries in a tranquil ...

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    Beyond the casinos: Where to find the sights and sounds of old Macau

    Posted Jul 09th 2014, 10:31pm by Christopher Dewolf, Bernice Chan, DARREN WEE

    ... 6681) from 348 patacas to 498 patacas. The flavours here are natural and clean. For some traditional Macanese dining, head to Club Militar (795 Avenida da Praia Grande, tel: +853 2871 4009). ... in mushroom sauce.   FAMILIES Macau's mix of history, casinos and natural beauty make it a fun getaway for all ages. "It's a very small territory," says long-term Macau resident ...




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