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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Hot spots: Ham Yard Hotel London

    Posted Aug 30th 2014, 11:31pm by Giovanna Dunmall

    ... of this is undoubtedly teething pains but the hotel would do well to up its game in the food arena, given how many world-class restaurants surround it. On a more positive note, the drinks list is memorable, ...

  2. Magazines - 48hrs - TRAVEL

    Caroline Haven in Causeway Bay is a blend of new and old Hong Kong

    Posted Aug 27th 2014, 10:54pm by Christopher Dewolf

    ... Haven, Yawn is tiny, but it offers a range of seating options including communal tables and bar seating. If the perfectly-pulled espresso you are sipping inspires you to up your coffee game ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Travellers' checks

    Posted Aug 23rd 2014, 11:15pm

    ... www.banyantree.com/en/yangshuo. Parisian plunge It gave its name to the lead character in Life of Pi, was Johnny Weissmuller’s place of work between his Olympic gold medal wins and his screen career as the cinema’s ...

  4. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Hot spots: The Shangri-la, the Shard, London

    Posted Aug 09th 2014, 11:10pm by JENNI MARSH

    ... Jenni Marsh Jenni Marsh Shangri-La, The Shard, London What is it? Imagine a spire-shaped ICC rising up from among Victorian red-brick buildings in historic London. That's essentially The Shard (above). Italian architect Renzo Piano's 1,004-foot tall tower on the banks of the Thames was meant to open by the 2012 Olympics, but was six months late. The Shangri-La, which ...

  5. Magazines - 48hrs - TRAVEL

    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

    ... occupied for hours, as well as video games and foosball tables. The nearby Sands Cotai Central (sandscotaicentral.com) is home to Kid's Cavern, a colourful 3,500 sq ft store packed ...

  6. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Well healed: the sights and scars of Sarajevo

    Posted Jun 29th 2014, 12:47am by Tim Pile

    ... and it's a relief when Amir announces that we're heading for the hills. Sarajevo hosted the Winter Olympics in 1984, with many events taking place at venues in the nearby mountains. Keeping ... it's hard to miss the Holiday Inn. Built for the Olympics, it would become a headquarters for foreign journalists covering the conflict a decade later. The custard-yellow landmark was regularly ...

  7. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Walking on water: island hopping the Seto Inland Sea

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

    ... stools, clustered around an L-shaped bar. Consequently, there's always a queue outside. Waiting customers have brought manga to read and Nintendo games for the kids, to pass the time. Once ...

  8. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Hot spots: Panacea Retreat, Koh Samui

    Posted Jun 29th 2014, 12:47am by Tim Pile

    ... perhaps- your hosts will draw on their established Samui networks to track down what you desire. Nothing is too much trouble for the staff, then? Intuitive service is the name of the game ...

  9. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Steep learning curve: cycling in Boyaca

    Posted Jun 21st 2014, 11:51pm

    ... dusty looking men in straw hats are knocking back bottles of Aguila beer. Out in the main hall there are three tejo courts and a couple of games in progress. The idea is to lob a large, heavy, ...

  10. Business - Companies - TRAVEL

    Travelzoo eyes 200 million Chinese travellers

    Posted May 16th 2014, 11:27am by Benjamin Robertson

    ... facilities, you need to be careful. A case in point is the Sydney Olympics. They overbuilt. The Chinese enjoy travelling, but if they visit one place, will they come back? For example, according ... Gardens to watch an NBA basketball game, you pay the same as an American Travelzoo subscriber. Ctrip and eLong may be able to get tickets, but they have to go through intermediaries, and every ...




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