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  1. Destination: South Island New Zealand

    Posted Sep 04th 2007, 12:00am by Ellen Whyte

    ... or Te Reo Maori, you can make friends all over Polynesia. Hello Kia ora (KEY-ah oh-rah) How are you? Kei te pe-hea koe? (KAY te pay-hey coo) Fantastic! Great! Ehara mai! (Eh hara my) See you ...

  2. The Planner

    Posted Mar 13th 2004, 12:00am by Liana Cafolla

    ... Liana Cafolla Exhibitions City Nostalgia: Hong Kong Landscape by Cheng Chi-fai Featuring works in oil by the landscape and city scene painter. The focus of this show is Hong Kong's old streets and neighbourhoods. Mon-Sat, 11am-7pm. Grotto Fine Art Ltd, 2/F, 31C-D, Wyndham St, Central. Inquiries: 2121 2270. Ends Mar 27 13 Chinese walls: Jia French Polynesia ...

  3. Capturing the mourning light amid the soft, sad shadows of death

    Posted Jan 04th 2004, 12:00am by Geoffrey Han

    ... includes photographic prints, projected images and sonic compositions he made while he was in mourning. Aranita was born in 1954 on Moorea island, in French Polynesia, to a French diplomatic ...

  4. On style, she rules

    Posted Dec 21st 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... order it online. Inspired by French Polynesia with Tahitian gardenia, French muguet du bois (a fancy way of saying lily of the valley) and Indian incense Nag Champa, a 1/8 ounce vial costs about ...

  5. Tahitian pearls

    Posted Aug 21st 2006, 12:00am by Karen Ting

    ... Karen Ting Expert advice on watches and jewellery Most cultured black pearls come from Tahiti and the neighbouring islands of French Polynesia in the South Pacific Ocean, and are commonly known as Tahitian pearls. But not all black pearls are cultured. They can be freshwater pearls that have been dyed black. Look at the lustre, surface quality, colour, shape and size when judging ...

  6. LA comes to heart of the city

    Posted May 21st 2006, 12:00am by Chris Davis

    ... Chris Davis Opening a fashion boutique in Hong Kong- where apparel outlets are nearly as commonplace as the ubiquitous mobile phone- is not for the faint-hearted and needs careful planning and plenty of attention to detail. Kathleen Sweeney, an entrepreneur and devotee of Los Angeles-style fashion, did just that before setting up Tiare (named after a flower native to French Polynesia ...

  7. Heroism in a hyper world

    Posted Apr 28th 2006, 12:00am by Peter Kammerer

    ... in 1947 when he sailed his primitive balsa raft, Kon Tiki, 8,000km from Peru to Polynesia, in 101 days. He did it to prove his theory that Pacific islanders could have descended from ancient South ...

  8. Crowd control

    Posted Aug 01st 2010, 12:00am by David Kootnikoff

    ... Polynesia. Legend has it he was the island's first settler and built his palace here. Eight moai surround us amid palm trees as my foot sinks into white sand, a contrast to the black rocks ...

  9. Letters

    Posted Aug 17th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... at all of Taiwan's history; then, we see a more complicated picture. The original inhabitants of Taiwan were of proto-Malay genetic stock from Polynesia. The Han Chinese took control ...

  10. The Planner

    Posted Mar 27th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... French Polynesia-born and Japan-raised artist Jeffrey du Vallier d'Aragon Aranita's aims to communicate the cultural and working life of Hong Kong. HKIVE Sha Tin, The Library, 21 Yuen ...




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