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  1. News - Hong Kong - TRAVEL

    Sha Tin school trips affected as tour agency shuts

    Posted Jul 31st 2013, 12:00am by Shirley Zhao and Johnny Tam

    ... Shirley Zhao and Johnny Tam Agent's licence revoked just days before pupils' planned visits to Singapore and Australia Sha Tin school trips affected as tour agency shuts A Sha Tin secondary school was left high and dry yesterday after the travel agency it had commissioned to arrange HK$1 million worth of study tours closed down just three days before the tours were ...

  2. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Well healed: the sights and scars of Sarajevo

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

    ... child in 1994. What should have been a time of great joy was primarily a time of logistical challenges. "Friends living nearby came with presents and tins of milk powder but my mother lived ...

  3. Magazines - 48hrs - TRAVEL

    Walk this way: Sai Kung Town

    Posted Jun 18th 2014, 10:56pm by Christopher Dewolf

    ... Text and photos: Christopher DeWolf The former fishing village has a reputation for being a laid-back enclave, but there is a lot more going on there than meets the eye SAI KUNG TOWN The bamboo theatre rises at the end of a narrow street, its festive red banners announcing a celebration in honour of the goddess Tin Hau. Inside, hundreds of local residents enjoy a matinee showing ...

  4. Lifestyle - Travel - TRAVEL

    ESF teacher's quest to visit every province in China

    Posted Jun 17th 2013, 12:00am by Simon Parry

    ... and his job as head of senior school at Sha Tin College, the 43-year-old suddenly found himself surrounded by a throng of locals. "They just sat really close to me and stared ...

  5. Magazines - 48hrs - TRAVEL

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

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

    ... the woods, accessible by a path that leads across the island from Sha Tau, south of the pier. During dry spells it is often empty and unattractive, but after rains a picturesque pool forms, which, ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - TRAVEL

    Novel North Korean tours, courtesy of your Hong Kong schoolteacher

    Posted Feb 09th 2014, 04:13am by Christy Choi

    ... tour," said Ronny Mintjens, a football coach and head of languages at Li Po Chun United World College in Sha Tin. "Actually camping in the wild. It's never been done before, apart from ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - TRAVEL

    Ship owner 'reserves right' to sue

    Posted Feb 08th 2014, 04:33am by Amy Nip

    ... to leave the ship when it returned to Tsim Sha Tsui on Thursday at the end of a six-day trip after tour agency Miramar offered them just HK$340 in compensation for failing to land at Cai Lan port, ...

  8. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Peace & quiet: Kosovo Macedonia and Albania

    Posted Jan 25th 2014, 11:12pm by Tim Pile

    ... that I can't find a money changer, they lend me the bus fare to a nearby town, where I'm able to convert my British pounds into lek. Try asking a trader in Tsim Sha Tsui if you can borrow a few ...

  9. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    New York in song

    Posted Jan 04th 2014, 10:10pm by Mark Footer

    ... as empty as the water, the occasional jogger, cyclist and Canada goose making the most of the solitude. The effect is calming in a way a stroll along Tsim Sha Tsui's Avenue of Stars could ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Barhopping through Shanghai's hard-to-find speakeasies

    Posted Nov 23rd 2013, 11:18pm by Kate Whitehead

    ... has pretty much peaked in the States, whereas here it's just started to take off," says Schroeder. In creating a convincing speakeasy, a pressed-tin ceiling was imported from Texas, ...




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