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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    In on the act

    Posted Feb 24th 2013, 12:00am by Mark Footer

    ... of the most obvious hotels made famous by Oscar-winning movies, such as the Park Hyatt Tokyo (Lost in Translation) and The Roosevelt Hotel, New York (Wall Street), do not appear on the list- and many of the films that are on it did not win awards (Academy or otherwise). However, that is part of the list's charm: included alongside Hotel Le Bristol (Midnight in Paris, an Oscar winner last year) ...

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    Hot spots: Café Royal, London

    Posted Apr 12th 2014, 11:17pm by Kate Whitehead

    ... and Princess Diana. It was at Café Royal that Oscar Wilde met the son of the Marquess of Queensberry and here that David Bowie and Lou Reed "kissed". Then what? In 2008, the property ...

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    Remains of the day

    Posted Oct 25th 2014, 10:26pm by Gary Jones

    ... with violets and daisies. It might make one in love with death, to think that one should be buried in so sweet a place." Oscar Wilde, who travelled to Italy as a young man, in 1877, declared ...

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    Travellers' checks

    Posted Feb 22nd 2014, 11:38pm by Adam Nebbs

    ... Adam Nebbs Adam Nebbs Hotel babble-on Hotels have long been useful and popular literary locations, especially since Austrian writer Vicki Baum's 1929 novel Menschen im Hotel was made into the Oscar-winning Grand Hotel in 1932. Baum, who worked as a chambermaid to research her material, again brought several people from around the world under one intriguing roof, in 1939, for Hotel Shanghai ...

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    High and mighty: Colorado

    Posted Aug 02nd 2014, 11:31pm by Rob McGovern

    ... prisoners from the Indian Territory. The upstairs bar resembles a shrine to The Duke, who won both a Golden Globe and his only Oscar for his part in the film. The Grit's home-made fare, ...

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    The capital of ugly

    Posted Feb 17th 2013, 12:00am by Kevin Pilley

    ... optician Alfonso Ioni on guitar and computer programmer Oscar behind the drums. But anyone can join Il Bandino dei Brutti- the "ugly persons' band"- and help them make as much noise ... than 30,000 members and a branch in California, in the US. The club's motto is "Beauty is Slavery. Ugliness is a Virtue". Every year, members stage their own anti-Oscars ...

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    Travellers' checks

    Posted Jun 02nd 2013, 12:00am by Adam Nebbs

    ... of the World (LHW) has been highlighting its member hotels' and resorts' links to the movie world this year. Having first tipped its hat to the Oscars with a list of properties used for film ...

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    Deauville's advocate

    Posted Feb 08th 2014, 10:46pm

    ... they come to town, among them Omar Sharif, the Egyptian lothario who was nominated for an Oscar for his mesmerising turn in Lawrence of Arabia (1962). The 81-year-old actor has been coming each ...

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    In from the cold

    Posted Jan 20th 2013, 12:00am by Tim Pile

    ... factories featured as convincing backdrops in Oscar-winning films Schindler's List and The Pianist. Back in the Old Town Square, events have taken a surreal turn with the deafening arrival ...

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    Tolkien gesture

    Posted Jan 20th 2013, 12:00am by GDN

    ... an Oscar." Guardian News & Media   Getting there: South African Airways (www.flysaa.com) flies daily from Hong Kong to Bloemfontein via Johannesburg.   ...




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