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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Time for reflection

    Posted Apr 07th 2013, 12:00am by Gary Jones

    ... The Wall Street Journal ran a story headlined "Treasures Without Tourists". The article focused on three relatively ignored "gems" in Yunnan province. It advised: "To see ... as large as a playing field, others no bigger than a casually thrown bed sheet, and all individually defined by their contrasting, curving walls of compacted mud- slot together to resemble ...

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    The wind and the waves

    Posted Nov 15th 2014, 08:48pm by CAMERON DUECK

    ... any restless shore-bound sailor, I seek ways to kill time. Magong is a maze of criss-crossing streets, the heart of the old town lying low and grey behind ancient walls, huddled against ... and garden walls built of greying coral to the waft of drying fish. SETTLEMENT OF these islands began some 700 years ago, 400 years before the Chinese arrived on the Taiwanese mainland, ...

  3. Magazines - 48hrs - TRAVEL

    Five reasons to visit Battambang

    Posted Oct 29th 2014, 11:06pm by MARISSA CARRUTHERS

    ... is home to more artists per capita than anywhere else in the country. The best of the arts scene can be found in small galleries nestled on quaint Street 2.5, with Lotus, Sammaki and Make Maek ... the town, and an ensemble of more than 800 heritage buildings from the French protectorate between Streets 1 and 3. Highlights include the vice-governor's house, a pristine building that merges ...

  4. Magazines - 48hrs - TRAVEL

    What to see and do in Kennedy Town

    Posted Oct 22nd 2014, 11:04pm by Christopher Dewolf

    ... and then" — especially Belgica, a low-key Belgian beer bar on Hau Wo Street. "But I've also seen a lot of the older establishments close down due to rent hikes." It's not all bad ... You don't need a jolt of caffeine to start the day in Kennedy Town: Sun Hing is enough. Open from 3am to 4pm every day, this hole-in-the-wall yum cha joint on Smithfield attracts a crowd ...

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    Hot spots: Kruisherenhotel, Maastricht

    Posted Oct 11th 2014, 10:09pm by ED PETERS

    ... decorated ceiling- several metres above patrons' heads- and intricate wall paintings ensure that this is a dining destination garnished with panache. Immediately below, the former chancel houses Rouge & Blanc, a bar flanked by a "wall" of wine bottles that acts as the cellar. What's Maastricht like? The treaty that paved the way for both the single European ...

  6. Magazines - 48hrs - TRAVEL

    The area around Wan Chai's Sun, Moon and Star streets offers a haven from the city

    Posted Jul 30th 2014, 10:53pm by Christopher Dewolf

    ... Yard. Grab a seat indoors, where menu items are scrawled in black marker on the white-tiled walls, or on the street next to the green tea stall that is one of the city's last surviving dai ... Text and photos: Christopher DeWolf Hong Kong may be a throbbing hub of rampant capitalism, but it still has pockets of solitude Star Street... and beyond Not long ago, I overheard ...

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    Hot spots: Hotel Clover 33 Jalan Sultan, Singapore

    Posted Oct 04th 2014, 10:09pm

    ... doors this (admittedly mechanically challenged) reviewer has ever come across. An elaborate jiggling act must be performed before it is possible to move from one area to the other. Thin walls ... The Singapore-based brand now has four properties in and around the city’s heritage areas, including the more businesslike Hotel Clover 5 Hongkong Street and the vibrant Hotel Clover The Arts, which ...

  8. Magazines - 48hrs - TRAVEL

    My 48 hours in Tokyo: fashion designer Limi Yamamoto shares some of her favourite haunts

    Posted Sep 04th 2014, 12:16am by SHIRAZ RANDERIA

    ... to acclimatise to Tokyo's street level details and its low-level sights — and tastes. CAFE CULTURE One thing you learn quickly about Tokyo is the high standard of food — it has more Michelin ... with plenty of space for a quiet read. AFTER HOURS From cavernous nightclubs to hole-in-the wall dens and the irrepressible izakayas, Tokyo offers a nightlife for all tastes. Limi has a definite ...

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    Travellers' checks

    Posted Aug 23rd 2014, 11:15pm

    ... Calcutta’s Sudder Street and Kathmandu’s Thamel district. With limestone mountains, cave tours, rafting on the Li River, cormorant fishing trips and easy cycling around the surrounding countryside, ... (top) comprises a “courtyard” containing a rustic-style sprawl of one- and two-storey buildings designed in a traditional style, with grey roof tiles, sloping roofs, whitewashed walls, wooden ...

  10. Magazines - 48hrs - TRAVEL

    My 48 Hours in … Phuket

    Posted Aug 07th 2014, 12:04am by Joan koh

    ... distinct as it combines European influence with the Hokkien Chinese details from the early settlers in Phuket." Explore Krabi Road and Rommanee Street on foot, advises Wan. Rommanee Street ... seafood on the beach, the pier by Rawai Beach has a seaside street lined by fishmongers touting the day's fresh catch. Among them, pioneer Mook Dee Seafood is a favourite. "Ask them ...




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