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  1. Magazines - 48hrs - TRAVEL

    Survival guide: Cycle touring

    Posted Jun 25th 2014, 11:34pm by Phillippa Stewart

    ... wrong when your other half is willingly putting his hands down his pants in public. In our case it's at the top of a snowy 4,800-metre mountain on the Sichuan-Tibet border, freezing cold ... the contours of a country best, since you have to sweat up the hills and coast down them." It's been over a month since we left Tibet — and having left drops of sweat throughout Southeast ...

  2. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Hot spots: Dhensa Boutique Resort, Punakha

    Posted Jun 21st 2014, 11:51pm by Simon Parry

    ... Simon Parry Simon Parry Dhensa Boutique Resort, Punakha, Bhutan Sounds exotic and remote … where is Bhutan exactly? Bhutan is a small Buddhist kingdom with a population of just 750,000 tucked away in the Himalayas between India, Tibet and Nepal. It's as exotic and expensive as it is obscure. The Bhutanese got television for the first time just 15 years ago, and, in a ploy ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Privates on parade: Bhutan’s frisky deity

    Posted May 17th 2014, 11:06pm by Keith Mundy

    ... it is time to tell the story. "A great guru called the Divine Madman came to this valley from Tibet more than five centuries ago. He was very fond of women and taught them with what he called ...

  4. News - China - TRAVEL

    TV series of Canadian brothers' record-setting China motorbike trip airs

    Posted Apr 10th 2013, 12:00am by JOANNA CHIU

    ... militarised border areas. Border guards often held them for hours and forbade them from crossing into eastern Tibet. Ryan thought he had seen a lot of China during his 10 years as a documentary ... company after the G219 highway running from Xinjiang to Tibet, with stretches at 5,000 metres above sea level. When they rolled back into Shanghai on the final day, they had covered some 17,674 ...

  5. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Hot spots: The Bruce Chalet, Lijiang

    Posted Oct 26th 2013, 10:52pm by Sian Powell

    ... expanded) "old town" precincts in and near Lijiang. Once an important town on the ancient Tea Horse Road, which wound through Yunnan to Tibet and beyond, Lijiang has retained a patina ...

  6. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Tracks of time: Nepal

    Posted Aug 18th 2013, 12:00am by TREFOR MOSS

    ... of the land itself changes. Having set off in Nepal, you soon find yourself in a different place entirely: Tibet- at least in spirit, if not in the strict geographical sense (the Tibetan border lies ... advance up the valley. If the terrain is now characteristically Himalayan, the human geography of this other Tibet is quite distinct from that of the land to the north. These Nepali Tibetans enjoy ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - TRAVEL

    Thumbing a lift home to Hong Kong- from Berlin

    Posted Apr 11th 2013, 12:00am by Peter So

    ... to becoming a travel writer and photographer. He plans to work with charities to report on stories of poverty along the journey via Eastern Europe, Iran, Pakistan, India, Nepal and Tibet. His biggest ...

  8. Lifestyle - Travel - TRAVEL

    ESF teacher's quest to visit every province in China

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

    ... and elephants and is like Southeast Asia. In the north, there are snowy mountains and the culture of Tibet. Friendliest people: Sichuan. The people are very, very down to earth. They spit and smoke ...

  9. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Travellers' checks

    Posted Mar 10th 2013, 12:00am by Adam Nebbs

    ... specialist Whistling Arrow has just released details of several interesting new trips, including mountain trekking and climbing in western China/eastern Tibet; island hopping in northern Palawan ...

  10. Lifestyle - Travel - TRAVEL

    Epic motorcycle trip had its fair share of danger

    Posted Jun 03rd 2013, 12:00am by Mark Sharp

    ... kilometres from Shanghai, the couple headed south on a circuitous 13,000-kilometre route that took them to Yunnan and Tibet, before heading back east. Their epic journey finally came to an end when ...



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