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  1. Magazines - 48hrs - GO

    Rough guide to a better world: Responsible tourism is taking off across the region

    Posted Dec 18th 2013, 09:25pm

    ... Tourism Awards, Tessa Chan talks to five organisations which are making a difference across Asia 3 Sisters Adventure Trekking, Nepal – Runner-up, People’s Choice Who Working together with Empowering Women of Nepal (EWN), 3 Sisters aims to help women in rural parts of the country through adventure tourism. They combine practical skill-based training programmes with employment ...

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    Catch a new wave: a surfing safari to Sumbawa

    Posted Jan 08th 2014, 10:13pm by HOLLY MCDONALD

    ... that horrifies another hotelier along the beach, who fears all the development mass tourism will bring, and warns us that we shouldn't write about the place. But we're hardly the first ...

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    Shrines of the times

    Posted Oct 17th 2013, 12:00am by Graeme Green

    ... of the main pillars of GNH is preserving the country's national dress, architecture, language, religion and culture. Although the government opened the country up to tourism in 1974, it has resisted mass tourism which it fears might have a negative impact on the country. This means the nation has maintained its character. Punakha Dzong was formerly the seat of government. More ...

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    My 48 Hours in Mumbai

    Posted Dec 11th 2013, 10:33pm by NICK TAYLOR

    ... It's run by the Ministry of Tourism and they make sure the artisans receive a fair wage." We wander up the street and find one of India's oldest cinemas, the Regal. Built in 1933, ...

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    Escape the holiday crush with our guide to last-minute destinations

    Posted Dec 04th 2013, 11:06pm by SHAFIK MEGHJI, Adam Wright, NICK TAYLOR, Amy Russell, CHARLEY LA

    ... LANKA'S SOUTH COAST Why? Sri Lanka is affectionately known as the "pearl of the Indian Ocean", and for good reason. Recently opened up for tourism following its decades-long civil war, ...

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    Chasing tigers in the Sundarbans

    Posted Nov 13th 2013, 10:29pm by Jamie Carter

    ... money. They are educated." The villagers- among India's poorest- receive compensation if a tiger takes a cow or goat. That is a spin-off from tiger tourism and the WPSI's efforts ...

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    Survival guide: Mongolia on a shoestring

    Posted Aug 08th 2013, 12:00am by Phillippa Stewart

    ... of the most sparsely populated countries on earth. But those willing to take the leap will be rewarded. Basic but beautiful, Mongolia's fledgling tourism industry has much to offer ...

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    Simply swell

    Posted May 23rd 2013, 12:00am by Chris Beanland

    ... been spared the super resorts. How long will that last? Sri Lanka is the fastest growing tourism destination in Asia. The best time to come? Well, now, of course. Surfers and backpackers were ...

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    Tribal revival: Sumba offers sun, sand and soul

    Posted Jun 06th 2013, 12:00am by HOLLY MCDONALD

    ... "I'm happy with this. I have two kids now." "There is no other example in the world that can more define experiential tourism," says Nihiwatu resort general manager George ...

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    Moonlight express

    Posted Apr 18th 2013, 12:00am by Morgan Ommer

    ... Vietnam's central coast- an increase of 130 per cent from 2007. And this was achieved with minimal marketing. "The Vietnam Tourism board's yearly budget is only about US$3 million, ... for tourism, and there is more to it than Hoi An: the beach, two more Unesco World Heritage sites, golf courses and some stunning resorts." The coast is certainly more accessible since the new ...



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