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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    So near yet so feared: going off the rails

    Posted Apr 05th 2014, 10:43pm by cecilie gamst berg

    ... to the station, get on, travel in comfort and be in the middle of another town when you get off. As it is, you have to add hours and hours to your trip just so you have time to get stuck in a traffic jam ...

  2. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Something new: the pursuit of 'appiness

    Posted Jan 04th 2014, 10:11pm by Olivia Rosenman

    ... Olivia Rosenman Olivia Rosenman The pursuit of 'appiness Imagine an app that calculates the quickest and cheapest public-transport route available, based on real-time traffic and ticketing data. Or how about one that points you to the nearest large-scale recycling depot (this might be less useful- the answer is unlikely to be anywhere in Hong Kong)? Well stop dreaming ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Rant: Texts and violence

    Posted Dec 07th 2013, 10:48pm by Olivia Rosenman

    ... and dangerous habit. But it's unlikely that such apps will speed up pedestrian traffic and therefore alleviate the annoyance of those of us who just want to use the streets without feeling like ...

  4. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Reflections: To unnerve and protect

    Posted Nov 02nd 2013, 10:03pm by Wee Kek Koon

    ... Hong Kong University student in a traffic accident some weeks before- but the dramatically different responses to the two episodes speak volumes about mainland-Hong Kong ties.) It is intriguing ...

  5. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    So near, yet so feared: Two sides to the pancake

    Posted Nov 02nd 2013, 10:02pm by cecilie gamst berg

    ... I called it when I first arrived in the capital, back when it was still beautiful- full of bicycles and devoid of traffic jams). Every day, from the early morning- even if it was minus 15 degrees ...

  6. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Rant: air sickness

    Posted Aug 11th 2013, 12:00am by Stuart Heaver

    ... Andrew Dembina Andrew Dembina Air sickness I honestly cannot remember the last flight I took that was not delayed. On both legs of my trip to Britain last summer, I sat for an hour on the plane before take-off. This May, we performed laps around Heathrow and Chek Lap Kok before landing, for 45 and 30 minutes, respectively. Is too much air traffic in Asia creating a level ...

  7. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    My life: Kate Lawson

    Posted Aug 25th 2013, 12:00am by Oliver Chou

    ... parents love the city and brought me here a few times when I was younger. I like the madness here, the traffic, the crowd, the heat, all completely different from The Hague, which is rather ...

  8. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Rant: a lost cause

    Posted Mar 17th 2013, 12:00am by Robby Nimmo

    ... up in Sheung Wan. I took a wrong turn in North Point recently and found myself sitting at a set of traffic lights for 18½ minutes. As my engine idled and I thought about all the things I had to do (I got all the way to my Christmas list), a kindly citizen tapped on my window. "These traffic lights are design-ed to stay only on red," I was apprised. There was no sign; ...

  9. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: rich man, poor man

    Posted Jun 02nd 2013, 12:00am

    ... I regularly encountered the late Lady Kadoorie when she stopped at the traffic lights in Kam Tin, with only her driver in front for company. Despite her family’s plutocratic wealth, no one would have ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: a privileged few

    Posted Apr 21st 2013, 12:00am by Jason Wordie

    ... all grind to a halt in 1949. But traffic was steadily curtailed by political campaigns in the mid-50s, in particular the Hundred Flowers Campaign in 1956, in which citizens were invited ...




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