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  1. Teacher writes naughty travel book that could end her travels in China

    Posted Jun 28th 2008, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... 20 years of travel across the mainland. It might help put an end to her mainland travelling- let's hope the censors across the border are not too incensed by it. 'The book recounts my travels from the Tibetan Plateau to the Chinese-North Korea border,' she said. 'You get tips on dog-eating, how to survive as a vegetarian (you can't), how to sit up all ...

  2. Terracotta time travels

    Posted Aug 01st 2012, 12:00am

    ... Chris Lau Hongkongers can travel back in time 2,200 years- to when the Terracotta Army of Qin Shi Huang, the first Emperor of China, were made- now that some of the rare treasures ... of the history of the army. The film offers visitors a 'virtual experience of travelling back 2,200years in time'- from when the figures were made to the time they were discovered, says Betty ...

  3. Travels

    Posted Jun 17th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Charmaine Chan Travels by Michael Crichton Vintage Books (e-book) Fans of Michael Crichton's fiction will appreciate this autobiography, which masquerades under the misleading title Travels. Sure, Crichton, who died in 2008, included vignettes of such 'exotic' places as Hong Kong, Singapore and Malaysia- a country, he wrote, nobody in Los Angeles then could place ...

  4. Travel show turned into the event of a lifetime

    Posted Jun 23rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Vivian Chen Nicholas Walton and Maggie Chooi met in 2009 during a coffee break at a travel conference where Nicholas, as travel editor for the media sponsor, was a speaker. 'Nick impressed me with his charming smile and his unique sense of humour. And he looked very smart on the stage,' events planner Maggie recalled. 'I admit I was captivated from the moment I met ...

  5. Reggie Ho, Asia-Pacific editor of Business Traveller and gay rights activist

    Posted Jun 24th 2012, 12:00am

    ... As told to Pavan Shamdasani What I'm listening to: one of my guilty pleasures is Canto-pop of the worst kind, with lyrics about how 'I love you and you don't'. I also listen to blues and soul, from Bobby Bland to Lady Day (Billie Holid ...

  6. When it comes to travelling in style, Taiwanese pop star Show Luo is in a class of his own

    Posted Apr 10th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Vivian Chen Taiwanese singer-dancer Show Luo Zhi-xiang certainly travels like pop royalty. To promote his new Mando-pop album, 9ood Show, the star boarded a hired jet on Friday to attend press conferences in Hong Kong and Shanghai. The aircraft had been customised for Luo's promotional trip, which began in Taipei earlier in the day. Leopard print, the singer's ...

  7. He's well used to seeing stars, but now Tsui Hark has a rock-solid reason for a little space travel

    Posted Jun 21st 2011, 12:00am

    ... jolted from its orbit and gone missing. Tsui said he even planned to visit it some day, 'if it's not too far away'. Since it's not really possible to travel light years ...

  8. The flip side of travelling fast

    Posted Jun 18th 2011, 12:00am

    ... You've heard about the ups and downs of sporting life. Better make that the upside downs- the inevitable result when speeds ratchet into the high-risk zone. The last week has seen a series of mishaps in the realm of high-speed risk-taking, whether in ...

  9. Use almanac for best travel dates

    Posted Aug 28th 2010, 12:00am by Jin Peh

    ... Jin Peh If you want your business trips to be successful, choose the most auspicious dates for travel and other activities from the Chinese Almanac, a compendium of astrological ... it combines with. This information is important for determining whether a day will be beneficial to you on a personal level. To choose the best date for business trips, pick a day for travel ...

  10. Throat surgery still keeping Travel King from showing his best

    Posted Mar 22nd 2010, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken Top trainer Tony Cruz is resigned to never seeing the real capabilities of Travel King, but the three-year-old managed to break through and at least put a score on the board in the Tolo Harbour Handicap (1,400m). Travel King (Matthew Chadwick) showed promise as a two-year-old last season, but was always going to be a better proposition this term- until he developed ...




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