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  1. Magazines - Money - TRAVEL

    Out of this world

    Posted Apr 06th 2014, 10:28pm by Denise Tsang

    ... astronauts face a significant hurdle to signing to the Virgin Galactic programme: they need to hold a foreign passport or a United States green card to buy a ticket. This is because of a cold-war-era ... As the world's second largest economy, China is approaching the United States for the title of most billionaires, according to the Hurun Global Rich List. As of January, there were 358 billionaires ...

  2. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Travellers' checks

    Posted Mar 29th 2014, 10:11pm by Adam Nebbs

    ... this ambitious tour covers a good portion of the globe by train, including a leisurely 22-day stretch across the United States on a variety of locomotives including the narrow-gauge Durango & ... and the United States to Belmond Napasai (top), on Thailand's Koh Samui, so there's plenty to choose from. The downside is that this offer is only valid for travel until the end of June. ...

  3. Lifestyle - Books - TRAVEL

    Book review: Life is a Wheel, by Bruce Weber

    Posted Apr 06th 2014, 12:40pm by MCT

    ... of his blog post encouragement, recommendations, routes to take, bike shops, bars. The kindness of strangers, even in a country fiercely divided into red and blue states, is much in evidence. ...

  4. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Hot spots: Tierra Patagonia, Chile

    Posted Apr 05th 2014, 10:43pm by Daniel Allen

    ... the hotel's interior is a marvel of organic design. Constructed almost entirely from wood, the airy main salon seamlessly unites a lounge area and circular fireplace with a bar and dining space. ...

  5. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Sleeping beauty: lazy ‘Burmese days’ in Mawlamyine

    Posted Mar 16th 2014, 12:30am by David Eimer

    ... in southeastern Myanmar's Mon state. But it is the vista towards the Thanlwin River that is the most captivating. In the hazy late afternoon, as the red sun dips below the horizon, gazing down ... as people flock to a country that was once a pariah state but is now one of the hottest destinations on the planet. And there are few places more suited to those in search of reminders ...

  6. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Hot spots: Hostal Dos Reis Catolicos, Santiago de Compostela, Spain

    Posted Mar 08th 2014, 11:30pm by Keith Mundy

    ... who founded the institution and who are renowned for uniting Spain, having expelled the Moors. The third name is Parador de Santiago de Compostela, stressing the hotel brand and location. ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - TRAVEL

    Novel North Korean tours, courtesy of your Hong Kong schoolteacher

    Posted Feb 09th 2014, 04:13am by Christy Choi

    ... of travellers signing up for North Korea conjure up images of state-controlled tours and grim hotels, not camping, golf, skiing and soccer training. And as if those activities are not unexpected enough, the man behind this new approach to tourism in the hermit state comes as another surprise: a Hong Kong teacher. "In June of this year I'm going to be running the first-ever camping ...

  8. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Northern exposure: a tour through North Korea’s top end

    Posted Feb 15th 2014, 10:59pm

    ... North Korea’s top end has enough stunning scenery to make you almost forget you are in the world’s most repressive state. Almost. Words and pictures by Kate Whitehead North Korea has been ... China do so for a glimpse of one of the most isolated and feared states in the world and, almost invariably, that entails a trip that takes in Pyongyang, the DMZ (the demilitarised zone between ...

  9. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Destination: the "green" beach towns of Uruguay

    Posted Jan 18th 2014, 10:40pm by GDN

    ... from Hong Kong through either Europe or the United States. KLM (www.klm.com) flies to Amsterdam, then onto Montevideo via Buenos Aires, Argentina. Alternatively, Cathay Pacific ... in the settlement stand on land owned by the state and the battle over property rights has been dragging on for decades. Similar frictions exist a little further up the coast, in Punta del Diablo, another ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Travellers' checks

    Posted Jan 18th 2014, 10:40pm by Adam Nebbs

    ... Amazon. Travellers heading to Turkey this year should note that anyone holding a British, United States or Australian passport, among others, will no longer be able to obtain a visa on arrival ...




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