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  1. News - China - TRAVEL

    China 'considering' building high-speed rail line from Beijing to the United States

    Posted May 09th 2014, 10:26am by The Guardian

    ... according to a report in the state-run Beijing Times newspaper. Crossing the Bering Strait in between Russia and Alaska would require about 200km (125 miles) of undersea tunnel, the paper said, ... four times the length of the Channel Tunnel which connects France and England. According to the state-run China Daily, the tunnel technology is “already in place” and will be used to build ...

  2. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Travellers' checks

    Posted Oct 11th 2014, 10:09pm by Adam Nebbs

    ... art installation than a hotel, Mondrian London at Sea Containers (top) is the first Mondrian-branded hotel to open outside the United States. Located on the south bank of the River Thames ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Tribal pursuit

    Posted Oct 11th 2014, 10:09pm by TOM CARTER

    ... an elusive Muslim tribe in the deserts of Gujarat state. Our long, hot journey takes us through a colourful constellation of villages, each home to a different tribe; some welcoming, some ... the first-known recorded Chinese account." Despite being the world's biggest spenders on international tourism, as many reports state, mainland citizens are traditionally limited to just two ...

  4. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    The Peninsula Paris

    Posted Sep 28th 2014, 09:15am by Kate Whitehead

    ... the building served as headquarters for the Nazi military command in Paris and, in 1973, the United States and Vietnam signed the Paris Peace Accord in what is now Le Bar Kleber. Enough of the old ...

  5. News - China - TRAVEL

    Stop eating noodles and don't litter: Xi Jinping urges China's tourists abroad to clean up their act

    Posted Sep 18th 2014, 04:16am by MANDY ZUO

    ... "the places they travel to are like ink", spreading out from neighbouring Asian countries and regions to more distant places in Europe, the United States and Australia, he said. ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - TRAVEL

    Closure of British passport office in Hong Kong 'was a mistake', blast UK lawmakers

    Posted Sep 17th 2014, 04:35am by DANNY LEE

    ... years, it recorded a £124 million (HK$1.56 billion) surplus from passport requests. A 32-page passport costs £72.50- £14.79 more than it costs to make. "The state should not be exploiting ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - TRAVEL

    Singapore's immigration fast lane opens to frequent Hong Kong visitors

    Posted Sep 18th 2014, 04:22am by SAMUEL CHAN

    ... Samuel Chan samuel.chan@scmp.com Fast lane open to frequent visitors From Monday, Hongkongers who have travelled to Singapore at least three times in the past year will be able to apply to use the city-state's automated immigration clearance system. And Singaporeans visiting Hong Kong will be offered the same service under a reciprocal arrangement with the Lion City. ...

  8. Lifestyle - Books - TRAVEL

    Book review: Seeking the Cave, by James Lenfestey

    Posted Sep 14th 2014, 01:28pm by David Wilson

    ... in China- his rough, colloquial voice and weird ways are unappealing to members of the orderly Confucian state. Han Shan is apparently more admired by the Japanese. Drawn to oddball poets, ...

  9. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Destination: Uttarakhand

    Posted Sep 06th 2014, 10:50pm by CAMERON DUECK

    ... and rustle of nylon, and there stand Gaurav and Saurav, teenage brothers, who hand me a cup of steaming hot chai. I'm high in the Indian Himalayas, in the state of Uttarakhand, about 50km shy ... had to be evacuated from the steep valleys in this mountainous state. The mountains still show scars from landslides and roads are still buried in rubble. In 10 days of trekking, we see ...

  10. Magazines - 48hrs - TRAVEL

    My 48 hours in Tokyo: fashion designer Limi Yamamoto shares some of her favourite haunts

    Posted Sep 04th 2014, 12:16am by SHIRAZ RANDERIA

    ... you'll find the likes of Opening Ceremony, United Arrows and 109. NEIGHBOURHOOD WATCH Half an hour's walk from Shibuya station, you'll find the neighbourhood of Daikanyama, with its ...




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