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  1. Magazines - 48hrs - TRAVEL

    Where to find three of Hong Kong's most impressive waterfalls

    Posted Jul 30th 2014, 10:53pm by Martin Williams

    ... sailors are said to have asked the name of the place, and were told "Heung Gong [Jai]", as nearby Aberdeen was the "fragrant harbour" exporting incense. British sailors took ...

  2. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Frozen assets: hunting icebergs in Newfoundland

    Posted May 10th 2014, 10:39pm by DAVID BARTRAM

    ... car. You could drive the entire 8,000 kilometres of the Trans-Canada highway to Victoria, British Columbia, with the help of a couple of ferries, without encountering anything as ruggedly ... somewhere between Irish brogue and Queen's English, shows us to our room, which has a panoramic view of the harbour. She suggests we watch the school play but we've had a long drive ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    The calm after the storm: Ypres, Belgium

    Posted Jun 08th 2014, 12:58am

    ... truce on Christmas Day 1914, British and German soldiers played football in no-man’s-land. During the first Battle of Ypres, Khudadad Khan became the first South Asian to win the Victoria Cross, ...

  4. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Conservation starters: Cape Town

    Posted May 31st 2014, 11:58pm by Martin Williams

    ... are not among them. Hout Bay Harbour, a collection of low houses set below green slopes that sweep up to craggy hilltops, is 20km or so to the south of Cape Town. From the small harbour, our boat passes ... which is reminiscent of an English seaside resort, its main road curling past a row of two- and three-storey buildings facing a harbour complete with yacht club. The image is reinforced ...

  5. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Hot spots: One&Only, Cape Town

    Posted Mar 22nd 2014, 11:20pm by Kate Whitehead

    ... show you there's a lot more to South African wine than pinotage. What else is there to do? The buzzing Victoria and Alfred Waterfront is packed with restaurants and shops and is just a few ...

  6. Magazines - Money - TRAVEL

    Out of this world

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

    ... stops at Harrods in London, the Galeries Lafayette in Paris, New York's Fifth Avenue or the Harbour City shopping mall in Kowloon. "There was no shopping basically on the tour. We ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - TRAVEL

    Ship owner 'reserves right' to sue

    Posted Feb 08th 2014, 04:33am by Amy Nip

    ... of the Costa Victoria, could sue the passengers for delaying a sailing to Malaysia with their 17-hour protest on Thursday, or for additional berthing fees it incurred. Some 300 passengers refused ... entering a navigation channel to reach the port. "Costa Victoria, in compliance with the instruction from local Vietnamese port authorities, for safety reasons, could not navigate ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - TRAVEL

    Kai Tak Cruise Terminal opens doors to public

    Posted Sep 21st 2013, 12:00am by Amy Nip

    ... interested in the terminal than the tours, the best destination will be the rooftop garden, which offers a 360-degree view of Victoria Harbour.   ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - TRAVEL

    Travel body probes sunken barge claim after Vietnam cruise protest

    Posted Feb 09th 2014, 04:13am by Emily Tsang

    ... docking," Tung said. Some 300 passengers staged a sit-in on the Costa Victoria on Thursday in protest at the HK$340 offer of compensation for missing out on the Unesco World Heritage site. ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Travellers' checks

    Posted Nov 23rd 2013, 11:18pm by Adam Nebbs

    ... already seen all that Chiang Mai has to offer (including the interesting little foreign cemetery, with its surprising statue of Queen Victoria; right), consider a side trip to the pretty town ... at Le Meridien, which is as good a place as any in the downtown area. Among the better beach resorts on offer are the Sutera Harbour (from HK$5,950) and Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru and Rasa ...




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