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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    The final frontier: Ha Giang, Vietnam

    Posted Apr 20th 2014, 12:36am

    ... Vietnam’s answer to the Wild West, Ha Giang’s rustic charm and dusty bars provide an escape from hectic Hanoi, writes Aya Lowe “We would like to invite you to join us,” says a red-faced ... really normal in Ha Giang, Vietnam’s final frontier. Ha Giang (pronounced “hazhang”) province, the nation’s poorest, lies at the northern tip of Vietnam, just below the Chinese border. This wild, ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - TRAVEL

    Travel body probes sunken barge claim after Vietnam cruise protest

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

    ... Emily Tsang emily.tsang@scmp.com Travel body probes barge claim after cruise protest The Travel Industry Council is investigating whether a sunken barge in Ha Long Bay, Vietnam ... it was checking the claims by tour agency Miramar Travel with the Vietnam consulate. "It would be a serious matter if it turned out that there was no sunken barge preventing the ship from ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - TRAVEL

    190 Hongkongers stranded in Vietnam after travel agency folds

    Posted Feb 03rd 2014, 07:27pm by NG KANG-CHUNG, Ernest Kao

    ... Ng Kang-chung and Ernest Kao Tour agency folds, stranding 190 in Vietnam About 190 Hong Kong travellers have been stranded in Vietnam after the travel agency hosting them went out of business. Five groups on package tours organised by Guangdong Travel ran into problems when the agency's Vietnamese partner went bust during the Lunar New Year holiday. Four of the groups- ...

  4. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Travellers' checks

    Posted Jul 05th 2014, 11:24pm by Adam Nebbs

    ... and the signing, in what will be the Bar Kléber, of the Paris Peace Accords, which eventually brought an end to the Vietnam War. Not mentioned anywhere, of course, is the hotel's more sinister role ...

  5. Magazines - 48hrs - TRAVEL

    My 48 Hours in... Kep, Cambodia

    Posted Jul 02nd 2014, 11:14pm by MARISSA CARRUTHERS

    ... here," Kreis recalls. "It's home to lots of wildlife, greenery and has some great viewpoints of Kep, Vietnam and across to the island." The sprawling mass of 50 sq km of protected ... to Kreis, is a spot on a hill that offers unparalleled views out to neighbouring Kampot and nearby Vietnam. "This is my place of Zen. When I want peace and quiet, I head there." No trip ...

  6. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Travellers' checks

    Posted Jun 08th 2014, 12:58am by Adam Nebbs

    ... Round-trip, economy-class flights via either Hanoi or Ho Chi Minh City are with Vietnam Airlines, and one free stopover in either city is allowed. Private full-day tours and Cambodian visas can also ...

  7. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Travellers' checks

    Posted May 03rd 2014, 11:08pm by Adam Nebbs

    ... already have one). For further details, go to www.fourseasons.com. Anniversary offer The Caravelle Hotel (right), in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, is celebrating its 55th anniversary this month ... became popular with foreign correspondents during the Vietnam war, and Associated Press, NBC, CBS, The New York Times, The Washington Post and many others had offices in the hotel. After the war, ...

  8. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Travellers' checks

    Posted Apr 12th 2014, 11:17pm by Adam Nebbs

    ... package to Ho Chi Minh City, in Vietnam, with two nights at the Pullman Saigon Centre hotel (right) from HK$2,090 per person, twin share. This price will get you a superior room, while deluxe ... is probably worth it. For other flight options and online reservations, go to www.swiretravel.com and click through Leisure Holiday/Vacation Package/Vietnam.   ...

  9. Lifestyle - Books - TRAVEL

    Book review: Life is a Wheel, by Bruce Weber

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

    ... Weber took, too: the Ho Chi Minh Trail in Vietnam, in 1994, a surreal, scary, comic adventure that could make a great movie. This book is for cyclists, certainly, and for anyone who has ever ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Travellers' checks

    Posted Feb 15th 2014, 10:59pm by Adam Nebbs

    ... on the hotel and reservations (accepted from March 17), visit www.shangri-la.com. Deal of the week A free stopover in either Ho Chi Minh City or Hanoi, in Vietnam, is offered with a Siem Reap, ... of the cities mentioned above with Vietnam Airlines and daily breakfast. For a full list of hotels and reservations, go to www.tlxtravel.com or call 2270 7600.   ...




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