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How Beijing celebrated the 10th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China in 1959

British journalist Christopher Dobson was given unrivalled access to cover the festivities. Sixty years later, his son recounts his father’s stay in the fledgling nation, and how the experience would last a lifetime.

29 Sep 2019 - 5:15AM

British journalist Christopher Dobson was given unrivalled access to cover the festivities. Sixty years later, his son recounts his father’s stay in the fledgling nation, and how the experience would last a lifetime.

How Beijing celebrated the 10th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China in 1959
Explore Australia’s Blue Mountains from The Carrington Hotel, with 1920s colonial splendour and a royal history

A multimillion-dollar renovation returned the grand dame to its former 1920s glory, when, as Australia’s first resort-style property, the hotel was the playground of local and international elite

4 Aug 2018 - 12:33PM

A multimillion-dollar renovation returned the grand dame to its former 1920s glory, when, as Australia’s first resort-style property, the hotel was the playground of local and international elite

Explore Australia’s Blue Mountains from The Carrington Hotel, with 1920s colonial splendour and a royal history
Bestselling Beijing murder author turns to Shanghai in the 1930s as inspiration for latest tale

Writer Paul French recalls how Shanghai lured him from London in the 1980s, and is now the iniquitous setting of his latest thriller

21 May 2018 - 10:04AM

Writer Paul French recalls how Shanghai lured him from London in the 1980s, and is now the iniquitous setting of his latest thriller

Bestselling Beijing murder author turns to Shanghai in the 1930s as inspiration for latest tale