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Pudong - as viewed across the river from M on the Bund

10 things you need to know about Shanghai, China

by danstan

Destination: Shanghai

10 little nuggets of information I wish I'd known before I travelled to Shanghai

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The Star Ferry from Kowloon to Hong Kong Island

24 hours in Hong Kong - the best day of your life

by rfield

Destination: Hong Kong

There's enough to keep you occupied in Hong Kong for 365 days, but if you've got just one day follow these tips for the best mainstream and offbeat experiences the city has to offer.

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A taste of old Shanghai

Destination: Shanghai

Shanghai's well on its way to becoming another Manhattan or Hong Kong - so you’d better be quick if you want to catch the more historic side of the city

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A perfect Hong Kong stopover

Destination: Hong Kong

Break your jouney to Oz with a stopover in the vibrant city of Hong Kong, where there's a wealth of experiences to be had, foods to be tasted and stunning landscapes to explore

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Killer cocktails in Feather Boa on Stanton Street

Hot spots for a date in Hong Kong

by rwicks

Destination: Hong Kong

From seafood restaurants reached only by Chinese junk to opulent dens serving perfect daiquiris or sky-high Szechuan cuisine, Hong Kong has plenty of romantic places for a date. Here is my pick

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Beijing, The Forbidden City

A winter working holiday in Beijing

Destination: Beijing

Are you fed up of being a tourist and simply passing through destinations? Then journey to Beijing this winter and take up the challenge of teaching English as a foreign language

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Wonderful cake!

A day at the Zoo: the pleasures of shopping in Beijing

Destination: Beijing

Avoid the stressful haggling of Yashow and the tourist crowds of the Silk Market in Beijing. Instead, follow my advice on where to shop, eat, stay and find a real bargain in the Chinese capital

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Symphony of Lights, Victoria Harbour

Hong Kong on a tight budget

Destination: Hong Kong

Hong Kong is a unique place where east meets west and modernity subtly blends with tradition. Many of the city's attractions can be done for free and others cost just a few HK dollars

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All aboard for trans-Siberian adventure in Russia

Destination: Moscow

Air travel might be quicker, but taking the Trans-Siberian Railway from Moscow to Beijing is an experience that few could forget

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One of the many temples on the island

Macau: an island with the Midas touch

Destination: Macau Peninsula

From traditional shrines and temples to Vegas-style hotels, the former Portuguese colony of Macau has lots to offer visitors

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