Posts Tagged ‘ Shanghai ’

What’s hot: May 2017

Apr 30th, 2018 | By

Just About Travel tells you what’s hot and what’s not in the travel world, right now



When and where to go in China

Jan 4th, 2018 | By

If you want to be part of the incoming visitor crowd, The China Guide has told you where to go and when. If you want to see a quieter and less busy China, this gives you a clue on where to avoid!



Where the experts holiday: Peter Vella, Director UK & Ireland at the Malta Tourism Authority

Nov 23rd, 2017 | By

Peter Vella is the director UK & Ireland at the Malta Tourism Authority and holds a dual nationality with Malta and the UK. Here he shares his favourite destinations and forthcoming trips with Just About Travel readers and reveals why you should visit Malta



What’s hot: August 2015

Jul 31st, 2015 | By

Just About Travel tells you what’s hot and what’s not in the travel world



Eight things I miss most about China

Jan 9th, 2015 | By

Ahead of Chinese New Year next month, Kaye Holland – a former laowai (foreigner) in China – reveals what she misses most about the Middle Kingdom



Best value destinations 2015

Nov 8th, 2014 | By

Bang for your buck and pizzazz for your pound: here’s where to stretch 2015’s travel budget until it oozes contentment



Beware: the hidden costs of so called ‘London’ airports

Aug 31st, 2014 | By

Kaye Holland hates the hidden, extra costs that airports like Luton and Stansted insist in springing on passengers



Instagram is agony

Aug 16th, 2014 | By

Kaye Holland wishes we would all – occasionally – put down our favourite devices



Scuffing, chafing and scouring old Shanghai – part 2

Apr 15th, 2014 | By

Admiring all that’s bright, shiny and new in Shanghai, surely doesn’t exclude enjoying what’s left of the city’s past? In part 2 of her Shanghai feature Anna Maria Espsäter seeks out the ancient corners of China’s power house of progress, finding them embattled, but very much alive.



Scuffing, chafing and scouring Shanghai

Apr 13th, 2014 | By

“Brave new world,” James Bond quips in his latest adventure, Skyfall, his point nicely illustrated by a vast vista of Shanghai’s impressive skyline, replete with state-of-the-art skyscrapers. But just how modern is this city asks Anna Maria Espsäter who spent a couple of weeks scratching the surface of Shanghai’s polished veneer for us in this two-part feature.



Animal magic: Chengdu

Nov 16th, 2013 | By

Beijing maybe the political and cultural capital of China but it’s Chengdu – home to China’s most famous face, the panda, – that is the headline act in 2013. British Airways launched direct flights from Heathrow to Chengdu in September.



Cheap trips

Aug 23rd, 2013 | By

The last bank holiday before Christmas is almost upon us! Want to make the most of the long weekend and escape overseas but worried about your wallet? Check out our tips below on how to have a purse pleasing break



What’s hot: August 2013

Aug 1st, 2013 | By

CD-Traveller tells you what’s hot in the travel world



I love London so why did I leave? (Part six)

Jul 2nd, 2013 | By

Kaye loves London, so why did she leave? Read the sixth part of her story exclusively on CD-Traveller



I love London, so why did I leave? (Part five)

May 15th, 2013 | By

Kaye loves London, so why did she leave? Read the fifth part of her story exclusively on CD-Traveller



Letter from France: April 2013

Apr 9th, 2013 | By

Whether you’re a novice or seasoned traveller, France will steal your heart. Each month, Frederic – our French correspondent – gives us the low-down on what to see and do across the channel



Letter from France: February 2013

Feb 26th, 2013 | By

Whether you’re a novice or seasoned traveller, France will steal your heart. Each month, Frederic – our French correspondent – gives us the low-down on what to see and do across the channel



What’s hot: February 2013

Feb 2nd, 2013 | By

CD-Traveller tells you what’s hot and what’s not in the travel world. This month, The Shard and Sri Lanka are hitting the headlines for all the right reasons, but trips to Thailand are in trouble



Breakfast of champions

Oct 20th, 2012 | By

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, and also a tasty shortcut to getting to know a country’s culture. Here are Brett Atkinson’s top 10 recommendations for getting the day started around the globe



Baa-appy St Patrick’s Day!

Mar 17th, 2012 | By

Ewe celebrating St Patrick’s Day? Even a flock of sheep in Scotland wants to be ‘seen in green’ this weekend!
 



Explore Shandong

Feb 12th, 2012 | By

Heading to China in the year of the Dragon? Seek out Shandong – steeped as it is in myth and supernatural allure



Where the experts holiday: Alan Locher, marketing & PR director at On Location tours

Jan 3rd, 2012 | By

On Location’s Alan Locher on Amsterdam, China and Boston’s best kept secrets



What’s hot: August 2011

Aug 1st, 2011 | By

CD Traveller tells you what’s hot and what’s not in the travel world. This month Machu Picchu and Mr&Mrs Smith are generating a buzz for all the right reasons but the same can’t be said of school holidays and the dismal Euro exchange rate



Beijing after dark

Jul 30th, 2011 | By

Thanks to a slew of trendy new bars and fine restaurants, Beijing has been stealing the spotlight from its southern sibling, Shanghai. So don’t hit the road as soon as you’ve had your fill of the Forbidden City, for the fun continues even after dark



What’s Hot: January 2011

Jan 1st, 2011 | By

CD-Traveller tells you what’s hot and what’s not in the world of travel



Where the Experts Holiday: Nabeel Shariff, marketing manager UK & Ireland for Sri Lanka Tourism

Dec 13th, 2010 | By

Sri Lanka Tourism’s marketing manager, Nabeel Shariff, on China, Chile and why Sri Lanka – the island formerly known as Ceylon – is everyone’s cup of tea



What’s Hot: November

Oct 29th, 2010 | By

CD Traveller tells you what’s hot and what’s not in the travel world



Where the experts holiday: Marion Schumacher

Sep 6th, 2010 | By

Marion Schumacher, the Ritz-Carlton’s regional director of public relations (Europe), shares her holiday experiences exclusively with CD Traveller