Features - 24 hours


24 hours in Beirut

Beirut may easily be one of the most multi-faceted cities on earth.

24 Hours in Barcelona

Barcelona is one of the great European cities. Standing on Roman foundations dating back 2,000 years, the city today is an eclectic mix of ancient, medieval, and contemporary styles reflective of the personality of a people known for their creative spirit.

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24 Hours in Hong Kong

Hong Kong epitomises a dynamic metropolis steeped in unique blends of East and West. A gateway to mainland China, it is also one of the world’s great destinations. After the first Sino-British Opium War, Britain ruled Hong Kong from 1842 until July 1, 1997, when it became a Special Administrative Region in the People’s Republic of China.

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24 hours in New York

It’s called ‘The City That Never Sleeps’ – and with good reason. New York City defines energy, and any visitor to the city absorbs this instantaneously. You can sleep later – now, you have 24 hours in Manhattan. So let’s make the most of it.

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24 hours in Shanghai

In the 20s and 30s, Shanghai was the Pearl of the Orient, a city of wealth, decadence, and outrageous nightlife. Its citizens were as international as its reputation, but the rise of Communism following the end of World War II put an end to all that. For the second half of the century, Shanghai lay dormant.

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24 hours in Moscow

Sitting on the junction of three geological platforms and founded in 1147, Moscow has long been the seat of Russian power. With over ten million people, it is the seventh largest city in the world.

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24 hours in Madrid

For anyone with a liking for art, music, dining, nightlife, and the dolce vita (good life), 24 hours in the capital of Spain would be irresistible.

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24 hours in Ho Chi Minh City

Founded only in the 18th century as Saigon, Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) is a newcomer among cities by Asian standards. Yet it has packed plenty into a short time: it quickly became a major commercial and trading centre, the capital of French Indochina, and infamous during the Vietnam War.

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