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Expat Profile: Navjot Singh

"For me it was meant to be just a short holiday. It never really occurred to me that I would be coming back to China on a long-term basis until I was exposed to the country’s fast-paced economic growth and immense beauty." Travel guide author Navjot Singh describes his own route towards becoming an expat - and falling in love with China.

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Backpackers and billionaires

"It used to be that backpacking trips to Fiji involved a bus ride from Nadi to Suva, then a ferry to somewhere like Ovalau, Savusavu, Taveuni or Kadavu. No more." The Fijian islands are no longer the preserve of luxury cruise holidaymakers...

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British Expat Newsletter:
7 December 2005

This week: Holidays - when you already live in Paradise (and don't we all?) where do you go for your holidays?

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The Journey Continues… Mexicali to San Diego

When we left the train [see Part 1], after three days in Mexicali we needed to find the bus station to get the bus to Tijuana. This done, we settled into the night-time run along the Mexican/USA border road. The bus was the typical Mexican bus, with an interesting notice above each window seat requesting […]

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Mexico City To Mexicali By Train

I love travelling by train. I think it is (normally) the most relaxed way to travel, and you can still meet and talk to people as you “drive”. Far more interesting and you can see so much more than you can from a car. My wife and I once made (oh dear! I’ve just realised […]

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