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    Beneath the blue

    Once were warriors

    The road to Shangri-la...-

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    Secret AsiaNovember 2011issue 3 MysticMyanmar

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  • 20 November 2011 21November 2011

    where youve been and what youve seen Postcards

    Postcards email lpthailandmagazine@gmail.com

    160

    Breidamerkurjo

    ...

    yangshuo, china

    High flier

    Karl Willson 3

  • 22 November 2011 23November 2011

    Postcards email lpthailandmagazine@gmail.com

    Lonely Planet

    Magazine

    Kjolur

    Jokulsarlon

    ( 2002

    Die

    Another Day )

    Jokulsarlon, Iceland

    Return to the ice age

    Rebecca Pollard

    160

    Breidamerkurjo

  • 38 November 2011 39November 2011

    5easytrips1 2

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    hoW Do i Make it happen?

    48 28

    Pranadewi Balinese rustic (www.balipranaresort.com)

    -

    5 easy trips

  • 44 November 2011 45November 2011

    Words SARANYU NOKKAEW | PhotograPhs ARUNOTHAI PUTTARUKSA

    Myanmar Mystic

    44 November 2011 45November 2011

  • 46 November 2011 47November 2011

    Your trip mapped out

    4

    6

    1

    2

    3

    bagan Call from the golden land

    5

    mandalay Memories of the old kingdom

    4

    inle Life in the pristine lake

    6

    yangOn City of faith

    1

    mrauk u Secret of Arakan

    2

    SiTTWe Passage to Bengal

    3

    YANGON: City of faith

    20

    (Sakura Tower)

    (Sule Paya)

    (Nay Pyi Taw)

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    Shangri-la 20

    Words Alex von TunzelmAnn | PhotograPhs mARK ReAD

    traNsLatE nonGluCK AJAnAPAnYA

    The road to ..1996

    52 november 2011 53november 2011

  • 58 november 2011 59november 2011

    : : - () () (Baima Pass)

    china

    5-6

    Gyatso

    Miao

    Mosuo

    Walking Marriage

    Mosuo

    YI

    Bai

    Bai Yi

    (Dongba)

    Gyatso

    ..1996

    The edge of the world

    500

    (Tiger Leaping Gorge)

    Gyatso

    (Haba Xue shan)

    (Zhongdian)

    (Gyalthang) ..2002

    -

    Lost Horizon

    Hilton

  • 84 November 2011 85November 2011

    BORNEO

    Beneath the Blue Bajau Laut Words TOM HUGH-JONES PhotograPhs TIMOTHy ALLENtranslation VIGUNdA

    Bajau

    84 November 2011

  • 9190 October 2011October 2011

    YOUR QUESTIONS ANSWEREDBajau Laut? Bajau Kadazan-Dusun 13%

    ? fitfortravel.nhs.uk.

    ? Celebes

    MAkE IT hAppEN

    BORNEO

    Getting there ,

    Getting around

    Further reading lonely planet (750 ) & (850 )

    Climate

    ESSENTIAlS

    3 OF ThE BEST TOUR OpERATORS

    EXplORE MORE OF SABAh

    Tun Sakaran Bajau Laut

    Sempornas Seafest Hotel (

    2,000 8 ) Bajau Laut

    - ()

    6

    4 ( Tour Operators ) 4,250 3 1

    Bajau

    24

    4 5 6

    7 8

    BARGAIN!

    BARGAIN!

    1-2 KuaLa LuMPuR (KL) KOta KINaBaLu (KK) Pacific Regency Hotel Suites ( 3,500 ; pacificregency.com) Jesselton Hotel ( 2,150 ; jesseltonhotel.com)

    ( Tour Operators box ) 2 Semporna Seafront Billabong Scuba (billabongscuba.com) Blue Sea Divers (thereefdiv-ers.com)

    RainfallTemp max/min

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    ThE FINAl WORD 45 jacques Cousteau

    1 2 3

    9

    (Mabul) Bajau Laut MaBuL BeaCh ResORt () Scuba Junkie ( 850 ; sipadanscuba.com) Borneo Divers Mabul Resort ( 3 21,600 ; borneodivers.info)

    sIPadaN POM POM IsLaNd ResORt () ( 2 1 8,450 ; pompomisland.com) ( 6,000 )

    seM- PONa 17 Seafest Hotel ( 2,050; seafestho-tel.com).

    BORNeO dIveRs 2 1 Borneo Divers Mabul Resort ( 15,500 borneodivers.info)

    BORNeO eCO tOuRs 4 3 (Kapalai) 3 1 (24,750 ) (borneoecotours.com)

    sCuBa juNKIeScuba Junkie Mabul Beach Resort 25 Celebes 2,000 ( 4,450 ) 2 1 (5,750 ; scuba-junkie.com)

    sePILOK ORaNG-utaN RehaBILItatION CeNtRe (sORC)Why go?stayChic Paganakan Dii SORC ( 1,200 ; paganakandii.com)Getting there (Sepilok) (Sandakan) 12 (30 50 ) (45 1,250 )

    MOuNt KINaBaLuWhy go? 4,095 () staySutera Sanctuary Lodges Hill Lodge ( 4,000 ; suterasanctuarylodges.com).Getting there Inanam (Padang Merdeka) (2 150 )

    suNGaI KINaBataNGaNWhy go? 8 stay (Sukau) Sukau Rainforest Lodge ( 2 1 12,300 sukau.com)Getting there (Sungai Kinabatangan) ( 300 )

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  • 88 November 2011 89November 2011

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    Romesh Gunesekera Booker Prize

    WORDS romesh guNesekera | PHOTOGRAPHS philip lee harvey

    TRANSLATE aNJira assavaNoNDa

    Sri LankaS Story

    88 November 2011 89November 2011

  • 104 November 2011 105November 2011

    ...

    once were warriors

    Panyii 80 (Kigwema) (Phesama) 1943

    new travel secrets

    Words Fergal KeaNe | PhotograPhs JONaTHaN gregSON

    translations aSaMaPON KHOMeMUaNg

  • 56 November 2011 57November 2011

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    nAGALAnD

    Getting there , 3 (...Can i go independently?)

    essentiALs

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    the FinAL WorD Sardespande (1987)

    steps into the heArt oF the nAGA hiLLs

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    June 201046

    Nagaland, on Indias border with Burma, was once famed for its

    headhunters but visitors can now expect a warm welcome, as

    BBC correspondent Fergal Keane discovered

    once were warriors

    PhotograPhs JONATHAN GREGSON

    Panyii, 80, is a farmer in the village of Kigwema, just south of Nagalands capital, Kohima. Many village elders recall the exploits of the headhunters. oPPosItE PagE a carving depicting a headhunter on the gate of Phesama Village, dated 1943

    Visa ( PERMITS)

    Further reading lonely planet

    Climate

    SaFety 1947

    three oF the Best tour operAtorsIndIa SaFarIS ( & BEYOND) 20 BBC 4,000 5,000 / (indiasafaris.com, andbeyon dindia.com).

    alder tourS & traVelS 3,650 // (00 91 943 601 1266)

    InnoVatIVe IndIa tourISm ( ) 3,000 14 (00 91 943 301 7643; abhra.bhattacha-rya@innovativeindiatours.com)

    pLAnninG your trip to nAGALAnD PermItS 4 () ( Best tour operators) ! 4 10

    Can I Go IndePendently?

    GettInG around 900

    razhu Pru ( 900 ; 00 91 370 229 0291; razhu-pru@gmail.com)

    1 KohIma - () (bohul)

    2 3 dream CaF ( 5 ; (Dimapur) (Imphal))

    4 State muSeum 2 - ( 5 ; - ; 00 91 370 222 0749). Sachu Angami ()

    (Kohima War Museum of WWII)

    5 64 War Cemetery 1,200

    1944 ()

    6 (morung) () KISama herItaGe VIllaGe 10 ( 10 )

    7 KIGWema VIllaGe 2 4 4 44

    Angami Phizo

    Khonoma (Via MerusHouse) ( 1,000 ; 00 91 943 601 1266)

    8 9 27 .. Khonoma nature ConSerVa-tIon and traGoPan SanCtuary ()

    Viyalie Tacu

    Who Are the nAGA triBes? - 20 1935 ( 1963) ()

  • 116 November 2011 117November 2011

    Words saraNyu Nokkaew, Chayawat maNasiri | PhotograPhs Natthiti ampriwaN, sarut ChuayChab, rakChat sodabaN

    Rediscover chiang mai

    116 November 2011 117November 2011

    Rediscover

    Chiang Mai

  • 118 November 2011 119November 2011

    Rediscover chiang mai

    Your trip mapped out

    CHIANG MAI Best for city life1

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    WbyWanlamun

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    4-5

    1

    40

    13

    9

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    chaiPRaKaRn Best for Yunnan culture

    5chiang DaO

    Best for nature

    6

    maE Rim Best for leisure

    2

    muang chiang mai Best for city life

    1

    OmKOi Best for homestay

    4

    maE cham Best for textile

    3

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