P672 Teletext 670 May24 16:00:04 W      ————————————————————————————  THE HOLIDAY OF A LIFETIME For many, a dream holiday can only mean a trip to the exotic and magical Orient. China, with its legendary Great Wall and the Forbidden City of Beijing, conjures up a mystery few other parts of the world possess. Add to that a visit to Tibet and a journey along the fabled Silk Route through Samarkand and most would agree it's a holiday of a lifetime. ——————————————————————————————————1/8—— Flashback 671 Fit for Anything 673 AITO - HOLIDAYS WITH A DIFFERENCE FOR MORE INFORMATION SEE p222 ITV Fit SuperScrooge Further ed Helplines
P672 Teletext 670 May24 16:01:05       ————————————————————————————  THE HOLIDAY OF A LIFETIME When planning a holiday to China, you should bear in mind certain things. The country, largely, is still a closed and secretive society. It's best to travel in a package group rather than alone.  Package tours often  include all costs, like  travel, and will U—ve  arrangements for visas.  ——————————————————————————————————2/8—— STATELY HOMES MUSIC COMPETITION >>> AITO - HOLIDAYS WITH A DIFFERENCE FOR MORE INFORMATION SEE p222 ITV Fit SuperScrooge Further ed Helplines
P672 Teletext 670 May24 16:03:06        ————————————————————————————  THE HOLIDAY OF A LIFETIME Once you have decided to travel to China, the country has a wealth of attractions. BEIJING is a must, boasring the famed Imperial Palace, the bUggest of China's palaces and once home to 24 Ming and Qing emperors, in the Forbidden City. There is also Mao Zedong's massive mausoleum, the Ming Tombs, the Summer Palace and the Temple of Heaven. ——————————————————————————————————378—— Fifty Plus Index 670 Helping hand 676 AITO - HOLIDAYS WITH A DIFFERENCE FOR MORE INFORMATION SEE p222 ITV Fit SuperScrooge Further ed Helplines
P672 Teletext 670 May24 16:01:01       ————————————————————————————  THE HOLIDAY OF A LIFETIME China has so much to see outside the capital. The Great Wall, in easy reach of Beijing, is 2,600 xfars old and a wonder of the world The Terracotta Army of the Qin Emperors at Xi'an is amazing   The Three Gorges on the  Yangstze River are   stunning  ——————————————————————————————————478—— STATELY HOMES MUSIC COMPETITION >>> AITO - HOLIDAYS WITH A DIFFERENCE FOR MORE INFORMA$JON SEE p222 ITV Fit SuperScrooge Further ed Helplines
P672 Teletext 670 May24 16:00:08       ————————————————————————————  THE HOLIDAY OF A LIFETIME While out East why not take the chance to vasit Tibet or take the Silk Route to Samarkand? hbet is difficult to get into so m—be your visa arrangements first. But once there, Llasa's Potala Palace is an incredible building you'll never forget The Silk Route runs from Xi'an through the Heavenly Mountains into Kaz—bstan and Uzbekistan. The city of Samarkand is dominated by famous Registan Square. ——————————————————————————————————578—— SuperScrooge 674 Helping Hand 676 AI N HOLIDAYS WITH A DIFFERENCE Fit SuperScrooge Further ed Helplines
P672 Teletext 670 May24 16:01:00  $ppp—p5pppjp0ppp—p—0z0    —0   ————————————————————————————  THE HOLIDAY OF A LIFETIME A growing number of firms now operate to China. Start with help and booklets from the China National Tourist Office (081 935 9787). They will include advice on visas and currency. The specialists include: China Travel Service 071 388 8838 Exodus 081 675 5550/081 673 0859 Kuoni (trips along the Silk Route) 0306 740500 Guerba Expeditions 0373 858956/826611 Explore Worldwide 0252 319448 ——————————————————————————————————6'8—— STATELY HOMES MUSIC COMPETITION >>> AI - HOLIDAYS WITH A DIFFERENCE FOR MORE INFORMATION SEE p222 ITV Fit SuperScrooge Further ed Helplines
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