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Auckland Developer Tim Manning planning a $4 million peak makeover

Posted on August 23, 2013 at 10:23 am in

Mountain Scene – Article by Philip Chandler
Published August 15, 2013
Up to $4 million will be spent redeveloping Queenstown’s tired looking Coronet Peak Hotel. New owner Tim Manning who developed the local Greenstone Terrace housing complex – says he’ll upgrade the Arthurs Point hotel to four-star standard and sell of its 82 [...]

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Kiwi made good returns to bolster Queenstown Resort – NBR Article on Tim Manning

Posted on August 23, 2013 at 10:00 am in

National Business Review – Article by Duncan Bridgeman
Published August 16, 2013
When Gavin Faull headed to Hong Kong in 1990 he worked for three months without pay to get his foot in the door of Swiss-Bel-hotel International. The Taranaki-born former freezing worker turned hotelier went on to own outright what is now [...]

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Inca Trail Marathon is a runner’s high in Peru – LA Times article

Posted on August 23, 2013 at 9:04 am in

CUZCO, Peru—

— There’s really no better way to see a place than by foot.
Even if the path is 26.2 miles and goes over a 13,800-foot mountain pass.

And it’s a race.
Running a marathon in June along the Inca Trail, high in the Peruvian Andes, seemed like a good idea when I signed up for this [...]

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