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7 Fascinating Facts About the Ponte Vecchio in Florence

Picturesque Ponte Vecchio is one of Florence's most iconic sights, and has played witness to a thous ...

Thu 28 Sep 2023

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Visiting Stonehenge: Britain’s Most Fascinating Prehistoric Site

Uncover the mysterious secrets of Stonehenge, Britain's most extraordinary monument to the prehistor ...

Tue 26 Sep 2023

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Autumnal Activities in the City of Lights: Fun Fall Things to Do Even When It Drizzles

Rain or shine, Paris in Fall is chock full of fabulous things to see, to do… and to eat!

Mon 25 Sep 2023

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The Roman Forum SUPER Sites: What They are and How to Visit

Explore the special-access areas of the Roman Forum and the Palatine Hill included on the special ...

Thu 21 Sep 2023

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Tower Bridge: An Icon of the London Skyline

Tower Bridge is London's most iconic and beautiful river crossing. Join us as we delve into the ...

Tue 12 Sep 2023

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Art How did Michelangelo Paint the Sistine Chapel Ceiling?

How did Michelangelo Paint the Sistine Chapel Ceiling?

Discover how Michelangelo painted the Sistine Chapel ceiling over 4 furious years of labour at the ...

Tue 05 Sep 2023

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The Seven Wonders of San Clemente in Rome

Discover the extraordinary beauty of San Clemente in Rome, from the dark depths of its mysterious ...

Thu 31 Aug 2023

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Tickets at the Colosseum: All the Options and How to Book

Discover the various different ticket types available for visits to the Colosseum and ancient city ...

Fri 25 Aug 2023

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5 Amazing Gothic Churches in Barcelona

Barcelona’s rich Gothic heritage is everywhere you look in the Catlonian capital. We take a look ...

Tue 22 Aug 2023

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Baroque gems in the Val di Noto: A Guide to Ragusa, Modica and Noto

Explore the stunning towns of Noto, Ragusa and Modica in Sicily's Val di Noto, and discover why ...

Thu 10 Aug 2023

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8 Fascinating Facts about Big Ben in London

An icon of the London skyline, Big Ben is one of the English capital's most recognizable landmarks...

Tue 08 Aug 2023

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