History

Learn all about the fascinating stories and personalities that have shaped the course of history in the world's greatest cities, from Rome to Barcelona and beyond.

Casa Batlló: Gaudí's Modernist Masterpiece in Barcelona

Enter into the extraordinary imagination of Gaudí's as we take a look inside the fabulous Casa ...

Tue 14 Nov 2023

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Art, History and the Human Spirit at the Vatican Museums

Discover an idiosyncratic history of the western world as told through the fabulous artworks of the ...

Tue 07 Nov 2023

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Paris’ Glorious Métropolitain

With 4 million passengers a day and 1.4 billion each year on its 16 lines, le Métro forms the stran ...

Thu 02 Nov 2023

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The Colour of Empire: The Many Marbles of Ancient Rome

Ancient Rome tends to be a monochrome place in the popular imagination, a world of gleaming white ...

Tue 31 Oct 2023

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A look at the diverse Architecture of Istanbul, from antiquity to today.

A dive into the diverse architecture of Istanbul from Roman, Byzantine, Ottoman to today.

Sun 29 Oct 2023

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A Guide to the Roman Baths at Bath

One of the most spectacular ancient archaeological sites in the world, the Roman Baths at Bath make ...

Tue 24 Oct 2023

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The Most Beautiful Bridges in Rome

As much works of art as they are feats of engineering, the series of bridges that forge the mighty ...

Thu 19 Oct 2023

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Art 10 Highlights of the Miró Museum in Barcelona

10 Highlights of the Miró Museum in Barcelona

Barcelona native Joan Miró was one of the greatest artists of the 20th century; discover his incred ...

Tue 17 Oct 2023

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The Art and Culture of Istanbul: Museums and Galleries not to miss!

A look at the art and culture of Istanbul through its best museums for a varied audience, from histo ...

Mon 16 Oct 2023

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In Search of Roman Time: The Peculiar Rhythms of Life in the Eternal City

As visitors to the Eternal City soon realize, Rome moves at its own pace. Discover the peculiar ...

Thu 12 Oct 2023

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Buckhingham Palace: What You Need to Know About London's Iconic Royal Residence

Iconic Buckingham Palace has been home to the British Royal Family for almost two centuries. Find ...

Tue 10 Oct 2023

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The Tragic Life of Beatrice Cenci: Feminism and Violence in Renaissance Rome

Read about the tragic life and brutal death of the young Roman Beatrice Cenci, executed for the ...

Fri 06 Oct 2023

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