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Empire Builders Begins Filming

Pilot Begins Production on an Epic New Documentary Series Exploring the World's Greatest Empires.

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The Mighty Manila Galleons

During the heyday of the galleon trade, serving as a focus for trade between China and Europe, Manila became one of the world’s great ports. The Manila...

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Aboard the Steam Ship Sudan

In our opinion, of all the boats cruising down the Nile, the nicest, by far, is the Steam Ship Sudan...

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Rolling in gold down the Nile

Originally built to carry celebrities and royal families, the Dahabeya was a luxury pleasure boat for the Nile. The name means "golden one" alluding...

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Feluccas on the Nile by Beniamino Facchinelli, circa 1880s

Drifting downstream with the Nile’s gentle...

Feluccas are small sailing boats, typically crewed by 2 or 3 men, which have been used by fishermen on the Nile for thousands of years.

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Come back in time with us and travel to the...

The hair was big, the outfits were hot, but even bigger and hotter were the planes, trains, fast cars and the Space age – this was travelling in the 1970s.

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Celebrating our 25th Anniversary!

It's been a quarter of a century of travel, adventures, thrills and spills! "Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry and narrow-mindedness. Broad,...

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The Golden Eagle Festival

Held in the Altai Mountains of Western Mongolia, each year Kazakh hunters from near and far attend the festival with their Golden Eagles, known as Berkut....

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Buenos Aires Shopping Guide

Known for its sophisticated lifestyle and high-quality goods, the Latin American city of Buenos Aires has quickly become one of the most popular shopping...

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Beyond The Greek Easter Feast Experience

Easter is a magical time in Greece. The countryside springs to life as tree branches sprout new leaves, wildflowers blossom and villagers prepare for summer by...

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