Battle of Crete

New Series: Ultimate Blitzkrieg – The WW2...

This 3x I hr documentary tells the story of the famous WW2 battle and the four year German occupation of the Greek island of Crete that followed.

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Getty Villa Outer Peristyle, Malibu, Los Angeles

The Getty Villa

Offering a slice of antiquity to both its neighborhood of Malibu and tourists alike, the museum offers a variety of events such as Roman theatre productions,...

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La Boca Buenos Aires

La Boca: The Humble History of the Beautiful...

Poor immigrant port dwellers saw the need for colour in their neighbourhood, and so put the left over paint used to maintain the port’s barges to good use by...

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Northern Italy - February

WOW: What’s On Where In February

It doesn't matter what corner of the world you find yourself in, February is an exciting and fun-fueled month! Among other things, much of the Christian...

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Teatro Colon Opera House Buenos Aires Argentina

High Culture in Buenos Aires: The Teatro Colón

The Teatro Colón is a symbol of the evolution of Argentina's “high culture”, and an example of why Buenos Aires became known as the “Paris of Latin...

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Colonia del Sacramento, Victor Forjaz, Flickr Creative Commons

Day Trips from Buenos Aires: Colonia del...

Just under an hour by catamaran from Buenos Aires, Colonia del Sacramento boasts a well preserved fusion of Portuguese, Spanish and post-colonial architecture.

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Amber Flower

Amber – Poland’s Finest Export

People have long been fascinated with the look, colours and geological significance of this gemstone and the mysterious, earthly aura that it radiates.

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Patagonia Ice Fields

The Ice Fields of Southern Patagonia

The Southern Patagonia ice field stretches across Chile and Argentina and is the third largest in the world, covering an area of almost 5,000 square miles.

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Dolomiti January Balloon Festival

WOW: What’s On Where In January

January marks the beginning of the New Year in the Gregorian calendar, and for many this means a month of abstinence and setting new goals and attitudes for...

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Adolf Eichmann Nazi on Trial

Nazi Ratlines: Escape to South America

It’s estimated more than 10,000 German military, including many suspected and war criminals, used these ratlines in the years after the war. Agencies around...

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