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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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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The Andes Before the Incas, Travel Destination Guides Quebrada de Humahuaca

The Andes Before the Incas

The descendants of the people who lived in ruined and lost settlements like Quilmes and Tilcara can be found today in towns such as Purmamarca and Humahuaca....

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Henri Matisse: The Red Room, Gandalf's Gallery, Flickr Creative Commons

WOW: What’s On Where In December

December is an important month across the world for civil rights history, modern art and all things 'Holiday Season' related!

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Pilot Productions

What Kind of Traveller Are You?

With the new challenges that the modern world of travel poses, we have identified 3 new types of nightmarish traveller. Do you recognise any of them?

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British Raj - Canons at Rashtrapati Bhavan

Brexit and the British Empire

Some historians argue that what we have seen with the British referendum result to leave the European Union is a repeat melodrama of an Empire coming to terms...

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Ground Pangolin at Madikwe Game Reserve in South Africa, David Brossard, Flickr Creative Commons

You’ve Probably Never Heard Of The...

The Pangolin is the world's most trafficked animal. Campaigners and authorities alike are working hard to stop the illegal trade of these scaly creatures....

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Gleneagles is a very prestigious 5* Hotel and Golf Resort in Scotland, the 'Home of Golf'

WOW: What’s On Where In September

From important religious celebrations to some of the sporting calendar's biggest events, September is not a month short of entertainment!

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