Chiswick House Gardens

Building England: Chiswick House

The gardens and the villa take inspiration from the architecture and gardens of ancient Rome, such as the Emperor Hadrians Villa at Tivoli.

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WOW: What’s On Where In April

From the birth of Buddha to the death of Christ, get ready to experience a roller coaster of ancient traditions and bizarre rituals in April.

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Plague of Athens by Michiel Sweerts, c. 1652–1654

Study Guides: Epidemics Throughout The Ages

In an increasingly interconnected and peaceful world, disease remains one of the greatest fears of the modern age, especially the outbreak of a ‘superbug’.

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What to Buy?

Visit our store for latest offers on downloads, DVDs, music and books.

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Hokulea is a performance-accurate full-scale replica of a waʻa kaulua, a Polynesian double-hulled voyaging canoe.

Ancient Mariners of the Pacific

Traditional Polynesian navigation was used for thousands of years to make long voyages across thousands of miles of the vast, unexplored Pacific Ocean.

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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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Iguazu Falls Argentina Travel Destination Guides

Cascading Borders: Iguazu Falls

The Iguazu River is located in the north east corner of Argentina and flows along a large portion of the border with Brazil. The Iguazu Falls are made up of...

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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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