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A penguin and leopard seal face off

Dramatic scenes unfold as hungry emperor penguins are faced with a leopard seal on the prowl in the Antarctic waters just below. David Attenborough narrates.
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Where sea gypsies settle

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Located 60km off the Thai coast, the tiny isolated Surin Islands are home to the Moken, a tribe of former nomads experiencing a shifting way of life.



The United Nations of mosques

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Abu Dhabi’s Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque was built to welcome the world – and has an open-door policy that harkens back to the golden age of Islam.


Abandoned New York City

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A few of the city’s most incredible attractions are hidden in plain sight, undiscovered by a city that moves too quickly for people to see what’s right in front of them.
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How well do you know the world? Play Geoguessr to find out!

Think you’re a geography expert? Test your knowledge with BBC Travel’s Geoguessr – the game that proves how well you know the world!
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The Manhattan mistake most people make

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After years of being botched, New York’s classic cocktail is back, thanks to the revival of rye whiskey, bitters and bartenders who can put creative spins on the classic.
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