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Following Napoleon’s trail on Elba

Though Napoleon Bonaparte escaped less than a year after being “banished” to this Tuscan island, he left such a lasting mark that its inhabitants still pray for his soul.
Read more… 14 September 2011


The Hague peace crawl

The Netherlands city known for tribunals on international war crimes, lets visitors eyewitness history
Read more… 13 September 2011


Building the Twin Towers: A tribute

In honour of the engineering marvels that once anchored lower Manhattan, take a look at how it all began.
09 September 2011


11 September history tour of New York

Many sites are open to visitors who wish to better understand the events of the tragic day and their aftermath, and to honour those who lost their lives.
Read more… 09 September 2011


London’s alternative museums

The city has scores of intimate, specialist and plain eccentric museums, dedicated to personalities, pastimes, occupations and assorted oddities.
Read more… 06 September 2011


The scariest spots around the world

An island covered in dolls, a church built with bones, the unsettled spirit of a samurai and more.
Read more… 01 September 2011


Drawing on Experience

Drawing on experience: Cyprus

Have book and pen, will travel.
Read more… 30 August 2011


A walk through Sydney’s criminal shadows

As the site of some of Australia’s most notorious criminal gangland activity, Sydney’s past teems with tales of bawdy bordellos, sordid soirees and rapacious razor gangs.
Read more… 30 August 2011


In praise of early stewardesses

Take flight and witness the golden age of air travel, when women worldwide attempted to hone their charisma and land a spot in the sky.
26 August 2011


Arizona's top five Old West experiences

Visit a place where cowboys still ride the range and old-timey saloons still serve the road-weary traveller.
Read more… 23 August 2011


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