Medieval London: the rise of the most important city in Europe

Discover Medieval London when Britain’s capital became the largest, wealthiest and most important cities in Europe despite its fair share of diseases, famine, religious controversy and invaders attacks.  A city belonging to craftsmen and merchants producing and selling remarkable handcrafted objects with engraved designs. [Continue reading]

Roman London: 55BC to 5th Century AD

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Discover Britain's Roman history including Julius Caesar failed invasion in 55BC, Claudius successful invasion in 43AD, clash with Boudicca Iceni,  Hadrian's wall, the Picts, the 400 year roman occupation, and their legacy including roads, buildings, … [Continue reading]

Prehistoric London: history of Britain’s capital before the Romans

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Discover Britain's history before the Romans including hunter-gatherers, stone age, land bridge, English channel 10,000BC, farmers 4000BC, 2000BC Bronze Age, metalworkers, Iron Age, Celtic languages and the first coins. … [Continue reading]

Bedford Square: London’s best preserved set pieces of Georgian architecture

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Discover Bedford Square, a lovely garden square in the heart of the Bloomsbury district of the Borough of Camden in London.  It is considered one of the best preserved set pieces of Georgian architecture in London and many of the surrounded houses … [Continue reading]

Bloomsbury Tavistock Square: home to Gandhi statue and cherry tree

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Discover Tavistock Square a public square located in the heart of Bloomsbury within the London Borough of Camden.  A statue of Mahatma Gandhi, sculpted by Fredda Brilliant and installed in 1968 is the gardens centre-piece.  Tavistock Square was … [Continue reading]

Sopot Molo: Europe’s longest wooden pier

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Discover the Sopot Pier known as Molo, considered the longest wooden pier in Europe with 511.5 meters.  It was  first built in 1827 as a pleasure pier stretching from the middle of the popular Sopot beach and Spa Square on one end, way into the … [Continue reading]

Sopot: Molo, Lighthouse, Monte Cassino and the Crooked House

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Discover Sopot, a charming seaside town famous for being a major health-spa resort destination.  Part of the Tricity (Trójmiasto) with nearby Gdansk to the south and Gdynia to the north, it is located in the northern part of Poland, within the … [Continue reading]

Gdansk Old Town by night

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Discover Gdansk Old Town by night, sometimes referred to by its German name Danzig, a strategic and highly influential port for nearly a thousand years.  What was once the stronghold of the Teutonic Knights and an influential city within the … [Continue reading]

Hel Peninsula Northern Poland

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Discover Hel Peninsula, a 35-km-long sand bar peninsula in the Northern part of Poland home to the sea resorts of Chałupy, Jastarnia, Jurata and Hel.  It is located some 50 kilometres north of the Tricity it is one of the most visited Baltic … [Continue reading]

Best of the Maldives

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Discover the Maldives island nation in the Indian Ocean, the only remaining Paradise on Earth, ideal for sunbathing, snorkelling, diving and other water sports.  Known as the Sunny Side of life, Maldives is really one of the most beautiful place on … [Continue reading]

Trans Maldivian Airways: Paradise Air Taxi

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Discover the Trans Maldivian Airways (TMA), the best way to get to your piece of paradise in the Maldives.  TMA is a private airline in the Maldives operating out of the Ibrahim Nasir International Airport in Male, the Maldives biggest city and … [Continue reading]

Kuredu Resort: Maldives’s Top Destination (Lhaviyani Atoll)

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Discover one of the most popular and top rated destinations of the Maldives, the Kuredu Resort & Spa, offering an excellent choice of accommodation and facilities to match. Home to some of the world's most pristine beaches and often referred to … [Continue reading]

Maldives Beach: white sand and azure waters

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Discover one of the world's most pristine beaches in the island nation of the Maldives in the Indian Ocean.  Often referred to as the only truly remaining Paradise on Earth, it is ideal for sunbathing, snorkelling, diving and enjoying the wild live … [Continue reading]

Maldives: swimming with Manta rays

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Discover the Maldives Manta Rays or Manta birostris ray who live in the open water of tropical oceans or close to coral reefs. It feeds on tiny plankton organisms, krill and small fishes and can go up 5 meter in size, making it the biggest type of … [Continue reading]

Maldives: swimming with Dolphins

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Discover Dolphins in the Maldives, one of the best places on Earth to watch them with over 20 different species or about  a quarter of the world’s total. … [Continue reading]

Maldives Underwater Kingdom: colourful tropical sea life

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Discover the Maldives underwater kingdom, a snorkelling and diving paradise with astonishingly clear azure water and an abundance of tropical seal life including turtles, Blacktip Reef Sharks, Oriental Sweetlip, the Ribboned sweetlips and the Orange … [Continue reading]

Maldives: Swimming with Blacktip Reef Sharks

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Discover the Blacktip reef shark from the shallow inshore waters of the Maldives, easily identified by the prominent black tips on its fins.  The Blacktip reef shark or Carcharhinus melanopterus is a species of requiem shark, in the family of … [Continue reading]

Gdynia: Baltic sea port & Experyment Science Center

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Discover Gdynia, home to the Baltic's sea biggest port, founded in 1926.  Located within the Kashubia region in Eastern Pomerania, Gdynia is Part of the Tricity with neighbouring Gdansk and Sopot, and considered one of the most visited sea resort … [Continue reading]

Maldives: Swimming with turtles

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Discover the Maldives hawksbill sea turtle or  Eretmochelys imbricata, a a critically endangered species part of the Cheloniidae family.  Its appearance is similar to that of other marine turtles with a flattened body shape, a protective carapace, … [Continue reading]

Underwater Maldives: diving paradise

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Discover underwater Maldives, a snorkelling and diving paradise with astonishingly clear azure water and an abundance of tropical seal life including turtles, Blacktip Reef Sharks, Oriental Sweetlip, the Ribboned sweetlips and the Orange Spine … [Continue reading]

Maldives: Paradise on Earth

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Discover the Maldives island nation in the Indian Ocean, the only remaining Paradise on Earth, ideal for sunbathing, snorkelling, diving and other water sports.  Known as the Sunny Side of life, Maldives is really one of the most beautiful place on … [Continue reading]

Gdansk Industrial City (Monument to the Fallen Shipyard Workers)

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Discover Gdansk the Industrial City, sometimes referred to by its German name Danzig, a strategic and highly influential port for nearly a thousand years.  What was once the stronghold of the Teutonic Knights and an influential city within the … [Continue reading]

Écusson by night: Montpellier’s Historical centre

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Discover Montpellier's Historical centre, also known as the Écusson district home to over a thousand years of history within its labyrinth of typical medieval streets.  It is home to a variety of sights including the Place de la Comédie at its heart, … [Continue reading]

Çeşme beach sequence shot

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Discover Çeşme beach sequence shot one of the most beautiful coasts within the Aegean coast on the extreme western tip of Turkey.  Popular holiday destination with celebrities and well known for its luxury resorts, spas and one of Turkey's most … [Continue reading]

Alasehir Pia Hotel: Alasehir most exclusive Hotel

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Discover Alasehir most exclusive Hotel with fantastic facilities, including a lovely garden and restaurant, a beautiful outdoor pool and Jacuzzi, offering a vast array of services. Check out the Alasehir Pia Hotel rates: … [Continue reading]

Montpellier BMX Street Art (by Mr BMX)

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Discover Montpellier's unique historical district Street Art where at numerous locations BMX bikes hang from medieval houses. CC music by Gregoire Lourme, Track - Immortality HD travel documentary film created by Mat Siems with 5D Mark 3 and … [Continue reading]

Rue du Plan d’Agde : Bohemian Montpellier by Night

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Discover Rue du Plan d'Agde one of the most animated streets in the heart of the Écusson,  Montpellier historic district.  It is filled with a variety of cafes, bars and restaurants including the charming and unique Bouchon St Roch at the corner of … [Continue reading]

Le Bouchon St Roch: Montpellier restaurant

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Discover Le Bouchon St Roch, a very unique restaurant in the heart of Montpellier Historical Center.  Located on the corner of the pedestrian and very vibrant Rue du Plan d'Agde packed with its varieties of bars and restaurants and the rue du Petit … [Continue reading]

Place de la Comédie: Montpellier’s central square

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Discover la Place de la Comédie, Montpellier's central square and most famous rendez vous point.  Located at the heart of historical district, only 200 meter north of the railway station, it was built on the location city's fortifications and has … [Continue reading]

Pamukkale: Turkey’s most impressive natural sight

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Discover Pamukkale, Turkey's most impressive natural sight composed of terraces of carbonate minerals and hot springs known as Travertines.  Located within the Denizli Province, in the River Menderes valley it has become one of the most visited … [Continue reading]

Izmir: Anatolia’s charming metropolis

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Discover Izmir, Anatolia's largest metropolis and one of the principal mercantile cities of the Mediterranean Sea, with over 3,500 years of recorded urban history … [Continue reading]

Montpellier: most seductive city in the South of France

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Montpellier located on Mediterranean Sea coast is one of the most charming and seductive cities in the South of France.  It is the elegant capital of the Languedoc-Roussillon region, the Hérault department and the third-largest French city on the … [Continue reading]

Alaçati: aegean town in western Turkey

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Discover Alaçati, a charming Aegean town renowned for its  windmills, architecture and vineyards.  Located on the western coast of the İzmir Province, next to the sea-side resort town of Çeşme.  It is considered one of the most authentic towns in … [Continue reading]

Çeşme: Beautiful Turkish sea-side resort town

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Discover Çeşme one of the most beautiful sea-side resort town within the Aegean coast on the extreme western tip of Turkey.  Popular holiday destination with celebrities and well known for its luxury resorts, spas and one of Turkey's most amazing … [Continue reading]

Traditional Turkish Wedding Alasehir

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Discover a traditional Turkish Wedding in Alasehir Turkey with a typical orchestra, music and ceremony. … [Continue reading]

British Museum: world’s second most visited museum

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The British Museum is the second most visited museum in the world with more than 5.5 millions of visitors a year, just after the Louvre in Paris.  It has an enormous collection of over seven million objects originating from all continents.  It is a … [Continue reading]

British Library: United Kingdom national library

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Discover the British Library, the United Kingdom national library home to over 150 million items from all over the world with historical manuscripts dating back as far as 2000 BC.  It is considered the world’s second largest library, right after the … [Continue reading]

Dollis Valley Greenwalk: 16 km long footpath in North London

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Discover the Dollis Valley Greenwalk, an amazing 10 miles (16 km) long footpath in North London.  Located in the Borough of Barnet it connects Hampstead Heath to the Mount Nature Reserve in Mill Hill and. … [Continue reading]

Camden Canals: North London 13km canal network

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Discover the Stables Market part of the Camden Market in North London Camden Town. It is located in the former Pickfords stables and Grade II listed horse hospital, where numerous stalls and shops set in the large arches in railway viaducts. CC … [Continue reading]

Camden Stables Market: part of North LondonCamden Market

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Discover the Stables Market part of the Camden Market in North London Camden Town. It is located in the former Pickfords stables and Grade II listedhorse hospital, where numerous stalls and shops set in the large arches in railway viaducts. CC … [Continue reading]

West Heath: Beautiful forest part of North London’s Hampstead Heath

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Discover West Heath, a beautiful green space in North London part of the famous Hampstead HeathPark.  It is adjoining theGolders Hill Park to the North and Sandy Heath to the East, and strategically located between the tube station of Hampstead and … [Continue reading]

Hampstead Heath Extension Park: North London beautiful green space

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Discover Hampstead Heath Extension, a beautiful green space in North London part of the famous Hampstead Heath Park.  It is adjoining Sandy Heath to the South, and located between the tube station of Golders Green to the west and the Hampstead Golf … [Continue reading]

Budapest Fisherman’s Bastion: neo-Gothic terrace

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Discover Budapest’s Fisherman's Bastion located on the Buda Castle hill next to the Matthias Church, a unique neo-Gothic and neo-Romanesque terrace offering spectacular views over Budapest. Video transcript: Fisherman's Bastion A neo-Gothic … [Continue reading]

Budapest Fisherman’s Bastion Sequence Shot

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Discover Budapest Danube River at sunset with some of the Hungary Capital top landmarks including the Buda Castle and hill, the Hungarian Parliament building, the Fisherman's Bastion and the grandiose Széchenyi Chain Bridge. CC music by Gregoire … [Continue reading]

Budapest Danube River at sunset

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Discover Budapest Danube River at sunset with some of the Hungary Capital top landmarks including the Buda Castle and hill, the Hungarian Parliament building, the Fisherman's Bastion and the grandiose Széchenyi Chain Bridge. CC music by Gregoire … [Continue reading]

Budapest’s St. Stephen’s Basilica

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Discover Budapest’s St. Stephen's Basilica, a grandiose Roman Catholic Church located at the end of the Zrínyi Pedestrian Street.  It was named in honour of the first King of Hungary and is considered one of the largest church buildings in … [Continue reading]

Széchenyi Chain Bridge: Budapest’s most iconic bridge

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Discover the Széchenyi Chain Bridge, one of Budapest’s most recognisable sights, spanning across the River Danube between the western Buda and eastern Pest. Video transcript: Széchenyi Chain Bridge Budapest’s most iconic bridge Suspension … [Continue reading]

Budapest Parliament on the Danube

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Discover the Hungarian Parliament building on the Danube River at sunset, one of Budapest’s most iconic landmarks. Video transcript: Hungarian Parliament Building One of the most iconic landmarks of Budapest Official seat of the National … [Continue reading]

Gellért Thermal Bath: Budapest’s most famous hot spring spa

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Gellért Thermal Bath is one of the Budapest’s most famous Bath complexes with a Swimming Pool and many hot water pools with temperature up to 40 °C.  It is part of the famous Hotel Gellért on the Buda side of the city. Video … [Continue reading]

Best of Budapest: Hungary’s capital top sights

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Discover Budapest’s top sights including the Buda Castle and hill, the Hungarian Parliament building and the Danube river, the Zrinyi pedestrian street and the St Stephen basilica, the grandiose Széchenyi Chain Bridge, the Fisherman's Bastion and the … [Continue reading]

Budapest by night: Buda Castle, Parliament & Chain Bridge

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Discover Budapest by night with some of the Hungarian Capital key landmarks including the Buda Castle and hill, Hungarian Parliament building and the Danube river, the Zrinyi pedestrian street, the St Stephen basilica and the grandiose Széchenyi … [Continue reading]

St-Pancras International: world’s most wonderful railway station

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Discover St-Pancras International, considered one of the world's most wonderful railway stations.  It is Located on Euston Road in the London Borough of Camden, between the British Library and King's Cross station . The station is situated within a … [Continue reading]

Hyde Park: London’s most famous Royal Park

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Hyde Park, part of the Royal Parks, is one of the largest and most famous parks in central London.  It is divided in two by the Serpentine Lake and the western extension of the Kensington Gardens is often considered part of the park, although … [Continue reading]

Royal Albert Hall: London’s most famous concert hall

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The Royal Albert Hall is the impressive concert hall located south of the Kensington Gardens opposite the Albert Memorial.  It hosts a variety of performances each year from ballet and opera to rock concerts.  It is perhaps best known for being home … [Continue reading]

Royal College of Music: London’s best known conservatoire

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The Royal College of Music is South Kensington well known conservatoire situated between the Royal Albert Hall and the Imperial College.  It was founded by Royal Charter in 1882, with its first director being Sir George Grove and followed by Sir … [Continue reading]

Exhibition Road: London’s cultural heartland

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Discover Exhibition road in South Kensington, considered London’s cultural heartland being home to the National History Museum, the Science Museum and Victoria & Albert Museum.  It is also the location of various higher education institutions … [Continue reading]

Marble Arch: impressive white marble triumphal arch

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Discover Marble Arch one of central London’s key landmarks, a 19th-century triumphal arch in white marble, located at junction of Oxford Street, Bayswater Road and Park Lane, on the Northern East Edge of Hyde Park.  It was design in 1827 by John Nash … [Continue reading]

Best of Kensington Central London

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Discover the best of Kensington, within the western part of central London, home to some of the world’s best known museums.  Indeed, Exhibition road in South Kensington is the location of the National History Museum, the Science Museum and Victoria … [Continue reading]

Kensington Palace: British Royal residence

Kensington Palace: British Royal residence

Discover the astonishing royal residence of the Kensington Palace within the beautiful green space of Kensington Gardens, the western side of Hyde Park.  The palace has been a residence of the British Royal Family since the 17th century, and is the … [Continue reading]

Serpentine: London’s Hyde Park’s Amazing recreational lake

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Discover the Serpentine, an amazing 40 acres (16 ha) recreational lake in the heart of Central London’s Hyde Park.  It was created in 1730 at the behest of Queen Caroline. The Serpentine takes its name from its snakelike, curving shape, although it … [Continue reading]

Albert Memorial: Prince Albert statue in Kensington Gardens

Albert Memorial: Prince Albert statue in Kensington Gardens

Discover the Albert Memorial a grandiose statue of Prince Albert, husband of Queen’s Victoria, located on the Southern tip of the Kensington Gardens, opposite the Royal Albert Hall.  It was designed by Sir George Gilbert Scott in a Gothic Revival … [Continue reading]