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The Seven Wonders of the World - Buildings

Which buildings should be on a World Wide Bucket List - Seven Wonders of Architecture? Old or modern? I like both. Beautiful or meaningful?
Which buildings should be on a World Wide Bucket List - Seven Wonders of Architecture? Old or modern? I like both. Beautiful or meaningful?
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The Seven Wonders of the World - Cities (And their 'Dupes')

What criteria do you use to choose a favourite city? I suppose for me it's a mixture of beauty, general vibe, interesting things...
What criteria do you use to choose a favourite city? I suppose for me it's a mixture of beauty, general vibe, interesting things to do.
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The Seven Wonders of the World - Ultimate Travel Bucket Lists

This was the first travel bucket list, devised by the ancient Greeks, after Alexander the Great began to open up the east, in...
This was the first travel bucket list, devised by the ancient Greeks, after Alexander the Great began to open up the east, in the fourth century BC.
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Me and Toilets - A Bog Standard Report

What’s this bit doing here? A bog standard report? I’m simply fascinated by toilets – a crucial aspect of every journey.
What’s this bit doing here? A bog standard report? I’m simply fascinated by toilets – a crucial aspect of every journey.
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What, in Africa, are the Big Five, the Little Five and the Ugly Five?

I’ve heard of (and seen) the Big Five of course, but guide Vic also maintains that there’s a Little Five and an Ugly Five.
I’ve heard of (and seen) the Big Five of course, but guide Vic also maintains that there’s a Little Five and an Ugly Five.
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Afghanistan, The First and Last Country

Afghanistan has long been described as 'the graveyard of empires'. It goes without saying that the FCO advise against all travel to the...
Afghanistan has long been described as 'the graveyard of empires'. It goes without saying that the FCO advise against all travel to the area.
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Nagorno Karabakh and Azerbaijan – A Once in a Lifetime Experience

I’m Over the Moon (I never thought I would actually utilise this overdone idiom, but in this case it’s almost true), as I’ve been...
I’m Over the Moon (I never thought I would actually utilise this overdone idiom, but in this case it’s almost true), as I’ve been asked to tour Nagorno Karabakh this week.
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What is Voodoo and Where to See It? - West African Journey Part 23

Modern day Togo and Benin are the joint homes of the Voodoo religion. Voodoo is practised by about a fifth of the population
Modern day Togo and Benin are the joint homes of the Voodoo religion. Voodoo is practised by about a fifth of the population
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The Best Beach in the World?

Here are my best 15 beaches in the world - I couldn't cut it down to 10 - it's really hard to choose
Here are my best 15 beaches in the world - I couldn't cut it down to 10 - it's really hard to choose
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