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London 2013: The Old Royal Naval College

The Old Royal Naval College, part of the UNESCO World Heritage site called Maritime Greenwich, is commonly recognized as one of the world’s finest examples of English Baroque architecture. After our visit to the Trafalgar Tavern on our all-day trip … Continue reading

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The Grand Place and what Louis XIV did to Brussels

King Louis XIV was the Sun King to his French subjects and the man who built and lived in the magnificent palace of Versailles to the millions of tourists who visit Paris and its environs. But he was the original … Continue reading

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