A tiny corner of the vast American Cemetery in Margraten which originally held the remains of more than 20,000 men

Europe prepares to celebrate 75 years of freedom from Nazi occupation

Back in November 2018, Europe marked the First World War armistice with numerous Centenary celebrations in and around Flanders Fields. Twelve months on, there will be further celebrations in both Belgium and the Netherlands as towns and villages mark the 75th anniversary of liberation from Nazi Germany.

The magnificent Star Clipper under full sail

Travel: A sea-going Indonesian adventure

Erupting volcanoes, earthquakes, visits to communities who bury their family next to their doorstep, swimming in a caldera and searching for dragons – hardly the ingredients of a normal holiday.
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