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Saint Sernin, Toulouse
Toulouse

Toulouse Extra: A Virtual Visit To Toulouse

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This virtual trip to Toulouse references websites, YouTube videos and books to take you on a virtual tour of this ...

Neuschwanstein Castle, Bavaria
Munich

Episode 5: Neuschwanstein, Linderhof and Herrenchiemsee

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The fairy-tale castles built by Ludwig II, King of Bavaria – notably Neuschwanstein, Linderhof and Herrenchiemsee – are some of ...

City of London Sign
London

Episode 3: The City of London

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The City of London, also known as the square mile (among the 600 square miles of today’s London!) is where ...

Dante's Divine Comedy by Domenico Michelino
Florence

Episode 4: Dante’s Florence

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Dante’s Florence? It’s complicated! The poet Dante Alighieri, born in Florence in 1265, is to Italy what Shakespeare is to ...

Edinburgh Piper
Edinburgh

Episode 4: The Royal Mile

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The Royal Mile, is the collective name for 4 different streets which stretch in a line from the Castle Esplanade ...

The Quadriga on top of the Brandenburg Gate, Berlin
Berlin

Episode 2: The Brandenburg Gate and the Reichstag

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Berlin’s two big-hitters, the Brandenburg Gate and the Reichstag (German Parliament) are conveniently close together. It is true of both ...