A hilltop fortress in Germany has several different names, a mind-boggling number of stones… and has been around for almost 2,500 years.
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The Family of Man
In the mid- 1950s, an entire photo exhibition went “viral”. And it is still going strong today, permanently displayed in a handsome castle in Luxembourg. So what did my kids make of it?
“Congés annuels” – A badly-timed visit to Nîmes
A home exchange in southern France sounded like a great idea at the time. However, Nîmes in August with four kids and a dog proved to be one of our most challenging travel experiences yet…
The secret Roman aqueduct
Just a short walk away from a world-famous bridge in southern France lies an evocative 2,000-year old Roman aqueduct… that nobody seems to know about.