A view from the past – 10 world cities in the 1800’s

Can you imagine what some of the most famous cities in the 1800s were like? As you can tell by the name of my website history is something I am passionate about – to be able to time travel to bygone eras would be my dream! So I thought I would share something very special […]

Cape Town to Cairo – A journey through Africa

Africa – the world’s second largest continent.  Think of Africa and deserts and mountains and jungles and wild animals spring to mind. It offers visitors such a diversity of sights and experiences – from the pyramids of Egypt to the plains of the Masai Mara, from the heights of Mt Kilimanjaro to the thunderous roar of […]