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Dominican Republic

The Dominican Republic is a nation on the island of Hispaniola, part of the Greater Antilles archipelago in the Caribbean region. The western three-eighths of the island is occupied by the nation o fHaiti, making Hispaniola one of two Caribbean islands, along with Saint Martin, that are shared by two countries. Both by

Berlin: Ruined Visions

The story of Berlin and its buildings is one of visionary creation and terrible destruction, of human ambition and delusion. From the 19th-century architect Karl Friedrich Schinkel to the Bauhaus pioneers of Modernism and the rebuilding of the city after the fall of the

Ultimate Journeys: Norway

Ultimate Journeys: Norway explores one of the most beautiful countries on Earth. Spectacular fjords create an exceptional and stunning coastline, and further north, enormous glaciers cover the mountain slopes all years around. Norway, a country with a population of less than 5 million is

Amazon Planet

The giant Amazon, has since its birth in the Andes to its mouth, 6868 miles, the equivalent distance between New York and Berlin. We begin our journey on Brazilian lands, Tabatinga. We full ourselves with nature and immerse us in a beautiful and rewarding

Kon-Tiki 1947

Kon-Tiki was the raft used by Norwegian explorer and writer Thor Heyerdahl in his 1947 expedition across the Pacific Ocean from South America to the Polynesian islands. It was named after the Inca sun god, Viracocha, for whom “Kon-Tiki” was said to be an old name. Kon-Tiki is also the name of Heyerdahl’s book; the Academy

London: Ultimate Journeys

London: Ultimate Journeys is one of the greatest travel documentaries on London. The Changing of the Guard at Buckingham Palace and on Horse Guards Parade are free displays of colorful Royal pageantry. In August and September Buckingham Palace itself is open to visitors. Take a

Discover The Real Romania

Romania is a country located at the intersection of Central and Southeastern Europe, bordering on the Black Sea. Romania shares a border with Hungary and Serbia to the west, Ukraine and Moldova to the northeast and east, and Bulgaria to the south. At 238,391 square kilometres (92,043 sq mi), Romania is the eighth largest country of the European Union by area, and has the seventh largest population of

London Underground Revealed

The London Underground (often shortened to the Underground) is a rapid transit system in the United Kingdom, serving a large part of Greater London and some parts of Buckinghamshire, Hertfordshire and Essex. It incorporates the oldest section of underground railway in the world, which

Mongolia

Mongolia is one of the highest places on Earth. It’s located between Russia and China. Mongolia is characterized by seemingly infinite plains and by the nomadic tradition of its peoples who continue to live in tents. They are completely dedicated to their herds as

Cuba

Adventurer and journalist Simon Reeve heads to Cuba to find a communist country in the middle of a capitalist revolution. Two years ago Cuba announced the most sweeping and radical economic reforms the country has seen in decades. From ending state rationing to cutting

Wild Carpathia

Romania’s national and natural parks, displaying a unique variety of landscapes, vegetation and wildlife, protect some of the largest remaining areas of pristine forest in Europe.  Romania is a country with all landscapes – You can either visit the Black Sea, hills or the

Bergen: Norway

From the producers: The documentary  begins as we sail down Hjeltefjorden Fjord toward Bergen on the Sea Princess. Bergen is just as beautiful and unique as the capital of Norway – Oslo. Bergen is one of the wettest places in the world so the