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Histories Biggest Mapmaking Mistakes

Histories Biggest Mapmaking Mistakes

Where would we be without maps? Well if you look at some of these mapmaking failures from history far from where you thought you would be.

Living in London's Smallest House

Living in London's Smallest House

London is a popular price with crazy property prices to match. So if you want to save money and live in a small house you'll need to head to No.10 Hyde Park Place.

The Toughest Place to Land an Airplane in Europe

The Toughest Place to Land an Airplane in Europe

Flying takes years of practice but imagine having to land an airplane on a bridge! Funchal Airport, on the island of Madeira, had to build a bridge for airplanes just so it was long enough for modern airplanes.

Would You Ride Down a Road on a Couch?

Would You Ride Down a Road on a Couch?

Travel can be done in all sorts of ways but travel by couch has to be one of the weirdest. That is unless you're in Funchal on the island of Madeira where it's pretty common.

Watch Out for Flying Gondolas in Venice

Watch Out for Flying Gondolas in Venice

If you head to Venice, Italy make sure you watch out for flying Gondolas. You'll see them in flocks all round the city so watch your head.

Where is the World's Shortest Border?

Where is the World's Shortest Border?

Some borders are heavily fortified and others wide open. Some long expanses spanning miles and others so short they don't make sense. So where would you find the shortest border?

Beautiful Time Lapse of Norway's Fjords

Beautiful Time Lapse of Norway's Fjords

Norway is famous for it's fjords but I bet most of you have never seen them like this. Sit back and let yourself be transported to a world most have never seen.

How Barcelona Became a Cube City

How Barcelona Became a Cube City

Barcelona is a city with a unique design, entire blocks made up of cube buildings. But how did it all start and what was the benefit of the design?

Touring the Air Force Museum by Drone

Touring the Air Force Museum by Drone

The Air Force Museum has so many incredible items on display it's hard to see them all unless you take this drone tour and see it from above.

Miners Growing Lavender Farms on Toxic Land

Miners Growing Lavender Farms on Toxic Land

After mining the area these miners have turned once toxic areas into beautiful and fragrant Lavender Farms.

Exploring Underwater Caves is a Dream Job

Exploring Underwater Caves is a Dream Job

Meet the man who spends his days exploring newly discovered underwater caves like Cenote Dos Palmas and maps them out for others to discover.

Why Tokyo is so Well Designed

Why Tokyo is so Well Designed

When it comes to planning cities to be efficient and optimized for daily living you have to look to Tokyo. It is one of the best designed in the world.

Mount Rushmore has a Dark History

Mount Rushmore has a Dark History

Mount Rushmore is a world famous site thanks to the incredible sculptures of 4 presidents. But do you know the dark history behind the famous landmark?

Ernest Shackleton's Lost Ship has Been Found

Ernest Shackleton's Lost Ship has Been Found

Lost for over 100 years Ernest Shackleton's ship has finally been found by a group of explorers searching for Endurance.

Mining Marble in the Italian Alps

Mining Marble in the Italian Alps

Italian marble is world famous thanks to it's beautiful design but how is it made? Lets take a trip to a quarry in the Italian Alps to find out more.

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