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Travel in Italy: Puglia and the Trulli

Trullo in the Apulia region in Italy

These strange houses are hundreds of years old, and many bear strange Christian or Pagan symbols. Read More »

Book Review: A World of Curiosities: Surprising, Interesting and Downright Unbelievable Facts from Every Nation on the Planet by John Oldale

Some entries are trivial, some funny; some seem irrelevant, some precious. Read More »

Slavery Remembrance Day


Though legally abolished, slavery remains an unvanquished worldwide phenomenon. Read More »

Saving Dying Languages

In a fast-moving world, the spread of English is hastening the extinction of hundreds of other languages. Read More »