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Berlin's Holocaust Memorial
In pictures

Berlin’s Holocaust Memorial // In pictures

Between the Brandenburg Gate and Tiergarten in Berlin lies a solemn field of 2771 grey stone slabs. The Holocaust Memorial – or, to give it its full name, the Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe – commemorates the Jewish lives lost…

The secret life of Hughenden Manor
Travel tales

The secret life of Hughenden Manor

Hughenden Manor, out in the countryside not far from High Wycombe in south-east England, is a historic house with a hidden past. This 18th-century manor house is best known as the former home of the Victorian Prime Minister, Benjamin…