Victoria Peak, also known as The Peak, is the highest point on Hong Kong Island. With sweeping views over the city, it has become Hong Kong’s most popular tourist attraction – and its most expensive residential area! So how did this hill become so popular?
In the city centre of Edinburgh, the Scottish capital, a fortress sits atop an extinct volcano. Edinburgh Castle has long been of huge importance to the city, so what has happened here?
Buckingham Palace is one of the most famous sights in London, as the home of the Queen and the Royal Family. What else has happened here over the years though?
Holyrood Palace was once the home of the Scottish monarchy, so its walls are rich with stories from over the years. Plus, the Abbey is from the 12th century! So what has all happened there?
Rosslyn Chapel is a small building from the outside, but don’t let appearances fool you – inside you will find extraordinary carvings, telling fascinating stories, and the church has a long, rich, complex history to uncover. So, what are you waiting for?
Hong Kong is one of the most unique cities in the world, and one of the most densely populated! Once part of China, but then occupied by the British for many years, it is now a fusion of East and West, of tradition and modernity. So, what’s the whole story?
The Royal Mile is the heart of Edinburgh, and St Giles’ Cathedral is one of the most impressive looking buildings on the entire street. It’s stood there for centuries and been an integral part of the city and its community. So what’s the big deal with it then?