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What you need to know about visiting Monaco

Posted on: May 6, 2020

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Monaco has become synonymous with glamour and glitz as well as a home for the famous and wealthy. Although often expensive and occasionally ostentatious, Monaco is an irresistible destination where tourists stop to soak up the affluent atmosphere in locations…

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Who were the first to make bricks?

Posted on: May 2, 2020

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Ahh, the humble brick, what would we do without it? Still live in wood and straw houses probably or maybe more prefabricated concrete like that had in the nineteen fifties. How do we make these little solid oblong cuboids that…

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Who was Forrest M Bird?

Posted on: April 22, 2020

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Forrest M Bird was born in 1921 in the United States. He became a certified pilot at the young age of 16 and joined the Army Air Corps in 1941 aged 20. Whilst he was serving in the Second World…

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