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A portrait of Britain.

Tuesday, March 3, 2020

A portrait of Britain.

Portrait of Britain is an award-winning Nationwide contemporary photography exhibition, run by the British Journal of Photography in partnership with JCDecaux.

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Brakeman's Holiday.

Tuesday, March 3, 2020

Brakeman's Holiday.

From a few short lines in Britain, the United States, France and Germany in the 1820s and 1830s, the world’s railway networks expanded enormously. By 1910, the combined systems totalled over half a million route miles.

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Maori Culture.

Tuesday, March 3, 2020

Maori Culture.

Traditional Maori customs still play a big part in the lives of many modern Maori in New Zealand and are an intrinsic part of Kiwi culture for New Zealanders.

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New Zealand Nourishment.

Tuesday, March 3, 2020

New Zealand Nourishment.

Don’t know your paua from your horopito? Here's all you need to know about New Zealand’s wondrous indigenous ingredients.

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How will Brexit affect my holiday plans?

Thursday, January 30, 2020

How will Brexit affect my holiday plans?

Planning a trip to Europe? This Brexit holiday guide includes the latest travel information; covering border checks, health insurance, mobile roaming charges and more.

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Stress less.

Wednesday, January 8, 2020

Stress less.

Holidays are all about switching off. But before you can board the plane and enjoy back-to-back inflight movies, you first must contend with getting there in the first place.

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One night in heaven. 48 hours in Cape Town.

Tuesday, January 7, 2020

One night in heaven. 48 hours in Cape Town.

Cape Town isn’t a huge city, as big cities go, but there’s more to see and do than you could fit into two years, never mind two days.

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New decade. New bloc.

Monday, December 23, 2019

New decade. New bloc.

As we welcome a new decade, we're looking ahead to the future.

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Unusual borders.

Monday, December 16, 2019

Unusual borders.

Most people believe that a country’s borders are clearly defined. But there are unusual, and often intriguing, exceptions to this unwritten rule.

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The best of Birmingham this winter.

Tuesday, December 10, 2019

The best of Birmingham this winter.

The UK's second-city is a hive of activity this winter - from exhibitions to alcohol, Birmingham has it all.

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Bloc magazine. Summer 2022.

Download the summer 2022 issue of Bloc magazine for free.

We have curated a wealth of interesting articles to enjoy on your travels.

Plus the usual features; Meeting the Bloc team, our favourite shows to stream and the pick of Bloc's social media.

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