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22/06/2016
In this June 2, 2009 photo, the Statue of Liberty is seen in New York harbor. The crown is set to open July 4 after being closed since shortly after the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

The Statue of Liberty

    One of the most famous monuments in the world, the Statue of Liberty, was a gift of friendship from the people of France to the […]
16/03/2016
chocolate

A Brief History of Chocolate

When most of us hear the word chocolate, we picture a bar, a box of bonbons, or a bunny. The verb that comes to mind is […]
30/09/2015
Coco-Chanel

Creative women: Coco Chanel

Successful entrepreneurs are usually inspired by other successful entrepreneurs. That means that if people don’t have great role models–especially role models in whom they can see […]
09/07/2015
drinking tea

The history of afternoon tea in England

Afternoon tea, that most quintessential of English customs is, perhaps surprisingly, a relatively new tradition.  Whilst the custom of drinking tea dates back to the third […]