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Rostov-on-Don

I was very excited when I saw that one of the 2018 Russia World Cup venues was Rostov-on-Don. Growing up in Yorkshire, the River Don was well known in to me, and now everything made sense.

One of the many positive aspects of international sporting competition is that it gives you the opportunity to learn about other parts of the world.… Click here to read on...

Belgium

‘Ladies and gentlemen, it’s the captain speaking and I’d like to wish you a very good morning. We are just starting to fly over Belgium. We have thirty minutes to go before landing at Heathrow airport.’ By the time the Qantas cabin crew had finished its announcements, we were over the North Sea.… Click here to read on...