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Yangon, for instance, is one of the world’s great 19th century trading cities with a superb concentration of British period buildings in the downtown area and alongside its historic waterfront. Many were built by local craftsmen using designs prepared by government architects working in India. Since the capital relocated to Naypyidaw in 2006, many are […]
The Thiepval Memorial is the largest Commonwealth memorial to the missing in the world. Over forty-five metres high, it dominates the landscape for miles around. Cared for by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC), it stands in Northern France where some of the heaviest fighting of the First World War took place. The memorial commemorates more […]
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