A tasty tour of the historic Jewish quarter in Budapest
The Grand Synagogue in Budapest

A tasty tour of the historic Jewish quarter in Budapest

Our 30-year-old Taste Hungary guide and the granddaughter of Holocaust survivors, explains that not only has food always been an important part of the culture here

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Huge Expansion at the National WWII Museum in New Orleans
Artillery piece at National WWII Museum in New Orleans

Huge Expansion at the National WWII Museum in New Orleans

Welcome to The National WWII Museum’s newest exhibit: The Road to Tokyo which retraces the soldiers’ journey from Pearl Harbor ultimately to Tokyo Bay by many routes in Asia and the Pacific

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School in heart of Hiroshima is a memorial and a symbol of peace
Miko and Amber at the Honkawa Elementary School museum in Hiroshima

School in heart of Hiroshima is a memorial and a symbol of peace

The Honkawa Elementary School is in the heart of Hiroshima and when the Atomic Bomb was dropped on August 6, 1945, all but one of the 420 students and teachers perished. Today is a again a bustling school and a memorial to those who died.

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The Miracle of Camp 60 – in the Orkney Islands north of Scotland
The Italian Chapel in the Orkney Islands

The Miracle of Camp 60 – in the Orkney Islands north of Scotland

In the Orkney Islands, north of Scotland, our cruise excursion takes us to an unexpected place: The Italian Chapel at a former POW camp, also known as The Miracle of Camp 60.

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Families flock to the National World War II Museum in New Orleans
Inside the National World War II Museum in New Orleans

Families flock to the National World War II Museum in New Orleans

Jack Lucas became the youngest Marine ever to receive the United States’ highest military honor. The wallet he had in his pocket that day tells just one of the many stories at the National World War II Museum in New Orleans.

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In Rouen, France — where Joan of Arc died and Monet painted a famous cathedral
Commemorative statude of Joan of Arc

In Rouen, France — where Joan of Arc died and Monet painted a famous cathedral

In this medieval city, Joan of Arc was burned at the stake. Today we see a cathedral that was begun in 1145—amazing it is still standing after being damaged in WWII. Nearly 9,000 half timbered houses burned during WWII.

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Two days touring the D-Day sites in Normandy
Small section of American Cemetery at Omaha Beach

Two days touring the D-Day sites in Normandy

We are at the famous Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial overlooking Omaha Beach, where the massive allied assault on the Normandy on June 6, 1944 aimed to liberate France and defeat Nazi Germany.

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