Cities Through the Centuries

By BBC History Magazing

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Ever wondered what hidden history hotspots lie within your favourite tourist destinations? This HistoryExtra series explores Europe’s most beautiful, intriguing and historically significant cities. Travel journalist and history fan Paul Bloomfield virtually roams the streets and sites of a great metropolis in the company of an expert historian guide, delving into each city’s origin myths and uncovering stories of shifting populations, conflict, culture, wealth and weakness. He’ll also visit key sites revealing fascinating insights into the people and events that shaped the modern city.

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Ever wondered what hidden history hotspots lie within your favourite tourist destinations? This brand new HistoryExtra series explores Europe’s most beautiful, intriguing and historically significant cities. Travel journalist and history fan Paul Bloomfield virtually roams the streets and sites of a great metropolis in the company of an expert historian guide, delving into each city’s origin myths and uncovering stories of shifting populations, conflict, culture, wealth and weakness. He’ll also visit key sites revealing fascinating insights into the people and events that shaped the modern city.

Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Dec 21, 2022