Robert Burns, Scotland’s National Bard, featured on a USSR Post commemorative postage stamp
A funicular tram plying the route between Starý Smokovec and Hrebienok mountain in Slovakia’s High Tatra range in winter.
An Icelandic horse. We would ask, “Why the long face?” but that doesn’t seem to apply here.
For such a small nation, Iceland has a lot of superlatives. How much do you know about this intriguing country on the north-western edge of Europe?
A Christmas tree beside the historic Sukiennice (Cloth Hall) in Kraków, Poland’s second city.
Poland’s roller-coaster history has seen it first dominate Eastern Europe then lose its independence for a century. But what else do you know about Poland?