Where to find the best restaurants in New York? New York is without a doubt one of the coolest cities in the world. It’s famous for its cutting edge fashion as well as its top restaurants, and we’ve got the ultimate guide on some of the most popular spots in town - in addition to a few hidden gems. Here blogger and New York native Alex Baackes reveals her favourite places to eat and shop in the city.
In 1807 the slave trade was abolished in Britain, and in 1834 slavery itself was abolished throughout the British Empire - largely due to the work of William Wilberforce. In 1804 an independent Black African nation was established in Haiti - marking the end of slavery in the West Indies and Africa.