Koningsdag 2014 – King’s Day in Amsterdam

Koningsdag

KONINGSDAG OR KING'S DAY IS THE OFFICIAL BIRTHDAY OF THE KING OF NETHERLANDS: Since 1949, the Dutch have been celebrating Koninginnedag or Queen's Day (or Queensday) on April 30th.  All that changed on April 30, 2013 when King Willem-Alexander became the first male monarch since 1890. … [Read more...]

Festival in Dublin: St Patrick’s Day 2014

St Patrick's Day Parade

ST PATRICK'S DAY FESTIVAL 3-YEAR THEME: PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE: The St Patrick's Day Festival in Dublin has always included a theme for its celebrations each year. Last year, being the "Year of The Gathering", friends and family from all over the world were invited to take part in the city's … [Read more...]

Paulaner am Nockherberg – Starkbierfest 2014

Paulaner am Nockherberg

Starkbierfest 2014: The Strong Beer Festival at Nockherberg: Lent 2014 begins on Wednesday, March 5 and the Nockherberg Starkbierfest 2014 takes place from March 21 to April 6, 2014. Starkbierfest is the Strong Beer Festival and drinkers who like stouts will enjoy the Salvator at … [Read more...]

Christmas Illuminations – Paris Christmas Lights 2014

Where to See Paris Christmas Lights: Visitors to Paris at Christmas are in for a treat. Towards the end of November, Paris turns on its Christmas magic with thousands of Christmas fairy lights, showing that it is truly the "City of Light". And, there are some interesting lighting concepts to … [Read more...]

Christmas in Munich: Where to Enjoy Christmas Concerts in Munich

Cuvillies-Theatre-Munich-Festive-Concert

Christmas in Munich: Christmas Concerts at Famous Venues in Munich: Christmas is a special time Munich and like the rest of Germany, music is very much a part of the Munich Christmas celebrations. If you are spending Christmas in Munich, you too can enjoy one of the many Christmas concerts in … [Read more...]

Christmas in Berlin – Christmas Concerts in Berlin 2013

Christmas-in-Bohemia

Christmas in Berlin: Enjoy a Range of Christmas Concerts at Famous Venues in Berlin: Christmas is a special time in Berlin and music is very much a part of the Berlin Christmas celebrations. If you're spending Christmas in Berlin, you too can enjoy one of the many Christmas concerts in the … [Read more...]

Christmas Concerts in Potsdam – Christmas 2013

Nikolaikirche Potsdam

Enjoy Christmas Concerts in Potsdam, A City with a Strong Music Tradition: Potsdam is a city with a strong tradition of classical music and music has always played an essential part in the activities of Potsdamer churches. This Christmas, fans of classical music can enjoy a range of concerts … [Read more...]

Berlin International Music Festival 2013 – Berlin

Berlin International Musical Festival - An Annual Classical Music Festival in Berlin: The Berlin International Music Festival (BIMFA) is an annual summer classical music festival with a series of concerts featuring internationally renowned young musicians including Vadim Repin and Mischa … [Read more...]

Chiesa Evangelica Valdese – Classical Concert

Chiesa Evangelica Valdese - A Venue for Classical Music: Singing is an important part of the Waldensian church service, so it is natural that Chiesa Evangelica Valdese is a venue for classical music in Rome. At the Great Opera meets Ballet in Rome you can enjoy wonderful lyrical singers, a … [Read more...]