Christmas in Vienna: Advent Music in Vienna Churches 2014

Christmas in Vienna: Advent Music to Put You in the Spirit of Christmas: There's nothing like Christmas carols, Advent choirs and the sound of trumpets to get people into the spirit of Christmas. And in Vienna visitors can get in the mood for Christmas with Advent music at some of the city’s … [Read more...]

The Mayor’s Thames Festival 2012

Mayor's Thames Festival 2012 - A Celebration of London and Its Iconic River: London's largest free festival, the annual Mayor’s Thames Festival, takes place on September 8 & 9 all along the Thames.  The 2012 Festival will be one unforgettable event as it celebrates the closing weekend of … [Read more...]

Summer Chamber Music by the Moscow Chamber Music Academy

Summer Chamber Music in Norwegian Churches by the Moscow Chamber Music Academy: The Moscow Chamber Music Academy is doing a three-week tour of Norway, performing at various churches around this beautiful country. Under the baton of cellist Igor Bobowitsch, the  Academy will perform selected … [Read more...]

Perlen der Klassik or Pearls of Classic in Berlin

Perlen der Klassik - A Concert Series in Magnificent Venues: Perlen der Klassik is a series of classical concerts that has been held in palaces and historic venues around Berlin, Brandenburg and Bavaria since 1999. Berlin Perlen der Klassik The Berlin festival is held at spectacular … [Read more...]

Diamond Jubilee: Regent Street Dressed in its Patriotic Best

Regent Street Will be Dressed in the Union Flag for the Queen's Diamond Jubilee: London's Regent Street is famous the world over for its fashionable shops and some 7.5 million tourists come to the "Mile of Style" each year to see what the latest trends are. This summer, this iconic London … [Read more...]

Heidelberg Castle is Top of the Pops

Of the Top 100 Attractions in Germany, Heidelberg Castle Was Voted Number 1: Over a month ago we asked those of you who have been to Heidelberg to vote Heidelberg Castle as your favourite attraction in Germany. This was part of a survey by the German National Tourism Board (GNTB) to establish a … [Read more...]

Festa della Liberazione – Liberation Day in Italy – April 25th

April 25th: Festa Della Liberazione - Liberation Day in Italy: Festa della Liberazione or Liberation Day is celebrated in Italy on April 25th. On this day, the whole country remembers its liberation by Allied troops during World War II. April 25th is also a day to remember the victims of the war … [Read more...]

Venice celebrates Festa di San Marco – April 25th

April 25th is Festa della Liberazione, but Venice also Celebrates Festa di San Marco: April 25th is an especially significant day for the people of Venice. While the whole of Italy celebrates Liberation Day (Festa della Liberatione), Venice has another special celebration on this day.  April … [Read more...]

Pontefract’s Liquorice Festival Suits All Sorts

Pontefract Cakes, Liquorice Food and Drink, Clowns, Magicians and Crafts Every year the English town of Pontefract in West Yorkshire celebrates its long-standing relationship with liquorice by holding an annual festival dedicated to this versatile plant. The Pontefract Liquorice Festival is … [Read more...]