Queen Elizabeth II – Diamond Jubilee Celebrations

Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Celebrations 2012: On 6 February 2012, Queen Elizabeth II will have been on the throne for 60 years. The Queen's Diamond Jubilee is a historical occasion as Queen Elizabeth II is only the second British monarch to achieve 60 years on the throne.  Currently … [Read more...]

Wine Walking Weekend Throughout Germany – April 2012

Germany's Wine Walking Weekend Allows Visitors to Combine Walking and Wine-tasting: Spring is a beautiful time for walking and discovering Germany's romantic wine villages and wineries.  And, for those who would like to combine a weekend of walking and wine-tasting in Germany, the Wine Walking … [Read more...]

Semana Santa in Seville: Holy Week 2012

For Holy Week Celebrations, Semana Santa in Seville is the Most Famous in Spain: Semana Santa in Seville is one of the most important religious events on the Sevillian calendar and Seville's Holy Week celebrations are also one of the most well-known in Spain. As such, Seville's Semana Santa … [Read more...]

Passau Music Festival 2012

Festspiele Europäische Wochen Passau - the annual Passau Music Festival: On Friday, June 29th, the 60th Festspiele Europäische Wochen Passau (Passau European Weeks Festival ) opens under the theme "On the Beautiful Blue Danube".  This year's opening performance at the Bräuhausplatz Hacklberg … [Read more...]

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Birthday Anniversary 2012

Born on January 27, 1756 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart is Still Remembered 256 Years Later: As one genius, Albert Einstein, said of another: "Mozart is the greatest composer of all" and January 27th marks the 256th anniversary of the birthday of this much-loved and greatest of composers. Things to … [Read more...]

Bond Cars from 50 Years of James Bond Movies

Bond in Motion is an Exhibition of 50 James Bond Cars from the James Bond Movies: For fans of James Bond movies, the sleek and lethal James Bond cars with Gatling guns and missile launchers are very much a part of the thrill of 007 movies. And here's some exciting news for those who love those … [Read more...]

A Shopping Trip on The Orient Express

Orient Express Day-Trip: Luxury Shopping Trip on the Orient Express: A trip on the Orient Express would be a train journey that many people dream of, but what if you could combine that with some luxury shopping?  Some of Britain’s finest luxury goods will be for sale on the first ever Orient … [Read more...]

A New London Cable Car Crossing for the Thames

Exciting London Transport News - A New London Cable Car Crossing for the Thames: You don't need a passport to travel on Emirates Air Line in London - this is because Emirates Air Line is the name of the new cable car crossing that London is to have. The cable car will cross the River Thames and … [Read more...]

The Lumiere Festival Returns to Light Up Durham

The Lumiere Festival Returns to Light Up Durham, the Cathedral City: The cathedral city of Durham, in the north-east of England, is to hold its second Lumiere Festival, a spectacular free festival of light and art in November. Durham Lumiere Festival Using artworks made from light, the … [Read more...]

The Big Tree Switch-On at Wakehurst Place

Christmas Tree Lighting at Wakehurst Place - Sussex: England's largest live Christmas tree will be lit up for the festive season on November 25th at Wakehurst Place, the  Kew Royal Botanic Gardens' country estate in Sussex. This amazing 36-metre (118-ft) giant redwood tree will be decorated … [Read more...]