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...]

Visit 100 Cocktail Bars During London Cocktail Week

During London Cocktail Week, the Red Routemaster Buses Will Tour 100 Cocktail Bars: As the weather gets cooler and the skies turn more grey, what better way to keep cheery than to go on a cocktail tour. London Cocktail Week is an event that is sure to put smiles on faces of those who enjoy … [Read more...]

Music Festivals in England – August 2011

Music Festivals - August 2011 Festivals and Festival Tickets: Rock music fans in England can look forward to three huge annual music festivals in August, the V Festival, the Reading Festival and the Leeds Festival. V Festival V Festival 2011 takes place on the weekend of August 20th and 21st … [Read more...]

Bicentenary Celebrations at the Vienna Musikverein

Bicentenary Celebrations of the Gesellschaft der Musikfreunde at the Vienna Musikverein: Vienna Musikverein is the home of the Gesellschaft der Musikfreunde (Society of Music Lovers in Vienna), a society founded in 1812.   The year 2012 marks the for 200th anniversary of the Gesellschaft der … [Read more...]