The Enchanted Landscapes of Claude Lorrain at The Ashmolean

A Collection of Enchanted landscapes by Claude Lorrain at The Ashmolean : Coming soon to the Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology in Oxford is an exhibition of paintings, drawings and prints by Claude Lorrain. Titled, Claude Lorrain: The Enchanted Landscape, the exhibition will bring … [Read more...]

The Peralada Festival Returns to Castell de Peralada

The 25th Peralada Festival Opens at the Castell de Peralada on July 15th: In the heat of the Spanish summer, what could be more magical than to enjoy a concert on the grounds of a medieval castle. For those looking for culture in Spain, the 25th Peralada Festival is back at the Castell de … [Read more...]

Õllesummer 2014 – Tallinn’s Popular Summer Festival

Õllesummer  - Estonia's Biggest Festival: When summer comes around so does the Õllesummer.  Õllesummer is billed as one of the largest festivals in the Baltic region, attracting thousands to Tallinn to enjoy live music and lots of beer. Õllesummer 2014 Õllesummer will run from July 9 - 12 and … [Read more...]

Tallinn Takes Centre Stage as European Capital of Culture 2011

As European Capital of Culture 2011, Tallinn Has Something Happening Everyday: As European Capital of Culture 2011, Tallinn takes centre stage for Europe's cultural happenings this year. There are heaps of events taking place in this city of culture everyday including festivals, operas, … [Read more...]

A New “Palace” Classification for French Hotels

Your French Hotel Could be A "Palace" Under a New Hotel Classification: If your holiday fantasies include staying in a palace during your French holidays, perhaps this is not so out of reach with the new French hotel classification. Eight amongst the very best 5-star hotels in France have … [Read more...]

Floriade 2012 – A Theatre of Nature in Venlo

Floriade 2012 - World Horticultural Expo in Venlo - Netherlands: Floriade 2012, the Netherland's World Horticultural Expo is now open and takes place in Venlo from 5 April to 7 October 2012. For lovers of garden and flower shows, this is an event to look forward to as Floriade only takes … [Read more...]

In Hundertwasser’s World at the Kunst Haus Wien

An Exhibition Dedicated to Hundertwasser at the Kunst Haus Wien: To celebrate the 20th anniversary of its establishment, the Kunst Haus Wien is holding an exhibition dedicated to its founder, Austrian artist and architect Friedensreich Hundertwasser.  The Kunst Haus Wien is housed in an 1892 … [Read more...]

A Chance to Visit the State Rooms of Buckingham Palace

You Can See the State Rooms of Buckingham Palace When the Queen is Away: Hot off the Royal Wedding of Prince William to Catherine Middleton, what a great time it is to visit Buckingham Palace. The Palace’s 19 State Rooms are usually open to the public for a limited time, between July to … [Read more...]