The Cultural Traveller

By AboutMyGeneration | Great Ideas for Cultural Travellers everywhere

Summer Culinary and Cultural Festivals in the Tarn, South-West France

Lots to see, do and taste in this beautiful French region<p>Pause Guitare festival in Albi<p><i>4 July – 9 July 2017</i><p>Now running for its 21st year, Pause …

Titan unveils Worldwide 2018 brochure with new tours of Nepal, Thailand and Cambodia

16 New Tours * Save up to £500 per person * Small group tour of Nepal * Cultural tour of Thailand and Cambodia * Wilderness retreat in Ontario, …

South America

George Chinnery – An Artist you should get to know

Peter Morrell sees a film that reveals one of England’s best but unknown 19th century painters<p>George Chinnery was born in London in 1774, he studied …

Culture

Canada News

A Round Up of Canadian News Stories<p>The Rocky Mountains<p>Banff<p>Anne of Green Gables House<p>Oysters on Prince Edward Island<p>Avoid last minute disappointment …

Canada

Top Three Summer Events on Lake Constance

The spectacular region of Lake Constance, with its four border countries (Austria, Switzerland, Germany & The Principality of Lichtenstein), its easy …

Europe

Brown’s Hotel’s activity during Mayfair Art Weekend

This summer, Mayfair Art Weekend (30th June – 2nd July) is opening the doors to art in Mayfair, with public access to the area’s many galleries and …

Culture

The Musical Mediterranean cruise for opera lovers

Opera-themed sailing features on-board singing lessons, opera performances and a visit to Puccini’s summer villa in Torre del Lago, ItalyOpera fans …

Culture

The Ultimate Churchill Experience

To mark the release of the new film, Churchill, in cinemas 16 June, The Savoy has created the Ultimate Churchill ExperienceGuests will be welcomed …

Culture

Mykonos Biennale 2017

Trans-AllegoriaImage: Mykonos Biennale Announcing the Mykonos Biennale, September 1-5, 2017, a festival that celebrates art, tradition and nature …

Art

Sail into summer with Kirker Holidays

‘Cruises for ‘non-cruisers’Image: Kirker Holidays Discerning travellers for whom the classic ‘big ship’ experience holds little appeal need look no …

Travel

Palm Springs guarantees Sun and Fun

A Summer of Festivals and EventsPalm Springs, California’s famous desert playground, is gearing up for a summertime full of fun with a calendar …

Festivals

Unique Art Project helps Aspiring Artists fulfil their potential

Re:Imagined Art Show 2017 sponsored By BIC® to raise funds for Parkinson’s UK Exhibition To Take Place On 26th June – 1st July 2017<p>Recognising the …

Culture

Jules Verne celebrates 40 years with Special Edition Tours

Ruby anniversary brochure features unique and exceptional journeys in the spirit of the ‘Golden Age’ of travelInnovative tour operator Jules Verne …

Jules Verne

Walter Leblanc Sensorial Geometries

Curated by Francesca Pola in collaboration with the Walter and Nicole Leblanc Foundation 1 June – 21 July 2017<p>Walter Leblanc, Mobilo-Statique, …

Art

What to do in Germany this year

Here’s a round-up of things to see and enjoy in this beautiful countryEisenach: Dramatisation, Martin Luther Festival Image (c)Thüringer Tourismus …

Germany

The Romantic Cities in Rhineland-Palatinate

Rich culture within easy reach, culinary temptations at almost every corner, quiet but not slumbering: the Romantic Cities in Rhineland-Palatinate …

Europe

Southampton – Renaissance City

Peter Morrell goes back to the city of his birth and is amazed by the physical, social and cultural improvements that have taken place<p>Ennio' Boutique …

Calling all Bowie fans!

Pay homage to your hero on ultimate tour of Bowie’s Berlin<p>‘<i>Berlin, the greatest cultural extravaganza that one could imagine</i>’ – David Bowie<p>A new …

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines new venture

‘European River Cruising’ on Brabant in 2018<p>Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has announced the launch of its new dedicated cruise programme by river boat, …

Every Room with a View at Lake Garda’s Prati Palai

From Dante to Tennyson, history’s most celebrated poets have been seduced by the beauty of Italy’s Lake Garda<p>Today those who flock to the area are …

Flat Three’s new Pre-Theatre Menu

Set to get Top Billing this Summer<p>Music may be the food of love, but acclaimed west London restaurant Flat Three has announced a rather more …

Can’t Skip Portugal

Three films that bring this country alive. Peter Morrell reports<p>Portugal is one of my favourite countries to visit. A combination of good food, an …

Culture

Western Wagon Glamping In Wyoming

Exclusive Viewing Areas For The Great American Total Solar Eclipse<p>Wyoming is a hot contender for this summer’s top getaway list, as on 21 August a …

Mueca, Tenerife’s International Street Art Festival lands in Puerto de la Cruz this weekend

Over 80 performances from local and international artists will take place between 11-14th May<p>Tenerife’s northern town of Puerto de la Cruz is ready …

Culture

Art and culture on the Costa del Sol

When looking for a cultural holiday, not many people think about the Costa del Sol, but in fact, there are some great museums and galleries in the …

Spain

Churchhill – Film released 16 June 2017

• Directed By Jonathan Teplitzky<br>• Starring Brian Cox, Miranda Richardson, John Slattery, Ella Purnell<br>• Featuring Richard Durden, Julian Wadham and James …

The Sunny Side of Germany – The Southwest

Peter Morrell tastes the cuisine, hears about historic cities, Europe’s biggest theme park and recalls fond memories of Baden-Württemberg<p>Holger …

Italy’s Most Prestigious Garden Network Celebrates 20 Years of Success

British owned business ‘Grandi Giardini Italiani’ (GGI), a network of the finest open gardens in Italy including the beautiful grounds at the …

Taking Music to the Mountains

A festival of 24 concerts in magnificent natural setting<br>July 7 – August 31, 2017<p>Each summer, the Sounds of the Dolomites music festival is held in …