The Cultural Traveller

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The Hoxton Hotel Paris – Review

Sophia Morrell finds that the new outpost of this Shoreditch favourite is totally in tune with the new Paris vibe<p>One of the reasons I love Paris is …

Airbnb

Enjoy Advent Magic in Heidelberg

Heidelberg Christmas Market open from November 27th<p>When the scent of freshly baked cookies and roasted almonds wafts through the crooked alleys of …

Europe

Enjoy a Victorian Christmas with Visit Isle of Wight

Visitors to the Isle of Wight can immerse themselves in a Victorian Christmas this winter with a variety of festive events and traditional …

Isle of Wight

Food and drink in Germany

A pleasant surprise in this diverse country awaits any culinary traveller<p>A destination with an exciting culture, varied scenery and a long history, …

Travel

The Lines of Torres – Portugal

In a beautiful area north of Lisbon these military lines, built by Wellington, are a reminder of the bond between Britain and Portugal, our oldest …

European Travel

New Tours in New Brunswick

Tourism New Brunswick has devised a series of self-drive itineraries to enable you to see the best of this beautiful Canadian Maritime Province<p><b>Here</b> …

What happening in South African during October-December 2017

As South Africa welcomes an influx of UK holidaymakers to the sunny climes of its summer season, there’s a whole host of new openings, experiences …

Christmas Markets in Germany

Here are the highlights of Christmas markets in the cities and regions of GermanyBavariaBavaria’s cities, towns and villages are filled with …

Europe

Italian Events Newsletter Autumn & Winter 2017

News from the Italian National Tourist Board in LondonHere is a roundup of some of the exciting events that will be happening in Italy during Autumn …

ME London Hotel reveals official LDF installation

Brodie Neill presents ‘Drop in the Ocean’ at ME London during London Design Festival 2017<p>This September designer, Brodie Neill, presents ‘Drop in the …

Indulge a passion for opera with Kirker Holidays

Tailor-made breaks and escorted holidays for music lovers, across Europe and beyondOpening at London’s V&A Museum on 30 September, ‘Opera: Passion, …

Europe

The Mondrian House in Amersfoort, the Netherlands

This year is the 100th anniversary of De Stijl the art movement Mondrian helped to create and Stuart Forster goes to see the house where he was …

Art History

Ferdinand Bol and Govert Flinck: Rembrandt’s Master Pupils

From 13 October 2017 to 18 February 2018, the Amsterdam Museum and the Rembrandt House Museum will be presenting the first ever exhibition devoted to …

Museums

Barbados To Host This Year’s Caribbean Festival of Arts: CARIFESTA XIII

The beautiful island of Barbados will host the 13th Edition of the Caribbean Festival of Arts, CARIFESTA taking place from 17 – 27 August 2017This …

Cayman Islands

Lifestyle Italy Bulletin 2017 No 2

From the Italian National Tourist Board in London<p>The aim of “Lifestyle Italy” is to list recent openings of hotels, hotel re-openings, new<br>services in …

Italy

New from Saga – Echoes of the Empire

Fascinating 19-night tour to discover heritage of the British Raj as India celebrates 70 years of IndependenceSaga has created a 19-night tour, with …

India

Rembrandt: Lightening the Darkness

A major exhibition of prints, paintings and drawings by Rembrandt at Norwich Castle Museum & Art Gallery 21 October 2017 – 7 January 2018Rembrandt …

Art

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, …

Canada News

A Round Up of Canadian News Stories The Rocky Mountains Banff Anne of Green Gables House Oysters on Prince Edward IslandAvoid last minute …

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 …

London

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 …

Travel

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 …

Winston Churchill

Mykonos Biennale 2017

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

The Arts

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 …

Stan Lee

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 2017Recognising the …

Parkinson's Disease