The Cultural Traveller

By AboutMyGeneration | Great Ideas for Cultural Travellers everywhere

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 2018<p>Rembrandt …

Culture

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 …

Culture

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 …

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, …

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 …

Culture

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …