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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 beyond<p>Opening at London’s V&A Museum on 30 September, ‘Opera: Passion, …

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 …

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 …

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 …

Caribbean

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 …

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, …

South America

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 …

Travel

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 …

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 2017Recognising the …

Parkinson's Disease

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 2017Walter 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 …

Travel

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 …

Europe

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 …