TINTORETTO’S 500TH BIRTHDAY!
You never need an excuse to visit Venice, but here’s one anyway: Tintoretto’s 500th birthday!
The Biennale may be dominated by the giddying whirlwind of modern art, but it’s the great artists and architects of the past who lay on the magnificent and unchanging backdrop, year after year, without ever boring anyone.
And there is none greater than Jacopo Tintoretto, that most Venetian of Renaissance artists. Something of a local hero, he’s left over 700 works spread across the city – it’s..
ANGELS AND DRAGONS: SHANGHAI
All eyes will turn East to Shanghai at the end of this month, when the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show flies into town. As the Angels in underwear put Shanghai on the world stage, it is a great opportunity to visit this hotspot of globalisation and modernity.
Romee Strijd has been running this vlog so you can follow her in the run up to the big event https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TWwEqYwtoPw
It is hard to believe Shanghai used to be a small fishing village. Now it is a metropolis with over..
ABU DHABI ITALIAN STYLE
If you want to experience the latest in Italian art and culture, don’t go to Italy, go to Abu Dhabi instead!
Italians love to export their lifestyle all over the world and Abu Dhabi has welcomed them with open arms. When in Abu Dhabi, do as the Romans do! Explore the Italian art, culture, food and fashion all on the doorstep.
First off, Ferrari World Theme Park pays tribute to the world class Italian brand. Everything here is the biggest and the best and the reddest in the world. Formula..
VIVA LAS VEGAS!
Our thoughts and prayers are with the loved ones of those who lost their lives in the horrific shooting in Las Vegas. We will not allow this act of evil to overcome us.
‘Bright light city gonna set my soul on fire’!
Las Vegas is the entertainment capital of the world, famous for its ‘neon flashin’’ and its ‘one arm bandits crashin’’. Soon it will be playing host to an exciting business travel industry event, IMEX. It’s America’s worldwide exhibition for incentive travel, meetings and..