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303 travel features tagged “Arts & Architecture”

The United Nations of mosques

Abu Dhabi’s Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque was built to welcome the world – and has an open-door policy that harkens back to the golden age of Islam.
18 April 2014


Belfast’s bold, booming art scene

Better known for its artistry in shipbuilding, Northern Ireland’s capital is shifting its creative focus into the arena of modern art.
17 April 2014


The heart of historic Mexico City

Mexico’s revitalised capital thrums with reminders of its storied past – and of the cosmopolitan energy that characterises the city today.
03 April 2014


Berlin as a canvas

In a city that once bent to the state's will, individual expression is now a freedom to be prized for some of the world’s most talented artists.
Read more… 30 March 2014


Localites

India’s largest museum takes flight

Unveiled this month, Mumbai’s 400,000sqm new Terminal 2 hosts India’s largest museum – complete with 7,000 works and a 3.5km mural.
Read more… 26 February 2014


In Russia, contemporary art explodes from Soviet shackles

The former Soviet Union saw self-expression as a threat. But in today’s Russia, a modern art scene is emerging from underground – at the government’s invitation.
Read more… 23 February 2014


Where presidents, Proust and Pompadour slept

After a seven-year closure, the 18th-century chateau where royal mistress Madame de Pompadour once lived has reopened to the public.
18 February 2014


Is tourism undercutting Ethiopia’s rock-hewn churches?

After 700 years, Lalibela’s 11 Unesco-listed churches may be meeting their greatest foe: travellers.
Read more… 12 February 2014


Localites

The proposed metro makeover every Parisian is talking about

A bold plan could transform the city’s long-abandoned underground stations into swimming pools, art galleries – even a discotheque.
Read more… 11 February 2014


In today’s Paris, cutting-edge art, culture and cuisine

Old Masters, move aside: thanks to a contemporary art renaissance, the City of Light beams with 21st-century galleries, museums, even restaurants.
Read more… 25 January 2014


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