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Sri Lanka’s architectural treasures

From forts to temples, the island’s colonial and Buddhist heritage is rich and varied.
Read more… 20 October 2010


Art appreciation and more in Portland, Maine

This maritime city attracts savvy art fans to its first-class museums and galleries.
Read more… 04 October 2010


Pull an all nighter: La Nuit Blanche in Paris

Join in the dawn to dusk art marathon known as “the white night”.
Read more… 01 October 2010


The Recoleta Cemetery: Silent theatre and city of the dead

Former presidents, military generals, artists and, most famously, Eva Perón, are buried here in fabulous mausoleums of stone and bronze.
Read more… 23 September 2010


Abu Simbel: The great temple of Egypt

The Great Temple of Ramses II was rediscovered two hundred years ago, carved out of a mountain on the Niles’ banks. The structure is a shrine to the pharaoh and primeval Egyptian gods.
Read more… 05 August 2010


The Hakka earth buildings of Fujian

The colossal Hakka earth buildings (Kejia tulou) are a unique vestige of an ancient, but slowly disappearing way of life in China.
Read more… 05 August 2010


Beijing's once Forbidden City

The former home of China’s emperors, which houses the best-preserved collection of ancient architecture in the country, still exerts a powerful pull on the nation’s psyche.
Read more… 03 August 2010


Berlin's flourishing world of art

Creative synergies, a free-spirited climate and cheap rents have turned Berlin into a major magnet for artists from around the globe.
Read more… 03 August 2010


The infamous architecture of Chicago

The devastation of the Great Chicago Fire gave the city a chance for a new life, and some of the most innovative structures the world had ever known emerged from the ashes.
Read more… 03 August 2010


A tour of Loire Valley châteaux

Picture-perfect turrets and atmospheric ruins abound in the region, so it is important to be discerning among so many stellar options.
Read more… 03 August 2010


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