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12 travel features tagged “Arts & Architecture”

Five artful places to crash

From a mosque-inspired Istanbul bunkhouse to an industrial resort in New York, these design hostels offer far more than just a place to sleep at night.
26 June 2013


Localites

A fluid take on New York City’s landmarks

Iconic buildings appear in unexpected forms along Manhattan’s Park Avenue, reflecting a city that is in constant motion.
Read more… 22 March 2013


Localites

New York City’s hidden museum

A menagerie of collectibles and found objects awaits visitors to this tiny venue in an unassuming Tribeca locale.
Read more… 22 February 2013


Localites

Art aloft in New York City

Until 18 November, an unusual installation by Japanese artist Tatzu Nishi is bringing a new perspective to the 13ft-tall statue of Christopher Columbus by Central Park.
Read more… 18 October 2012


The Passport blog

A festival of childhood imagination

Figment, a grassroots participatory art festival, is touring the United States until October, bringing child-like wonder to Detroit, Boston, Washington DC and Pittsburgh.
Read more… 10 July 2012


The Passport blog

An urban oasis off the coast of New York City

A five minute boat ride from Manhattan, Governors Island is a perfect retreat from the city’s heat, with several family-friendly and artistic activities running throughout the summer.
Read more… 20 June 2012


The Passport blog

Broadway on a budget

Use these tricks of the trade to save a bundle on theatre tickets during your next trip to New York.
Read more… 04 June 2012


The Passport blog

NYC art scene friezes for London

Starting 4 May, New York City will host the inaugural US Frieze Art Fair, a four-day offshoot of the famous UK festival founded by art powerhouses Amanda Sharp and Matthew Slotover.
Read more… 04 May 2012


The Passport blog

Nine NYC museums open for free

Some of the city’s finest museums and galleries are open to the public from 6 pm to 9 pm on 14 June, accompanied by a huge block party, with 5th Ave closed to traffic.
Read more… 13 June 2011


Broadway's pop culture revival

As the heart of the American theatre industry gears up for the start of another season, it is clear that musicals are once again one of the biggest attractions in the Big Apple.
Read more… 06 June 2011


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