Italy, the historical centre of the Roman Empire, boasts more cultural sights and attractions than you could ever hope to see in a single visit. In fact, Italy lays claims to more UNESCO World Heritage Sites than any other country in the world (47 in total), and most of these awe-inspiring sights - often rather casually located amidst the hustle and bustle of modern city-life - are essential to an understanding of contemporary western civilisation.
From the Leaning Tower of Pisa, to the intricate Gothic architecture of Cathedral Square, to the almost obscene wealth of artwork housed in the galleries of Tuscany, a holiday in Italy is nothing short of a compulsory experience.
This event goes hand-in-hand with the Reykjavik Cultural Night
and although international attendance at the marathon is still
small, the overall cultural experience is increasing in popularity
every year. The marathon has a... read more
Every year Uitmarkt heralds the official beginning of the
cultural season in Holland and is a celebration and introduction to
the forthcoming cultural activities in the city. Stages are erected
all over Amsterdam... read more
One of China's most beloved cultural celebrations is the Moon
Festival or Mid-Autumn Festival, marking the end of the harvest
season. There are written records detailing this festival dating
back about 3,000 years,... read more