European Culture

Croatian highlights

The Adriatic coast is a knockout: its limpid sapphire waters draw visitors to remote islands, hid ...

Swiss Army Knife

Swiss Army Knife is exported all around the world and although its now produced in a huge variety ...

Vienna New Years Concert

It has long been a Philharmonic tradition at the New Year to present a program consisting of ...

Amsterdam Events

In Amsterdam is usually always something happening, Dutch do often shed their inhibitions in fun- ...

Slovenian Cities

In one of the most touristy regions of the country, Slovenian Istria is where you'll dinf the ...

Switzerland - safe country

Switzerland is not surprisingly one of the safest countries in Europe, but anywhere that attracts ...


Italian Cinema

The first film ever to be made in Italy was Umberto and Margherita of Savoy Walking in a Park, by ...

Spanish Steps in Rome

With its characteristic butterfly plan, the Piazza di Spagna is one of the most ...

2000 Years of Carnival

Carnival in Cologne is almost as old as the history of the city itself. But the organized carniva ...

Amsterdam cinemas

De Uitkijk Cinema AmsterdamDutch cinemas screen all movies in their original language version, wi ...

Gondolas in Venice

It is hard to imagine that in the 16th century, in Venice were more than 10.000 gondolas on the w ...

Italian Music

Born out of the strains of melodrama, the melodic traditions of Italian song have seen many a cha ...

Vienna Architecture

Vienna, Austria is a rich confection of architecture representing many periods and styles, rangin ...

Krakow Juwenalia

May
Krakow is a city of students - and students love to party, listen to good mus ...

Bratislava City Contrasts

Contrast is exciting, and Bratislava is no different in this sense; a city where the new compleme ...

Astronomical Clock

The Astronomical Clock, built in to one side of the Old Town Hall Tower, dates from the 15th cent ...

Munich Festivals und Events

Traditional yearly open air events, festivals and exhibitions in Munich. ...

Slovakian Folk

Slovakia is rich with folklore tradition that reflects various aspects of our ancestors’ wa ...

Vienna caffees

Vienna’s caffees - ranging from the typical Viennese tavern to the luxurious gourmet temple ...

Venice Clock Tower

The Moors' Clock Tower is one of the most famous architectural landmarks in Venice, standing ...

Love parade

The Love parade first occurred just months before the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989. It was sta ...

Alkmaar Cheese Market

Cheese Market in the city of Alkmaar had a weighing house for cheese as early as 1365. The oldest ...

Paris - Atelier Corbusier

The Le Corbusier foundation, housed in the La Roche and Jeanneret villas conserves original work ...

Krakow Communism Tour

Discover the embodiment of the former communist state, the Nowa Huta district - "Stalin&rsqu; ...

Amsterdam Fashion Week

January
Showcasing the finest in European style, the Amsterdam International Fashion ...

Amsterdam - Hash, Marijuana and Hemp Museum

Hash, Marijuana and Hemp Museum are in fact two small museums, for the price of one. Both are loc ...

Zagreb Theatre Festival

September
Since its beginnings, Zagreb Theatre Festival has been recognized by theatre ...

Amsterdam - houseboats

Houseboats are a special category of living in Amsterdam and one that should be given some carefu ...

Amsterdam Sex Museum

The museum about a sensitive area of human sexuality is located in the busiest spot of Amsterdam, ...

Vienna - Jazz & Blues & ...

Live music, live concerts: that is what Jazz, Blues and Rock thrive on. Live sessions are on the ...

Events in Vienna

Vienna is jam packed with exciting festivals and events all year round. This list of annual event ...

Lyon Cinema

Lyon is the birth town where the Lumière brothers grew up, studied and eventually went on ...

Cologne museums

The city is home to more than 30 museums and 100 galleries with world-class collections, and in 1 ...

Warsaw Medical Tourism

Although Warsaw is not an internationally renowned medical tourism destination, there are plenty ...

Amsterdam - World Press Photo

May
Since the first World Press Photo contest in 1955, a lot has changed for this ...

Warsaw surroundings

Apart from the many attractions within Warsaw itself, well worth exploring is Poland's Masovi ...

Munich Beergardens

Munich has many beergardens. The citizens of Munich like to drink beer seating outdoors. Indeed, ...

Venice History

The first human settlements on the Venice Lagoon islands date back to the 5th and 6th centuries, ...

Vienna - Europes Culture Capital

Vienna is a metropolis with unique charm, also described as Europe's cultural capital. It boa ...

Cologne Carnival

November
The Cologne Carnival begins on November, but the real "crazy days" ...

Italian Literature

The Cantico delle Creature (Song of All Creatures) written by St. Francis of Assisi in 1225 is th ...

Warsaw milk bars

A Polish milk bar is a no-frills, self-service cafeteria which serve dishes at ultra-low prices.& ...

Antoine de Saint-Exupery

For Saint-Exupery (1900-1944) flying wasn't just piloting an airplane and The Little Prince w ...

Roman Empire Coins

The Roman Empire economy needs official valute end coins - from its founding and establishment as ...

Vienna Philharmonic

There is perhaps no other musical ensemble more consistently and closely associated with the hist ...

Paris Techno Parade

September
Once a year in front of hundreds of thousands of people, 150 DJs blast their ...

Paris Opera Garnier

Built in 1860 by the young architect Charles Garnier with his vision of a new opera, he designed ...

Lipica & Lipizzaners

Lipica, a cultural monument of European and worldwide reputation, is located in Slovenia's ka ...

Amsterdam Theatres

Below is a list of some theatres in Amsterdam offering performances and shows where language is n ...

Amsterdam Cheese Market

The following Amsterdam's cheese shops offer the finest selection of fromage in the city and, ...

Italian Opera

The most famous Italian opera writers are Rossini, Donizetti, Bellini, Puccini and Verdi, who all ...

Munich Culture points

Munich is one of the main cultural centres in Europe and anyone who's anyone usually performs ...

Amsterdam Jazz & Blues clubs

Amsterdam has a rich jazz and blues scene, with many concerts announced weekly throughout the cit ...

Amsterdam Film museum

Situated in the fabulous Vondelpark, the Filmmuseum Amsterdam is the national centre for cinemato ...

Bratislava Opera

For more than 90 years, the Slovak National Theatre Opera has been the training ground for renown ...

Munich Rock Museum

In cooperation with the Olympic Park GmbH Munich, the highest Rock Museum in the world is built o ...

Amsterdam Red Light District

The Red Light District leaves nothing to the imagination, from Moulin Rouge Amsterdam and brothel ...

Austrian Food

Most of the more popular Austrian dishes are part of international cuisine everywhere.  Wien ...

Cologne Music scene

Music and culture lovers are attracted to Cologne by the many places firmly established as a impo ...

Open Garden Days

Every year in the third weekend of June the Amsterdam Open Garden Days are held. Some thirty most ...

What to see in Amsterdam

Amsterdam has a broad spectrum of recreational and cultural sights that range from fascinating ol ...

Coffeeshops in Amsterdam

The idea of ‘coffeeshops’ was introduced in the 1970s for the explicit purpose of kee ...

Lyon Nightlife

The best way to see the city's architectural heritage is by night, when over 100 sites are il ...

Amsterdam - Keukenhof

March - May
Keukenhof is an unprecedented wealth of spectacular floral displays planted i ...

Berlin nightlife

There's no where in the world that can compete with Berlin when it comes to the sheer diversi ...

Venice Events

Venice attracts visitors from all over the world thanks to its spectacular beauty and also thanks ...

Croatia destinations

Zagreb is a vivacious new European metropolis that has well preserved its Central European charm, ...

Vienna state opera

The Vienna State Opera is closely linked to the Vienna Philharmonic, which is an incorporated soc ...