Art+Architecture


23 July 2021

Liverpool loses its UNESCO World Heritage status

UNESCO has decided to remove Liverpool from its World Heritage List, which was described as an “extremely disappointing” decision for a British government determined to boost […]
14 July 2021

5 UNESCO sites you should visit in Europe

Although made more complicated by Covid-19, traveling has seldom been easier than in 2021. Contrary to our forefathers, we don’t have to discover the world on […]
9 July 2021

Exploring the street art scene in Ghent

The city of Ghent in Flanders, Belgium, is a known tourist attraction for many reasons. However, beyond the stunning architecture, quaint streets and beautiful canals, the […]
7 July 2021

Zagreb through street art

In the last couple of years Zagreb has slowly but certainly started to become one of the must-visit destinations in Europe. Beautiful city architecture, rich history, […]
6 July 2021

Visitors can now explore the underground levels of Rome’s famous Colosseum

For the first time ever visitors can now tour the subterranean levels of the Colosseum, where once only gladiators and animals ventured. 1. A previously unexplored […]
3 July 2021

Manneken Pis celebrates Kazakhstan’s independence anniversary

On the occasion of Kazakhstan’s 30th independence anniversary, the Belgian famous Manneken Pis wore a traditional ‘Shapan’. The ceremony took place today in the courtyard of […]
1 July 2021

Always wanted to see Rembrandt’s Night Watch in its full glory? This might be your only chance

Some paintings are forgotten the moment their creator paints the last stroke. They’re put in the back of a closet, never to come out again. Except […]
30 June 2021

LUMA tower designed by Frank Gehry opens in southern France

The LUMA tower has opened its doors in Arles, in the south of France. It was built by the architect Frank Gehry who, at the age […]
16 June 2021

One of Europe’s largest murals will see the light in Halle, Belgium

The city of Halle will soon have one of the largest murals in Europe. The mural intends to brighten up and provide the Zenne Valley with […]
14 June 2021

Hong Kong’s famous Peak Tram will receive a makeover

The Peak Tram is one of the world’s oldest funicular railways, attracting millions of tourists each year and transporting them up to Victoria Peak, Hong Kong, […]
7 June 2021

Second highest skyscraper in the world to be built in Russia

On May 25th, 2021, Scottish architecture firm Kettle Collective announced it would be building the second-tallest skyscraper in the world. The tower will be built in […]
1 June 2021

10 glass bridges and skywalks – would you dare to walk across one?

There are many incredible views around the world from hilltops and mountains – whether you can look across valleys, mountain tops or the sea, there is […]
31 May 2021

10 tallest buildings in Europe

The tallest tower in the world is “Burj Khalifa” in Dubai, with an impressive height of 828m. Although Europe is a bit stricter when it comes […]
27 May 2021

Sagrada Família: Gaudí’s masterpiece will celebrate centenary of architect’s death in 2026

Constructions first started on the magnificent Sagrada Família in Barcelona, Spain, 132 years ago in 1882, and architect Antoni Gaudí was hired a year later. Despite […]
27 May 2021

Copenhagen has the world’s tallest climbing wall designed to feel like a real mountain

CopenHill, an adventure recreation site built on top of a clear power plant in the Danish capital, has opened the world’s tallest artificial climbing wall. The […]
26 May 2021

Brussels art nouveau masterpiece Cauchie House opens to visitors

The world-famous Cauchie House opens to the general public. Anyone who books in advance can visit it at a reasonable price, from 3 July. This is […]
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