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19 March 2021

What is Nowruz?

Nowruz is an important celebration for many around the world. Meaning ‘New Day’ in Farsi, Nowruz is the national New Year festivity celebrated in Iran and […]
18 March 2021

Tomorrowland to be postponed until the end of August

Belgian festival Tomorrowland has announced that its 2021 edition will be postponed until the end of the summer. The rationale behind the decision being the current […]
18 March 2021

The skyscrapers made of wood

The modern day image of urban areas is pretty grey, not to mention unsustainable. Concrete tower blocks and tarmac don’t exactly support a healthy environment, for […]
18 March 2021

10 songs that bring back memories of my travels

They say your sense of smell is directly linked to memory, but I can’t be the only one who finds certain songs transport me to another […]
17 March 2021

A new panoramic hill to greet visitors in London this summer

A new temporary installation will greet visitors in central London this summer. The project called Marble Arch Hill is a hollowed-out mountain based on a scaffolding […]
17 March 2021

Valencia’s famous Fallas festival goes virtual

Valencia launches campaign to give visibility to their Fallas festival: #MésFallersQueMai. March in València means Fallas and, although this year it won’t be possible to celebrate […]
15 March 2021

Traditional musical instruments of Kazakhstan

Kyui is a Kazakh word that refers to traditional music compositions normally performed by soloists using traditional instruments. In ancient times, musical instruments were widely used […]
11 March 2021

Explore the world through cinema: Echoes of Ji.hlava International Documentary Film Festival

The Echoes of the Ji.hlava International Documentary Film Festival returns to Brussels after one year. The film festival will take place for the ninth time from […]
10 March 2021

10 books to bring springtime rushing in

Booklovers know the pleasure of reading is not all about curling up with a hot drink in front of a flickering fire. Those first days of […]
9 March 2021

5 art exhibitions not to miss in Europe this year

After a very difficult year for the whole cultural sector, many of Europe’s museums and galleries still remain with their doors closed. Many of the exhibitions […]
9 March 2021

“The Simpsons” will continue, at least until 2023

The iconic American animated sitcom ‘The Simpsons’ has been renewed for Season 33 and 34 at Fox, ensuring the continued running of the show until at […]
8 March 2021

A New Mural in Brussels for International Women’s Day and La Belle Hip Hop Festival

On the occasion of the International Women’s Rights Day, a new mural signed ZOUWI is added to the Street Art Trail in Brussels. It is the […]
8 March 2021

International Women’s Day

On the 8th of March every year, Women’s Day is celebrated around the world. On this day, women’s achievements are recognised and celebrated and women around […]
5 March 2021

10 Unusual houses in the world

Most houses and apartments provide the same basics; a place to live, a place to sleep, with a minimum of facilities to cook, and a bathroom. […]
5 March 2021

Rock in Rio Lisbon has been postponed to 2022

The well-known Rock in Rio Lisbon festival will no longer take place as planned in Lisbon, Portugal this year, and will instead be moved to 2022. […]
5 March 2021

Jim Haynes: The man who had the whole world in his address book

Around the year 2000, I was working as a gopher for a comedy and music club in Paris. Shows took place on the banks of Canal […]
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