Culture


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Next Stop: Waisak at Borobudur
Held on May 11 this year, the annual spectacle begins with an afternoon procession of 15,000 from the ancient temple of Mendut.
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Introducing The National: New Australian Art
A new biennial dedicated to contemporary Australian art looks set to reinvigorate the country’s cultural scene.
1234, a sculpture by Ad Dekker.
Artzuid Biennial Returns to Amsterdam
Travelers headed to the Netherlands this summer can enjoy an international sculpture biennial scheduled for May 19–September 17.
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Aboard a Slow Boat to Bagan
A cruise up Myanmar’s Irrawaddy River is a fitting way to enjoy the bucolic scenery,
 glinting pagodas, and Burmese hospitality at its b...
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Reinventing Taipei
Across Taiwan’s capital, restoration projects and a democratic approach to urban planning are transforming the city from the ground up.
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Holi Celebrations with Ravishing India Holidays
Kicking off in Delhi on March 8, the Holi itinerary includes a two-day safari and a visit to Agra's UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
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On the Village Circuit in Ladakh
In India's Ladakh region, a well-seasoned network of village homestays allows you to get immersed in the local culture without roughing it.
Alberto Giacometti artworks at Kunsthaus Zürich. Photo: www.jpg-factory.com
Four Major Art Retrospectives This Season
European museums and galleries are now holding a clutch of retrospective exhibitions on leading 20th-century artists.
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The Latest Gem on America’s National Mall
Washington, D.C.'s newly opened National Museum of African American History & Culture is the fruition of a long-held dream.