Europe

Five continents, five years... and thousands of sketches

Five continents, five years... and thousands of sketches

Luis Simoes has visited 29 countries in the past two years and plans to sketch his way around the world
Europe's forgotten treasure chest: Inside Germany's Green Vault

Europe's forgotten treasure chest: Inside Germany's Green Vault

Housing one of Europe's largest treasure collections, Dresden Castle's spectacular baroque chambers are filled with jewels and objets d'art
'Avant gardens': When art, design and a whole load of plants collide

'Avant gardens': When art, design and a whole load of plants collide

Traditional ideas about gardens are being replaced by a more sculpture-like approach -- and with fantastic results
Harry Potter hotel site crashed by avid muggle fans

Harry Potter hotel site crashed by avid muggle fans

Harry Potter fans are clamoring to book a limited number of rooms at a central London hotel that were decorated based on the popular J.K. Rowling books
This company turns your movie fantasies into vacations

This company turns your movie fantasies into vacations

Luxury Action will turn your travel scripts into reality and film them. As long as you're willing to travel to this country ...
Paris gets a new landmark: Introducing Fondation Louis Vuitton

Paris gets a new landmark: Introducing Fondation Louis Vuitton

Starchitect Frank Gehry designed the $130 million building that will be home for the company's public and private art collections
Blazing barrels: The UK's spectacular festivals of fire

Blazing barrels: The UK's spectacular festivals of fire

They've been doing it for centuries, but that doesn't make carrying barrels of fire through English towns any less crazy to watch
Around Amsterdam in 7 strange museums

Around Amsterdam in 7 strange museums

Shrine to a dead cat and a homage to fromage among Dutch capital's eccentric exhibitions
Do you need a bulletproof vest to go to eastern Ukraine?

Do you need a bulletproof vest to go to eastern Ukraine?

iReporter MaiaKiev says she was nervous about going to eastern Ukraine and that her group had bulletproof vests in the car
Gallery: Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2014 award

Gallery: Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2014 award

A selection of winning images and finalists from the annual competition, which received more than 42,000 entries from 96 countries
Louis Vuitton art museum makes waves in Paris

Louis Vuitton art museum makes waves in Paris

Frank Gehry-designed building houses contemporary art collection controversially funded by luxury goods brand
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Destination Berlin

It's crowded and outdated, but Berlin's hexagon-shaped Tegel air hub has won a place in the city's heart