Corn fields bathed in sunlight and poppies swaying in the breeze. A Renaissance tower rises in the distance. Citizens go about their daily lives in the shadows of centuries of… View Post
Reviews and insights of museums, books, music, art and design. My favourite places to get your culture fix across the globe.
“If adventures will not befall a young lady in her own village, she must seek them abroad.” – Jane Austen So wrote our heroine Jane Austen in one of my favourite… View Post
Leonardo was right. A visit to Milan is as much about looking up at soaring buildings and exquisite art as looking around. I’ve been fascinated with the Italian Renaissance since… View Post
Once upon a time, I liked to think of myself as a bit rock n roll. Not too crazy but I had a few qualifying experiences that made me think… View Post
In my opinion, a trip to London is not complete without a visit to one of its many museums and galleries and arguably the best museum in the world is… View Post