’Live like a local’ idea extends to Trieste

There are a couple of ways of explaining the URBANAUTS’ formula for success when launching a new hotel. One way they describe it is to offer guests the opportunity to experience the particular city as authentically as possible, and another is their “live like ...

World of big names for Timisoara jazz

The JAZZx event in Timisoara from Wednesday June 28 to Sunday July 2 will be the 11th edition hosted by the Romanian city, and this year’s event will be a highlight of their ongoing European Capital of Culture 2023 program.

Capitals of Culture open in three countries

All three European Capitals of Culture for 2023 are up and running after Elefsina in Greece and Timisoara in Romania held their grand opening ceremonies this month, following first-off-the-mark Veszprém-Balaton in January.

Melina Mercouri exhibition at Capital of Culture Elefsina

Memories of a much-loved actress, activist and politician

Greek actress and politician Melina Mercouri was jointly responsible for the idea to start a European Capital of Culture program in 1985, and the initiative has now been awarded to 68 places continent-wide to date. Appropriately, an exhibition dedicated to the multi-faceted lady is ...