A giant blue rooster of German artist Katharina Fritsch in London’s Trafalgar Square symbolizes France, whose defeat by Britain at the battle of Trafalgar in 1805 gave the square its name.
Stockholm weather is unpredictable and changes within an hour but the city is magnificent under any weather.
The Stockholm City Hall is the venue of the Nobel Prize banquet held on 10 December each year and one of the Stockholm’s iconic landmarks. Its tower offers 360-degree panoramic view of Stockholm.
The Vasa Museum, a maritime museum located on the island of Djurgården in Stockholm, displays the only almost fully intact 17th century the 64-gun warship Vasa that sank on her first voyage in 1628. The Vasa Museum is the most visited museum in Scandinavia.
The Change of the Guard takes place daily in the Royal Palace, Stockholm. Monday – Saturday at 12:15 Sunday and Holidays at 13:15
Millesgården is a sculpture garden and museum at the outskirts of Stockholm.
A great vegetarian restaurant. I’m not vegetarian but I liked the food, especially black risotto.
Naschmarkt is a must for food lover in Vienna. Small restaurants of Vienna’s largest open air market offer variety of national cuisines to meet every taste.
The images of the ancient Mediterranean world are associated with gleaming white marble and limestone but the richly painted sculptures of the Bunte Götter (Gods in Color) Exhibition presents the world of ancient sculpture in colors of astonishing intensity. The exhibition is open from 13 November 2012 to 17 March 2013 in Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien.
Queen Elizabeth II opens the display of the Crown Jewels at the Tower of London in 1994.