Events

Venice Biennale: Gas masks, Marx and cigarettes in the wrong places

Venice Biennale: Gas masks, Marx and cigarettes in the wrong places

From May to October, Venice will be the world's hottest destination for contemporary art lovers. Here are the highlights of this year's big event
Thailand greets New Year with world's biggest water fight

Thailand greets New Year with world's biggest water fight

Thailand's three-day Songrkan festival is now underway. Here's a peek at the watery madness
Why is there a koala sitting in first class?

Why is there a koala sitting in first class?

Australia is sending four furry envoys to Singapore as a gift to celebrate the city state's independence anniversary.
CNNGo in New Orleans: Organic martinis and all that jazz

CNNGo in New Orleans: Organic martinis and all that jazz

From a top musician hangout owned by a local jazz hero to a famed dessert that will set fire to your desk, we've rounded up the best this fun-loving port city has to offer
Naked art tours: Would you visit a gallery in the buff?

Naked art tours: Would you visit a gallery in the buff?

Uninhibited art fans will soon have a chance to take part in the National Gallery of Australia's first ever naked art tour
Rare chance: Italy's secret attractions open their doors

Rare chance: Italy's secret attractions open their doors

Inaccessible for most of the year, these weird, wonderful and beautiful Italian treasures are unlocked for annual Spring Weekend
Wash. D.C.'s Cherry Blossom Festival arrives... finally!

Wash. D.C.'s Cherry Blossom Festival arrives... finally!

The National Cherry Blossom Festival starts March 20 in Washington
Japan's 31 most beautiful places

Japan's 31 most beautiful places

Is it possible to take an ugly photo of these stunningly scenic destinations in Japan? We don't think so
The world's best place to watch weekend's solar eclipse

The world's best place to watch weekend's solar eclipse

Even if the skies aren't clear for this month's rare cosmic event, there's plenty to gaze at in the Faroe Islands
Art you can eat: 17 beautiful meals for Art Basel Hong Kong

Art you can eat: 17 beautiful meals for Art Basel Hong Kong

Not an art enthusiast? There's another reason to be thrilled about Hong Kong's upcoming Art Basel: food
Inked in Thailand: Sak Yant Festival

Inked in Thailand: Sak Yant Festival

At Thailand's Wat Bong Phra temple, thousands come out to see the master tattooist monks in action at this annual -- and painful -- event