Arts & Culture

Stir Crazy? Get Creative at Home With These Online Courses – Tokyo Travel Article

Stir Crazy? Get Creative at Home With These Online Courses Raise your hand if you’ve had way too much free time at home! Especially if you’ve made the move to work remotely, you might be a little stunned by how much time your commute to work actually took up, and are now left with a couple of extra hours every day. You might want to pick up Japanese and get fit, or maybe you want to take this time to…

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African Shopping in Stockholm – Slow Travel Stockholm – Sweden Travel Article

African Shopping in Stockholm – Slow Travel Stockholm African Shopping in Stockholm Uncover the beautiful colors of Africa in Stockholm as Bobbie Traut explores deeper into Stockholm to find African shopping in Stockholm with unique designs, textiles, art, and jewelry. Colours of Africa photo courtesy of the authorCities have layers. And as you dig deeper into a place, you begin to peel back those layers. You find that your perspective and relation to that place has shifted, deepened, expanded. To…

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Lalique’s Elegant Glasswork the Perfect Marriage with Japan’s Royalty – Tokyo Travel Article

Lalique’s Elegant Glasswork the Perfect Marriage with Japan’s Royalty The Art Deco movement of the 1920s and ‘30s came at the height of the French colonial empire when 10 percent of the world was under the control of France, and goods, materials and new forms of art were flowing into the country from Africa and Asia. The Purist faction of Art Deco, led by architect Le Corbusier (who designed the National Museum of Western Art, Tokyo), eschewed the frivolous, gaudy designs…

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Best Museums in Stockholm – Slow Travel Stockholm – Scandinavian Travel Article

Best Museums in Stockholm – Slow Travel Stockholm Alex Dudley shares some of the best museums in Stockholm worth visiting. There is history wherever you look in Stockholm, and the city has an array of museums scattered around its islands, with each establishment offering something different.  You can choose to see the best preserved warship from the 17th century or explore the first open air museum in the country. From contemporary art to travelling back through time, there is a…

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