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8 December 2013
Ready for the holidays? So are we! We’ve surveyed our docents and city managers across the world to put together…
15 October 2013
Add to your reading list with these books based in Japan and guess our last entry to win a copy of that book!
10 October 2013
Our docent Hilary Bockham takes us on an journey through the streets of Rome as the ultimate destination of the 1800s Grand Tour.
29 May 2013
Dan Brown’s newest novel has stirred up interest in Dante Alighieri, for better or for worse.
1 April 2013
Some resources to help parents prepare their children the difficult topic of the Holocaust.
18 March 2013
Take a stroll through Paris using the cafés where Hemingway spent his days.
17 November 2012
An interview (and a special offer) with one of the most interesting publishers of fiction and non fiction: The Folio Society
4 October 2012
Our list of 5 books to read before you make your trip to Prague.
24 July 2012
Kevin Childs explores the Shakespeare exhibition at the British Museum
9 June 2012
In a year of literary milestones – the bicentenaries of the births of Charles Dickens and Robert Browning and the…
2 June 2012
Join us as we take a privileged look inside Orhan Pamuk’s new Museum of Innocence in the company of Pelin Kivrak.
20 February 2012
Our photo of the day takes us up to the Vomero Hill in Naples.
10 February 2012
William Shakespeare is celebrates in London and across the globe with interesting performances and exhibitions.
27 November 2011
Context Travels interviews Indagare founder Melissa Biggs Bradley. She tells us about her passion for travel and discovery
18 November 2011
Until January 22 visitors to Florence have the opportunity to view a stunning exhibition at the Palazzo Strozzi recounting the…
10 November 2011
Docent Fiorella Squillante gives the case for Naples as we continue the search for Context City of Literature 2011.