28 January 2015
We share ten facts about the rich history of the Paris metro.
18 January 2015
Arriving in Venice by cruise? We’ve put together a guide on how to make your way into the center from the different terminals in Venice.
15 January 2015
We learn more about the people behind Context with our staff spotlights. First up is Petulia Melideo, who has been with us since 2004.
7 January 2015
It’s hard to imagine that a famous tourist attraction in a major city might ever be hidden and inaccessible, but that was nearly the fate of the famous Basilica Cistern in Istanbul.
2 January 2015
We survey our docents about their favorite Art Nouveau buildings to show how this truly international style left a lasting legacy across the globe.
24 December 2014
Get ready to enjoy the rich Neapolitan Christmas tradition by exploring the city’s most delicious Holiday season treats.
18 December 2014
Docent Theresa Potenza shares some tips on how to find Roman artisanal jewelry for the perfect holiday gift.
13 December 2014
This guest post from Victoria of One Dish Closer helps you pick an alternative Christmas meal in London.
9 December 2014
Our docent and Jewish culture expert Kata Vincze takes us on a journey through Hanukkah in the Hungarian capital.
7 December 2014
Our local experts offer the inside story of Central Europe’s best Christmas Markets.
2 December 2014
Paris-based cocktail expert Forest Collins shares her advice for the perfect holiday cocktail and the special recipe made specially for Context!
25 November 2014
Concerned about pollution in Beijing? We separate fact from fiction and give our best advice for why pollution fears shouldn’t make you skip a visit to China’s capital.
20 November 2014
Istanbul docent Zachary S. Taylor gives us insight into the women who shaped Byzantine Istanbul.
17 November 2014
We chat with Amsterdam docent Lora Sariaslan about art and life in the city.
13 November 2014
We explore the Uffizi Gallery in Florence to discover the origins of ideal beauty in the Renaissance.