Comedy, drama, singing and dancing and, yes, even a bit of magic — the stage is set for the Prague Fringe Festival, which hits the Czech capital’s dazzling Little Quarter for a nine-day run starting May 24.
Some cities, like New York, supposedly never sleep. Others, like Paris, seem to wake early, getting ready for another day. Amsterdam, at least on a Saturday morning, appears to be a city that likes to sleep in.
There are many attractions to tempt travelers to Brussels. One pleasant way to enjoy and discover the city is by taking one of the many walking tours. These pictures, taken recently with an iPhone 4, depict some of the sites and a few of the 50-plus murals honoring notable comic strips originating in Brussels. For more information about Brussels, visit its tourism website at: visitbrussels.be.
It is advertised as the largest trade fair of its kind in the world. If you ever aspired to be a rock star, a rapper, a disc jockey or a symphony musician, the Musikmesse in Frankfurt is the place to be.