• Bazaar-at-Athens-in-the-Ottoman-Empire-Edward-Dodwell.

    Culture & Art

    Jul 1, 2016

    A WELL GUARDED SECRET

    From Ancient times, Mankind has been amazed by the effects the elements have on each other. Traces of iron artefacts dating back as early as the 4th millennium BC were found in Egypt, showing that, from an early stage,...

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    Culture & Art

    Jun 1, 2016

    MOULDING TRADITION

    Working with clay might be one of the oldest traditions Mankind has ever created, starting in the Neolithic Era. The first ceramic objects were found in the Czech Republic, and date back to 29,000–25,000 BC. After millennia of perfecting,...

  • A PORTUGUESE PAVEMENT

    Culture & Art

    May 1, 2016

    A PORTUGUESE PAVEMENT, CERTAINLY

    A motive for world attraction, the Portuguese pavement allows you to literally walk over the oldest public art in the city of Lisbon, without noticing that you are treading stars, fish, flowers, lyres, birds, a QR code, or the face...

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    Culture & Art

    May 1, 2016

    Rock in Rio

    Roberta Medina, Executive Vice President of Rock in Rio

    Know in detail the world's largest music industry - Rock in Rio (RiR), which takes place between 19 and 29 May in Lisbon, Portugal "RIR encourages tourism,...

  • Pontes_Collection_hand_fans

    Culture & Art

    Apr 1, 2016

    Coloured Fans

    A way of communication, a useful accessory, a symbol of luxury, elegance, power or a "weapon of seduction", the fan or abano (another word for "fan" in European Portuguese) has over 3000 years of history during which its use...

  • Alaska_Purchase_(hi-res)

    Culture & Art

    Apr 1, 2016

    How Alaska was sold

    On 30th March, 1867, the agreement on the Russian sale of Alaska to the United States was signed in Washington. There are many myths about this sale of Alaska to the USA. Many believe it was sold by the Russian Sovereign...

  • Wangari Maathai (1940-2011) by The-time-line, CC BY-SA 3.0,via Commons

    Culture & Art

    Feb 29, 2016

    Inspiring Women Yesterday and Today

    March 8, known as International Women's Day to mark women's struggle for labour and social equality. "Yesterday," only a small number of women were influential in society, as was the case of monarchs. Today, they are mostly versatile,...

  • Le Rosey, a Swiss international school

    Culture & Art

    Feb 29, 2016

    A School For Life

    We live in a globalized world, where bilingual education and networking are indispensable in academic education and training from an early age. The Your VIP Partner presents you Le Rosey, a Swiss international school that bets...