Современная Европа

Europe today attracts tourists not only the heritage and traditions of the past. The latest cultural achievements are very special interest. Be sure to familiarize yourself with the fact that modern Europe has to offer lovers of art and architecture.

Lisbon Oceanarium in Parque Nations, Portugal Ocean moon-fish - just one of the unique marine species represented in the Lisbon Oceanarium in the Park of Nations.

To take a closer look skyscraper «Shard» (translated as «Splinter») — a masterpiece of building design in the form of sparkling glass pyramid that moved over central London at 309 meters — you have to go on the Thames near Tower Bridge and the Ferris wheel «London Eye». From the observation deck on top of the building offers breathtaking views of the Tower of London, St Paul’s Cathedral and the south bank of the Thames. From the bustling streets of London go to Portugal. Here is the famous Lisbon Oceanarium. The brightness of the architectural solution of this museum is not inferior to the richness of its exposition (30 aquarium is home to over 15,000 animals of various kinds!). The aquarium recreates aquatic and riparian habitat of the four regions of the planet.

Peggy Guggenheim Museum in Venice Visit the gallery Peggy Guggenheim Museum - one of the best in Venice.

Museum of Contemporary Art MUDAM in Luxembourg — not just an architectural object. Here is the cream of modern European art, and visitors can get acquainted with its best examples. In the daytime, paintings and other exhibits are illuminated by light penetrating the large rooms through the walls of glass and limestone. The museum, the Peggy Guggenheim Collection on the Grand Canal in Venice, now exhibited works of Rothko, Calder, de Kooning, Warhol and other artists from the collection of Hannelore and Rudolf Schulhoff.

 

New National Gallery in Berlin Neue Nationalgalerie in Berlin - a European museum that must visit all fans of contemporary art.

The innovative architecture of the New National Gallery in Berlin is in perfect harmony with a bold expression of contemporary art presented here. In the basement there is a permanent exhibition of classic modernism, and the hall floor is filled with daylight passing through the glass walls and bouncing from dark shiny floor. Grating ceiling of dark metal beams decorated with LCDs, which are projected incredible abstract paintings. Palace of Arts — one of the most modern cultural institutions in Hungary. Here are the different types of art: music, dance, literature, visual arts and cinema. The architecture of the building has no analogues in Hungary XX century., Or in other countries of Central Europe, and the technical equipment makes it a unique. Admiration here is everything from the appearance of the building to the exhibits and interiors.  

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Волны, солнце и песок

Find the perfect beach - a difficult task, especially if you come to an unfamiliar place. However, in Europe you can easily find a beautiful beach through distinctive sign - a blue flag. Beaches in Europe, marked by a certificate of the Blue Flag, a high standard of water quality, safety and the environment and become a better place for sunbathing, swimming and outdoor activities. Fortunately for travelers in the world has more than 4,000 beaches have received Blue Flag certification, and most of them - in Europe.

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Наследие, доставляющее радость

Visit Heritage Festival - one of the best ways of learning and understanding of the national culture. Learn how the locals honor their colorful customs, making them a kind of a home, get to know their music, art, cuisine, take part in numerous events and exciting festival evenings. This is a great opportunity to learn about the rich history and cultural traditions of different people from the mouth of the carriers of this culture.

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Гостеприимные хостелы

In Europe, you can travel in different ways, so why not do it the European way - economically and efficiently? Perhaps the most unusual way of accommodation could be spending the night in the hostel. These affordable small hotels very creative approach to their work, and in Europe they are everywhere. Whether youʼre traveling with a backpack in Spain and decided to look at Sweden, stopping at hostels, you will get a better idea about these countries.