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Nestled on a hilltop in northern Paris the white domed Sacre Coeur Basilica on its summit overlooking the city, Montmartre is known as the " last" village in Paris. It is famed for its steep, cobbled streets, cabarets, culture and artistic roots. But with some 12 million visitors every year and soaring rents forcing many locals out, it is struggling to preserve its heritage amid mass tourism.
Themed "Enjoy – The Moment in music", the 32th Macau International Music Festival opens tonight at the Macau Cultural Centre with the opera l’Elisir d’Amore by Gaetano Donizetti
Local theatre group Dream Theatre Association will hold theatre play at Capitol Theatre this weekend, the first production to be held in the refurbished historical local theatre since it shut down in the 1990's
Cinematheque Passion (Cinemateca Paixão) is one of those little secrets worth discovering. From the small alley with houses with European traces, near Saint Paul Ruins to the eclectic programs that it presents, the Cinematheque is well worth your visit. For a first visit, follow MBtv
An inspection of 22 historical sites, 45 temples and 15 churches has not uncovered major damage due to Typhoon Mangkhut which affected the city over the weekend, according to the Cultural Affairs Bureau
In an impressive collaboration between science and art, the National Geographic Society celebrates its 130 years of existence with a world tour of an event that combines a live orchestra with a outstanding archive of footage and photos. In yet another initiative from the Macao Cultural Affairs Bureau, Macau will have the opportunity to enjoy this remarkable concert.
Macau’s Legislative Assembly (AL) occasionally comes up for air, lifts its head out of the sand, looks around and, like a startled ostrich, notices that Macau still lacks sufficient local ‘talents’. Then it calls to account the Talents Development Committee (CDT). Such offloading of responsibility is unworthy. The CDT unfairly carries the can for what is, in fact, a monster well beyond its scope to solve as if by magic or inducements: bringing overseas ‘local talents’ back to Macau.
The restoration of a 1934 black-and-white action movie, famed for high-octane stunts including a hot-air balloon escape and a jungle shootout against teakwood thieves, has energised efforts to salvage more of Myanmar's decaying cinematic heritage.
The Portuguese Minister of Culture said this Saturday in Macau that the Portuguese government is ready to deepen cultural relations with China, highlighting "the added value" that cultural diversity can offer to both countries
French President Emmanuel Macron met with his Nigerian counterpart Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday in Abuja before taking off his jacket and tie in Lagos to celebrate African culture
The Macau SAR Gov't is not planning to open any food and beverage businesses in any of the Portuguese-style villas on Av. Coronel Mesquita with the area to be used mainly for art projects
Final report on the public consultation on the Protection Management Plan of the Historic Centre of Macau to be revealed this month, with the deadline to submit the final plan to UNESCO set the end of this year