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Lunar Chinese New Year 2016 in Edmonton

Celebrated Chinese New Year and the Year of the Ram at West Edmonton Mall. This two-day event featured a marketplace plus a showcase of Chinese performers. The Edmonton Chinatown Multicultural Centre also celebrating 30 years in Edmonton and hosted the annual celebration and festival as a way to increase understanding and promote an appreciation of Chinese culture. credit: IQRemix

Doctor Who Experience in Cardiff

The Doctor Who Exhibition Cardiff was the only permanent exhibition in the UK. Beginning in the Gallifrey Museum and journeying to the heart of the TARDIS, you’ll come face to face with a brand new monster – created especially for the Doctor Who Experience – which threatens to destroy the TARDIS and the universe. The Doctor Who Experience at Discovery Quay, Porth Teigr, Cardiff Bay is open seven...

The London Light Lumiere Festival by Neil McCrae

Produced by Artichoke and supported by the Mayor of London, for four evenings in January London hosted international artists that illuminated the city from 6:30pm to 10:30pm each night. It took place across the West End and King’s Cross. credit: NeilMcCrae

Painted Fubao Village in Changhua

Cartoon images painted at the street wall attract many visitors to see painted village. A years ago, Huang Yao-hui, head of Fubao Village in the county’s Fuxing Township, and his son Huang Ming-tsung dreamed up the painting initiative. credit: Bunkichi Chang

Christmas window displays in Paris

The facades of Parisian department stores (Printemps Haussmann, Galeries Lafayette, BHV, Le Bon Marché) are adorned with the most stunning festive decorations. The magical colours of the seasonal street decorations create a dazzling sight for visitors from all over the world. Luminous arches, multi-coloured bulbs, incandescent flames and sparkling projections of light deck out the avenues of the French...

OLED TV Tunnel by LG

LG Electronics and LG Display plans to reveal OLED sculptures in various shapes such as tunnel, waves, cylinder, and others using 250 units of 55inch OLED panels at N Seoul Tower in South Korea. LG decided to promote their OLED TVs using aggressive marketing. A few days ago the company unveiled a huge 13×8 meter OLED display at Seoul’s Incheon airport, made from 140 individual 55″...

Templar Castle of Ponferrada, Spain

This old twelfth-century templar castle dominates from high above the crossing of the river Sil in the city of the same name. This was one of the most important military positions of the Knights Templar in the Iberian Peninsula. Located in the Royal Winter Road to Santiago de Compostela, one of the missions of the Templars was to protect pilgrims traveling to the capital of Galicia. It is made up of...

Traditional Bethlehem in Las Palmas, the Gran Canaria

A nativity scene is the special scene of art objects representing the scene of the birth of Jesus. In many families the nativity scene is an essential component of their Christmas decorations every year. Once Joseph, Mary and Baby Jesus are lovingly set up in their stable, Christmas can come, also is part of many Christmas pageants. credit: El Coleccionista de Instantes

Philadelphia Veterans Day Parade 2015

Veterans Day is an official United States public holiday, observed annually on November, that honors military veterans, that is, persons who served in the United States Armed Forces. Philadelphia hosted first ever Veteran’s Day Parade. Many people in the city have long awaited a parade to honor their veterans. The parade focused on veterans throughout history as well as commemorating the 70th...

Uzbekistan – Travel to Central Asia

Uzbekistan travel is an adventure filled with fascinating cultural discoveries, history and breathtaking natural beauty. The country is young, having gained independence in 1991 after the break-up of the Soviet Union, but the roots of Uzbekistan are ancient. Tourism in Uzbekistan is traditionally associated with the cities-objects of the UNESCO World Heritage – Samarkand, Bukhara and Khiva, but stunning...

Eat Me – Food Workshop for Children

Parents love getting new ideas for what to do on a long day with their kids. Here is entertainment idea that make it easy. A food related workshop for children from 10-15 years old in the framework of OpenHub Europe event. credit: _foam

Frederic Remington Paintings in Virtual Art Gallery ErgsArt

Discover more artworks in “Art Gallery ErgsArt” application by ErgSap. It covers temporary exhibition and a permanent collection of 60 000 artworks and more in one place. Frederic Sackrider Remington was an American painter, illustrator, sculptor, and writer who specialized in depictions of the Old American West, specifically concentrating on the last quarter of the 19th century American...

Jaguar Land Rover Latest Bond Cars

Jaguar and Land Rover have premiered the cars that will feature in the new James Bond movie Spectre. It celebrated their vehicles appearing in the new Bond adventure. Cars, including the Jaguar C-X75, Range Rover Sport SVR and the iconic Land Rover Defender. The models were first time unveiled at a special reception in Frankfurt to coincide with the Motor Show, with Bond stars Naomie Harris and Bautista...

The Largest International Hot Air Balloon Fiesta in Albuquerque

The Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta is a yearly festival of hot air balloons that takes place in Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA during early October. The Balloon Fiesta is a nine day event, and has over 500 balloons each year. The event is the largest hot air balloon festival in the world. The azure skies above the verdant Rio Grande Valley became a surreal canvas of color during the Albuquerque...

Comic Con Russia and IgroMir exhibition 2015

Comic Con Russia took place in Moscow, at Crocus Expo Exhibition Center. It was the event of a year for all pop culture fans. It covered latest and greatest from the worlds of movies, television, toys, comics, anime, manga and video games. credit: sh4man