Madrid’s Wax Museum: Museo de Cera

Madrid’s wax museum offers a multi-level interconnected labyrinth of over 400 wax figures. The adventure starts at the History Gallery on the ground floor, which covers the Roman Empire, Visigoths, Muslim Spain, the Habsburgs and the Modern Age. Things begin to get interesting as you enter the Main Gallery, where you will be as entertained […]

Madrid: Playful Drinks at Chueca’s La Tita Rivera

Tucked down a side street nearby the vibrant Calle Fuencarral is the trendy tapas restaurant and bar, La Tita Rivera, a spot as trendy as the surrounding Chueca neighborhood. Homely yet modern, the playful industrial design contrasts white brick walls and exposed brewery equipment with colorful mismatched chairs that look as if they could have […]

Montreal’s Downtown Street Art Gallery

Located on rue Saint-Catherine, Fresh Paint Gallery occupies the historic La Patrie building, which was built in 1908 and once housed the Quebec daily paper of the same name. The Gallery, a temporary art project, was developed through the collaboration of Under Pressure, Montreal’s annual graffiti festival started in 1996, and the Church of Scientology, […]

Yale v. Harvard: The Game, a football tradition since 1875

The annual collegiate showdown represents one of The Ivy League’s most highly anticipated rivalries and carries on over a century of storied football tradition. The first game, which was won by Harvard, was played on November 13, 1875 and the tradition of what has become known simply as “The Game” has continued on for more […]

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