Things to do in Cusco

The heart of the Incas

The city of Cusco, high in Peru’s Andes, was once the heart of the Incan culture. That was until the Europeans arrived and turned it into this…

St Mary's Cathedral and St Michael's Church at Hildesheim, Germany

Hildesheim’s church and cathedral

It was the dream of a German bishop at the start of the 11th century that set Hildesheim on its course to be an inspiration for religious architecture and art.

Bauhaus and its Sites in Weimar and Dessau, Germany

Germany’s Bauhaus movement

The Bauhaus style has influenced architecture and design for almost a century… but it was in these German cities that the movement found its feet.

Tanum rock carvings, Bohuslän, Sweden

Carving out their place

Imagine being the first person to stumble upon these ancient carvings from 3000 years ago. And then to discover there are hundreds of thousands of them!

trulli of alberobello

Trulli, madly, deeply

These little white houses with their odd conical roofs have been here for centuries but have some surprisingly innovative design elements.