Opening its doors is “a place of leafy seclusion and quiet”. Continue reading
In 1997 Britain returned Hong Kong to China under a framework put forward by Chinese premier Deng Xiaoping known as “one country, two systems”. Continue reading
Americans know it as the movie theatre, Brits call it the cinema. Continue reading
Something old, something new. Continue reading
The Christmas carol “Silent Night!” is two hundred years old. Continue reading
On the edge of an old German cemetery lies Beethoven’s best friend. Continue reading
A palimpsest is something that bears visible traces of an earlier form, just like a shadow.