5 Hot Carnival and Mardi Gras Destinations for 2016

Winter can sometimes summon seasonal blues. To help lift spirits – and, of course, ring in Lent and the eventual spring thaw – a slew of cities around the world kick the doldrums to the curb with their biggest parties of the year. Here are 5 Carnival and Mardi Gras celebrations from TPG Contributor Kelsy Chauvin…

10 of the Best Free Museums in the US

It’s been an exciting year for museum openings and other cultural attractions, including the inauguration of the new Whitney Museum in New York City’s Meatpacking District and the recent opening of Downtown LA’s new Broad Museum. While there are plenty of ways to save on museum admissions, many great institutions are actually free to visit…

15 Cultural Hotspots To Visit in 2015

2015 is shaping up to be an interesting year for the art world, with enormous museums, performance and cultural centers opening all over the planet. With that in mind, TPG Special Contributor Eric Rosen has curated (get it?) a list of 15 of the most interesting cultural hotspots that should be on your travel docket this…

7 Ways to Save Money on Museum Admissions

Museums are a great indoor activity for learning more about a city, history, culture or creatures—plus escaping any less-than-lovely weather—and most offer a number of money-saving options that enable visitors to see more while spending less. TPG Contributor Michele Herrmann shares seven ways for finding deals on museum admissions, nationwide. 1. The Museums on US Program. Are you a…

Ultimate Art Basel Guide to Miami’s Hottest Neighborhoods

Each year, Art Basel expands even more, upping the number of satellite fairs, gallery exhibits, star-studded events and nonstop nightlife. TPG contributor and Miami native Lane Nieset takes us on a neighborhood tour of the hottest spots to refuel between events and gives us the rundown on this year’s must-visit exhibits and parties.  The main attraction…

Cultured: 10 Museum Exhibits You Must See Before They Close

Looking to inject a little arts and culture into your fall travel plans? TPG Assistant Editor Melanie Wynne shares her picks for the museum exhibits to catch in various cities around the world – before they close.  New York Jeff Koons: A Retrospective – Whitney Museum of American Art Closing October 19, 2014 Famed American artist Jeff Koons has a talent…