Art Trips

The best art museums in the world

Traveling  is probably one of the best yet expensive  ways to get inspiration and creative juice flowing. I got curious how many must-go museums I have been to. Below is the list from Lonley Planet and I've marked whether I've been there or not.  Surprisingly, I've...

LA Art Show 2012

I recently went to the LA Art show at the LA convention center, which was great. I liked the carefree atmosphere where you can take pictures of anything no matter how expensive it was  and enjoy the top notch artwork with a cocktail glass in...

Spanish art in La Rambla, Barcelona

La Rambla is a famous pedestrian oriented boulevard running through the heart of Barcelona. A bustling area of commercial and cultural activity, La Rambla is itself one of the city's most famous attractions. It is lined with businesses of all types and famous landmarks, including...

The Cosmopolitan hotel – cool art museum

I love to get away to Las Vegas once or twice a year. I enjoy playing video slot machines a little bit and having nice dinners, but what I appreciate the most is great architecture and interior design of the hotels and shops. Las Vegas...

Uffizi
The Uffizi Gallery

One of the main reasons people add Florence to their Italy trip itinerary is the great museums the city offers. Besides the Uffizi Gallery,  Galleria dell'Accademia is another place to go to see David by Michelangelo. Today, the Uffizi is one of the most popular tourist...

Musée d’Orsay – Paris museum

Musée d'Orsay is one of my favorite museums. It is housed in an impressive Beaux-Arts railway station built between 1898 and 1900, which is  large enough to see many great master pieces and small enough to walk through it all. Since it used to be...

The Louvre – Take as many pictures as you’d like

The Louvre is immense. From outside, the size is so overwhelming that you would think you would never walk through a small piece of it. I recommend  you spend a half day to a full day at the museum. Besides the size, there were a few...

British Museum

One of the world’s oldest and finest museums, the British Museum now has seven million items through judicious acquisition and the controversial plundering of empire. It’s an exhaustive and exhilarating stampede through world cultures, with galleries devoted to Egypt, Western Asia, Greece, the Orient, Africa,...