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MUSIC: Mozart en vogue again

Culture By 19 February, 2019 No Comments

Idomeneo is a masterpiece of Mozart’s choral music and the dramatic situations he composed for the choir are among the most extraordinary, for their strength and emotion. These masses of people, who act and react with one voice, further reinforce the conflicts and individual passions of the characters. The complex, painful and tense relationship between father and son, which beats throughout the opera, is often compared to the one that lived then Mozart himself, who at age 25 had left Salzburg and his father’s house, composing a large part in Munich, away from the protection of his father.

KISSES: All what you need to know

Culture By 17 February, 2019 No Comments

by Andrés F. Tejero González

Did you know that kissing a person for three minutes burns 15 calories? And that it activates more than 30 facial muscles? Or that kisses had a lot of importance in the medieval and that they were comparable to an agreement? Curious to know more – in this encyclopedia you will learn all the essential things about this way of expressing love. About its history, its biological meaning, its impact to health, its manners and its differences in various countries we want to tell you more.

MALLORCA: a German actress runs the Film Festival

Culture By 15 January, 2019 No Comments
When the German actress, Sandra Seeling Lipski, wanted to send her thesis film to the Mallorca International Film Festival, she noticed that Mallorca did not have such  Film Festival. This shocked her and therefore she decided to start her own one. This year will take place already the 8th edition of the Evolution Mallorca International Film Festival (or EMIFF) from 24th to 30th October.

TOURISM: Culture brings money

Culture By 9 December, 2018 No Comments

The third cultural tourism conference (3-5 December) organized jointly between the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) concluded today in Istanbul, Turkey. Participants declared their support for cultural tourism as a driver for safeguarding living heritage, catalyzing creativity in cities, and spreading tourism’s socioeconomic benefits to all.