Wednesday, March 13th, 2019

 

Spanish impressionist Sorolla gets royal treatment in London

The first major exhibition in more than a century of Spanish impressionist painter Joaquín Sorolla opens in London on Wednesday attended by Queen Letizia of Spain and Britain’s Prince Charles.


In Ivory Coast, organic chocolate made with a bicycle

Dana Mroueh’s chocolate factory is a rarity for Ivory Coast and not only because the world’s top cocoa grower produces precious little finished chocolate.


Vienna waltzes to quality of living win for 10th year

The Austrian capital Vienna has topped Mercer’s index of most liveable cities for the 10th year in a row.