Turn a critical lens on Japan's modernist architecture during this 3-hour walking tour of Tokyo, including Harajuku, Omotesando and Roppongi. A local scholar will introduce traditional and contemporary principles of Japanese design through architecture, fashion and art. During fascinating discussions with your expert guide, you’ll learn where Japanese designers draw their inspiration and appreciate how Japanese ideals of beauty inform their aesthetics. Enjoy personal attention on this small-group tour, limited to 6 people.
Visit the small village of Giverny with a local tour guide: the home and inspiration to perhaps the most famous of the French impressionist painters, Claude Monet. Discover Monet's house; with its attractive pink façade, it is filled with reproductions of his work. In the gardens, re-planted to match Monet’s original design, you will find his studio and the lily pond, the subject of many of his paintings.
Take an insider’s tour of Santiago Calatrava’s controversial and now iconic 2016 structure.Hear the history of the site.View one-of-a-kind photos showing its construction and how this latest transportation hub grew out of Ground Zero, replacing three previous structures.Learn about the fascinating engineering challenges and innovations that made this extraordinary design possible.Marvel at the spectacular use of light, and massing of space that reveals the inspiration for the design.See its secret homage to the victims of 9/11.
Enter the baroque styled château of Vaux-le-Vicomte with your guide and embrace one of the most famous architectural design in France. Built between 1658 to 1661 for Nicolas Fouquet the Marquis de Belle Île, Viscount of Melun and Vaux. Inside the chateau you will travel through time while exploring the 17th century architecture and decor by Charles Le Brun which influence the architecture at that time. Then on you will explore the magnificent gardens by Andre le Notre which was used as an inspiration for the Gardens of Versailles. The collaboration of these inspirational artist commenced the Louis XIV Style combining architecture, interior design and landscape design. As proven by the garden’s pronounced visual axis. Venez Discover, brings the best out of each place by meticulously crafting each tour exclusively while taking care of our environment. We aim to bring the love, passion and interest for our planet in each tour or service provided to you.
One of Canada’s most visited museums, the Musée des beaux-arts de Montréal (MMFA) host original temporary exhibitions combining various artistic disciplines – fine art, music, film, fashion, and design. The five pavilions house both Quebec and Canadian art. Explore the various collections of the MMFA with an art insider, and get an insider’s perspective on the museum’s collection. Enjoy the museum’s unique approach of introducing its visitors to the world of art with a small, private guided tour. Our tours of the MMFA are with locals, who like many poets and artists of the past still look to museums as a source of inspiration and a resource for study.
Luis Barragan is Mexico's ONLY Pritzker Prize winning architect. A man of utter style, with a deep love of serenity and sanctuary. If you love his work, but you want to GO MUCH FURTHER than the public 'Casa Barragan', then this is your tour! We help you find all the RARE, PRIVATE, BRILLIANT architectural footprints that Barragan left in Mexico City, with a friendly, fun architect-expert at your side.Accompanied by a BILINGUAL working ARCHITECT, private DRIVER & private luxury TRANSPORT, we take you to Barragan's most representative PRIVATE Mexico City works. To reveal the textural details of his life, creations and mindset.You can go geeky & ask highly technical questions. Or you can simply be human, & soak up the inspiration. For anyone who loves design, spatial flow, gardens and creativity, this private 7 hour tour is an epiphany.
Luis Barragan, is Mexico's ONLY Pritzker Prize winning architect. A man of utter style, with a deep love of serenity and sanctuary. If you love his work, but you want to GO MUCH FURTHER than the public 'Casa Barragan', then this is your tour! We help you find all the RARE, PRIVATE, BRILLIANT architectural footprints that Barragan left in Mexico City, with a friendly, fun architect-expert at your side.Accompanied by a BILINGUAL working ARCHITECT, private DRIVER & private luxury TRANSPORT, we take you to Barragan's most representative PRIVATE Mexico City works. To reveal the textural details of his life, creations and mindset.You can go geeky & ask highly technical questions. Or you can simply be human, & soak up the inspiration. For anyone who loves design, spatial flow, gardens and creativity, this private 8 hour tour is an epiphany.
In full day have a glance of the ultramodern sights of Dubai’s well known skyline on a city tour that takes in trendy malls,sophisticated hotels and progressive infrastructure. You’ll see an array of attractions, including Burj Al Arab, Burj Khalifa, Jumeirah Beach, Atlantis on the Palm, Dubai Creek, Sheikh Zayed Road and Dubai Mall and many more.Indulge yourself with the drastic land of adventure,culture,colours and most beautiful memories remains forever.Welcome to the wold of ONI melange of glamour and intrigue drawing inspiration from Japanese culinary culture.Combining the verse and zest of japanese street food flavors with tradition techniques, world class mixology and dramatic design, ONI Luxurious decor finds its roots in ancient Japanese custom of 'golden repair ' or 'Kintsugi', excluding a vibe that is sultry, bold yet high-energy.
You're in The Netherlands but love Italy too? It's sparkle, creativity, sunny mindset? Every Saturday and Sunday at 3.30 PM you can enjoy and admire Italian inspiration, on this original Tour of Italy Walking Tour in The Hague! Finesse, class, design, taste, courage, creativity, connection, fun, flair.The stops 'touch' on the regions as diversead Tuscany, Lazio, Sardinia, Vatican, Lombardy, Marche, Campania, Emilia Romagna, Abbruzzo, Trentino Alto Adige, Puglia, Sicilia and Piemont, so... indeed a Tour of Italy :).Come if you like (more) sparkle, associative thinking, linking, remembering, creatively inventing: good energy and good mood. With Italy all around and more and more in us the result will be always: sunny, even when raining. Also included: the key factors of happy healthy longevity, coming from Italy's one and only Blue Zone.Detract the fee you pay (also your tip) on a week's stay in a pearl holiday home on Sardinia.