The medieval Swiss lakeside town of Murten is turning on the charm with a 12-day festival of lights. Visitors can enjoy a spectacular show on the promenade every evening through January 24.
In many cities in Europe the holiday season starts in late November. Christmas markets open, shopping streets are lit with thousands of lights and store windows are festively decorated.
Let there be light: A Swiss town turns on the charm. Plus: Germany's cult snack - the currywurst. And: The irresistable allure of Iceland in winter.
During advent in Zurich, the city lights up like a Christmas tree. It's a magical place, with its market, circus, and of course, cheese fondue. And what better way to digest than a stroll through the brightly-lit city?
Ai Weiwei's documentary covers the global phenomenon of refugee flows, but many other films have previously tackled the issue as well.
Considered the most prestigious award in French literature, the prize results in lucrative sale profits. Vuillard's book "L'Ordre du jour" looks at the hidden steps that gave rise to the Nazi invasion of Austria in 1938.
AC/DC's co-founder Malcolm Young has died at the age of 64. A look back at the legendary band's career.
To mark Rodin's centennial anniversary in France, two exhibitions in Paris featured the sculptor's work, highlighting his impact on contemporary artists.
Thousands of social media users have been breaking the silence around the culture of sexual abuse, with international versions of the #MeToo hashtag going one step further. Here are some of the celebrities who reacted.
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