Over one billion people across the world are ringing in the Year of the Monkey. New Year is the most important national holiday in China and many other countries in Asia. Festivities last an entire week.
This year’s Salon du Chocolat in Brussels takes place February 5-7. An array of international chocolate experts will be descending on the Belgian capital to present their sweet treats.
Beneath the waters off the coast of Lanzarote, Europe’s first underwater museum is home to a drowned world of sculptures created by artist Jason deCaires Taylor. Divers and snorkelers can now visit the seabed exhibits.
Until recently, the only way to reach Vietnam's highest peak, the Fansipan Mountain, was a grueling two-day climb. Now visitors can zip up to the summit in 15 minutes by cable car.