A great way to enjoy independent films and unique works by up-and-coming or lesser-known artists, the Tribeca Film Festival is the mecca for creative film showcasing in New York City. Created by film star and acclaimed director Robert De Niro, guests of the film festival

For something a bit more classical, the Ballet Festival in Munich, Germany, is a week-long celebration of fine art. Watch incredible performances by world-renowned ballerinas and choreographers take the stage April 11–18, 2019, at the National Theatre. Expect fan favorites such as The Taming of

Visit Nepal over the solar Nepali New Year, celebrated with dancing, flowers and incredible fun. Bisket Jatra is a week-long theatrical recreation and generational tradition in Bhaktapur. Families in the community pass down celebrations for generations, including a massive tug-of-war competition, dancing and chariot-pulling.

Boasting a fun mix of art, retail and education, World Art Dubai is a fair of extraordinary proportions. Hosted at the Dubai World Trade Centre April 3–6, 2019, guests peruse contemporary art, including sculptures, paintings, digital art and mixed media — all for sale. Pick

Even in springtime the breathtaking, snowy views of Lech Zürs, Austria, are a great excuse to keep winter going. Head to the Tanzcafé Arlberg Music Festival, when the whole town becomes a stage April 1–18, 2019. Bring your dancing shoes as locals take to the

On the ground, while many airlines and airports test biometric programs here and there, Delta Air Lines debuted what it claims is the first biometric terminal in Terminal F at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. Passengers flying to international destinations on Delta, Aeromexico, Air France, KLM

Here are some of the fresh new routes announced this past month. Air Italy will launch direct flights from Milan (MXP) to Los Angeles (LAX) on April 3, 2019, (four times a week); to San Francisco (SFO) on April 10 (four times a week); to Toronto

This past month, Hawaiian Airlines confirmed a no-frills fare option for 2019; United Airlines set a date to begin selling Premium Plus tickets on some long-haul flights; Delta Air Lines tightened the leash (again) on emotional support animals; and a new airline joined the oneworld

Translating to Night of Witches, Noche de Brujas in Catemaco, Mexico, is a spooky and fun event. On this grand Night of Witches, March 1, 2019, local healers, witches and shamans and anyone interested in the spiritual world engage in a cleaning ceremony to remove

Also known as the Naked Man Festival, Saidai-ji Evō Hadaka Matsuri in Okayama, Japan, is celebrated Feb. 17, 2019, and is a once-in-a-lifetime event. Picture participants wrestling at midnight in competition — all while only wearing a loincloth. The (mostly) friendly competition’s goal is to

For those who want to lean into the winter weather and festivities a little further, the Ice Music Festival in Finse, Norway, is the place to be. Celebrated Feb. 14–16, 2019, guests of the winter tradition are in for a truly unique experience, complete with

Shake off the winter snow and enjoy the season of blooming known as Panagbenga in Baguio City, Philippines. The annual festival boasts cultural traditions of the locals with grand parades and decorative floats riding through the streets. The entire community gets involved in the annual

Finally! Free Unlimited WiFi at NYC Area Airports Until recently, passengers at John F. Kennedy International, Newark Liberty International, LaGuardia (LGA) and New York Stewart International (SWF) airports were only offered 30 minutes of complimentary WiFi. But, in October, the Port Authority of NY & NJ,