Smart News Travel | Smithsonian Magazinehttps://www.smithsonianmag.com/rss/smartnews-travel/RSS feed for Smart News TravelenFri, 23 Oct 2020 20:08:56 +0000How Indigenous Peoples Adapted to the Arctic's Harsh Climatehttps://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/british-museum-hosts-exhibition-indigenous-arctic-artifacts-180976125/A new exhibition at the British Museum spotlights an ingenious way of life threatened by global warmingFri, 23 Oct 2020 20:08:56 +0000Machu Picchu Reopens for a Single Stranded Touristhttps://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/machu-picchu-reopens-single-stranded-tourist-180976047/Jesse Katayama, 26, waited seven months for his chance to see the mountainous 15th-century Inca settlementWed, 14 Oct 2020 11:00:00 +0000Ancient Roman Villa Discovered Beneath Italian Apartment Complexhttps://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/ancient-roman-villa-discovered-underneath-apartment-complex-180976004/Come November, the 2,000-year-old dwelling will open as a multimedia museumThu, 08 Oct 2020 15:02:08 +0000Virtually Explore a Forest Filled With Witches' Marks and Other Tree Etchingshttps://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/witches-marks-and-other-tree-etchings-offer-window-english-past-180976003/A publicly sourced portal spotlights centuries of graffiti left in England's New ForestWed, 07 Oct 2020 18:39:35 +0000Why a Long-Awaited Artemisia Gentileschi Exhibition Is So Significanthttps://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/national-gallery-exhibits-work-artemisia-gentileschi-180975971/The Baroque painter is the subject of the London National Gallery's first major show dedicated to a female artistFri, 02 Oct 2020 20:09:01 +0000The World's First Happiness Museum Opens in Denmarkhttps://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/worlds-first-happiness-museum-opens-denmark-180975960/The Nordic country is consistently ranked among the planet's happiestThu, 01 Oct 2020 18:34:18 +0000Venture Down a VR Rabbit Hole With This Free 'Alice in Wonderland' Tourhttps://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/alice-wonderland-vr-exhibition-180975952/The Victoria and Albert Museum will host a free, Lewis Carroll-inspired virtual reality experience on October 22Thu, 01 Oct 2020 11:00:00 +0000A Dutch Museum Will Display All 150,000 Objects in Its Collectionshttps://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/dutch-art-museum-depot-plans-display-everything-its-collectionsyes-everything-180975927/The Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen's unique storage facility is slated to open in fall 2021Mon, 28 Sep 2020 19:06:55 +0000Controversial, Long-Delayed Eisenhower Memorial Finally Makes Its Debuthttps://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/controversial-long-delayed-eisenhower-memorial-finally-makes-its-debut-180975809/Celebrating Ike's political, military accomplishments required compromise between the architect and the president’s familyTue, 15 Sep 2020 19:21:33 +0000How Chicago Became a Monet Destinationhttps://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/how-chicago-became-monet-destination-180975796/A new exhibition at the Art Institute of Chicago explores the Impressionist painter's connection to the Midwestern cityTue, 15 Sep 2020 15:52:21 +0000Ancient Israeli Cave Transformed Into Art Galleryhttps://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/ancient-cave-israel-has-been-transformed-art-gallery-180975713/For his latest show, artist Ivo Bisignano created a series of massive wooden sculptures that mimic the cavern's curvatureThu, 03 Sep 2020 14:37:00 +0000