Smart News Travel | Smithsonian Magazine feed for Smart News TravelenMon, 03 May 2021 15:55:38 +0000World's Longest Pedestrian Suspension Bridge Opens in Portugal 1,693-foot overpass hangs 570 feet above a roaring river and wobbles as people walk across itMon, 03 May 2021 15:55:38 +0000Why Proposed Renovations to Greece's Acropolis Are So Controversial voiced concern about planned aesthetic changes and a lack of adequate accessibility measures for people with disabilitiesThu, 29 Apr 2021 21:04:44 +0000Site of Julius Caesar's Assassination Will Be Transformed Into Open-Air Museum's "Area Sacra," a sunken square home to the ruins of four ancient temples, doubles as a sanctuary for stray catsMon, 19 Apr 2021 17:55:48 +0000Hundreds of Centuries-Old Trees Felled to Rebuild Notre-Dame's Iconic Spire authorities cut down some 1,000 historic oaks as part of the Paris cathedral's ambitious reconstruction processMon, 12 Apr 2021 10:00:00 +0000How Los Angeles Plans to Preserve the City's Black Cultural Heritage 3 percent of L.A.'s historic landmarks commemorate African American history. A new three-year project hopes to change thatThu, 08 Apr 2021 10:30:00 +0000Why Egypt Paraded 22 Ancient Pharaohs Through the Streets of Cairo organized the lavish, made-for-TV event in hopes of revitalizing the country's tourism industryTue, 06 Apr 2021 19:06:33 +0000You Can Now Explore the Louvre's Entire Collection Online new digital database features 480,000 works from the Paris museum's holdingsTue, 30 Mar 2021 10:30:00 +0000Take a Virtual Tour of Feminist Icon Gloria Steinem's Historic Manhattan Apartment honor of her 87th birthday, the speaker and activist is (digitally) welcoming visitors into her homeMon, 29 Mar 2021 11:00:00 +0000Step Into the Pages of 'Goodnight Moon' With This Enchanting Exhibition view at Fort Makers in NYC, the show features 14 artists' reimagined interpretations of objects from the beloved children's bookWed, 24 Mar 2021 16:25:31 +0000New Jersey Estate Owned by Napoleon's Older Brother Set to Become State Park 1815, exiled Spanish king Joseph Bonaparte fled to the U.S., where he lived in luxury on a sprawling, 60-acre estateTue, 23 Mar 2021 10:30:00 +0000The Newseum's Iconic First Amendment Tablet Is Headed to Philadelphia in at 50 tons, the marble slab previously adorned the facade of the now-shuttered journalism museum in D.C.Fri, 19 Mar 2021 16:55:47 +0000Explore the Newly Digitized Archive of Alexander Calder, Famed 'Sculptor of Air' new online trove from the Calder Foundation offers fans endless avenues to learn about the artist's life and workTue, 09 Mar 2021 11:00:00 +0000