A couple of hundred adults and kids -- many bundled in coats, hats, gloves and scarves -- gathered in a 40-degree chill Saturday morning to watch workers putting up the Rockefeller Center Christmas tree.
The director of the Brera Art Gallery in Milan has courted controversy by including in a new show a painting whose attribution to Caravaggio is still being debated.
The Michelin food guide unveiled its first Seoul edition on Monday, with two upscale Korean restaurants receiving the coveted three stars, but recognition also for a humbler diner serving vegetarian temple food.
Thousands thronged downtown Mexico City on Saturday for a "traditional" indigenous procession held for the first time this year, inspired by a hit Hollywood movie.
Two people wearing sumo wrestler costumes pose near Bitan River in Xindian District, New Taipei City on Saturday, Oct. 22. They were among the 5,000 or so people who joined a Sumo Run race hosted by Tigerair Taiwan.
Ever Rich D.F.S. Corp., Taiwan's top duty-free brand, has been newly rated as the "Airport retailer of the year: Top-achieving single location" by the London-based Frontier Magazine, according to a press release issued by the company.
Two girls holding kites pose for a photo at Hou Long Riverside Park in Miaoli City on Tuesday, Oct. 18.
Lombard Street, the scenic San Francisco thoroughfare known as the "Crookedest Street in the World," has become so thronged with gawkers that residents say it feels more like an overcrowded amusement park than a residential road.