Characters from the movies “Star Wars” and “Frozen” are recreated from ice and snow as Japan’s snow festival kicks off in Hokkaido. Tara Cleary reports.
Sixty collectors’ automobiles, discovered after 50 years of dormancy, are on display before going on sale at Paris’ Retromobile exhibition. Tara Cleary reports. Booking.com
Australian climber Suzy Walsham wins the annual Empire State Building Run-Up race for a record sixth time, while German Christian Riedl is victorious in the men’s race in his sixth year of trying. Tara Cleary reports.
Dozens of French chefs are awarded Michelin stars for their culinary excellence in Paris. Tara Cleary reports.
Mangueira, one of Rio de Janeiro’s most established samba schools, prepares for a carnival parade that pays tribute to Brazilian women. Tara Cleary reports.
An estimated 200,000 Argentines turn out in Buenos Aires for a “Tango Fireworks” show designed by Chinese artist, Cai Guo-Qiang. Tara Cleary reports.
Top model and actress Cara Delevingne poses with a live lion ahead of Paris Fashion week. Tara Cleary reports.