What Not to Do When Visiting the World’s Biggest Cultural Sites

artnet News | Eileen Kinsella:

The New York Times recent travel column “The Getaway,” by Seth Kugel lays out the best ways to visit the world’s most treasured monuments and cultural sites. But in true NYT fashion, the columnist begins with some stern finger-wagging admonishments, such as refraining from snapping a selfie or visiting a famous site just so you can check it off your bucket list. Kugel then writes, in one of the most obvious “tips” for travelers: “The ultimate way to avoid crowds is to visit in the off season.”… Read more

Image: Uffizi Gallery. Courtesy of Sean O’Neill via Flickr