The catacombs of Paris beckon you

A place of fear, legend, inspiration and exploration, Paris's skull and bone-lined Catacombs still draw thousands of visitors each year.

Sistine Chapel lights up for 21st Century

In the Vatican's Sistine Chapel, the halo around Jesus Christ's head in Michelangelo's famous frescoes shines with a brighter glow.

Death gets its own museum in Vienna

Vienna's morbid fascination with death sees the reopening of its Funeral Museum in the capital's Central Cemetery just in time for Halloween.

Wallow in a beer bath in Prague

One spa loves beer so much that it has created an entire spa dedicated to the nutritional and therapeutic benefits of the brew.