The Open House New York weekend grants visitors access to private homes and institutions (www.ohny.org).
The Aman at the Summer Palace is open in Beijing. The luxury resort has rooms housed in ancient dwellings (www.amanresorts.com).
The Artland Gallery, Manchester, opens with Jan Chlebik's photographic exhibition Manchester and New York (www.artlandgallery.co.uk).
Economy-class passengers start paying $15 (£8.50) for checking in a single bag on US domestic flights with Continental (www.continental.com).
It's Independence Day in Croatia, marking the nation's 17th birthday.
The relocated Saatchi Gallery opens at the Duke of York's HQ, Chelsea, with a Chinese art show.
Many galleries, theatres and churches in Copenhagen open after hours for the Night of Culture.Reuse content