Travel Agenda: Free art at Under Scan; Fontainebleau hotel; Museum of Islamic Art

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Never mind the National Gallery; in Trafalgar Square you'll find exciting, free art at Under Scan. The week-long temporary installation will project video portraits of over 1,000 people from around the UK that will shadow visitors around the square (

This week...

The Fontainebleau hotel is set to reopen tomorrow in Miami Beach after a decadent refurb ( Back in London, the Earthwatch Institute's annual debate is at the Royal Geographical Society on Thursday. Five leading scientists will defend their choice of the world's most precious species (

In the diary...

All eyes will be on Qatar next Saturday when the new IM Pei-designed Museum of Islamic Art opens in Doha, housing a trove of work from the Middle East and beyond ( Be prepared for air traffic in Italy to grind to a halt on 25 November as Alitalia pilots and crew threaten further strike action ( And in Chichester, The Fish House hotel is set to open at the end of the month, with 15 stylish bedrooms, hot tubs and a restaurant serving a fish-focused menu and sizeable wine list (