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Guest article: Guimarães after the European Culture Capital

by Eduardo Oliveira The curtain has now closed on Guimarães 2012: European Capital of Culture, but what is the effect of the legacy left behind? Has the event strengthened the region position? What contributions have been made towards a potential … Continue reading

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The London 2012 Olympics impacts and legacy: an Edinburgh perspective

by Kenneth Wardrop Sunday 9 September saw the closing ceremony of the London 2012 Paralympic Games and the end of the UK’s ‘Summer of Sport’, the highlight of which was the Olympic Games from the 27 July to the 12 … Continue reading

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Guest article: The European Capital of Culture – Guimarães 2012. Can we build a place branding strategy with it?

by Eduardo Oliveira The nomination of the Portuguese city of Guimarães as one of the two European Capital of Culture for the year 2012 (ECC-2012) raised great expectations in the local community, in the northwest region and in the country … Continue reading

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Turkish Coffee Culture “From the 16th to the 21st Century and Beyond”

Turkayfe is hosting two events on coffee culture in Washington DC, and New York in association with the Washington D.C. Culture and Tourism Office, andAmerican Turkish Association (ATA-DC). Both events are open to public but RSVP is required. Continue reading

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