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The changes 2015 brought to the cultural politics of Plovdiv. Where are we headed?

We are all still overwhelmed by the joy we felt when Plovdiv was pronounced the Cultural Capital of Europe for 2019 earlier this year. Our reporter, Yoana Nikolova looks into what happens after the euphoria and celebrations are over and it is time to get down to work. 1,941 more words


International Cheese Festival Begins!

If you are in or around the gorgeous Spanish city of San Sebastián this week – the current European Capital of Culture – make sure to stop by the iconic… 119 more words

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Everyone who is interested in art will have pursued their interest by visiting museums, galleries, street art fairs, open studios, or someplace where they could feast their eyes on the magic that is art. 659 more words

Malta: Visiting Valletta - An Introduction

We only spent a few hours in Valletta and I can tell you straight away that a few hours was NOT enough. I loved Valletta; it was my favourite place in Malta. 636 more words


A Weekend In: Wroclaw, Poland - Tasting the European Capital of Culture 2016

If you’ve heard of Wroclaw, you’re already amongst a select group of travellers. But this is set to change. As the European Capital of Culture 2016, 846 more words


Tobacco ashes and memories

On 20 August, Plovdiv – Bulgaria’s second largest city – was illuminated by a large fire. Hundreds of citizens watched how four beautiful secession-style buildings, part of the popular Tobacco town ensemble, burned for hours, destroying not only significant listed architecture, but also erasing a piece of the city’s identity and collective cultural heritage. 363 more words


San Sebastian Gastronomika Begins

The countdown is ON for the latest edition of San Sebastian Gastronomika, the prestigious international culinary conference that takes place in this gorgeous coastal city in… 139 more words

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