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Dark Sky Alqueva (Portugal) nominated for the World Travel Awards

“Dark Sky Alqueva”(Portugal), the tourism project headed by Apolónia Rodrigues (also Coordinator of Places of Peace Route) was nominated for the World Travel Awards, known as the Oscars of Tourism, in the category of Europe’s Leading Tourist Attraction 2018, together with attractions such as the Eiffel Tower, the Sagrada Familia in Barcelona or the Coliseum […]

OZ TREUM (Slovakia) recovers a 1st World War cemetery

In Trencin (Slovakia) there is one of the many cemeteries of the 1st. World War, where buried fighters of various nationalities and unknown soldiers. The situation of evident degradation of this cemetery and its memorials, not conducive with the respect due to those who perished during that World War nor with those who make it […]

Bucharest will host ENPP Meeting 2018

The European Network of Places of Peace Annual Meeting 2018 is scheduled for 4 and 5 May in the city of Bucharest, Romania, and will take place at Cotroceni Museum, located at Cotroceni Palace, the Romanian Presidential Palace (see photo). This meeting will commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Bucharest Peace Treaty and will be held […]

A new book on the Peace Treaty of Vasvár was launched

On 14 January 2018, there has been a book presentation in the House of Peace in Vasvár in which several publications were showed to the public, among them the proceedings of the last international conference on the battle of Saint-Gotthard and the peace treaty of Vasvár organized in 2014 both in Szentgotthárd and Vasvár. This […]

ENPP and “Diário do Sul” Group signed a cooperation protocol

European Network of Places of Peace recently signed a Cooperation Protocol with the “Diário do Sul” Group, which publishes one of the most prestigious regional daily newspapers in Portugal and the most widely read in the entire southern region of the country. “Diário do Sul” Group also integrate a radio station (Rádio Telefonia do Alentejo) […]

PLACES OF PEACE ROUTE PRESENTED IN BRUSSELS AT HEADQUARTERS OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT

On 28th November, Places of Peace Route was presented in the European Parliament during the meeting of EP’s Intergroup “European tourism development, cultural heritage, Ways of St. James and other European Cultural Routes” co-chaired by the Spanish MEP Francisco Millán Mon and with the support of Portuguese MEP Cláudia Monteiro de Aguiar. Faced with an […]

ENPP attended “Trends&Dynamics Conference”, in Lisbon

At the invitation of MEP Cláudia Monteiro de Aguiar, an ENPP delegation composed of Eduardo Basso, President of the Board and Apolónia Rodrigues, coordinator of Places of Peace Route, participated in the Conference “Trends & Dynamics_17 – Mega Drivers for Future Tourism”, a conference promoted in Lisbon for the third consecutive year by that Portuguese […]

Prof. Diogo Freitas do Amaral refers to ENPP

In his book “From Lusitânia to Portugal – Two thousand years of history” recently published in Portugal on the main events which marked the history of Portugal Prof. Diogo Freitas do Amaral makes a reference to the ENPP when it addresses the issue of the Portuguese Liberal Wars of the early nineteenth century and the […]