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EVORAMONTE (Portugal) WITH A NEW VISITING SPACE

In the Old Town Hall, one of the noble buildings of Evoramonte Castle (Portugal) recovered in 2016, opened last Saturday, August 4, a new space of visit on the initiative of a local wine company in partnership with the Civil Parish of Evoramonte , owner of the building. The new space is made up of […]

PEACE FESTIVAL IN KAYNARDZHA (Bulgaria) HAD A LOT OF SUCCESS

On 21th July 2018, two hundred forty four years since the conclusion of the Kaynardzha Peace Treaty in 1774, , Kaynardzha took place the 1st edition of Kaynardzha Peace Festival carried out in the “Historical Fountain” Park under the theme “In music, speech, painting – the peace shines brightly“.  More than 200 people participated in […]

EVORAMONTE (Portugal) CELEBRATES 184 YEARS OF ITS PEACE TREATY

Following a tradition from 2000, the Evoramonte Castle Friendship Association(LACE) promotes next Saturday, May 26, the Commemorations of the 184 Years of the Signature of the Convention of Évora Monte. The program includes a public session with interventions alluding to the anniversary of the Convention which will have the musical participation of a trio of […]

11th ENPP Meeting defends European values

The defense of European values, the future projects of the Network and the election of the new Managing Bodies of the Association dominated the 11th  Meeting of the European Network of Places of Peace held on 4 and 5 May at the Cotroceni Museum in the city of Bucharest, Romania. The Meeting discussed in detail […]

ENPP in the International Meeting of Historic Cafés

Last 21st April, the President of ENPP Eduardo Basso participated in the International Meeting of Historic Cafés held in the city of Coimbra, Portugal, at the invitation of Café Santa Cruz, where the event took place. In his speech the President of ENPP explained succinctly the process of setting up our Network and the way […]

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 […]