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27 May 2021

Sagrada Família: Gaudí’s masterpiece will celebrate centenary of architect’s death in 2026

Constructions first started on the magnificent Sagrada Família in Barcelona, Spain, 132 years ago in 1882, and architect Antoni Gaudí was hired a year later. Despite […]
27 May 2021

Copenhagen has the world’s tallest climbing wall designed to feel like a real mountain

CopenHill, an adventure recreation site built on top of a clear power plant in the Danish capital, has opened the world’s tallest artificial climbing wall. The […]
26 May 2021

Brussels art nouveau masterpiece Cauchie House opens to visitors

The world-famous Cauchie House opens to the general public. Anyone who books in advance can visit it at a reasonable price, from 3 July. This is […]
26 May 2021

Eiffel Tower in need of tens of millions of euros to reopen on 16 July

The Eiffel Tower will need a capital injection of several millions of euros to overcome the crisis caused by the pandemic, announced on Saturday May 22nd […]
21 May 2021

Diogo Machado, the Portuguese street artist inspired by the azulejo tradition

Portugal is known for its beautiful buildings with their incredible facades covered in decorative glazed tiles. Whether it’s a glamorous palace or a crumbling house, the […]
19 May 2021

The Empire State Building celebrated its 90th anniversary this month

The Empire State Building celebrated its 90th anniversary on Saturday May 1st with a ceremony to turn on the famous lights that decorate the top of […]
14 May 2021

10 Largest Convention Centers in the United States

One of the countries that hosts the most congresses and exhibitions is the United States, where MICE (Meetings, Incentives, Conferences & Exhibitions) tourism makes up to […]
13 May 2021

Top 10 most beautiful canal cities in the world

A long time ago some cities in the world used canals and rivers for public or goods transportation. Some cities still continue to do this, with […]
10 May 2021

The Colosseum’s new stage will offer an even better visitor experience

Italy’s iconic Colosseum building in the country’s capital is to receive a new stage, offering visitors a new majestic view of the structure the same way […]
10 May 2021

3 Outstanding examples of sustainable architecture in Europe

In this era of climate change, sustainability has become a resonated word in every sector, including architecture. From design to material to construction to operations, everything […]
10 May 2021

Sorry Portugal but Nepal holds the title of the world’s longest pedestrian suspension bridge

On the 2nd of May, Portugal marked a historic event with the official opening of their new bridge the “Arouca 516” and while we congratulate them […]
3 May 2021

A new pool will be hanging between two buildings in London

On May 19th, a new see-through pool suspended 25 meters in the air between two apartment buildings will open. It will be located next to the […]
3 May 2021

Portugal’s Arouca 516 is the world’s longest pedestrian suspension bridge

On Sunday Portugal saw the official opening of its new bridge, Arouca 516, overtaking the Charles Kuonen Bridge in the Swiss Alps as the longest pedestrian […]
23 April 2021

MADE IN PORTUGAL naturally

“With this campaign, AICEP intends to create emotions and surprise, valuing the authenticity, competitiveness and excellence of products MADE IN PORTUGAL naturally” Luís Castro Henriques, Chairman […]
19 April 2021

Aten: Largest ancient city uncovered in Egypt

An Egyptian archaeological mission has discovered the largest ancient city in Egypt. Known as Aten, it dates back to more than 3,000 BC. Former Minister of […]
13 April 2021

Reconstruction of Notre Dame could take up to 20 years

After the gigantic fire that ravaged two years ago the cathedral of Notre Dame de Paris and moved the whole world, the reconstruction work might be […]