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21 August, 2018

Gorée Island

The “Island of Gorée” or simply “Gorée” is an island in the North Atlantic Ocean, located in the bay of Dakar (Senegal). Its discovery is due to a Portuguese, called Denis Dias, that arrived there…
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27 July, 2018

Atlantic World Heritage Cities meet in Angra within the project City 2020

Between Wednesday and Saturday (July 25-28), Angra do Heroísmo will be the meeting point of the World Heritage cities located in the Atlantic, in the scope of the Project City 2020, being the host of…
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24 April, 2018

CITY 2020

The CITY 2020 Project is an initiative approved by the ERDF-funded Interreg MAC 2014-2020 Cooperation Program, whose partners are the Cities declared World Heritage Sites in the Atlantic, namely Angra do Heroísmo, La Laguna (Canary…
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22 March, 2018

‘Floraguere 2017’ ends today on the Camino Largo

The initiative, which began last Tuesday, brings together producers, farmers, nurserymen of the municipality and those interested in this sector Floraguere 2017, I Fair of Botany and Floriculture, launched by the Department of Economics, Business…
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22 March, 2018

Tourism of La Laguna will launch some guided tours through the Drago Park of the old convent of Santo Domingo

Thanks to the City 2020 project, the explanatory panels that will be located in this venue will be designed and specific training will be given on botanical contents to the tour guides La Laguna, February…
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27 July, 2017

‘Meet our partners’ | Angra do Heroísmo (Azores)

Angra do Heroísmo is located in Terceira, the third island of the Azores discovered by navigators of the XV century, and was the first city of this archipelago strategically located in the Atlantic Ocean. Its…
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27 July, 2017

‘Meet our partners’ | Gorée Island (Senegal)

With only 17 hectares and 3 km from Dakar, it has a great history, so much that in 1978 it was declared a World Heritage Site by Unesco. It was one of the first European…
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27 July, 2017

‘Meet our partners’ | Saint-Louis (Senegal)

Saint Louis was founded in 1659 and bears the name of the French king Louis XIV. It is the oldest city on the west coast of Africa and was the capital of Senegal from 1872…
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27 July, 2017

‘Meet our partners’ | Ribeira Grande de Santiago (Cabo Verde)

It is located in the southwestern part of the island of Santiago. The municipality was created in 2005, when two parishes of the old Municipality of Praia separated to become the Municipality of Ribeira Grande…
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27 July, 2017

‘Meet our partners’ | San Cristóbal de La Laguna (Canarias)

It is located to the northeast of Tenerife, between the massif of Anaga and the mount of the Hope. Located at an altitude of approximately 600 meters, its highest elevation is in Cruz de Taborno,…
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