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Architecture of the Games writes about urban planning, architecture, transportation, landscape design and the visual identity of the Olympic Games. From Athens 1896 up to now. Read more about Architecture of the Games

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Relive Rio2016

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From the 5th to 21st of August 2016, Rio de Janeiro hosted the first Olympic Games in South America. The ‘Cidade Maravilhosa’ (Marvelous City) was chosen in 2009 at the 121st IOC Session above cities Madrid, Tokyo and Chicago. Read more

PyeongChang 2018

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2024 Bid

Paris, Budapest and Los Angeles are all competing to host the 2024 Summer Olympics. Read more

Upcoming Olympic Games

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