Contralto Kathleen Ferrier and conductor Bruno Walter perform at the Usher Hall during the first Edinburgh International Festival in 1947. Photo: Norward Inglis.

Spirit of '47 at the Edinburgh International Festival

Join us for a 10-day season of performance and discussion in celebration of international cultural collaboration in today's changing world.

Join us from 6 - 16 August
Liverpool, England

Which countries are considered the most attractive in 2017?

We take a look at Portland Communications' annual list of the world's most influential and attractive countries.

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