Metatourism in Alexandria

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I stumbled upon these unloved old tourism paintings on a neglected building in the back streets of Alexandria, Egypt. Somehow they fed my enthusiasm about Egypt, yet newer promotional material would have had the opposite effect. How long does it take for marketing to become heritage?

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This entry was written by Patrick Donovan , posted on Thursday January 18 2007at 07:01 pm , filed under Africa and Middle East, Art and Design, Heritage and Preservation and tagged , , , , . Bookmark the permalink . Post a comment below or leave a trackback: Trackback URL.

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