News From Newsletter September 2013

“Instagram your city”

Begur, Castelló d’Empúries, Roses, L’Estartit and Sant Hilari Sacalm welcome Instagramers

Five competitions were organised in various towns in the Girona area in September. Furthermore, the special campaign “Jewish Culture 2013” was carried out, promoted by the Girona towns and cities that form part of the Network of Spanish Jewish Quarters: Girona, Besalú and Castelló d’Empúries.

7th September in Begur: 145 participants, 1,392 photographs and 74,950 impacts.
8th September in Castelló d’Empúries: 71 participants, 727 photographs and 34,593 impacts.
14th September in Roses: 79 participants, 855 photographs and 38,550 impacts.
22nd September in L’Estartit: 157 participants, 1,089 photographs and 55,882 impacts.
28th September in Sant Hilari Sacalm: 88 participants, 762 photographs and 42.793 impacts.

Over the course of the month the #culturajueva2013 competition was organised as part of the build-up to the European Days of Jewish Culture 2013, celebrated on 27th, 28th and 29th September in Besalú, Castelló d’Empúries and Girona. The photographs submitted to the competition took their inspiration from Jewish themes and/or the activities organised as part of the Days of Jewish Culture. The competition was also devised as a way of starting to create content related to the Jewish legacy of the destination in social networks. The photographs can be viewed at

New competitions are scheduled for October in Caldes de Malavella, Banyoles, Arbúcies and Viladrau.

Anybody can participate and follow the activity in the Costa Brava and Pirineu de Girona social networks. The names of the winners of each competition are published on the @costabravapirineu Instagram channel with the hashtag #InCostaBrava.

The digital photo gallery stores, publishes and shares all the photos taken by participants in the “Instagram your city” campaign since January 2013.

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