Vigan City makes Top 21 Finalists for New7Wonders Cities of the World

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Los Angeles, 10 July 2014 – Vigan, the Heritage City makes it to Top 21 Official finalist in the search for New 7 Wonders Cities of the World. Vigan is the only city in the Philippines that has been chosen for this prestigious search, giving our country and the Filipino people pride and honor.

The 21 Official Finalists that have been voted through to the next round of the New7Wonders Cities campaign are: Bangkok, Barcelona, Beirut, Chicago, Doha, Durban, Havana, Istanbul, Kuala Lumpur, La Paz, London, Mendoza, Mexico City, Mumbai, Perth, Quito, Reykjavik, Saint Petersburg, Seoul, Shenzhen and Vigan.

Announcing the 21 Official Finalists that have been voted through to the next round of the New7Wonders Cities campaign, Bernard Weber, Founder-President of New7Wonders, said the diversity of the remaining cities in contention for the “canon of 7″ is “remarkable in terms of regional geography and urban culture.”

He commended all involved in the individual city campaigns, praised the voters for contributing to the success of the New7Wonders Cities initiative and challenged thought leaders to debate the future of our rapidly urbanizing world.

The Filipino community is encouraged to continue to support our beloved city by voting. The 7 Official New7Wonders Cities will be revealed on 7 December 2014.

The next voting phases will be scheduled on the following dates and finalists will be declared the New 7 Wonders-Cities of the World:

7 July 2014 – 7 Oct 2014 – from 21 finalists down to 14
7 Oct 2014 – 7 Dec 2014 – from 14 finalist down to 7

As with all New 7Wonders campaigns, voting is via new7wonders.com, via the iPhone and Android apps, via the international voting lines, and, where available, via national SMS.

To vote, log on to www.new7wonders.com/en/cities and click on the city of your choice.

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