South Korean worker setting up a cable at the Olympic Stadium, the venue of the opening and closing ceremony for the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic Games, in Pyeongchang.
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Updated: July 21, 2021 9:02 AM EDT | Originally published: December 18, 2017 3:38 PM EST

It’s been more than three years years since the dramatic 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea, which took place back in February 2018 in Pyeongchang. And hype has been building for the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo—although the global coronavirus pandemic led the International Olympic Committee to declare a postponement for the events until July 2021, in a historic twist. Here’s our guide to all future Olympics—and what to expect from each host city as their moment in the global spotlight nears.

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