The final five candidates to host the 2012 Summer Games are Paris, Madrid, London, New York, and Moscow. These candidates go forward to the International Olympic Committee (IOC) final vote in July 2005. The clear favorites at the moment are Paris, Madrid, and London.

So it looks like the Olympics are heading back to Europe after the 2008 Summer Games in Beijing, China. In the meantime, don't forget the 2006 Winter Games in Turin, Italy.

  • Where should the Olympic Games be held in 2012?

  • How closely did you follow the Athens 2004 Olympic Games?

  • Which European Olympic moment was the most memorable?

Cast your vote below...