The Best World Heritage Sites In Scandinavia; David Nikel; Forbes

UNESCO selects places of “outstanding universal value to humanity” in order to protect them for future generations to appreciate and enjoy. Here are the best of Scandinavia’s World Heritage sites.

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Places to Go in London | Things to Do by London; Alexandra Dimitropoulou; CEOWORLD

London is one of the most frequented tourist destinations in the world. Touted as one of the biggest cities in the UK, the country has a lot to offer to its travelers. From museums, cuisines, theatres, and of course restaurants, there are many places to visit in the city. Another highlight of this gorgeous destination is it’s very well developed transportation.

Source: Places to Go in London | Things to Do by London > CEOWORLD magazine

Albania: This secretly built Cold War era tunnel is a major tourist spot now; Riya Baibhawi; Republic World

A covert tunnel, constructed during the cold war era in Albania has now turned into a major tourist hub. The 1,500-meter long tunnel was built in the year 1960s

Source: Albania: This secretly built Cold War era tunnel is a major tourist spot now – Republic World

Madeira Is … World Heritage; Discover Madeira

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Great Mountain Roads: Driving Along the Grande Strada delle Dolomiti; Silvia Donati; Italy Magazine

The Great Dolomites Road is a scenic mountain road that runs through the Dolomites.

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Coastal towns in Vietnam that appeal to tourists; hanguyen0409; Viet Reader

Vietnam has many must-see destinations for domestic and foreign tourists. On the “S-shaped strip of land”, whether on the coast or in the mountains, there is a unique beauty that few countries can match. While beautiful mountain sites are must-see destinations for lovers of the great outdoors and adventure, the coastal provinces are ideal for quiet family vacations.

Source: Coastal towns in Vietnam that appeal to tourists

Ben Böhmer on 3,000-Foot High Hot Air Balloon Performance: “I’m a Bit Afraid of Heights”; Saad Masood; EDM

With live events at a standstill, what better way to connect with fans than livestreaming in a hot-air balloon above a UNESCO World Heritage Site?

Source: Ben Böhmer on 3,000-Foot High Hot Air Balloon Performance: “I’m a Bit Afraid of Heights” [Interview]

The magical Romanian villages known for their unique Gothic churches; Katy Dartford; Euronews

Romania’s remote region of Maramureș has a unique architectural style, where tall, tower-like wooden churches dot the landscape.

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Historical rituals in Göbeklitepe become documentary; Hurriyet Daily News

Titled ‘Residents of Göbeklitepe,’ a documentary film depicts the rituals of the historical area of Göbeklitepe, which is on the UNESCO World Heritage List. The documentary will feature at the Istanbul Film Festival in October…

Source: Historical rituals in Göbeklitepe become documentary

City walk to discover Imperial Citadel of Thang Long; VietNamNet

A city walk to discover the Imperial Citadel of Thang Long will be held by the Friends of Vietnam Heritage (FVH) on Saturday.

Source: City walk to discover Imperial Citadel of Thang Long – VietNamNet

Sagrada Familia, Barcelona; Anita Lawrence; Record Gazette

Barcelona can best be described at the city of Antoni Gaudi (1852 – 1926), the visionary artist who designed some of Barcelona’s most spectacular architectural treasures.

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125 Square Kilometers Of Mauritius Lagoons Off-Limits Due To Oil Spill Pollution In Fish; Nishan Degnarain; Forbes

In the ongoing clean up of the major oil spill on the Indian Ocean island of Mauritius, new results reveal the ecological impact is much worse than initially disclosed. Large areas of the South East coast of Mauritius are now off-limits amid a secretive cleanup operation and nationwide protests.

Source: 125 Square Kilometers Of Mauritius Lagoons Off-Limits Due To Oil Spill Pollution In Fish

Breathtaking video released showcasing unique rugged beauty of Skellig Michael; Rachael O’Connor; The Irish Post

Source: Breathtaking video released showcasing unique rugged beauty of Skellig Michael | The Irish Post

Last Chance to Protect Greater Chaco from Oil and Gas Drilling; Grace Mitchell Tada; Dirt

September may mark the end of the latest efforts to protect the Chaco Culture National Historical Park against encroaching oil and gas production. A draft resource management plan for the area, which was released by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) earlier this year, fails to guarantee a 10-mile protective zone in lands bordering the park.

Source: Last Chance to Protect Greater Chaco from Oil and Gas Drilling

Alhambra; EurekAlert

Lions’ Cpurtyard, Alhambra (Granada, Spain)…

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47 Tourist Attractions in Japan’s 47 Prefectures; Tsunagu Japan

Japan consist of islands stretched across north and south. And thanks to such geographical trait and difference in climate, each prefecture has its own unique features. Tsunagu Japan has selected one must-see tourist attraction for each and every prefecture.

Source: 47 Tourist Attractions in Japan’s 47 Prefectures

Here are ten of Germany’s best (and longest) biking trails; The Local

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The Smoke that Thunders: Victoria Falls ready to welcome visitors; Mia Russell; The South African

Famously known as ‘The Smoke that Thunders’, Victoria Falls is one of the most spectacular waterfalls on the planet.

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Jvari Monastery UNESCO site set for conservation work with US ambassador fund support; Agenda.ge

The deteriorating facade of the iconic 6th century Jvari Monastery, which stands perched atop a hill outside the ancient Georgian capital of Mtskheta, will undergo conservation and reinforcement work supported by the Ambassador’s Fund for Cultural Preservation at the United States Embassy in Tbilisi.

Source: Jvari Monastery UNESCO site set for conservation work with US ambassador fund support

Why Macao Is the Hidden Gem You Need to See Next; Afar

Why Macao Is the Hidden Gem You Need to See Next…

Source: Why Macao Is the Hidden Gem You Need to See Next

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