Famous classical gardens of Suzhou, E China; ZX; Xinhua

 

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Machu Picchu Archives; For Immediate Release

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List of World Heritage Sites in India identified by UNESCO; Hemant Pratap Singh; Jagran Josh

A UNESCO World Heritage Site can be any place such as a forest, lake, building, island, mountain, monument, desert, complex or a city; which has a…

Source: List of World Heritage Sites in India identified by UNESCO

The undeniable charm of Alleghe in wintertime; Liz; Young Adventuress

Italy knows how to do winter right. Show me the pasta!

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This Is the Country Everyone Wants to Travel to This Year; Melissa Klurman; Reader’s Digest

According to a TravelSupermarket research survey, this is the country the most people want to visit. Who are we to argue?

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In war-torn Syria, an ancestor of Notre-Dame still stands; AFP

An arched entrance flanked by two towers, elaborate carvings and a broad-aisled nave: a 5th century limestone church in northwestern Syria is the architectural forerunner of France’s famed Notre-Dame cathedral. “The specific similarities between Notre-Dame and Qalb Lozeh are first and foremost, the twin tower design flanking the elaborate arched portal,” says Darke.

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Jerusalem’s Old City Now Accessible to People With Disabilities; The Tower

After a decade of work, the historic district of Jerusalem finally has greater accessibility to pedestrians, carriages, vehicles, children, and tourists.

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Public urged to help protect Scotland’s historic sites amid crackdown on vandals; Alistair Grant; Herald Scotland

THEY rank as some of Scotland’s greatest treasures, providing a priceless glimpse into a past which would otherwise be lost in the mists of time.

Source: Public urged to help protect Scotland’s historic sites amid crackdown on vandals

Please Stop Bringing Outside Food To Angkor Wat; Southeast Asian Archaeology

via The Star, 08 April 2019: Food ban in the Angkor temples.

Source: Please Stop Bringing Outside Food To Angkor Wat | SEAArch – Southeast Asian Archaeology

World Heritage Day: A Photo Gallery; Petchary; Petchary’s Blog

I was inspired by today’s UNESCO World Heritage Day to post a few of my own photos – from Jamaica to Vermont to Sri Lanka – reflecting the power of our built heritage. I hope you …

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