Officials tasked with caring for the country’s lone UNESCO World Heritage Site are reminding residents that entrance fees play a major role in protecting historic Nelson’s Dockyard and its environs. The money collected pays for vital renovation and restoration works to the centuries-old buildings, along with maintaining the area’s yachting facilities that attract visitors.
Symbolically and spiritually, the Jordan River in the Middle East is of mighty significance to many as where the Bible says Jesus got baptized. Physically, the Lower Jordan River of today is a lot more meager than mighty.
Hugh Broughton Architects to design protective shelters for ruins in Cyprus; Matt Hickman; Arch Paper
Hugh Broughton Architects has won a competition to design a protective shelter for mosaics at a UNESCO World Heritage Site in Cyprus.
Tanzania has installed high-speed internet services on the slopes of Mount Kilimanjaro, allowing anyone with a smartphone to tweet, Instagram or WhatsApp their ascent up Africa’s highest mountain. Mount Kilimanjaro is an important source of tourism revenue in Tanzania and neighbouring Kenya, with around 35,000 people attempting to summit it each year.
Peru authorities scramble to manage Machu Picchu ticket sales chaos…
Check out India’s most breathtaking forts and palaces that will leave you in awe.
In pics: city view of Siena-
Source: In pics: city view of Siena
Tourist called a ‘barbarian’…
COVID-19 pandemic-related travel restrictions and entry requirements for international travelers have eased considerably in most countries or have been eliminated altogether around the world as of this summer.
Venice turning into ‘ghost town’ as population drops below 50,000 for first time; Jon King; Daily Express
VENICE’S population has fallen below 50,000, sparking fears the historic city could become a “ghost town”.
Situated in the north-eastern province of Quang Ninh, Ha Long Bay has been listed as one of the 10 most beautiful destinations for 2022, as selected by the Canadian newswire The Travel.
Denied crimes, skipped history, Japan ignores forced labor crimes in Hashima Island history; Huaxia; Xinhua
Denied crimes, skipped history, Japan ignores forced labor crimes in Hashima Island history…
From the near-mythical awe of the Sun temple in Konark to the bustle of the Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus in Mumbai, use the long weekend to visit these enclaves reminiscent of a forgotten India.
The famed architect’s masterpiece, Fallingwater, isn’t the only Wright site that sits in the Laurel Highlands, outside of Pittsburgh.
An Australian tourist has made international headlines and was labelled a “barbarian” after he was arrested for riding through an UNESCO world heritage site in Italy.
From Agrasen Ki Baoli To Rani Ki Vav, These 5 Magnificent Stepwells In India Should Be On Your Bucket List; Jigyasa Sahay; India.com
India is home to some of the most magnificent baolis or stepwells that should be on your travel list right away!
Several temporary floral-based events are taking place around Europe this month.
Even protected places face threats from climate change and encroaching development.
Paestum, a long-ago Greek colony situated along the Tyrrhenian Sea about 60 miles south of Naples, is well worth exploration by those who appreciate Italy’s wealth of ancient sites.