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There’s plenty to do in Bordeaux besides wine tours: Charlotte Cassedanne enjoyed exploring the city’s centuries-old architecture and modern art scene.
Source: I visited Bordeaux, France, for the first time and loved it. Here are 8 things I did in town and why I want to go back.
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Welcome to Petra, Jordan, an archaeological city and one of the New Seven Wonders of the World. This ancient site is a breathtakingly beautiful and historically significant destination that deserves more than just a quick visit. If you have just one day at Petra, this article will provide you with some tips on how to make the most of your time.
Source: How to Make the Most of One Day in Petra, Jordan?
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There are a handful of places that have been chosen by travel experts and guides as “the” destinations to check out in 2023.
Source: Best places to visit around the world in 2023, for all types of travellers
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After cultural assets were damaged by rioters who stormed Brazil’s government quarters, UNESCO will join efforts to determine which artworks require restoration.
Source: UNESCO to help in recovery of Brasilia’s cultural assets
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Occitanie is an ideal destination for couples who love history and architecture. The Pont du Gard, the Cirque de Gavarnie, the cities of Albi and Carcassonne and the routes of the Camino de Santiago de Compostela are just some of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites the region has to offer.
Source: 5 UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Occitanie
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Conservationists are workingto rid a remote French southern Indian Ocean island of rodents and stray cats by the end of next year to protect prized albatrosses and other birds.
Source: French island plans mass rodent cull to save albatross eggs
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In the aftermath of the anti-government riots, UNESCO and Brazil’s cultural authorities assess the damage.
Source: After Violent Protests, What Is to Become of Brasilia’s Modernist Buildings?
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UNESCO’s World Heritage list consecrates sites or areas of cultural significance. The Arab world’s foundational role in human civilisation has meant the region is awash with protected sites, however, a lot of these sites are now at risk of collapse.
Source: Universal heritage sites in the Arab world in grave danger
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These cultural and historical aspects position Diriyah as an unrivalled destination of global significance where the authenticity of Saudi heritage can be celebrated…
Source: Saudi Arabia announces 5th giga-project Diriyah, showcasing 300 years of country’s history
Read more about New light and sound show on India fusing art and tech to be inaugurated at Red Fort Tuesday on Devdiscourse…
Source: New light and sound show on India fusing art and tech to be inaugurated at Red Fort Tuesday | Entertainment
After years of being misunderstood, Panama is perfectly poised for a luxury hospitality and real estate boom. Every other country should be paying attention…
Source: Panama Is Finally Having Its ‘Moment.’ That Could Change Latin American Real Estate And Hospitality Forever
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Some places have new museums opening or easing of travel restrictions that make them an appealing spot to check out in 2023.
Source: 2023 predictions: 5 international places that will be popular travel spots
From far-flung destinations to places closer to home, these are some of the most beautiful cities in the world.
Source: 25 Most Beautiful Cities in the World
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France’s newest additions to the Unesco World Heritage List join an already impressive roll call of French monuments and locations, finds Joanna Leggett.
Source: UNESCO World Heritage Sites in France
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Ukrainians and Russians on Saturday (Jan 7) marked Orthodox Christmas under the shadow of war, as fighting persisted despite Russian President Vladimir Putin unilaterally ordering his forces to pause attacks. Despite Mr Putin’s ceasefire order, war-scarred cities in eastern Ukraine saw no significant let-up in the fighting as AFP journalists in the town of Chasiv Yar, south of the frontline city of Bakhmut, heard heavy artillery fire throughout much of Saturday morning.
Source: Little let-up in fighting as Ukraine, Russia mark Orthodox Christmas