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World’s most beautiful places that you need to visit at least once!; Panchali Dey; India Times

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Our world has many gorgeous places that are home to breathtaking canyons, jaw-dropping waterfalls, scenic natural wonders, and much more that will please all your six senses. To sort your travel itinerary, here are some of Panchali Dey’s favourites that you need to visit at least once.

Source: World’s most beautiful places that you need to visit at least once!

World Heritage grottoes to reopen as China contains latest COVID-19 resurgence; He Wen & Chang Yuan; Xinhua

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Climate Change Engulfs Historic Venice of Africa; Lisa Vives; In Depth News

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“Decline of mankind”: China’s “Avatar” flying mountains to become metaverse R&D centre; Elles Houweling; Verdict

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Chinese tourist destination Zhangjiajie – a city in the southern province of Hunan – has been designated “the world’s first scenic spot metaverse research and development (R&D) centre”.

Source: “Decline of mankind”: China’s “Avatar” flying mountains to become metaverse R&D centre

Security beefed up at Kalka-Shimla railway line following terror threats, strict checking underway; DNA India

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Vietnam bags World Travel Awards 2021; VoV World

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Vietnam has won the title of Asia’s Leading Destination in the World Travel Awards 2021. The country outperformed other nominees such as China, Thailand, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, India, the Republic of Korea and Sri Lanka to secure the title.

Source: Vietnam bags World Travel Awards 2021

This magical place deserves our protection, and it’s one of many; Robert Redford; CNN

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10 Impressive Facts About Mesa Verde National Park, a Natural Archeological Wonder; Katherine Gallagher; Tree Hugger

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Explore the natural and archaeological treasures of Mesa Verde National Park with these 10 interesting facts.

Source: 10 Impressive Facts About Mesa Verde National Park, a Natural Archeological Wonder

How To Spend A Day In The Best Preserved Medieval City In Germany; Sandi Barrett; Travel Awaits

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Regensburg is the classic medieval German city with historic architecture, hidden enclaves, fortifications, and charm.

Source: How To Spend A Day In The Best Preserved Medieval City In Germany

These Unesco World Heritage Sites in Africa are listed as ‘In Danger’; Anita Froneman; Getaway

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UNESCO protects heritage of outstanding value to humanity. Africa is home to 98 World Heritage Sites, but several are listed as ‘In Danger’.

Source: These Unesco World Heritage Sites in Africa are listed as ‘In Danger’

Have you heard of Iriomote? Japan’s wild, nature-filled island should be on your bucket list; Africa News

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The remote Japanese island of Iriomote has just been awarded UNESCO World Heritage status, here’s what to do when you visit in 2022.

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Rescued from obscurity: UK archaeologist who restored Sicily’s glories; Vanessa Thorpe; Guardian

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Alexander Hardcastle, who helped resurrect Agrigento, was as famous as Howard Carter, but died in penury. Now he’s back in the spotlight…

Source: Rescued from obscurity: UK archaeologist who restored Sicily’s glories

Tourist footfall to Bodh Gaya likely to increase soon: Vietnam ambassador; PTI

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Vietnam’s Ambassador to India, Pham Sanh Chau, has expressed hope that footfall of domestic and international tourists to Bihar’s Bodh Gaya will increase soon.

Source: Tourist footfall to Bodh Gaya likely to increase soon: Vietnam ambassador

Saudi Arabia celebrates UNESCO’s 75th anniversary with a shared; Tareq Al-Thaqafi; Arab News

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It has been 75 years since Saudi Arabia joined UNESCO, and for more than half a century, the Kingdom has developed plans and programs to promote its unique culture and heritage to the world.

Source: Saudi Arabia celebrates UNESCO’s 75th anniversary with a shared

Soltanieh Dome hoped to be more striking as landscape project starts; Tehran Times

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On Saturday, an all-inclusive landscape project commenced on properties of Soltanieh Dome amid hopes to make the UNESCO-designated mausoleum more attractive for visitors.

Source: Soltanieh Dome hoped to be more striking as landscape project starts

Step into the Ancient City of Palmyra at the Crow Museum of Asian Art; Kimberly Richards; NBC

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The exhibition of Carolyn Brown’s photography is on view through January 2.

Source: Step into the Ancient City of Palmyra at the Crow Museum of Asian Art

Afghanistan: UNESCO world heritage site Minaret of Jam in danger of collapsing; ANI

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The famous UNESCO world heritage site Minaret of Jam located in Ghor province is in danger of collapsing according to a Taliban official…

Source: Afghanistan: UNESCO world heritage site Minaret of Jam in danger of collapsing

On-board Flynas’s first international flight to AlUla; Melanie Swan; The National

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On-board Flynas’s first international flight to AlUla…

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UNESCO’s warning to Japan and the legacy of Hashima Island; Kim So-Youn; Hankyoreh

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In July, UNESCO voiced strong regret that Japan had yet to implement changes reflecting the history of Japan’s use forced labor on the island…

Source: [Correspondent’s column] UNESCO’s warning to Japan and the legacy of Hashima Island

10 Places Where You Can Follow Famous Footsteps in Historic Bavaria; AFAR

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Do as the Germans once did in enchanting Bavaria, where you can step back in time at old homes, historic sites, and more.

Source: 10 Places Where You Can Follow Famous Footsteps in Historic Bavaria

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