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UNESCO reacts to the Construction Works near Necropolis and the Old Bridge; Sarajevo Times

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After learning about the activities in the protected area of world heritage in the territory of Bosnia and Herzegovina, the UNESCO World Heritage Center sent a letter asking for information about the potential impact that the newly built buildings near the Radimlja Necropolis and the Old Bridge in Mostar could have to these world heritage sites.

Source: UNESCO reacts to the Construction Works near Necropolis and the Old Bridge – Sarajevo Times

We Almost Lost These Locations Forever; Frances Carruthers; Love Exploring

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Every year since 1978, UNESCO has added new natural and cultural places to its World Heritage sites list and the organization is expected to announced its newest additions for 2022 soon. In order to preserve locations’ “outstanding universal value”, the accolade provides enhanced protection against climate change and human development, as well as educating people about why these places are so special. From Korean tidal flats to a scenic Iranian railway, here are some of the latest additions.

Source: We Almost Lost These Locations FOREVER

World’s most beautiful ancient wonders that will leave you awed; Panchali Dey; Times of India

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There are a number of structures across the world that have stood the test of time, and have witnessed the fiercest of wars, civilisation changes, and so much more. Witness to it all, these ancient sites around the world deserve a spot in your travel wishlist. If you are confused and don’t know where to start, here are some of the must-visits.

Source: World’s most beautiful ancient wonders that will leave you awed

Countries with most number of UNESCO World Heritage sites; Panchali Dey; Times of India

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Italy and China take away all the limelight as the countries with the most UNESCO World Heritage Sites in the world. But, do you know which other countries also boast of a significant number of such prominent sites?Well, here we are with the list of countries that are home to a big number of UNESCO World Heritage Sites. How many did you know of?

Source: Countries with most number of UNESCO World Heritage sites