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Stakeholders hail recovery of Sukur, Africa’s leading heritage landscape; Onimisi Alao, Yola; Nation Online Nigeria

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Volunteers on Friday concluded a three-day tour of world acclaimed Sukur Cultural Heritage Landscape in Madagali local government area of Adamawa State.The tour is coming at the end of a programme launched in 2020 to restore the site after it was dealt a crippling blow by Boko Haram insurgents in 2017, 18 years after it was listed as a cultural site of global reckon by the United Nations Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO).

Source: Stakeholders hail recovery of Sukur, Africa’s leading heritage landscape

Green Heritage week to be held in Hanoi on Nov 21-25; VietnamPlus

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The Green Heritage Cultural and Tourism Week will take place at the Vietnam Exhibition Centre for Culture and Arts in Hanoi from November 21-25 as one of the activities celebrating Vietnam’s Culture Heritage Day, according to the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism.

Source: Green Heritage week to be held in Hanoi on Nov 21-25 | Culture – Sports | Vietnam+ (VietnamPlus)

The oldest continuously inhabited cities in the world; Stars Insider

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There are many ancient cities, but not all of them have been continuously inhabited ever since the first settlements. Several cities, however, have been populated for millennia, and it seems like they’re not going anywhere anytime soon. Most of them are UNESCO World Heritage Sites, but some are sadly at risk of disappearing. In this gallery, we bring you some of the oldest continuously inhabited cities in the world. Click on to learn all about them.

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India’s impressive World Heritage Sites; Stars Insider

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Visiting India is to discover a vast land rich in culture and tradition. A sumptuous mix of spiritual beliefs and architecture, plus some of the most important wildlife hotspots on the planet, has led UNESCO to designate no less than 40 World Heritage Sites within India’s borders. These must-see destinations include magnificent palaces, decorative monuments, and evocative temples. Also listed is an entire mountain range and a state capital! So, are you ready to start ticking off India’s most significant tourist attractions? Click through and delve into the country’s cultural, historic, scientific, and natural world.

Source: India’s impressive World Heritage Sites

Savor the beauty of Europe’s Rhine River on this award-winning cruise; Joanne & Tony DiBona; 10Best

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It’s not surprising that AmaWaterways is a consistent winner of the 10Best Readers’ Choice Awards in the category of Best River Cruise Line, thanks to the rich cultural tours offered in its ports of call, renowned cuisine and active daily wellness programs on board.

Source: Savor the beauty of Europe’s Rhine River on this award-winning cruise