Germany has seen all forms of human and natural history, and its landscapes and cities still have many of those stories on display. There are sites bearing witness to the first humans arriving on the continent of Europe, soaring places of worship and architectural achievements that have influenced the rest of the world. From monuments to mudflats, here are some of the most historic sites in Germany according to the UNESCO World Heritage list.
The Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela looms over a large square, looking like a sooty wedding cake. Dark lichens cling to scrolled stone echoing the curves of the elaborate ironwork fence.
Reasons to visit Kutaisi in Georgia – What to see in Georgia’s second city; Mark; Kathmandu And Beyond
A guide to the best things to do in Kutaisi, Georgia. What to do in Kutaisi with a self-guided walking tour map for independent travellers.
Croatia sits at a crossroads between central and southeastern Europe. Bordering the Adriatic Sea offers Croatia incredible stretches of coastline and a Mediterranean atmosphere close to the water’s edge. There are many incredible natural landmarks in Croatia, a country of spectacular lakes, waterfalls and coves. But Croatia is also dotted with ancient ruins from the Roman Empire, quaint medieval towns and trendy city centres that effortlessly mix old-world culture with youthful vibes. The country is becoming increasingly popular as a location for music festivals and is a frequent docking location for cruise ships. Aside from its cities’ hustle and bustle and the intrigue of its rich history, Croatia has spectacular and varied natural landscapes.
Source: 21 Famous Landmarks In Croatia
The capital of Nepal is full of Hindu temples and Buddhist monuments of various gods and goddesses and is also known as the city of temples.
15 Beautiful Cathedrals Around the World Full of History & Spirituality; Madeleine Muzdakis; My Modern Met
Are any of these on your must-visit list?
‘We’ve had a gutful’: Traditional owners threaten to shut Kakadu as park falls into disrepair; Adam Harvey & Ali Russell; ABC
At a time when tourism operators are banking on a boom in the domestic market, Australia’s biggest national park is falling into disrepair as a bitter dispute over management rages.
Bayeux, Mont-Saint-Michel, Giverny, Fontainebleau, Reims, and Moet et Chandon for Champagne: These are the best train trips from Paris.
Rakotzbrucke, Dragon Bridge, Pont de Bir-Hakeim — the world is full of stunning bridges. These nine, Ulrike Lemmin-Woolfrey has to say, top the list.
Natural wonders millions of the years in the making.
If you are looking for adventure, exploration, and candid wildlife encounters, seek out some of most inhospitable places on the planet.
Was industrial espionage behind creation of world’s oldest factory?; Gurjeet Nanrah; Derby Telegraph
Some parts of the original structure still stand today…
ONCE upon a time, there was a collection of mystical places to be explored. In celebration of Tell A Fairy Tale Day on February 26, The Sun has sought out some of the most enchanting stays around the world to add to your wishlist in 2021.
Need a winter escape? Then check out these top winter destinations in Europe. From winter sun, to ski breaks, have it all!
From great masterpieces to unusual exhibits – Berlin’s museums are home to stunning works of art and fascinating worlds. Due to the Corona Pandemic, all museums in Berlin are currently closed.
Source: Museums in Berlin
Conservation Experts Fear That a New Amusement Park in Cambodia Could Endanger the Ancient Temple of Angkor Wat; Sarah Cascone; ArtNet
UNESCO fears a planned Cambodian resort could threaten the nearby Angkor Archaeological Park World Heritage Site, home to Angkor Wat temple.
Find out about Malbork Castle Guided Tour from Gdansk like business hours, location, and events. Book tickets online with free cancellation and skip-the-line access!
Find out about Pompeii and Herculaneum Small-group Tour like tour times and location. Book tickets online with free cancellation and skip-the-line access!