Dominic Bliss finds perfection in the magical Chaîne des Puys volcanoes, a phenomenon recently recognised by UNESCO…
During the recently held 42nd session, the 21 States composing the World Heritage Committee decided to inscribe the Chaîne des Puys – Limagne fault Tectonic Arena on the UNESCO World Heritage List
From sacred mountain monasteries to lush volcanic chains, these cultural and natural sites were recognized for their outstanding value to humanity.
The Chaine des Puys are the first natural landmark in France to be named as a World Heritage site.
There are some places in France that everyone knows are worth a visit: the city of Paris, the lavender fields of Provence, the cliffs of the Cote…
Unesco status for Auvergne’s Chaine des Puys, a series of around 80 dormant volcanoes, a geological marvel, was granted in July 2018.
Natural and cultural sites are added by a UNESCO committee that meets annually to review the list.