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UNESCO World Heritage Sites is a website that showcases some of the most outstanding places in the world. Listed below are the latest articles I have added into it.

  • Kairouan, Tunisia, 2011 February 24
  • Central Zone of the Town of Angra do Heroismo in the Azores, Portugal, 2011 February 16
  • Convent of Christ in Tomar, Portugal, 2011 February 16
  • Monastery of Batalha, Portugal, 2011 February 16
  • Monastery of the Hieronymites and Tower of Belém in Lisbon, Portugal, 2011 February 16
  • Historic Centre of Évora, Portugal, 2011 February 16
  • Monastery of Alcobaça, Portugal, 2011 February 16
  • Cultural Landscape of Sintra, Portugal, 2011 February 16
  • Historic Centre of Oporto, Portugal, 2011 February 16
  • Laurisilva of Madeira, Portugal, 2011 February 16
  • Alto Douro Wine Region, Portugal, 2011 February 16
  • Historic Centre of Guimarães, Portugal, 2011 February 16
  • Landscape of the Pico Island Vineyard Culture, Portugal, 2011 February 16
  • Las Médulas, Spain, 2011 February 12
  • Palau de la Música Catalana and Hospital de Sant Pau, Barcelona, Spain, 2011 February 12
  • San Millán Yuso and Suso Monasteries, Spain, 2011 February 12
  • Prehistoric Rock Art Sites in the Côa Valley and Siega Verde, Portugal/Spain, 2011 February 12
  • Rock Art of the Mediterranean Basin on the Iberian Peninsula, Spain, 2011 February 12
  • University and Historic Precinct of Alcalá de Henares, Spain, 2011 February 12
  • Ibiza, Biodiversity and Culture, Spain, 2011 February 12
  • San Cristóbal de La Laguna, Spain, 2011 February 12
  • Archaeological Ensemble of Tárraco, Spain, 2011 February 12
  • Archaeological Site of Atapuerca, Spain, 2011 February 12
  • Catalan Romanesque Churches of the Vall de Boí, Spain, 2011 February 12
  • Palmeral of Elche, Spain, 2011 February 12
  • Roman Walls of Lugo, Spain, 2011 February 12
  • Aranjuez Cultural Landscape, Spain, 2011 February 12
  • Renaissance Monumental Ensembles of Úbeda and Baeza, Spain, 2011 February 12
  • Vizcaya Bridge, Spain, 2011 February 12
  • Teide National Park, Spain, 2011 February 12
  • Tower of Hercules, Spain, 2011 February 12
  • Burgos Cathedral, Spain, 2011 February 11
  • Historic Centre of Cordoba, Spain, 2011 February 11
  • Monastery and Site of the Escurial, Madrid, Spain, 2011 February 11
  • Works of Antoni Gaudí, Spain, 2011 February 11
  • Cave of Altamira and Paleolithic Cave Art of Northern Spain, 2011 February 11
  • Monuments of Oviedo and the Kingdom of the Asturias, Spain, 2011 February 11
  • Old Town of Ávila with its Extra-Muros Churches, Spain, 2011 February 11
  • Old Town of Segovia and its Aqueduct, Spain, 2011 February 11
  • Santiago de Compostela, Spain, 2011 February 11
  • Garajonay National Park, Spain, 2011 February 11
  • Historic City of Toledo, Spain, 2011 February 11
  • Mudejar Architecture of Aragon, Spain, 2011 February 11
  • Old Town of Cáceres, Spain, 2011 February 11
  • Cathedral, Alcázar and Archivo de Indias de Seville, Spain, 2011 February 11
  • Old City of Salamanca, Spain, 2011 February 11
  • Poblet Monastery, Spain, 2011 February 11
  • Archaeological Ensemble of Mérida, Spain, 2011 February 11
  • Route of Santiago de Compostela, Spain, 2011 February 11
  • Royal Monastery of Santa María de Guadalupe, Spain, 2011 February 11
  • Doñana National Park, Spain, 2011 February 11
  • Historic Walled Town of Cuenca, Spain, 2011 February 11
  • La Lonja de la Seda de Valencia, Spain, 2011 February 11
  • Mahabodhi Temple Complex at Bodh Gaya, India, 2011 January 21
  • Rock Shelters of Bhimbetka, India, 2011 January 21
  • Champaner-Pavagadh Archaeological Park, India, 2011 January 21
  • Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (formerly Victoria Terminus), India, 2011 January 21
  • Elephanta Caves, India, 2011 January 6
  • Group of Monuments at Hampi, India, 2011 January 6
  • Great Living Chola Temples, India, 2011 January 6
  • Sun Temple, Konârak, India, 2010 December 28
  • Group of Monuments of Mahabalipuram, India, 2010 December 28
  • Manas Wildlife Sanctuary, India, 2010 December 28
  • Kaziranga National Park, India, 2010 December 28
  • Keoladeo National Park, India, 2010 December 28
  • Churches and Convents of Goa, India, 2010 December 28
  • Ellora Caves, India, 2010 December 24
  • Early Christian Necropolis of Pécs (Sopianae), 2010 December 24
  • Tokaj Wine Region Historic Cultural Landscape, 2010 December 24
  • Fertö / Neusiedlersee Cultural Landscape, 2010 December 24
  • Millenary Benedictine Abbey of Pannonhalma and its Natural Environment, 2010 December 16
  • Hortobágy National Park - the Puszta, 2010 December 16
  • Caves of Aggtelek Karst and Slovak Karst, 2010 December 16
  • Quseir Amra, 2010 December 15
  • Um er-Rasas (Kastrom Mefa'a), 2010 December 15
  • Old Village of HollóKő and its Surroundings, 2010 December 8
  • Historic Villages of Shirakawa-go and Gokayama, 2010 December 3
  • Hiroshima Peace Memorial (Genbaku Dome), 2010 December 3
  • Historic Monuments of Ancient Nara, 2010 December 3
  • Shrines and Temples of Nikko, 2010 December 3
  • Gusuku Sites and Related Properties of the Kingdom of Ryukyu, 2010 December 3
  • Sacred Sites and Pilgrimage Routes in the Kii Mountain Range, 2010 December 3
  • Shiretoko, 2010 December 3
  • Iwami Ginzan Silver Mine and its Cultural Landscape, 2010 December 3
  • Yakushima , Japan, 2010 November 30
  • Shirakami-Sanchi , Japan, 2010 November 30
  • Himeji-jo , Japan, 2010 November 30
  • The Dolomites, Italy, 2010 November 23
  • Rhaetian Railway in the Albula/Bernina Landscapes, Italy/Switzerland, 2010 November 23
  • Mantua and Sabbioneta, Italy, 2010 November 23
  • Genoa: Le Strade Nuove and the system of the Palazzi dei Rolli, Italy, 2010 November 23
  • Syracuse and the Rocky Necropolis of Pantalica, Italy, 2010 November 23
  • Val d'Orcia, Italy, 2010 November 23
  • Etruscan Necropolises of Cerveteri and Tarquinia, Italy, 2010 November 23
  • Monte San Giorgio, Italy/Switzerland, 2010 November 23
  • City of Verona, Italy, 2010 November 16
  • Isole Eolie (Aeolian Islands), Italy, 2010 November 16
  • Villa d'Este, Tivoli, Italy, 2010 November 16
  • Late Baroque Towns of the Val di Noto (South-Eastern Sicily), Italy, 2010 November 16
  • Sacri Monti di Piedmont and Lombardy, Italy, 2010 November 16
  • Portovenere, Cinque Terre, and the Islands (Palmaria, Tino and Tinetto), Italy, 2010 November 16
  • Residences of the Royal House of Savoy, Italy, 2010 November 16
  • Su Nuraxi di Barumini, Italy, 2010 November 16
  • Villa Romana del Casale, Italy, 2010 November 16
  • Archaeological Area and the Patriarchhal Basilica of Aquileia, Italy, 2010 November 16
  • Cilento and Vallo di Diano National Park with the Archeological sites of Paestum and Velia, and the Certosa di Padula, Italy, 2010 November 16
  • Historic Centre of Urbino, Italy, 2010 November 16
  • Villa Adriana (Tivoli), Italy, 2010 November 16
  • Assisi, the Basilica of San Francesco and Other Franciscan Sites, Italy, 2010 November 16
  • 18th-Century Royal Palace at Caserta with the Park, the Aqueduct of Vanvitelli, and the San Leucio Complex, Italy, 2010 November 16
  • Archaeological Area of Agrigento, Italy, 2010 November 16
  • Botanical Garden (Orto Botanico), Padua, Italy, 2010 November 16
  • Archaeological Areas of Pompei, Herculaneum and Torre Annunziata, Italy, 2010 November 16
  • Cathedral, Torre Civica and Piazza Grande, Modena, Italy, 2010 November 16
  • Costiera Amalfitana, Italy, 2010 November 16
  • Early Christian Monuments of Ravenna, Italy, 2010 November 8
  • Castel del Monte, Italy, 2010 November 8
  • Trulli of Alberobello, Italy, 2010 November 8
  • Historic Centre of the City of Pienza, Italy, 2010 November 8
  • Historic Centre of Siena, Italy, 2010 November 8
  • Crespi d'Adda, Italy, 2010 November 1
  • Ferrara, City of the Renaissance, and its Po Delta, 2010 November 1
  • Historic Centre of Naples, 2010 November 1
  • City of Vicenza and the Palladian Villas of the Veneto, 2010 November 1
  • Ban Chiang Archaeological Site, 2010 October 29
  • Dong Phayayen-Khao Yai Forest Complex, 2010 October 29
  • Church and Dominican Convent of Santa Maria delle Grazie with "The Last Supper" by Leonardo da Vinci, 2010 October 27
  • Historic Centre of Rome, the Properties of the Holy See in that City Enjoying Extraterritorial Rights and San Paolo Fuori le Mura , 2010 October 27
  • Historic Centre of Florence, 2010 October 27
  • Historic Centre of San Gimignano , 2010 October 27
  • The Sassi and the Park of the Rupestrian Churches of Matera, 2010 October 27
  • Pontcysyllte Aqueduct and Canal, 2010 October 21
  • Cornwall and West Devon Mining Landscape, 2010 October 21
  • Liverpool - Maritime Merchantile City, 2010 October 21
  • Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, 2010 October 21
  • Saltaire, 2010 October 21
  • New Lanark, 2010 October 21
  • Historic Town of St George and Related Fortifications, Bermuda, 2010 October 20
  • Dorset and East Devon Coast, England, 2010 October 20
  • Derwent Valley Mills, 2010 October 20
  • Blaenavon Industrial Landscape, 2010 October 20
  • Heart of Neolithic Orkney, 2010 October 20
  • Maritime Greenwich, 2010 October 20
  • Westminster Palace, Westminster Abbey and Saint Margaret's Church, 2010 October 18
  • Canterbury Cathedral, St Augustine's Abbey, and St Martin's Church, 2010 October 18
  • Henderson Island, 2010 October 18
  • Tower of London, 2010 October 18
  • Gough and Inaccessible Islands, 2010 October 18
  • Old and New Towns of Edinburgh, 2010 October 18
  • City of Bath, 2010 October 13
  • Blenheim Palace, 2010 October 13
  • Studley Royal Park with Fountains Abbey, 2010 October 13
  • St. Kilda, 2010 October 13
  • Ironbridge Gorge, 2010 October 13
  • Giant's Causeway and Causeway Coast, 2010 October 13
  • Durham Castle and Cathedral, 2010 October 12
  • Castles and Town Walls of King Edward in Gwynedd, 2010 October 12
  • Papahanaumokuakea, 2010 October 10
  • Carlsbad Caverns National Park, 2010 October 10
  • Pueblos de Taos, 2010 October 10
  • Monticello and the University of Virginia at Charlottesville, 2010 October 10
  • Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, 2010 October 10
  • Chaco Culture, 2010 October 10
  • Yosemite National Park, 2010 October 10
  • Great Smoky Mountains National Park, 2010 October 10
  • La Fortaleza and San Juan Historic Site, Puerto Rico, 2010 October 10
  • Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site, 2010 October 10
  • Olympic National Park, 2010 October 10
  • Mammoth Cave National Park, 2010 October 10
  • Redwood National and State Parks, 2010 October 10
  • Independence Hall, Philadelphia, 2010 October 9
  • Everglades National Park, 2010 October 1
  • Grand Canyon National Park, 2010 October 1
  • Meteora, Greece, 2010 September 30
  • Mount Athos, Greece, 2010 September 30
  • Paleochristian and Byzantine Monuments of Thessalonika, Greece, 2010 September 30
  • Sanctuary of Asklepios at Epidaurus, Greece, 2010 September 30
  • Archaeological Site of Mystras, Greece, 2010 September 30
  • Archaeological Site of Olympia, Greece, 2010 September 30
  • Delos, Greece, 2010 September 30
  • Monasteries of Daphni, Hosios Loukas and Nea Moni of Chios, Greece, 2010 September 30
  • Pythagoreion and Heraian of Samos, Greece, 2010 September 30
  • Monasteries of Daphni, Hosios Loukas and Nea Moni of Chios, Greece, 2010 September 30
  • Pythagoreion and Heraion of Samos, Greece, 2010 September 30
  • Archaeological Site of Aigai (modern name Vergina), Greece, 2010 September 30
  • Archaeological Sites of Mycenae and Tiryns, Greece, 2010 September 30
  • Historic Centre (Chorá) with the Monastery of Saint John "the Theologian" and the Cave of the Apocalypse on the Island of Pátmos, Greece, 2010 September 30
  • Old Town of Corfu, Greece, 2010 September 30
  • Episcopal City of Albi, France, 2010 September 29
  • Pitons, Cirques and Remparts of Réunion Island, 2010 September 29
  • Monastic Island of Reichenau, Germany, 2010 September 29
  • Zollverien Coal Mine Industrial Complex in Essen, Germany, 2010 September 29
  • Historic Centres of Stralsund and Wismar, Germany, 2010 September 29
  • Upper Middle Rhine Valley, Germany, 2010 September 29
  • Dresden Elbe Valley, Germany, 2010 September 29
  • Muskauer Park, Germany, 2010 September 29
  • Town Hall and Roland on the Marketplace of Bremen, Germany, 2010 September 29
  • Old Town of Regensburg with Stadtamhof, Germany, 2010 September 29
  • Berlin Modernism Housing Estates, Germany, 2010 September 29
  • The Wadden Sea, Germany, 2010 September 29
  • Garden Kingdom of Dessau-Wörlitz, Germany, 2010 September 29
  • Wartburg Castle, Germany, 2010 September 29
  • Museuminsel, Berlin, Germany, 2010 September 29
  • Classical Weimar, Germany, 2010 September 29
  • Luther Memorials in Eisleben and Wittenberg, Germany, 2010 September 29
  • Jurisdiction of Saint-Emilion, 2010 September 28
  • Routes of Santiago de Compostela, 2010 September 28
  • Provins, Town of Medieval Fairs, 2010 September 28
  • Paris, Banks of the Seine, 2010 September 28
  • Le Havre, the City Rebuilt by Auguste Perret, 2010 September 28
  • Historic Monuments of Ancient Kyoto, 2010 August 25
  • Mesa Verde National Park, 2010 August 13
  • Historic Site of Lyon, France, 2010 August 10
  • Pyrénées - Mont Perdu, 2010 August 9
  • Bauhaus and its sites in Weimar and Dessau, Germany, 2010 August 9


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