world heritage sites

Welcome to Sudan, a country under strict financial sanctions by Washington -- renewed this month for yet another year -- because
An Islamist fighter has pleaded guilty in the Hague for destroying parts of the fabled West African trading city of Timbuktu
Seventeen projects designed by Le Corbusier have been added to the UNESCO World Heritage List.
UNESCO's list of protected locales are as stunning as they are diverse.
A new report finds World Heritage sites around the globe may vanish from our warming planet.
These UNESCO-protected sites hold "outstanding value to humanity."
From a destination-quality point of view, Gujarat strikes me as pure India, still unadulterated by international tourism. The people are friendly, the streets filthy, the culture deep and complex, the traffic crazy, the dances fun, prices affordable, and the weather hot.
Some of us have a hard time to get up in time for breakfast, let alone at 4 a.m. to get ready to go to see sunrise over Angkor Wat. Yet, the tortuous alarm clock should remind us of how fortunate we are to experience sunrise over Angkor Wat.
The moon shines over the remains of a half destroyed home in the old city after a Saudi-led airstrike in the old city of
Although I have been to many of the World Heritage Sites myself, to learn the details on absolutely all of them I turned to the book Japan's World Heritage Sites: Unique Culture, Unique Nature by John Dougill.