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World Heritage SitesRideau Canal - Shoal Tower - Kingston, Ontario

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Kingston Martello Tower - Shoal Tower is part of the Kingston Fortifications which is part of the Rideau Canal World Heritage Site.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member mTn_biKer65

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 2/26/2012

last visited: 5/10/2014

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World Heritage SitesDazu Rock Carvings

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The Dazu Rock Carvings, dating back as far as the 7th century AD, are a series of Chinese religious sculptures and carvings, depicting and influenced by Buddhist, Confucian and Taoist beliefs.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Megrim1888

location: China

date approved: 1/24/2012

last visited: 4/26/2010

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World Heritage SitesAlto Douro Wine Region - Portugal

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The Alto Douro wine region or the Alto Douro Vinhateiro is an area of northeastern Portugal with more than 26,000 hectares, classified by UNESCO on December 14, 2001, as a World Heritage Site

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member tmob

location: Guarda, Portugal

date approved: 1/24/2012

last visited: 5/25/2013

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World Heritage SitesLongmen Grottoes

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The Longmen Grottoes, located near Luoyang, Henan Province, are a treasure house of ancient Buddhist cave art.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Megrim1888

location: China

date approved: 1/24/2012

last visited: 10/5/2012

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World Heritage SitesCologne Cathedral - Cologne, Germany

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Cologne Cathedral is a Roman Catholic church in Cologne, Germany. In 1996, the cathedral was added to the UNESCO World Heritage List of culturally important sites.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member tmob

location: Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany

date approved: 1/23/2012

last visited: 10/19/2014

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World Heritage SitesRoute of Santiago de Compostela - Spain

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O Camiño de Santiago, or the Way of St. James is the pilgrimage route to the Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela in Galicia in northwestern Spain, where tradition has it that the remains of the apostle Saint James are buried.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member tmob

location: Castilla y León, Spain

date approved: 1/23/2012

last visited: 9/11/2013

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World Heritage SitesSantiago de Compostela (Old Town) - Galícia, Spain

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In 1985 Santiago de Compostela Old Town was designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member tmob

location: Galicia, Spain

date approved: 1/23/2012

last visited: 5/28/2013

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World Heritage SitesTorre de Hercules - A Coruña, Spain

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The Tower of Hercules is an ancient Roman lighthouse on a peninsula about 2.4 kilometers from the centre of A Coruña, Galicia, in north-western Spain.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member tmob

location: Galicia, Spain

date approved: 1/23/2012

last visited: 5/28/2013

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World Heritage SitesVizcaya Bridge - Bilbao, Spain

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The Vizcaya Bridge, was declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO, on July 13, 2006

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member tmob

location: País Vasco, Spain

date approved: 1/23/2012

last visited: 4/7/2013

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World Heritage SitesHistoric Areas of Istanbul

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With its strategic location on the Bosphorus peninsula between the Balkans and Anatolia, the Black Sea and the Mediterranean, Istanbul has been associated with major political, religious and artistic events for more than 2,000 years.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member btrodrigues

location: Turkey

date approved: 1/7/2012

last visited: 9/18/2013

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World Heritage SitesGroup of Monuments at Hampi, India

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Group of Monuments at Hampi, Bellary District, State of Karnataka, India.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bdek

location: India

date approved: 12/30/2011

last visited: never

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World Heritage SitesPwll Mawr - Blaenavon - Wales.

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A UNESCO World Heritage Location & A National Museum of Wales Site. Pwll Mawr - Big Pit is a real coal mine and a National mining museum, a living, breathing reminder of industry in Wales and the people and society it created.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 12/27/2011

last visited: 4/14/2012

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World Heritage SitesVallée de Mai Nature Reserve, Praslin, Seychelles

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In the heart of the small island of Praslin, the reserve has the vestiges of a natural palm forest preserved in almost its original state. The famous coco de mer, is the largest seed in the plant kingdom.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member paulohercules

location: Seychelles

date approved: 12/27/2011

last visited: never

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World Heritage SitesMedieval City of Rhodes, Greece

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The city of Rhodes was once the capital of the Malta Knights, before the Turks conquered the island, forcing the Knights to move to the island which provided them their well known name.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Torgut

location: Greece

date approved: 12/22/2011

last visited: 9/30/2014

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World Heritage SitesMedina of Fez

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Not as touristic as Marrakesh, Fez offers the full flavor of an old Morocco city, being founded in the 9th Century and reaching its apogee in the 14th Century.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Torgut

location: Morocco

date approved: 12/22/2011

last visited: 1/30/2010

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World Heritage SitesPalmyra, Syria

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The daring empire of Palmyra flourished here between the 1st and the 2nd centuries.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Torgut

location: Syria

date approved: 12/19/2011

last visited: 5/5/2006

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World Heritage SitesAncient City of Damascus, Syria

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A lively capital, Damascus is specially intense at its center: the ancient city.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Torgut

location: Syria

date approved: 12/19/2011

last visited: 5/10/2006

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World Heritage SitesSerjilla, Dead Cities, Syria

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The lost city of Serjilla is arguably the most popular amongst the group of around 700 of the Dead Cities, and the only one I could visit.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Torgut

location: Syria

date approved: 12/15/2011

last visited: never

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World Heritage SitesGroup of Monuments at Pattadakal, India

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Group of Monuments at Pattadakal, Badami Taluk, Bijapur District, State of Karnataka, India.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bdek

location: India

date approved: 12/15/2011

last visited: never

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World Heritage SitesAncient City of Aleppo, Syria

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The Ancient City of Aleppo it's a world for itself, hard to describe in a single text. Aleppo, as a whole, is the second city of Syria, with about 3 million inhabitants.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Torgut

location: Syria

date approved: 12/15/2011

last visited: 5/10/2006

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World Heritage SitesEllora Caves, India

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Ellora Caves, Verul Village, Khulatabad Taluk, Aurangabad District, Maharashtra State, India.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bdek

location: India

date approved: 12/14/2011

last visited: never

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World Heritage SitesWadi Rum Protected Area, Jordan

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An impressive desert area, marked with awesome rocky formations

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Torgut

location: Jordan

date approved: 12/14/2011

last visited: 5/9/2013

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World Heritage SitesHistoric Centre of Sighisoara, Romania

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A colorful historic town with plenty to see

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Torgut

location: Romania

date approved: 12/12/2011

last visited: 7/2/2013

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World Heritage SitesAjanta Caves, India

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Ajanta Caves, Lenapur Village, Soyagon Taluka, Aurangabad District, Maharashtra State, India.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bdek

location: India

date approved: 12/12/2011

last visited: never

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World Heritage SitesJongmyo Shrine

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"Jongmyo is the oldest and most authentic of the Confucian royal shrines to have been preserved." - World Heritage citation

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member pseudoprime

location: Seoul, Korea

date approved: 12/6/2011

last visited: 12/5/2011

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