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|Schoenbrunn Palace (Schloss Schönbrunn)is a major tourist attraction in Vienna, Austria. Generations of Habsburg monarchs called the palace home until their downfall in 1918. The newly founded Austrian Republic took ownership of the palace and preserve it to this day as a museum. The UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization) placed Schönbrunn Palace on the World...||02/17/2007||1,010|
|Petra is a historical and archaeological city in the Jordanian governorate of Ma'an that is famous for its rock cut architecture and water conduits system. Established sometime around the 6th century BC as the capital city of the Nabataeans,it is a symbol of Jordan as well as its most visited tourist attraction. It lies on the slope of Mount Hor in a basin among the mountains which form the eas...||05/27/2011||513|
|UNESCO's complete World Heritage List (812 sites, as of Nov. 2005).||11/19/2005||1,568|
|Suwon castle(whasung) : established 1789, circumference 5,744m, area 130ha. |
It's an UNESCO world cultural heritage.
|Lord Howe Island is a small island in the Pacific Ocean 600 km east of Australia.and belong to Australia.350 permanent residents are living on the island. The Lord Howe Island group was inscribed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1982. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lord_Howe_Island||07/03/2006||606|
|This tomb, built in 1570, is of particular cultural significance as it was the first garden-tomb on the Indian subcontinent. It inspired several major architectural innovations, culminating in the construction of the Taj Mahal.|
It was inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List in 1993.
|Taj Mahal in Agra, India, is a marble mausoleum built 1632 - 1653 for the Mogul Emperor Shah Jahan´s wife Mumtaz Mahal. It is a UNESCO World Heritage Site described as "universally admired masterpiece of the world´s heritage". |
|The Seteais Palace is a neoclassical palace located in Sintra, Portugal. The palace is nowadays a luxury hotel, restaurant and a tourist attraction included in the Cultural Landscape of Sintra, listed as World Heritage Site by UNESCO||05/11/2010||470|
|The church of San Francisco Church in Quito was built in the 16th century. For centuries is was the "richest" church in South America, its altar room is gold-plated (Inka-Gold, that was) from floor to ceiling.|
Its surroundings, the old town, were the first to be anounced UNESCO World Heritage Cultural Site (with Krakow, Poland) in 1978.
|The old city of Wittenberg is a unique outdoor museum for the experiencing word history. Wittenberg was mentioned for the first time in official documents in 1183. It was also the city where the Elector Friedrich the Wise resided from the end of the 15th century. His circumspect politics, the founding of the university in 1502 and the work of Martin Luther and the other reformers made this city...||07/11/2006||290|
|Inscription on the List of World Heritage in Danger: 2003|
The cultural heritage of the Kathmandu Valley is illustrated by seven groups of monuments and buildings which display the full range of historic and artistic achievements for which the Kathmandu Valley is world famous. The seven include the Durbar Squares of Hanuman Dhoka (Kathmandu), Patan and Bhaktapur, the Buddhist stup...
|This is a world cultural heritage, where you can find fossils. ||02/28/2006||360|