This Map Shows You Where To Find Every UNESCO World Heritage Sites In The UK And Ireland - Hand Luggage Only - Travel, Food & Photography Blog

This Map Shows You Where To Find Every UNESCO World Heritage Sites In The UK And Ireland

Sometimes it& easy to forget what& right on our doorstep - especially when there are so many beautiful and world-renowned historic sites that are only a stone& throw away!

Sigiriya ,Sri Lanka:  King Kasyapa (477 – 495 AD) built his palace on the top of this rock and decorated its sides with colourful frescoes. On a small plateau about halfway up the side of this rock he built a gateway in the form of an enormous lion.  It is one of the best preserved examples of ancient urban planning.  A UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Sigiriya ,Sri Lanka: King Kasyapa – 495 AD) built his palace on the top of this rock and decorated its sides with colorful frescoes. On a small plateau about halfway up the side of this rock he built a gateway in the form of an enormous lion.

Valle de Viñales, Cuba. (UNESCO World Heritage Site)

The Viñales valley is encircled by mountains and its landscape is interspersed with dramatic rocky outcrops. (UNESCO World Heritage Site)

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The "rainbow mountains", Zhangye Danxia Landform Geological Park in Gansu, China. The rainbow mountains became a UNESCO World Heritage Site in

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100 of the Most Beautiful UNESCO World Heritage Sites to discover (WORLD OF WANDERLUST)

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12th century Monestery of Santa Maria d'Alcobaça, in central Portugal. UNESCO World Heritage Site.  photo by Jose Paulo

Majestic lines - century Monestery of Santa Maria d'Alcobaça, in central Portugal. UNESCO World Heritage Site. photo by Jose Paulo

Made a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1990 Tongariro National Park is the oldest national park in New Zealand #NZ #UNESCO

UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1990 Tongariro National Park is the oldest national park in New Zealand

UNESCO World Heritage Site - Kinderdijk, the Netherlands.

The Netherlands Travel Inspiration - UNESCO World Heritage Site - Kinderdijk, the Netherlands.

The medieval Conwy Castle ~ built 1283 and 1289 for Edward I, one of the finest medieval examples of military architecture in Europe and a UNESCO World Heritage Site, Conwy, Wales, UK.

The medieval Conwy Castle ( English Conway Castle) built 1283 and 1289 for Edward one of the finest medieval examples of military architecture in Europe, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, Conwy, Wales

Teotihuacán, Mexico - UNESCO World Heritage Site - located NE of Mexico City, Teotihuacan is one of the oldest known archaeological sites in Mexico.

Teotihuacán, Mexico - UNESCO World Heritage Site - located NE of Mexico City, Teotihuacan is one of the oldest known archaeological sites in Mexico. One of my favorite memories of Mexico

Tempio della Concordia - Valley of the Temples (UNESCO World Heritage Site), Agrigento, Sicily, Italy

Tempio della Concordia - Valley of the Temples (UNESCO World Heritage Site), Agrigento, Sicily, Nov 2007

visitheworld: Dazu Rock Carvings, a Unesco World Heritage Site near Chongqing, China (by Vincent H P Liu).

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Dazu Rock Carvings - Unesco World Heritage Site near Chongqing, China (By Vincent H P Liu)

Built in 1333, Himeji Castle in Japan was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1993 #Japan

Built in Himeji Castle was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1993

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