UNESCO stands for United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization. In 1972 they signed a declaration to protect all cultural monuments and nature in the world. Since then there are around 900 places in more than 145 countries on this list.
Making lists is a hobby of mine so in that way I’m connected to the organization behind UNESCO. Here you can read our list of places we have already seen of the UNESCO world heritage sites.
Belfort (all of them)
Grand place Brussels
Historic center of Bruges
Beguinages (Bruges, Diest, Mechelen, Ghent, …)
Seventeenth – century canals of Amsterdam
Dom in Aachen
Dom in Cologne
Bordeaux, Port de la Lune
Historic center of Avignon
Paris – Seine
Alhambra – Granada
National Parc El Teide – Tenerife
Historic center of Rome
Vatican (it is a different country than Italy)
Historic center of Dubrovnik
Old city of Luxembourg
Medina in Sousse
Q: What’s your favorite UNESCO site?