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Al Zubarah Archaeological Site, Qatar. Inscription in Criteria: (iii)(iv)(v)

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Persepolis, Iran (Islamic Republic of)

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Historic Monuments and Sites in Kaesong, Korea, Democratic People's Republic of. Inscription in Criteria: (ii)(iii)

The Archaeological Site of Al-Hijr (Madâin Sâlih) is the first World Heritage property to be inscribed in Saudi Arabia. Formerly known as Hegra it is the largest conserved site of the civilization of the Nabataeans south of Petra in Jordan.

Hundreds of historical places in Saudi Arabia that you should know. Find 7 Top Historical Places in Saudi Arabia 2016 including Madain Saleh and more.

Kakadu National Park, Australia: This unique archaeological and ethnological reserve, located in the Northern Territory, has been inhabited continuously for more than 40,000 years. The cave paintings, rock carvings and archaeological sites record the skills and way of life of the region’s inhabitants, from the hunter-gatherers of prehistoric times to the Aboriginal people still living there.

Kakadu National Park, the archaeological and ethnlogical reserve.

Gonbad-e Qābus (Iran): The tower is the only remaining evidence of Jorjan, a former centre of arts and science that was destroyed during the Mongols’ invasion in the 14th and 15th centuries. UNESCO World Heritage Site newly inscribed in 2012. #world #heritage

Gonbad-e Qābus (Iran): The tower is the only remaining evidence of Jorjan, a former centre of arts and science that was destroyed during the Mongols’ invasion in the and centuries. UNESCO World Heritage Site newly inscribed in

Cathedral and Churches of Echmiatsin and the Archaeological Site of Zvartnots

Cathedral and Churches of Echmiatsin and the Archaeological Site of Zvartnots - Armavir Region, Armenia.

Montanhas Blue e John Crow (Jamaica)

Blue and John Crow Mountains The site encompasses a rugged and extensively forested mountainous region in the south-east of Jamaica, which provided refuge first for the indigenous Tainos fleeing slavery and then for Maroons (former enslaved peoples).

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South Island of Lake Turkana, Kenya © Doron

BOTSWANA. "With one of the highest concentrations of rock art in the world, Tsodilo has been called the  'Louvre of the Desert.' Over 4,500 paintings are preserved in an area of only 10 km2 of the Kalahari Desert."

Tsodilo With one of the highest concentrations of rock art in the world, Tsodilo has been called the ''Louvre of the Desert''. Over paintings are preserved in an area of only 10 of the Kalahari Desert.

Bahrain Pearling Trail is now a World Heritage Site! | International History Blog

Bahrain Pearling Trail is now a World Heritage Site!

Archaeological site of Mystras

Archaeological Site of Mystras, Greece

Lakes of Ounianga, Chad

Lakes of Ounianga. The site includes eighteen interconnected lakes in the hyper arid Ennedi region of the Sahara desert covering an area of ha.

Natural and Culturo-Historical Region of Kotor In the Middle Ages, this natural harbour on the Adriatic coast in Montenegro was an important artistic and commercial centre with its own famous schools of masonry and iconography.

Montenegro - Boka Kotorska (Bay of Kotor), City of Kotor and surrounding territory, Republic of Montenegro - Natural and Culturo-Historical Region of Kotor - ©Silvan Rehfeld

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The Béguines were women who dedicated their lives to God without retiring from the world. In the century they founded the béguinages , enclosed communities designed to meet their spiritual and material needs.

Pyu Ancient Cities includes the remains of three brick, walled and moated cities of Halin, Beikthano and Sri Ksetra located in vast irrigated landscapes in the dry zone of the Ayeyarwady (Irrawaddy) River basin. They reflect the Pyu Kingdoms that flourished for over 1,000 years between 200 BC and AD 900.

Inscription in Criteria: (ii)(iii)(iv)

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