Leon Viejo Ruins, Nicaragua
Only briefly inhabited after its foundation in the 1500s, Leon Viejo's ruins have survived the tests of time and nature.
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The attractions of the United States are broad and varied, and include snow-covered peaks, violent volcanoes, hot springs, and vibrant cities.
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The Louvre Museum, the Eiffel Tower, and the Palace of Versailles are the three most frequently visited attractions in France.
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Antigua's colonial monuments, Tikal's jungle and Mayan structures, and Quirigua's ruins have been inscribed as World Heritage Sites by UNESCO.
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The Wadden Sea coastal ecosystems join 9 cultural sites celebrating centuries of rich Dutch culture and history.
UNESCO World Heritage Sites In Nepal
Buddhist cultural sites, including the birthplace of Buddha himself, join 2 Himalayan mountain nature reserves on the list in Nepal.
Koguryo Tombs Complex In North Korea
The Koguryo Tombs and their wall paintings near the Chinese border span period of time between the 200s BC and the 600s AD.
Koryo Dynasty Historic Sites In Kaesong, North Korea
These 12 sites were inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage list in 2013, spanning the Koryo historical timeline from the 900s AD until the 1300s AD.
Osun-Osogbo Sacred Grove, Nigeria
These are the remnants of the virgin forests believed by the Yoruba to be the home of Osun, the Goddess of fertility.
Leon Cathedral, Nicaragua
Exquisite art and architecture in both Baroque and Neoclassical styles are accentuated by Leon's colonial history.
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The "Mona Lisa", "The Last Supper", "Starry Nights", and "Whistler's Mother" are paintings that have inspired and awed people for generations.
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The U.S. is a vast country with numerous attractions, and some of them are major crowd pullers with millions of annual visitors apiece.
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Surreal landscapes, dense forests, fierce predators, vibrant birds, and venomous reptiles can be found in some of the world's best national parks.
Asante Kingdom Sites Of Ghana
UNESCO inscribed these traditional Asante buildings near Kumasi on the World Heritage Site list in 1980.
Al Zubarah Archaeological Site, Qatar
In the 1700s and early 1800s, Al Zubarah was an important center for pearl traders and other merchants in the Persian Gulf.
Joya de Cerén Archaeological Site In El Salvador
Long before the arrival of the Spanish in El Salvador, Joya de Cerén's agrarian people were buried under volcanic ash.
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These 41 sites praise thousands of years of vibrant German culture, as well as the country's many natural riches.
Ghana's Historic Coastal Forts And Castles
19 forts, 3 castles, and several other sites important to Portuguese Atlantic trade in the 15th through 18th Centuries have been inscribed as UNESCO...
Christmas Trees With Guinness World Records
The Guinness Book records the tallest, largest, most expensively decorated, and oldest Christmas trees in the world.