It’s #TravelNewsTuesday

Howdy! It’s #TravelNewsTuesday so today we decided to give you an update on the newly named UNESCO World Heritage Sites around the world!

​Here are 2021’s recipients:

Jordan: As-Salt – The Place of Tolerance and Urban Hospitality
Iran: Cultural Landscape of Hawraman/Uramanat
India: Dholavira: a Harappan City
Germany/the Netherlands: Frontiers of the Roman Empire — The Lower German Limes
Japan: Jomon Prehistoric Sites in Northern Japan
France: Nice, Winter Resort Town of the Riviera
Chile: Settlement and Artificial Mummification of the Chinchorro Culture in the Arica and Parinacota Region
Germany: ShUM Sites of Speyer, Worms and Mainz
Côte d’Ivoire: Sudanese style mosques in northern Côte d’Ivoire
Italy: The Porticoes of Bologna
Slovenia: The works of Jože Plečnik in Ljubljana — Human Centred Urban Design
United Kingdom: The Slate Landscape of Northwest Wales
Russia: Petroglyphs of Lake Onega and the White Sea
Gabon: Ivindo National Park

That’s more than a dozen new sites to explore and get in that “Travel as a Living Classroom” while you are at it. Give your Travel Gurus a call and let us curate an adventure surrounding UNESCO World Heritage Site piece of history for you!

Namaste!

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