My UNESCO List

After doing my list of the Seven Wonders of the World, I wondered how many UNESCO World Heritage sites I’d seen without knowing it and how many I had left to do. It turns out, that out of the 981 preserved cultural and natural landmarks, I have been to 25. Only 956 to go then- I may complete my Seven Wonders list first:

  1. Great Barrier Reef (Australia)

  2. Fraser Island (Australia)

    Fraser Island

  3. Sydney Opera House (Australia)

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  4. Historic Centre of Bruges (Belgium)

  5. Historic Centre of Prague (Czech Republic)

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  6. Ancient Thebes with its Necropolis (Egypt)

  7. Historic Cairo

  8. Memphis and its Necropolis – the Pyramid Fields from Giza to Dahshur (Egypt)

  9. Mont Saint Micheal (France)

  10. Paris, Banks of the Seine (France)

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  11. The Loire Valley (France)

  12. Cologne Cathedral (Germany)

  13. Vatican City (Italy)

  14. Venice and its Lagoon (Italy)

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  15. Archaeological Areas of Pompeii and Herculaneum (Italy)

  16. Town of Luang Prabang (Laos)

  17. Melaka and George Town, Historic Cities of the Straits of Malacca (Malaysia)

    Malacca

  18. Medina of Marrakesh (Morocco)

    Koutoubia Mosque

  19. Tongariro National Park (New Zealand)

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  20. Durham Cathedral (UK)

  21. Stonehenge (UK)

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  22. City of Bath (UK)

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  23. Liverpool – Maritime Mercantile City (UK)

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  24. Halong Bay (Vietnam) Halong Bay

  25. Central Sector of the Imperial Citadel of Thang Long – Hanoi (Vietnam)

    Hanoi

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11 thoughts on “My UNESCO List

  1. Great idea Ellis! I just counted and I’ve visited 17, although admittedly most of them were in England where I live haha!

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