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Favourite current and should-be World Heritage sites - mainly places I have been and some I hope to see

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The Great Barrier Reef, Australia - one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World One of the stops on our Big trip Places Around The World, Oh The Places You'll Go, Places To Travel, Places To Visit, Great Barrier Reef, Sunshine Coast Australia, Dream Vacations, Vacation Spots, Maui Vacation

Great Barrier Reef from the sky

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Abu-Simbel temple relocation, Egypt - due to the building of Aswan Dam Ancient Egyptian Art, Ancient Ruins, Ancient Artifacts, Ancient History, Art History, History Of Pyramids, Statue Art, Culture Art, Kairo

Robert M. Schoch: The Great Sphinx

The Sphinx is generally accepted to have been built along with the Pyramids of Giza around 2500 BC. But, the Sphinx today has a vertical weathering profile in the limestone trench surrounding it. This erosion, according to geology, could only be the result of prolonged rainfall, in contrast to the dry weather experienced in Egypt since 2500 BC. Based on the climatic evidence, a geologist at Boston University, estimated it between 9,000 to 12,000 years old, when climate was wetter

An poster sized print, approx mm) (other products available) - Exterior view ancient Kasbah of Ait Benhaddou UNESCO World Heritage Site, Morocco. - Image supplied by Fine Art Storehouse - poster sized print mm) made in the UK Places To Travel, Places To See, Ancient Ruins, Ancient Architecture, World Heritage Sites, North Africa, Beautiful Places, Scenery, Around The Worlds

the ancient kasbah of Ait Benhaddou UNESCO World Heritage Site, Morocco

the ancient kasbah of Ait Benhaddou, Morocco | UNESCO World Heritage Site

With its proximity to Victoria Falls and Chobe National Park, there are so many things to do in Livingstone, Zambia - you'll never run out of adventure. Oh The Places You'll Go, Places To Travel, Places To Visit, Beautiful World, Beautiful Places, Chobe National Park, Victoria Falls, Livingstone, Amazing Nature

Rainbow over the Victoria Falls during dry season (September) from the Zambian side - Zambia

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Athens, Greece, 1962 by Leonard Freed (Brooklyn, 23 ottobre 1929 – Garrison, 29 novembre Mykonos, Leonard Freed, Greek History, History Of Photography, Parthenon, Brooklyn, Athens Greece, Ancient Artifacts, Historical Pictures

Athens, Greece, 1962 by Leonard Freed (Brooklyn, 23 ottobre 1929 – Garrison, 29 novembre 2006)

Inside the Great Enclosure - Great Zimbabwe, Africa African History, African Art, Archaeological Site, Places Of Interest, Ancient Architecture, Africa Travel, World Heritage Sites, Continents, Wonders Of The World

098 - Inside the Great Enclosure

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WAITING by André Pipa “Mother Daughter” This was taken on Stone Town, Ilha de Moçambique, a World Heritage Site by Unesco Seychelles, Uganda, Stone Town, Out Of Africa, Travel Planner, Africa Travel, World Heritage Sites, Travel Inspiration, Nature Photography

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Mother & daughter... ... This was taken on Stone Town, Ilha de Moçambique, a World Heritage Site by Unesco

Photographic Print: The Grotto Temple of Abu Simbel, Seen from the Nile, Egypt, 1905 by Underwood & Underwood : Le Nil, Pyramids Egypt, Egyptian Mummies, Eilat, Old Egypt, Ancient Egyptian Art, Ancient History, Valley Of The Kings, World Heritage Sites

معبد أبو سمبل الكبير عام 1889 و العلم المثبت بالمركب هو علم مصر القديم في ذلك الوقت .

Circular wall of Great Zimbabwe. African Words, African Art, Out Of Africa, West Africa, Ap Art History 250, Zimbabwe Africa, Black History Facts, Thinking Day, African Culture

Circular wall of Great Zimbabwe. Southeastern Zimbabwe. Shona peoples. c. 1000–1400 C.E. Coursed granite blocks.

Tombs of The Mamluks: Cairo, Egypt Old Egypt, Ancient Egypt, Egypt Art, Islamic World, Islamic Art, Islamic Architecture, Art And Architecture, Pearl Harbor, Empire

Islamic Art and Quotes

Cairo in 1920 From the collection: Photos of Minarets Originally found on: khaste-irooni

Šarena Džamija - The Colorful Mosque of Tetovo Islamic Architecture, Art And Architecture, Architecture Details, Central Asia, Tile Art, Religious Art, Islamic Art, World Heritage Sites, Indian Art

Aq-Saray (Ak-Saray) Palace, Shakhrisabz (Shahrisabz, Шаҳрисабз, شهر سبز), Uzbekistan (O‘zbekiston, Ўзбекистон)

Please also visit my Photoblog at brohardphotography.blogspot.com Follow me and become Fan at Facebook Loïc Brohard Photography Aq-Saray Palace is Timur's Summer Palace, the “White Palace” was planned as the most grandiose of all Timur's constructions. It was started in 1380 by artisans deported by Timur from the recently-conquered Khwarezm. Unfortunately, only traces of its gigantic 65 m gate-towers survive, with blue, white and gold mosaics. Above the entry of the Ak-Saray are big…