As of 2021, there are a total of 1,154 UNESCO World Heritage Sites in the world. UNESCO stand for United Nations Education Scientific, and Cultural Organization. These UNESCO sites include some of the world’s most iconic landmarks, monuments, and natural wonders.
UNESCO sites reflect our humanity and rich history. They are either significant cultural complexes or natural assets. Once inscribed on the UNESCO list, these sites are protected and conserved by international convention. My blog focuses on cultural UNESCO sites. To date, I have visited hundreds of UNESCO sites. I’m always on the UNESCO trail.
Here are my guides to the best UNESCO sites in Europe and the United States. In Europe, the most UNESCO sites are in Italy (59), Spain (49), and France (41). The Unites States has 24 UNESCO sites.
St. Mark’s Cathedral stands as an awe-inspiring showcase of Italo-Byzantine architecture. This basilica’s story began with a purpose: to honor Saint Mark with a majestic home for his relics. Inside,
Planning a visit to Venice and and looking for a guide to the Doge’s Palace? I’ve got you covered! For centuries, the Doge’s Palace served as the governmental hub of
Tucked away just south of the renowned Amalfi Coast lies the town of Paestum, a vivid testament to Italy’s ancient history. If you’re gearing up for a visit, this is
Looking for the most iconic viewpoint on the Amalfi Coast? Head to the Villa Cimbrone in Ravello, with this ultimate guide. The villa is part of the Amalfi Coast’s UNESCO
Here’s my guide to visiting one of the world’s most exciting ancient wonders, Pompeii. Pompeii is a UNESCO-listed archaeological site located just 30 minutes from Naples. It was once a
Here’s my guide to visiting Amalfi Cathedral, also known as the Duomo di Sant’Andrea. It’s a magnificent church located in the heart of the coastal town of Amalfi Italy. The
If you’re planning a trip to Florence, be sure to include a visit to the magnificent Pitti Palace on your itinerary. This guide will give you an overview of 20
If you’re an art lover planning a trip to Italy, be sure to include the town of Ravenna on your itinerary. Ravenna is home to some of the world’s most
If you’re planning a trip to Tuscany, the charming city of Pisa should definitely be on your itinerary. From the iconic Leaning Tower to the stunning Piazza dei Miracoli, Pisa