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.
Best Things To Do In Bélem, Lisbon’s UNESCO Neighborhood
Here’s my guide to the top attractions and best things to do and see in Belem. Belem is an architecturally-rich suburb of Lisbon. It’s an easy mini day trip from
Guide To The Monuments Of The Roman Forum: The Epicenter Of Ancient Rome
Here’s my guide to 18 must see monuments, attractions, and ruins in the Roman Forum in Rome, with tips for visiting. The Roman Forum is an absolute must visit attraction
30 Must Visit Ancient Roman Ruins And Archaeological Sites In Rome
Here’s my guide to 30 must see Roman ruins, archaeological sites, and historic landmarks in Rome Italy. If you’re a history buff, these ruins are must visit attractions in Rome.
Ultimate Guide To the Pantheon in Rome Italy
Here’s my guide to visiting the Pantheon in Rome Italy, with must know tips for visiting. Without a doubt, the Pantheon is the most famous and best preserved monument from
Visiting The Historic Palazzo Vecchio in Florence, The Complete Guide
Here’s my guide to visiting the Palazzo Vecchio. The palace is the civic heart of Florence and one of its most hallowed historic sites. The Palazzo Vecchio is a doughty
Ultimate Guide To The Basilica of San Lorenzo In Florence
Here’s my complete guide to the Basilica of San Lorenzo in Florence Italy. I tell you everything to see inside and give you must know tips for visiting and getting
Guide To Orvieto Cathedral, A Stunning UNESCO Site In Umbria
The medieval town of Orvieto is perched on a plateau above a green wine- growing valley. Its piece de resistance is its magnificent cathedral, a marvel of theatricality. Begun in 1290, Orvieto
Best Things To Do In Assisi, Umbria’s Pilgrimage Town
Assisi is a beautiful UNESCO-listed town in Umbria perched on Mount Subasio. In this Assisi travel guide, I cover the top attractions and best things to do and see in
Guide To Pienza Italy, Things To Do In Tuscany’s Renaissance Town
Here’s my guide to visiting Pienza Italy, a stunning UNESCO-listed town in Tuscany. You’ll find all the top attractions and best things to do in Pienza. Pienza is located in
Is Stonehenge Worth Visiting? Must Know Tips And What To Expect
Stonehenge is one of the Europe’s most important Neolithic landmarks. It may be the world’s most famous stone circle. It’s older than the Egyptian pyramids and still largely a mystery.