UNESCO World Heritage Sites I visited

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Canada

  1. Rideau Canal (2007)
  2. Canadian Rocky mountains park (1984)

Ecuador

Backpacking in Ecuador: Collection of my travel stories.

  1. City of Quito (1978)
  2. Sangay National Park (1983)
  3. Historic Centre of Santa Ana de los Ríos de Cuenca (1999)

India

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  1. Agra Fort, Agra, Uttar Pradesh (1983)
  2. Taj Mahal, Agra, Uttar Pradesh (1983)
  3. Churches and Convents of Goa, Goa (1986)
  4. Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus, Mumbai, Maharashtra (2004)
  5. Elephanta Caves, Mumbai, Maharashtra (1987)
  6. Humayun’s Tomb, Delhi (1993)
  7. Group of Monuments at Hampi, Karnataka (1986)
  8. Group of Monuments at Pattadakal, Karnataka (1987)
  9. Red Fort, Delhi (2007)

Israel

List of my consolidated travel stories: Scrolls from the Holy Land

  1. Masada (2001)
  2. Old City of Acre (2001)
  3. White City of Tel Aviv (2003)
  4. Baha’i Holy Places in Haifa and Western Galilee (2008)

Mexico

Explore Mexico through my stories: Mayans, Aztecs and Spaniards

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  1. Pre-Hispanic Town of Uxmal (1996)
  2. Pre-Hispanic City of Teotihuacan (1987)
  3. Pre-Hispanic City of Chichen-Itza (1988)
  4. Historic Centre of Puebla (1987)
  5. Historic Centre of Mexico City and Xochimilco (1987)
  6. Archaeological Monuments Zone of Xochicalco (1999)

Peru

Checkout all the places I went in Peru: Andean Explorations

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  1. City of Cuzco (1983)
  2. Historic Centre of Lima (1988)
  3. Historic Centre of the City of Arequipa (2000)
  4. Historic Sanctuary of Machu Picchu (1983)

Russia

My adventures in Russia: Rouble Chronicles

  1. Ensemble of the Novodevichy Convent (2004)
  2. Historic Centre of Saint Petersburg and Related Groups of Monuments (1990)
  3. Historic Monuments of Novgorod and Surroundings (1992)
  4. Architectural Ensemble of the Trinity Sergius Lavra in Sergiev Posad (1993)
  5. Kremlin and Red Square, Moscow (1990)
  6. White Monuments of Vladimir and Suzdal (1992)

Turkey

  1. Historic areas of Istanbul (1985)
  2. Hierapolis-Pamukkale (1988)
  3. Göreme National Park and the Rock Sites of Cappadocia (1985)

USA

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  1. Statue of Liberty (1984)

Author: Priyank

Traveller, musician, blogger, bureaucrat. In that order. I'm very interested in trying new things and my interests are diverse. Food, people, places, technologies - I like them all. Whatever I do, I approach life with optimism and strive to make each day happy and fruitful.

9 responses to “UNESCO World Heritage Sites I visited”

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  8. […] Parliament Hill, notable museums (e.g. Museum of Nature, Museum of Civilization), Byward Market, Rideau canal, etc. I hope to visit again during Winterlude, the winter festival, to enjoy what Ottawa does best: […]

  9. […] – Banff, Jasper, Kootenay and Yoho – and three adjacent provincial parks are Natural UNESCO World Heritage sites since […]

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