UNESCO World Heritage sites – a collage


I’ve put together a list of all the UNESCO World Heritage sites that I’ve covered on this website. They make a nice collage of images if nothing else. 


UNESCO SITES: AFRICA

Ethiopia:

Lalibela

Biete Giyorgis, Lalibela, Ethiopia

Photo credit: Benjamin White


Gondar

Castles of Gondar, Ethiopia, 13

Photo credit: Benjamin White


Simien Mountains

Jinbar Waterfall, Simien Mtns, Ethiopia

Photo credit: Benjamin White


Kenya:

Lamu Old Town

Old Town, Lamu, Kenya

Photo credit: Benjamin White


Fort Jesus, Mombasa

Fort Jesus, Mombasa, Kenya

Photo credit: Amrita Ronnachit


Morocco:

Ksar of Aït Benhaddou

Aït Benhaddou, Morocco

Photo credit: Benjamin White


Rabat

Hassan Tower, Rabat, Morocco

Photo credit: Benjamin White


Senegal:

Île de Gorée

Île de Gorée, Senegal

Photo credit: Benjamin White


South Africa:

Robben Island

Robben Island, Cape Town, South Africa

Photo credit: Amrita Ronnachit


Tanzania:

Stone Town of Zanzibar

Stone Town at sunset, Zanzibar, Tanzania

Photo credit: Amrita Ronnachit


Ngorongoro Crater

Zebra and wildebeest, Ngorongoro Crater, Tanzania

Photo credit: Amrita Ronnachit


Mount Kilimanjaro

The Lava Tower, Day 4, Mt Kilimanjaro, Tanzania

Photo credit: Benjamin White


Uganda:

Kasubi Tombs, Kampala

Kasubi Tombs, Kampala. Uganda

Photo credit: Amrita Ronnachit






UNESCO SITES: ASIA

India:

Ellora Caves

Kailasa Temple, Ellora Caves, India

Photo credit: Amrita Ronnachit


Taj Mahal

The Taj Mahal, Agra, India

Photo credit: Benjamin White


Indonesia:

Borobudur

Stupas on the summit of Borobudur, Indonesia

Photo credit: Benjamin White


Prambanan

Sewu, Prambanan, Indonesia

Photo credit: Benjamin White


Japan:

Shirakawa-gō

Shirakawa-go, Japan

Photo credit: Amrita Ronnachit


Malaysia:

Gunung Kinabalu

Gunung Kinabalu, Malaysia

Photo credit: Benjamin White


Philippines:

San Agustin Church, Manila

San Agustin Church, Manila, Philippines

Photo credit: Benjamin White


Vigan

Crisologo Street, Vigan, Philippines

Photo credit: Benjamin White


Puerto Princesa Subterranean River National Park

Puerto Princesa, Philippines

Photo credit: Benjamin White


Tajikistan:

Tajik National Park (Mountains of the Pamirs)

Arid landscapes, Kyzyl Art Pass to Lake Karakul, Tajikistan

Photo credit: Benjamin White


Uzbekistan:

Bukhara

Kalyan Minaret, Bukhara, Uzbekistan

Photo credit: Amrita Ronnachit


Khiva

Rooftops, Khiva, Uzbekistan

Photo credit: Amrita Ronnachit


Samarkand

The Registan, Samarkand, Uzbekistan

Photo credit: Amrita Ronnachit






UNESCO SITES: MIDDLE EAST

Iran:

Bisotun

Statue of Herakles, Bisotun, Iram

Photo credit: Benjamin White


Pasargadae

Tomb of Cyrus, Pasargadae, Iran

Photo credit: Benjamin White


Persepolis

Gate of All Nations, Persepolis, Iran

Photo credit: Benjamin White


The Historic Hydraulic System of Shushtar

Shushtar, Iran

Photo credit: Amrita Ronnachit


Takht-e Soleyman

Takht-e Soleyman, Iran

Photo credit: Benjamin White


Chogha Zanbil

Chogha Zanbil, Iran

Photo credit: Amrita Ronnachit


Jordan:

Petra

Ad Deir, Petra, Jordan

Photo credit: Benjamin White


Oman:

The archaeological sites of al-Khutm, Bat, and al-Ayn

Al-Khutm, Bat, Al-Ayn, Oman

Photo credit: Benjamin White


Bahla Fort

Bahla Fort, Oman

Photo credit: Amrita Ronnachit


Turkey:

Aphrodisias

Tetrapylon, Aphrodisias, Turkey

Photo credit: Benjamin White


Istanbul

Istanbul skyline, Turkey

Photo credit: Benjamin White


Selimiye Mosque, Edirne

Selimiye Mosque, Edirne, Turkey

Photo credit: Benjamin White


Pamukkale

Pamukkale with ruins of Heiropolis, Turkey

Photo credit: Benjamin White






UNESCO SITES: SOUTH AMERICA

Argentina:

Los Glaciares National Park

The Wall, Perito Moreno Glacier, Argentina

Photo credit: Benjamin White


Brazil:

Rio de Janeiro

View from Corcovado, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Photo credit: Benjamin White


Iguazu Falls

Iguazu Falls, Brazil

Iguazu Falls, Brazil. Photo credit: Benjamin White


Chile:

Rapa Nui National Park

Moai, the Moai Quarry, Easter Island, Chile

The Moai Quarry, Easter Island. Photo credit: Benjamin White


Colombia:

San Agustín Archaeological Park

San Agustín, Colombia

San Agustín, Colombia. Photo credit: Amrita Ronnachit


Ecuador:

City of Quito

Quito, Ecuador

Quito, Ecuador. Photo credit: Benjamin White


Peru:

Chan Chan Archaeological Zone

Statue, Chan Chan, Peru

Chan Chan, Peru. Photo credit: Benjamin White


Machu Picchu

Machu Picchu, Peru

Machu Picchu, Peru. Photo credit: Amrita Ronnachit






UNESCO SITES: CENTRAL AMERICA

El Salvador:

Joya de Ceren Archaeological site

Joya de Ceren, El Salvador

Joya de Ceren, El Salvador. Photo credit: Benjamin White


Guatemala:

Tikal

The Great Plaza, Tikal, Guatemala

Tikal, Guatemala. Photo credit: Benjamin White


Honduras:

Copán

Hieroglyphic Stairway, Copan, Honduras

Copan, Honduras. Photo credit: Amrita Ronnachit


Nicaragua:

León Cathedral

Cathedral of León, Nicaragua

Cathedral of León, Nicaragua. Photo credit: Benjamin White


Panama:

Panama Viejo

Panama Viejo, Panama City

Panama Viejo, Panama. Photo credit: Benjamin White


Portobelo

Fort ruins UNESCO World Heritage in Danger, Portobelo, Panama

Portobelo, Panama. Photo credit: Amrita Ronnachit






UNESCO SITES: NORTH AMERICA

Mexico:

Campeche

Colonial buildings, Campeche, Mexico

Campeche, Mexico. Photo credit: Amrita Ronnachit


Chichen Itza

Chichen Itza, Mexico

Chichen Itza, Mexico. Photo credit: Benjamin White


Uxmal

The Pyramid of the Magician, Uxmal, Mexico

Uxmal, Mexico. Photo credit: Benjamin White






UNESCO SITES: EUROPE

Albania:

Berat

Town of Thousand Windows, Berat, Albania

Berat, Albania. Photo credit: Benjamin White


Azerbaijan:

Walled City of Baku and Maiden’s Tower

Maiden Tower, Baku, Azerbaijan

Baku, Azerbaijan. Photo credit: Benjamin White


Gobustan Rock Art Cultural Landscape

Gobustan, Azerbaijan

Gobustan, Azerbaijan. Photo credit: Amrita Ronnachit


Bosnia and Herzegovina:

Old Bridge Area of the Old City of Mostar

Diver jumping from the top of Stari Most, Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina. Photo credit: Benjamin White


Bulgaria:

Boyana Church, Sofia

Boyana Church, Sofia, Bulgaria

‘Interior view of the Boyana Church’ by Interact-Bulgaria, 2016. Available online at https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Boyana_Church_Mural_Paintings.jpg under a Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 4.0 International licence. Full terms at https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0/deed.en


Rila Monastery

Rila Monastery, Bulgaria

Rila Monastery, Bulgaria. Photo credit: Benjamin White


Thracian Tomb of Kazanlak

Thracian tomb, Kazanlak, Bulgaria

Kazanlak, Bulgaria. Photo credit: Benjamin White


Croatia:

Dubrovnik

Dubrovnik, Croatia

Dubrovnik, Croatia. Photo credit: Benjamin White


Czechia:

Český Krumlov

Český Krumlov, Czechia

Český Krumlov, Czechia. Photo credit: Benjamin White


Denmark:

Jelling Mounds; Runic Stones and Church

Jelling church, Denmark

Jelling, Denmark. Photo credit: Benjamin White


Kronborg Castle

Kronborg Castle, Denmark

Kronborg Castle, Denmark. Photo credit: Benjamin White


Finland:

Fortress of Suomenlinna

Suomenlinna, Finland

Photo credit: Benjamin White


Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia:

Ohrid

Lake Ohrid, Republic of Macedonia

Photo credit: Benjamin White


Georgia:

Upper Svaneti

Ushguli, Georgia

Photo credit: Amrita Ronnachit


Latvia:

Riga

House of the Blackheads, Riga, Latvia

Photo credit: Benjamin White


Lithuania:

Vilnius

Church of St Casimir, Vilnius, Lithuania

Photo credit: Benjamin White


Montenegro:

Kotor

Cathedral of Saint Tryphon, Kotor, Montenegro

Photo credit: Benjamin White


Poland:

Warsaw

Old Town, Warsaw, Poland

Photo credit: Benjamin White


Portugal:

Sintra

Palácio da Pena, Portugal

Photo credit: Benjamin White


Belém Tower, Lisbon

Belém Tower, Lisbon, Portugal

Photo credit: Benjamin White


Romania:

Sighișoara

Sighișoara, Romania

Photo credit: Benjamin White


Slovakia:

Spiš Castle

Spiš Castle, Slovakia

Photo credit: Benjamin White


Spain:

Segovia and its Aqueduct

Roman aqueduct, Segovia, Spain

Photo credit: Benjamin White


United Kingdom:

Stonehenge

Stonehenge, United Kingdom

Photo credit: Benjamin White

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