5 UNESCO World Heritage Site, Is Already Here? – How many UNESCO World Heritage sites that once you visit? The Sydney Opera House, the great wall of China or the pyramids in Egypt? All Landmarks that are generally related to the history and culture of the country.
The UNESCO World Heritage Committee has determined the list of over 900 Sites, UNESCO announced in 2011 that includes a variety of monuments, city and nature reserve.
And among the many UNESCO Sites, TravelWaw will review 5 of them, that we think deserve nih you visit. What’s it? Yuk refer to direct his review.
Central Amazon Conservation Complex, South America
It is undeniable, the area is a UNESCO World Heritage site. Forests, lakes, rivers and Islands are impressive, they all chime in the Central Amazon Conservation Complex. Biodiversity that inimitable, the Amazon rain forest is home to a collection of living plants and animal species in the world.
One square kilometers of rainforest it is said to contain more than a thousand species of trees. And in General, Amazon has more than tens of thousands of species of plants. There are about 800 different mammal species in the Amazon rainforest and several rare animals including the jaguar, ocelot and like monk saki. The Amazon Basin is the second longest river in the world and accounts for about 20 percent of the water is carried to the ocean.
A rich history, delicious cuisine and the rest of the city that was buried for more than 1500 years, which is why Pompeii should go in the list of UNESCO World Heritage sites are interesting to visit. Lost for more than 1500 years and rediscovered in 1749, Pompeii, buried under ash and rocks. The town history about life in the heyday of the Roman Empire is unmatched.
Pompeii is a city buried after the eruption of the volcano Vesuvius. The remains of the eruption can still be found throughout the site until now. Starting from human skeletons, animals until the remaining architectural structures. A large number of artifacts from Pompeii, now can be found in the Naples National Archaeological Museum. Any research results reveal that when Mount Vesuvius erupted, the inhabitants of Pompeii did not know if it was a volcano. Because, the volcano never erupted during 1800 years.
Giant’s Causeway, Northern Ireland
The results of volcanic eruptions in the form of 40 thousand columns nasal related can be found in Bushmills, Northern Ireland. Originally, it was part of a large volcanic plateau, hexagon-shaped columns and the height of approximately 12 meters.
Ancient City Of Ping Yao, China
This ancient city is a dream for travellers who want to explore the culture, art and history of China. In the end of Ming dynasty and Qing Ping Yao is the most important economic and Trade Center in China. It is home to the first commercial bank in China and even the location of the check is the first bank that was published (in China).
Featuring some of the most Han architecture well-maintained throughout China, the city has the best city wall with a length of approximately 6000 meters. Many of the buildings on the main streets of Ping Yao showing detail of architectural masterpieces that cannot be found in other ancient cities. And Interestingly, the bikes up to now is still the main means of transportation in Ping Yao because vehicles are restricted in the ancient city.
Taj Mahal, India
Built by a King in memory of istirnya, Taj Mahal is a symbol of eternal love you should visit. When his third wife, Mumtaz Mahal, died while giving birth to a child, the Mughal King Shah Jahan, very shattered and grieving. For the sake of the memory of his wife, he decided to build a mausoleum that now keeps the sarcophagus Mumtaz and Shah Jahan. More than 20,000 workers and 1,000 elephants were involved and the process of construction, and materials transported from all over the world to help complete.