The first monuments entered the Unesco World Heritage List

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Every year, around 25 global sites deemed to have “outstanding universal value” are added to UNESCO’s World Heritage list. There are now more than 1,000 sites to visit all over the world. Not bad, considering the original list, compiled in 1978, included only 12 entries.

There are still a few months till the newest members of the prestigious list are announced in June,

  1. L’Anse aux Meadows National Historic Park, Canada

     

  2. Nahanni National Park, Canada

  3. Galapagos, Ecuador

     

  4. Quito, Ecuador

  5. Simien National Park, Ethiopia

  6. Rock-Hewn Churches, Lalibela, Ethiopia

  7. Aachen Cathedral, Germany

  8. History Center of Krakow, Poland

  9. Bochnia Salt Mine, Poland

  10. Island of Goree, Senegal
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