Mistaken Point Fossils
Posted in Canada, North America

Mistaken Point Newfoundland

Mistaken Point Ecological Reserve is a wild area in Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, that was designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2016.

Mountain Goat, Tatshenshini Alsek Park Canada
Posted in Canada, North America

Tatshenshini Alsek Provincial Park

Tatshenshini Alsek Provincial Park, Canada, is a UNESCO World Heritage Site that is part of the Kluane-Wrangell-St. Elias-Glacier Bay-Tatshenshini-Alsek park system

Dall Sheep, Alaska mountain, Wrangell St Elias
Posted in USA, North America

Wrangell St Elias National Park

Wrangell-St. Elias National Park in Alaska is the largest national park in the US with over 13 million acres, a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1979.

Monticello Thomas Jefferson's Home
Posted in USA, North America

Monticello Thomas Jefferson

Monticello Thomas Jefferson: Monticello and the University of Virginia in Charlottesville were added to the list of World Heritage Sites by UNESCO in 1987.

Taliesin West Frank Lloyd Wright Architecture Photo
Posted in USA, North America

Frank Lloyd Wright Architecture

The 20th-Century Architecture of Frank Lloyd Wright is a group of eight buildings across the United States that are all UNESCO World Heritage Sites.

Crandell Lake in Waterton Glacier International Peace Park
Posted in North America, Canada, USA

Waterton Glacier International Peace Park

Waterton Glacier International Peace Park, includes Waterton Lakes National Park in Canada and Glacier National Park in the US, are UNESCO World Heritage Sites.

Basilica San Pietro in Vatican City
Posted in Europe

Vatican City

Vatican City, one of Christianity’s holiest sites and a symbol of a long spiritual journey, was designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1984.

Magnetic Hill R2067
Posted in Travel

Leh Ladakh

Leh was the capital of Ladakh, an Indian kingdom in the Himalayas. The town is dominated by the ruined Leh Palace, which was once the residence of Ladakh’s royal family.

Etruscan Artwork in the Etruscan Necropolises of Cerveteri and Tarquinia, Italy
Posted in Italy, Europe

Etruscan Necropolises

Etruscan Necropolises of Cerveteri and Tarquinia show how people were buried in different ways from the 9th century BC to the 1st century BC in Italy.

Sant Apollinare Nuovo, Ravenna, Italy Heritage
Posted in Italy, Europe

Ravenna Italy

Ravenna was the 5th-century Roman capital. It was Byzantine Italy’s capital from 6th to 8th centuries and became a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1996.

Chapel Vitaleta in Val d'Orcia
Posted in Italy, Europe

Val d’Orcia

Val d’Orcia, Tuscany, a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 2004, blends nature, history, and art in Italy during the time of the Etruscans.

Christmas Village during the holiday season
Posted in Society

Christmas History

Christmas is a religious holiday observed on December 25. Cultural and commercial events occur worldwide. For 2,000 years, everyone has celebrated it.