Category: Africa

Africa Landmarks: UNESCO World Heritage Sites, with articles about landmarks, wildlife, famous historical monuments, places of interest, society.

Safari Okavango Delta
Posted in Botswana, Africa

Botswana Okavango Delta

Botswana’s Okavango Delta was named a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2014 and it has some of the best places to see animals in Africa.

Hathor Temple in Abu Simbel
Posted in Egypt, Africa

Egypt Landmarks

Egyptian landmarks include 7 UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Egypt. Travel and tourism in Egypt depends on historical sites in Egypt and monuments in Egypt.

Gold Mask of King Tutankhamun
Posted in Egypt, Africa

King Tutankhamun

Interesting Facts about King Tuts Tomb in Valley of Kings, Egypt, which was a UNESCO World Heritage Site from 1979 and is part of Ancient Thebes with its Necropolis.

Nefertari Tomb QV66, Valley of Queens
Posted in Africa, Egypt

Valley of Queens

Valley of Queens, including Luxor, Valley of Kings, Ancient Thebes with its Necropolis, and Karnak, Egypt, were a UNESCO World Heritage Site from 1979 onwards.

Hatshepsut Temple of Valley of Kings
Posted in Egypt, Africa

Valley of Kings

Valley of the Kings is within Ancient Thebes with its Necropolis, Egypt. Along with Luxor, Karnak, and the Valley of the Queens, they were UNESCO World Heritage Sites from 1979 on.

Luxor Temple, Ancient Thebes Egypt
Posted in Africa, Egypt

Ancient Thebes Egypt

Ancient Thebes with its Necropolis, including Luxor, Valley of Kings, Valley of Queens, and Karnak, Egypt, were a UNESCO World Heritage Site from 1979 onwards.

Matobo Hills Pictures, Kopje Zimbabwe
Posted in Africa, Zimbabwe

Matobo Hills

Matobo, also known as Matopos and commonly referred to as Matobo Hills, Zimbabwe, was a UNESCO World Heritage Site from 2003 onwards. It’s a swath of granite hills southeast of Bulawayo, Zimbabwe, sculpted into amazing patterns and deep valleys by river erosion.

Ethiopia Obelisk Axum
Posted in Ethiopia, Africa

Aksum Empire

Ethiopia’s Aksum Empire, or the Axum Empire, or simply Aksum, was home to the Aksum Kingdom and a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1980.

Nubian Pyramids, Sudan
Posted in Africa, Sudan

Pyramids of Meroe

Meroe, also known as Meroe Pyramids or Nubian Pyramids and colloquially as Meroe Sudan, are pyramids in Sudan that were designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2011

Delta Okavango Photo
Posted in Botswana, Africa

Okavango Delta Facts

Okavango Delta was added to the UNESCO World Heritage List in 2014. Some facts about the Okavango Delta that will make you want to go there.

Botswana Lions
Posted in World, Africa

Heritage in Africa

Heritage in Africa. UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Africa. Historical Sites in Africa. African Historical Sites. Africa UNESCO Sites. Heritage of Africa.

Al-Khazneh of Petra Jordan World Heritage Site
Posted in Africa, Asia, Europe, North America, Oceania, South America, World

World Heritage Sites

Top 10 Most Historical Places in the World. UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Historical Monuments of World with names. Most visited Historical Sites.