Tag: South America Places

South America Places. Historical Landmarks. UNESCO world heritage sites. Heritage places. Places of interest near me.

Itamaraty Palace is located in Brasilia, Brazil
Posted in Brazil, South America

Brasilia

Brasilia is the capital of both the Federal District of Brazil and the whole country. President Juscelino Kubitschek made it the new capital in 1960. It became a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1987.

Christ the Redeemer
Posted in Brazil, South America

Christ The Redeemer

Christ the Redeemer, or Cristo Redentor in Portuguese, is a huge statue of Jesus Christ on top of Mount Corcovado in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Iguaçú Falls of Iguaçu National Park Brazil
Posted in Brazil, South America

Iguaçú Falls Brazil

Iguaçu Falls, part of Iguaçu National Park in Paraná State, Brazil, shared with Iguazu National Park in Argentina, was a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1986.

Iguazu Falls Tours: IGU Brazil Airport
Posted in South America, Argentina, Brazil

Iguazu Falls Tours

Iguazu falls tours both sides: comprise Iguazu falls in Argentina and Iguaçu Falls in Brazil were designated as UNESCO World Heritage Sites in 1984 and 1986.

Rapa Nui National Park, Easter Island Chile
Posted in Chile, South America

Rapa Nui National Park

Rapa Nui National Park on Easter Island, located 2,500 miles east of Tahiti and 2,300 miles west of the coast of Chile, was a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1995.

Argentina Iguazu Falls of Iguazu National Park
Posted in Argentina, South America

Iguazu Falls Argentina

Iguazu National Park, or Iguazu Falls, is located in Misiones Province in the northeastern tip of Argentina and was a UNESCO World Heritage Site from 1984 onwards

Perito Moreno Glacier of Los Glaciares National Park
Posted in Argentina, South America

Perito Moreno Glacier

The Perito Moreno Glacier in Argentina’s Los Glaciares National Park, southwest Santa Cruz Province, was designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1981.

Machu Picchu Peru
Posted in Peru, South America

Machu Picchu Peru

Machu Picchu, the Inca Empire on the eastern slopes of the Andes in the upper Amazon basin of Peru, was a UNESCO World Heritage Site from 1983 onwards.

Christ the Redeemer
Posted in South America, World

South American Heritage

UNESCO world heritage sites south America. South American heritage. Historical sites in south America. Historic sites in south America.