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Favourite current and should-be World Heritage sites - mainly places I have been and some I hope to see

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The Great Barrier Reef, Australia - one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World

Great Barrier Reef from the sky

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Rainbow over Victoria Falls - Zambia, Africa

Rainbow over the Victoria Falls during dry season (September) from the Zambian side - Zambia

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Athens, Greece, 1962 by Leonard Freed (Brooklyn, 23 ottobre 1929 – Garrison, 29 novembre 2006)

Athens, Greece, 1962 by Leonard Freed (Brooklyn, 23 ottobre 1929 – Garrison, 29 novembre 2006)

Inside the Great Zimbabwe Enclosure by Mark Abel, via Flickr

098 - Inside the Great Enclosure

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Mother & daughter... ... This was taken on Stone Town, Ilha de Moçambique, a World Heritage Site by Unesco

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Mother & daughter... ... This was taken on Stone Town, Ilha de Moçambique, a World Heritage Site by Unesco

معبد أبو سمبل الكبير عام 1889 و العلم المثبت بالمركب هو علم مصر القديم في ذلك الوقت .

معبد أبو سمبل الكبير عام 1889 و العلم المثبت بالمركب هو علم مصر القديم في ذلك الوقت .

Circular wall of Great Zimbabwe. Southeastern Zimbabwe. Shona peoples. c. 1000–1400 C.E. Coursed granite blocks.

Circular wall of Great Zimbabwe. Southeastern Zimbabwe. Shona peoples. c. 1000–1400 C.E. Coursed granite blocks.

Aq-Saray (Ak-Saray) Palace, Shakhrisabz (Shahrisabz, Шаҳрисабз, شهر سبز), Uzbekistan (O‘zbekiston, Ўзбекистон)

Aq-Saray (Ak-Saray) Palace, Shakhrisabz (Shahrisabz, Шаҳрисабз, شهر سبز), Uzbekistan (O‘zbekiston, Ўзбекистон)

Please also visit my Photoblog at brohardphotography.blogspot.com Follow me and become Fan at Facebook Loïc Brohard Photography Aq-Saray Palace is Timur's Summer Palace, the “White Palace” was planned as the most grandiose of all Timur's constructions. It was started in 1380 by artisans deported by Timur from the recently-conquered Khwarezm. Unfortunately, only traces of its gigantic 65 m gate-towers survive, with blue, white and gold mosaics. Above the entry of the Ak-Saray are big letters…

Cairo in 1920 From  the collection: Photos of MinaretsOriginally found on: khaste-irooni

Islamic Art and Quotes

Cairo in 1920 From the collection: Photos of Minarets Originally found on: khaste-irooni