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SRI LANKA CAPTIVATES PARIS “Guest of Honour” at the Diplomatic Garden Party on French National Day

Sri Lanka had the unprecedented distinction of being the “Guest of Honor” at the Gala Diplomatic Garden Party organized by the prestigious “Diplomatique” journal in celebration of the French National Day on July 14th. 1,233 more words

Sri Lanka Travel News

Some Quiet Days on the Grand Canyon's North Rim

(Posting only 2 months after the trip…)

I was driving south across the Kaibab Plateau along Route 67 as I watched the rain slowly turn to sleet and the sleet quickly turn to snow.  503 more words


They Might Be Giants

There are two things I immediately associate with the Netherlands: tulips and windmills. Since I was traveling there in summer, I knew I wouldn’t see tulips, but I did want to see windmills. 350 more words

Museums & Tours

The beautiful Everglades

Another notch in my UNESCO World Heritage Site belt! This time in the form of an absolutely gorgeous card from Judy in the USA (complete with alligator in the water)! 13 more words


Burma’s Culture Ministry Vows to Limit Building in Pyu Cities

RANGOON— Burma’s Ministry of Culture says it will restrict construction in heritage zones to preserve the three ancient cities recently listed as Unesco World Heritage Sites and other culturally important cites in the country. 497 more words


South Korea Itinerary | UNESCO World Heritage and Cultural Tour in Seoul

This is my second time in Seoul and I am visiting the city just to do a UNESCO World Heritage tour and a side-trip to some of its… 1,798 more words

Travel Guide

The UNESCO world heritage sites in Veneto | #1 Venice

The UNESCO world heritage sites in Italy are 49: more than any other country in the world. Among this 49, five are situated in Veneto. 740 more words