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ISIS 'destroys' ancient UNESCO site shrines in Syria

ISIS seized control of Palmyra, a UNESCO World Heritage Site dating back 2,000 years, last month, prompting fears for the site’s survival.
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The Kasuga Taisha Shrine

During my last trip to Japan, my friends and I went on a quick day trip to Nara. We started out with the main tourist attractionsーKōfukuji temple (興福寺), five-story pagoda, and Tōdaiji temple (東大寺)ーstopping to take photos of the crazy amount of deer along the way. 552 more words