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"What is this?" (P7): Borobudur Temple, Indonesia

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After seeing beautiful sunrise at Mangunan Fruit Garden, I and my friend – N got back to the car and drove to Borobudur Temple – UNESCO World Heritage. 286 more words

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43. Russia: Moscow

The Cathedral of Vasily the Blessed, known as Saint Basil’s Cathedral, is a Russian Orthodox church in Moscow built by Ivan the Terrible in the 16th century. 112 more words

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Cultural Property (Armed Conflicts) Bill: A summary

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The Cultural Property (Armed Conflicts) Bill (the “Bill”) was announced in the Queen’s speech and received its first reading in the House of Lords on 19 May 2016. 664 more words

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Open Palace Program: Bath, Part III

On the third day of OPP, we were treated to a tour and workshop at No. 1 Royal Crescent, the re-created Georgian town house museum at Bath’s most famous housing landmark. 368 more words

Travels

Budapest is Marvelous River Romance

The Danube river flows beautifully down the center of this city of architectural delights in Hungry. Budapest was formed in 1873 through the joining of Buda, Pest and Old Buda. 857 more words

Culture

Istanbul Declaration on the Protection of World Heritage

On July 11 the Istanbul Declaration on the Protection of World Heritage was unanimously adopted. World Heritage Committee Member States adopted the Istanbul Declaration on the Protection of World Heritage during the 40th Session of the UNESCO Committee, being organised in Istanbul under the chairmanship of Turkey. 83 more words

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