Thursday, August 13, 2009

UNESCO World Heritage sites: the guide

This marvelous guide covers every UNESCO World Heritage site - all 878 of them. The World Heritage List includes properties forming part of the cultural and natural heritage which the World Heritage Committee considers as having outstanding universal value. Cyprus has 3 sites that have been given such classification - the city of Paphos, the painted churches in the Troodos region and the Neolithic settlement of Choirokhoitia.