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World Heritage Day 2019: 7 Must visit places that will leave you amazed

DECCAN CHRONICLE. | ARPITA HALDER

Published : Apr 18, 2019, 12:57 pm IST
Updated : Jul 6, 2019, 3:32 pm IST
We are surrounded by numerous beautiful UNESCO World Heritage sites that take us back to the glory of bygone era and serves as a mirror to reflect on the future. Add these destinations to your travel bucket list and get ready to be amazed. (Photo: Palace and Gardens of Schönbrunn, Austria, Instagrammed by @thenaveensoni)
We are surrounded by numerous beautiful UNESCO World Heritage sites that take us back to the glory of bygone era and serves as a mirror to reflect on the future. Add these destinations to your travel bucket list and get ready to be amazed. (Photo: Palace and Gardens of Schönbrunn, Austria, Instagrammed by @thenaveensoni)
Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus (India) – Formerly known as the Victoria Terminus Station, it is an exemplary example of the Victorian Gothic Revival architecture. (Photo: Instagrammed by @thenaveensoni)
Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus (India) – Formerly known as the Victoria Terminus Station, it is an exemplary example of the Victorian Gothic Revival architecture. (Photo: Instagrammed by @thenaveensoni)
Historic Centre of Brugge (Belgium) – The structure highlights the significant stages in the commercial and cultural fields of medieval Europe. (Photo: Instagrammed by @thenaveensoni)
Historic Centre of Brugge (Belgium) – The structure highlights the significant stages in the commercial and cultural fields of medieval Europe. (Photo: Instagrammed by @thenaveensoni)
Yosemite National Park (USA) – An exceptional natural beauty, the Park illustrates the effect of glacial erosion of granite bedrocks. (Photo: Pixabay)
Yosemite National Park (USA) – An exceptional natural beauty, the Park illustrates the effect of glacial erosion of granite bedrocks. (Photo: Pixabay)
Hampi (India) – The monuments in Hampi represent the last great Hindu Kingdom of Vijaynagar and is one of the major tourist attractions in the Karnataka. (Photo: Instagrammed by @thenaveensoni)
Hampi (India) – The monuments in Hampi represent the last great Hindu Kingdom of Vijaynagar and is one of the major tourist attractions in the Karnataka. (Photo: Instagrammed by @thenaveensoni)
La-Grande Palace (Belgium) – It is considered to be an architectural jewel that illustrates the eclectic blend of architecture and artistic styles. (Photo: Instagrammed by @thenaveensoni)
La-Grande Palace (Belgium) – It is considered to be an architectural jewel that illustrates the eclectic blend of architecture and artistic styles. (Photo: Instagrammed by @thenaveensoni)
Hallstatt-Dachstein/Salzkammergut Cultural Landscape (Austria) ¬- The alpine landscape is a visual drama for the spectators and is of scientific significance. (Photo: Instagrammed by @thenaveensoni)
Hallstatt-Dachstein/Salzkammergut Cultural Landscape (Austria) ¬- The alpine landscape is a visual drama for the spectators and is of scientific significance. (Photo: Instagrammed by @thenaveensoni)
Nelson’s Monument (Scotland) – Perched high on Calton Hill, this monument provides the best panoramic view of the city. (Photo: Instagrammed by @thenaveensoni)
Nelson’s Monument (Scotland) – Perched high on Calton Hill, this monument provides the best panoramic view of the city. (Photo: Instagrammed by @thenaveensoni)

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