Tag Archives: UNESCO

Borobudur Temple:- Indonesia (Video Included)

There is no written record of who built Borobudur or of its intended purpose. The construction time has been estimated by comparison between carved reliefs on the temple’s hidden foot and the inscriptions commonly used in royal charters during the … Continue reading

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Socotra Island:-The Land of the Dragon Blood Tree (Video Included)

The Dragon blood tree is very unique and strange in appearance. This tree is named dragon blood because of its dark red resin. The tree produces berries that contain seeds, when these berries are ripe they are orange in colour. … Continue reading

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Castell:- Human Towers Spain (Video)

I thought this was fantastic, the way everyone is able to climb on top of each other, and of course there are some falls as well, and apparently there is always ambulances standing by just in case. In the video below … Continue reading

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Citadel Laferriere:- Haiti (Video Included)

The Citadelle Laferrière or, Citadelle Henry Christophe,  (in English, spelled Citadel), is a large mountaintop fortress located in northern Haiti, approximately 17 miles (27 km) south of the city of Cap-Haïtien and five miles (8 km) uphill from the town … Continue reading

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