The UNESCO Sites We Have Visited On Our Travels

As of this blog post, we have been to over 60 UNESCO Sites in 60+ Countries on 6 Continents. I actually had not started counting the UNESCO Sites until just recently so I decided to compile some of our favourite UNESCO Sites on this blog post! There are actually 1050 total UNESCO Sites and we have been to about 70 altogether. They are divided into Cultural & Natural (and mixed). So far, on our current #DaddyBloggerWorld Tour we have seen the following 7 UNESCO Sites:

1) Historical Centre of Macau, China
2) Maropeng, Johannesburg in South Africa
3) Robben Island, Cape Town in South Africa
4) Iguazu Falls in Argentina
5) Salvador, Brazil
6) Olinda, Brazil
7) Paramaribo, Suriname

Here’s our 20 favourite UNESCO Sites (the first group are monuments, the second group are natural attractions, and the third group are historic towns in Europe, Asia, and South America):

1) Pyramids of Giza in Egypt
2) Petra in Jordan
3) Ankor Wat in Cambodia
4) Great Wall in China
5) Taj Mahal in India
6) Versailles Palace in Versailles, France
7) Cologne Cathedral in Cologne, Germany
8) Acropolis in Athens, Greece
9) Robben Island & Maropeng in South Africa
10) Iguazu Falls in Argentina/Brazil (shared border)
11) Great Barrier Reef in Australia
12) Rocky Mountains in Canada
13) Historical Town of Bruges, Brussel
14) Historical Towns of Vienna & Salzburg, Austria
15) Historical Town of Cesky Kromlov, Czech Republic
16) Historical Towns of Krakow & Warsaw, Poland
17) Historical Town of Lhasa, Pinyao, & Macau, China
18) Historical Towns of Nara & Kyoto in Japan
19) Historical Towns of Olinda & Salvador in Brazil
20) Historical Town Centre of Paramaribo, Suriname

I have listed ALL the UNESCO Heritage Sites below and the ones in RED are the countries and UNESCO Sites we have personally been to!! There are links to the Official UNESCO Site if you want to read about more about the individual sites!

Afghanistan

Albania

Algeria

Andorra

Antigua and Barbuda

Argentina

Armenia

Australia

Austria

Azerbaijan

Bahrain

Bangladesh

Barbados

Belarus

Belgium

Belize

Benin

Bolivia (Plurinational State of)

Bosnia and Herzegovina

Botswana

Brazil

Bulgaria

Burkina Faso

Cabo Verde

Cambodia

Cameroon

Canada

Central African Republic

Chad

Chile

China

Colombia

Congo

Costa Rica

Côte d’Ivoire

Croatia

Cuba

Cyprus

Czech Republic

Democratic People’s Republic of Korea

Democratic Republic of the Congo

Denmark

Dominica

Dominican Republic

Ecuador

Egypt

El Salvador

Estonia

Ethiopia

Fiji

Finland

France

Gabon

Gambia (the)

Georgia

Germany

Ghana

Greece

Guatemala

Guinea

Haiti

Holy See (The Vatican) 

Honduras

Hungary

Iceland

India

Indonesia

Iran (Islamic Republic of)

Iraq

Ireland

Israel

Italy

Jamaica

Japan

Jerusalem (Site proposed by Jordan)

Jordan

Kazakhstan

Kenya

Kiribati

Kyrgyzstan

Lao People’s Democratic Republic

Latvia

Lebanon

Lesotho

Libya

Lithuania

Luxembourg

Madagascar

Malawi

Malaysia

Mali

Malta

Marshall Islands

Mauritania

Mauritius

Mexico

Micronesia (Federated States of)

Mongolia

Montenegro

Morocco

Mozambique

Myanmar

Namibia

Nepal

Netherlands

New Zealand

Nicaragua

Niger

Nigeria

Norway

Oman

Pakistan

Palau

Palestine

Panama

Papua New Guinea

Paraguay

Peru

Philippines

Poland

Portugal

Qatar

Republic of Korea

Republic of Moldova

Romania

Russian Federation

Saint Kitts and Nevis

Saint Lucia

San Marino

Saudi Arabia

Senegal

Serbia

Seychelles

Singapore

Slovakia

Slovenia

Solomon Islands

South Africa

Spain

Sri Lanka

Sudan

Suriname

Sweden

Switzerland

Syria

Tajikistan

Thailand

The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia

Togo

Tunisia

Turkey

Turkmenistan

Uganda

Ukraine

United Arab Emirates

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

United Republic of Tanzania

United States of America

Uruguay

Uzbekistan

Vanuatu

Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)

Viet Nam

Yemen

Zambia

Zimbabwe