To see with their own eyes: the new UNESCO sites
• Seeing with my own eyes: the new UNESCO sites
Each year, the already monumental UNESCO replenished with new objects. Session experts considers natural and manmade attractions to approve them in such a high rank. In July 2016 the Commission took as many as 8 new objects - each of them is really worth to include in your list of places to see in a lifetime.
Sanganeb National Park
The National Park is a coral island, located 25 kilometers off the coast of Sudan. The UNESCO list also includes Dungonab bay and islands Mekovar, famous for its mangrove forests.
Kanchenjunga Mountain range
The huge national park can surprise even the seasoned traveler. It has everything that the heart desires - wide valleys, deep lakes, mountains and ancient forests. On the territory of Kanchenjunga is even a glacier, and local residents consider this place sacred.
The architecture of Le Corbusier
Constructivist Le Corbusier worked in dozens of countries. His architectural works can be seen in Argentina, Belgium, France, Germany, India, Switzerland and Japan. Since July of this year, they are among the UNESCO monuments.
The desert Dasht-e Lut
Dasht-e Lut desert is considered to be the hottest place on the planet. The local temperature is often crosses over 70 degrees Celsius, and in some particularly dry areas are unable to survive even bacteria.
Macedonian king Philip II founded this complex back in 357 BC. The town occupies a strategic location on the trade route between Europe and Asia. It was here, according to tradition, the Apostle Paul has created one of the first Christian communities.
The monumental medieval tombstones "Stechkov"
Bosnia and Herzegovina
These cemeteries are located in just four countries: Bosnia, Herzegovina, Croatia, Montenegro and Serbia. The so-called "Stechkov" are made of limestone and decorated with intricate carvings typical of the culture of medieval Europe.
Shennongjia Forest District
Even central China still has a place uninhabited by man. In the area of Shennongjia preserved several species of rare animals: Chinese Giant Salamander, Golden snub-nosed monkey golden snub-nosed monkey, clouded leopard, leopard and Himalayan black bear.
Archipelago Revillagigedo Islands
The archipelago is formed by four volcanic islands: Clarion, San Benedicto, Roca Partido and Socorro. Last in 1994 recognized biosphere reserve, the territory of which prohibited any human activity.