Tag: unesco

Dec 1, 2015

Picture of the Day: Autumn in Croatia

Picture of the Day: Autumn in Croatia

Seen here are just a few of the breathtaking waterfalls at Plitvice Lakes National Park in Croatia.

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Oct 16, 2015

Picture of the Day: Open Concept in St Lucia

Picture of the Day: Open Concept in St Lucia

Just one of the 32 ‘open wall’ rooms at the Ladera Resort, where every room comes with its own plunge pool.

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Sep 30, 2015

Picture of the Day: Morning Picchu

Picture of the Day: Morning Picchu

In this breathtaking capture by Simon Tong, we see the morning rays from the sun peeking through the clouds and shining upon Peru’s iconic Machu Picchu.

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Aug 17, 2015

Picture of the Day: Cheetah at Sunset

Picture of the Day: Cheetah at Sunset

In this photo by Arturo De Frias, we see a Cheetah (Acinonyx juvatus) silhouetted against a fiery sunset in the Oakavango Delta, Botswana.

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Aug 12, 2015

Picture of the Day: Sassi di Matera, Italy

Picture of the Day: Sassi di Matera, Italy

Across the canyon, we see the ancient city of Matera in southern Italy, where ancient cave dwellings date back over 9000 years.

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Jun 2, 2015

Picture of the Day: Water Walkway in Croatia

Picture of the Day: Water Walkway in Croatia

Seen here is one of the many water walkways at Plitvice Lakes National Park in Croatia. In 1979, Plitvice Lakes National Park was added to the UNESCO World Heritage register and was among the first natural sites added worldwide.

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May 2, 2015

Picture of the Day: Perfectly Framed

Picture of the Day: Perfectly Framed

Photograph by Diego Delso, Wikimedia Commons, CC-BY-SA 4.0 Seen here is the stunning Taj Mahal, perfectly framed by this nearby archway and captured by Diego Delso. The Taj Mahal (which literally translates to ‘crown of palaces’) is a white marble mausoleum located in Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India. It was built by Mughal emperor Shah…

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