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Burma after the return of tourism - Telegraph.co.uk

Burma after the return of tourism - Telegraph.co.uk | Global Cultural Heritage | Scoop.it
As Burma goes to the polls, our expert looks at how, after Aung San Suu Kyi welcomed tourists back, visitor spending is now directly helping local people
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20 great places to travel this fall - CNN International

20 great places to travel this fall - CNN International | Global Cultural Heritage | Scoop.it
Summer's over -- finally! Now we get to the best time of year to hit the road.
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'Nongak' added to UNESCO list

'Nongak' added to UNESCO list | Global Cultural Heritage | Scoop.it
Exuberant sounds, dizzily swinging heads and colorful parades are a common scene associated with nongak, a form of traditional farmers' music that has now to be inscribed on the UNESCO Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of...
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10 Emerging Destinations for Intrepid Travelers

10 Emerging Destinations for Intrepid Travelers | Global Cultural Heritage | Scoop.it
While not for the faint of heart, these 10 destinations are sure to reward brave travelers with the trip of a lifetime.
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7 Amazing African Trips for Every Traveler

7 Amazing African Trips for Every Traveler | Global Cultural Heritage | Scoop.it
The continent of Africa has a little something for everyone, whatever your traveling tastes may be. Here, we've chosen seven great destinations that would be pe
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most beautiful castles in Spain

most beautiful castles in Spain | Global Cultural Heritage | Scoop.it
Spain and its castles offer a fantastic perspective over the history of the country. There is a very high concentration of castles in both Castillas and, overall in Spain, over 2,500 castles are to be found
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Piromusical 2014

Piromusical 2014 | Global Cultural Heritage | Scoop.it
This year the Piromusical 2014 is on the 24th September at 22.00h, at its usual location in Avenue Maria Cristina. But what exactly are you going to see?
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Ancient rock churches put Ethiopia back on tourist map

Ancient rock churches put Ethiopia back on tourist map | Global Cultural Heritage | Scoop.it
The world heritage site of Lalibela is key to Addis Ababa's plans to banish images of famine and boost visitor numbers
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The History of St. Barth

The History of St. Barth | Global Cultural Heritage | Scoop.it
For those of you who are wondering about the origins of tiny, St. Barth, here’s a summary: St. Barth’s history is long, tumultuous – and fascinating. St. Barth was originally inhabited by Arawak Indians (who called it Ouanalao); they were followed by the Caribs, who greeted Christopher Columbus when he arrived in 1493. He named…
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Ancient Cities That Remain a Mystery to This Very Day - The Beauty of Travel

Ancient Cities That Remain a Mystery to This Very Day - The Beauty of Travel | Global Cultural Heritage | Scoop.it
Our world is filled with ancient cities that have experienced mysterious falls and have been Read more
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Extraordinary rainbows of the natural world

Extraordinary rainbows of the natural world | Global Cultural Heritage | Scoop.it
Five kaleidoscopic visions that streak the sky and bubble from the earth.
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The Most Underrated Places in the World

The Most Underrated Places in the World | Global Cultural Heritage | Scoop.it
Instead of traveling to the same overpopulated destinations, try something new by checking out a few of the most underrated places in the world.
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Could Iran be the top tourism destination of 2016? - Daily Mail

Could Iran be the top tourism destination of 2016? - Daily Mail | Global Cultural Heritage | Scoop.it
The historic nuclear deal between Iran and six world powers means fresh dynamics in the Middle East, with the country's vice-president anticipating a wave of visitors.
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La Roque Gageac

La Roque Gageac | Global Cultural Heritage | Scoop.it
Interested in La Roque Gageac? Here you will find a complete virtual visit including beautiful photos, videos and advices.
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Incredible images capture dazzling symmetry of Iran’s mosques

Incredible images capture dazzling symmetry of Iran’s mosques | Global Cultural Heritage | Scoop.it
(CNN) – It’s a side of Iran the rest of the world doesn’t normally get to see — the kaleidoscopically brilliant interiors of the country’s intricately designed mosques.
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Croatian Culture: UNESCO’s Intangible Cultural Heritage

Croatian Culture: UNESCO’s Intangible Cultural Heritage | Global Cultural Heritage | Scoop.it
Get a deeper understanding into Croatian Culture through the UNESCO’s Intangible Cultural Heritage list.
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Top 10 Nocturnal Festivals - Travel - National Geographic

Top 10 Nocturnal Festivals - Travel - National Geographic | Global Cultural Heritage | Scoop.it
Top 10 Nocturnal Festivals from National Geographic
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What should I absolutely not do when visiting your country?

What should I absolutely not do when visiting your country? | Global Cultural Heritage | Scoop.it
Local etiquette trips up even the savviest travellers – so Quora respondents weighed in with some of the worst mistakes to make abroad.
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Slave Route Project: Lessons from the past, Values for the future | United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization

Slave Route Project: Lessons from the past, Values for the future | United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization | Global Cultural Heritage | Scoop.it
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Top 21 under-the-radar destinations

Top 21 under-the-radar destinations | Global Cultural Heritage | Scoop.it
From Canada’s Yukon wilderness to the mountaintops of India, these unconventional holiday destinations will lead you off the beaten path and onto an adventure all your own.
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Where is the seventh Celtic nation?

Where is the seventh Celtic nation? | Global Cultural Heritage | Scoop.it
Galicia, an autonomous region on Spain’s rugged northwestern coast, is home to ancient relics, pagan myths and a vibrant, living history unlike anywhere else in the world.
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10 Weirdest Bridges in the World (PHOTOS) - weather.com

10 Weirdest Bridges in the World (PHOTOS) - weather.com | Global Cultural Heritage | Scoop.it
These marvels of engineering curl, tilt and even breathe fire.
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4 enchanting British castles for a magical Summer - A Luxury Travel Blog

4 enchanting British castles for a magical Summer - A Luxury Travel Blog | Global Cultural Heritage | Scoop.it
Whether you’re a history buff or not, there’s something inherently magical about castles. Maybe it’s the romance of fairy tale and folklore, or the lure of dramatic stories of siege and battle – stepping into these slices of the past always seems to captivate both children and adults alike. Fortunately, Britain’s cities and countryside are …
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