World Heritage Sites in Africa

The importance of World Heritage sites in Africa cannot be underestimated. World Heritage sites belong to all the peoples of the world, irrespective of the territory on which they are located. These 89 UNESCO World Heritage listings ensure that Africa's natural & cultural heritage is protected from greedy governments and commercial exploitation in perpetuity, thus ensuring enjoyment of these sites for future generations of locals and tourists alike.
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Albania World Heritage Site: Butrint

Albania World Heritage Site: Butrint

Algeria World Heritage Site: Al Qal'a of Beni Hammad

Algeria World Heritage Site: Al Qal'a of Beni Hammad

Albania World Heritage Site: Historic Centres of Berat and Gjirokastra

Albania World Heritage Site: Historic Centres of Berat and Gjirokastra

Algeria World Heritage Site: Djémila

Algeria World Heritage Site: Djémila

Algeria World Heritage Site: Kasbah of Algiers

Algeria World Heritage Site: Kasbah of Algiers

Algeria World Heritage Site: Timgad

achaosofdesire: Timgad (called Thamugas or Tamugadi in old Berber) was a Roman colonial town in the Aurès Mountains of Algeria, founded by the Emperor Trajan around AD The full name of the town was Colonia Marciana Ulpia Traiana Thamugadi

Algeria World Heritage Site: Tipasa

Algeria World Heritage Site: Tipasa

Belize World Heritage Site: Barrier Reef Reserve System

The Belize Barrier Reef Reserve System lies about half a mile off the winward side of the island. It is the longest barrier reef in the Western Hemisphere and the second longest in the world

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