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Important historic sites covering Unesco, historic monuments and other national treasures in the United States from internationally from around the world worth visiting

Calle Crisologo in Vigan City

Must-see Vigan tourist spots, Ilocos Sur

Must-see Vigan tourist spots, Ilocos Sur   Vigan city in Ilocos Sur, located in the northwest region of Luzon in the Philippines is a beautiful Spanish colonial city. The city takes pride in its colonial past while mixing in some quirky, new and fascinating places to visit in the city and region.  If you are looking for something […]

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3 days in Munich - what to see and do

3 days in Munich

3 days in Munich – what to see and do   By Guest blogger Christoph Ruzicka with Eco Backpacking     Munich, the capital of Bavaria, is mostly known for hosting the annual Oktoberfest. However, the famous beer festival is not the only reason to visit. It’s easy to get lost wandering through the historic […]

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Theravadin temple built by Mahabodhi Society of India

Travel Photo postcard – Buddha’s birthplace Lumbini

A sense of place – Buddha’s birthplace in Lumbini Lumbini located on the southwestern region of Nepal, along the Terai lowlands is a subtropical area located close to India border. As an important pilgrimage site, the entire area is a Unesco World Heritage site along with other world Buddhist organizations that have created monasteries in honor of the Buddha’s […]

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