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April 7, 2016. Earth / Earth’s Legacy

7 Unforgettable Places

Places of peace, illustrated through the bonds of friendship and goodwill they weave between people across all borders

Cyril F. Kormos, Tim Badman, Russell A. Mittermeier, Bastian Bertzky

World Heritage Sites include the most spectacular land and seascapes on our planet, places whose beauty is so extraordinary, or whose features are so aweinspiring, that we respond instantly and viscerally.

1.- Yosemite National Park,  United States of America.

2.- El Pinacate and Gran Desierto de Altar Biosphere Reserve,  Mexico.

3.-Tikal National Park,  Guatemala.

4.- Historic Sanctuary of Machu Picchu,  Peru.

5.- Wadi Rum Protected Area,  Jordan.

6.- Golden Mountains of Altai,  Russian Federation.

7.- Great Barrier Reef,  Australia.


This is an excerpt from the CEMEX Nature Series Book Earth’s Legacy: Natural World Heritage (2015)


Earth’s Legacy

Natural World Heritage

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