New Providence

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New Providence Information Pays Bahamas Superficie 207 km² Population 248 948 hab. () Densité 1 202,65 hab./km² Fuseau UTC−05:00 Localisation 25°2′3″N 77°24′36″W modifier New Providence est une île des Bahamas. 1 Nassau  – Capitale des Bahamas (dernière mise à jour sept. 2019) Autres destinations[modifier] Adelaide (dernière mise à jour sept. 2019) 2 Cable Beach  (dernière mise à jour sept. 2019) 3 Lyford … Lire la suite­­

Baie d’Ha-Long

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Ha Long Bay Ha Long Bay, in the Gulf of Tonkin, includes some 1,600 islands and islets, forming a spectacular seascape of limestone pillars. Because of their precipitous nature, most of the islands are uninhabited and unaffected by a human presence. The site’s outstanding scenic beauty is complemented by its great biological interest. La description … Lire la suite­­

Bagan

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Bagan Lying on a bend of the Ayeyarwady River in the central plain of Myanmar, Bagan is a sacred landscape, featuring an exceptional range of Buddhist art and architecture. The seven components of the serial property include numerous temples, stupas, monasteries and places of pilgrimage, as well as archaeological remains, frescoes and sculptures. The property … Lire la suite­­

Babylone

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Babylon Situated 85 km south of Baghdad, the property includes the ruins of the city which, between 626 and 539 BCE, was the capital of the Neo-Babylonian Empire. It includes villages and agricultural areas surrounding the ancient city. Its remains, outer and inner city walls, gates, palaces and temples, are a unique testimony to one … Lire la suite­­

Baalbek

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Baalbek This Phoenician city, where a triad of deities was worshipped, was known as Heliopolis during the Hellenistic period. It retained its religious function during Roman times, when the sanctuary of the Heliopolitan Jupiter attracted thousands of pilgrims. Baalbek, with its colossal structures, is one of the finest examples of Imperial Roman architecture at its … Lire la suite­­