TITLE

Slovakia Gets Its 15 Minutes of Fame

AUTHOR(S)
LOVATO, KIMBERLEY
PUB. DATE
October 2013
SOURCE
National Geographic Traveler;Oct2013, Vol. 30 Issue 6, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers travels tips for Kosice, Slovakia which includes the ski resorts, UNESCO World Heritage sites and wooden churches.
ACCESSION #
89995206

 

Related Articles

  • Unesco rejects Palestinian heritage proposal. Feldinger, Lauren Gelfond // Art Newspaper;Jun2011, Issue 225, p31 

    The article reports on the decision of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (Unesco) to reject the Palestinian heritage proposal of the Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem for the World Heritage List in June 2011.

  • Lalibela, Ethiopia's 'New Jerusalem', is in mortal danger. Highet, Juliet // New African;Jul2013, Issue 530, p86 

    The article focuses on Lalibela, Ethiopia which was nominated as the World Heritage Site by the UNESCO. It mentions that it was declared as a site due to three criterion including three types of churches, the fact that King Lalibela built his capital as a New Jerusalem after conquests of...

  • The inspiration of the Sassi.  // Furniture/Today;3/1/2004 Supplement, Vol. 28, p29 

    This article presents information on Sassi, an ancient town of unusual beauty built into a craggy hillside, near Matera, Italy. Protected by UNESCO as part of the world's heritage, the Sassi is home to more than 100 rock-hewn churches, many of which still contain remnants of Latin and Byzantine...

  • Baroque churches of the Philippines. Villalon, Augusto Fabella // UNESCO Courier;Nov96, Vol. 49 Issue 11, p44 

    Provides information on the four architecturally outstanding Spanish Colonial churches of the Philippines which were listed on the World Heritage List. St. Augustine church in Paoay, Ilocos Norte; Our Lady of the Assumption in Santa Maria, Ilocos Sur; St. Augustine church in Intramuros, Manila;...

  • Ethiopia Africa's Holy Land. Williams, Stephen // New African;Jan2007, Issue 458, p94 

    The article describes attractions in Ethiopia, which is considered as having one of the richest historical sites and the largest number of World Heritage sites in Africa. Key attractions in the country include the town of Lalibela which has rock-hewn churches and the city of Aksum which keeps...

  • The role of World Heritage Sites in sustainable community development. Schneider, Hans // Architectus;2012, Vol. 32 Issue 2, p75 

    No abstract available.

  • Holy Britain. Clarke, Lindsay // British Heritage;Mar1998, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p46 

    Gives information on Canterbury, England where the foundations of the earliest English church was laid by St. Augustine, and is now a World Heritage Site. Details on the founding of the monastery at Lindisfarne in 635; Detailed information on the tensions between the Roman and Celtic...

  • Stair Master.  // Backpacker;Aug2009, Vol. 37 Issue 6, p96 

    The article presents clues to guess the name of one of UNESCO World Heritage sites.

  • Global warning. Wilkinson, Todd // National Parks;Mar/Apr96, Vol. 70 Issue 3/4, p34 

    Focuses on the role of the World Heritage Committee (WHC), an international treaty organization composed of 143 countries, in protecting natural and cultural wonders. Representation in the organization; Significant efforts and activities; Assessment of the environmental condition of various...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics