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UNESCO World Heritage Challenge: Frontiers of the Roman Empire

The Roman empire in the 2nd century AD stretched over 5,000km from the Atlantic coast of northern Britain, through Europe to the Black Sea, and from there to the Red Sea and across North Africa to the Atlantic coast. The … Continue reading

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UNESCO World Heritage Sites Challenge: Foz Côa Valley and Cave Art

The rock paintings of the Foz Côa valley, a UNESCO heritage site, is the largest open-air collection of Paleolithic art (dating from 29,000 to 20,000 years ago) in Europe. About five dozens art specimens are spread along the last 17 … Continue reading

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