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  • UNESCO declares Mura-Drava-Danube Biosphere Reserve

    UNESCO on Wednesday declared the Mura-Drava-Danube Transboundary Biosphere Reserve which spreads across Austria, Slovenia, Croatia, Hungary and Serbia, whereby this Amazon of Europe has become the biggest protected river area in Europe, the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) said. UNESCO declared the Mura-Drava-Danube region, which spreads over almost...
  • UNESCO HERITAGE Spring Procession of kraljice (queens) or ljelje from Gorjani

    Every year on Whitsunday the Spring Procession of kraljice (queens) or ljelje from Gorjani takes place in Gorjani near Đakovo, a protected intangible heritage inscribed on UNESCO’s Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity. The village Gorjani was invaded during the Turkish invasion. According to the legend,...
  • JOIN THE CONTEST Become a part of the UNESCO Creative Cities Network!

    Until 30 June, cities worldwide can submit their application to join the UNESCO Creative Cities Network. Created in 2004, the Network fosters international cooperation within and across cities of the world that have invested in culture and creativity as an accelerator of sustainable development. Today the Network brings together...
  • DON`T MISS THEM: 10 UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Croatia

    The crossroads between East and West, Central European and the southern spirit of the Mediterranean, Croatia has developed a wide artistic, literary and musical tradition over the years. A rich cultural heritage that lives beyond museums, churches and cathedrals, and places tourist love to visit. Today in Croatia we...
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    UNA National Park one step closer to UNESCO World Heritage List!

    At the meeting of the National Commission for UNESCO, the final document by which Milančev waterfall with a complex of waterfalls located in Una National Park, will be listed on the UNESCO World Heritage List was accepted. UNESCO World Heritage Sites were created in 1978 by the United Nations Educational,...
  • NEW UNESCO CULTURAL HERITAGE Croatian art of dry stone walling

    Croatia, Cyprus, France, Greece, Italy, Slovenia, Spain and Switzerland Inscribed on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity. View this post on Instagram #croatia🇭🇷 #senj #adria #bura #oldhouse #suhozid A post shared by Damjan Vrisk (@damjanvrisk) on Nov 20, 2018 at 12:04am PST The art of...