The Rice Terraces of the Cordilleras in the Philippines made it to the UNESCO World Heritage List in 1995.
Let’s see which places made it to the list for 2010. Have you been here?
World Heritage List of Sites in Danger: Bagrati Cathedral and Gelati Monastery (Georgia);
Rainforests of Atsinanana (Madagascar); Tombs of Buganda Kings (Uganda); Everglades National Park (United States of America)
The new mixed site is: Papahnaumokukea (United States of America)
New cultural sites: Australian Convict Sites (Australia); São Francisco Square in the Town of São Cristovão (Brazil); Historic Monuments of Dengfeng, in the “Centre of Heaven and Earth” (China); Episcopal City of Albi (France); Jantar Mantar (India); Sheikh Safi al-Din Kh?neg?h and Shrine Ensemble in Ardabil (Islamic Republic of Iran); Tabriz Historical Bazaar Complex (Islamic Republic of Iran); Bikini Atoll, Nuclear Test Site (Marshall Islands); Camino Real de Tierra Adentro (Mexico); Prehistoric Caves of Yagul and Mitla in the Central Valley of Oaxaca (Mexico); Seventeenth-century Canal Ring Area inside the Singelgracht, Amsterdam (Netherlands); Historic Villages of Korea: Hahoe and Yangdong (Republic of Korea); At Turaif District in ad-Dir’iyah (Saudi Arabia); Proto-Urban site of Sarazm (Tajikistan); Imperial Citadel of Thang Long-Hanoi (Viet Nam)
New natural sites: China Danxia (China); Pitons, Cirques and Remparts of Reunion Island (France); Phoenix Islands Protected Area (Kiribati); Putorana Plateau (Russian Federation);
Central Highlands of Sri Lanka (Sri Lanka)
World Heritage sites that have been extended are: City of Graz – Historic Centre and Schloss Eggenberg (Austria); Pirin National Park (Bulgaria); Mines of Rammelsberg, Historic Town of Goslar and Upper Harz Water management System; Røros Mining Town and the Circumference (Norway); Churches of Moldavia; Prehistoric Rock-Art Sites in the Côa Valley and in Siega Verde (Portugal); Monte San Giorgio (Italy)
from the official UNESCO press release