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Hortobágy National Park – the Puszta

The cultural landscape of the Hortobágy Puszta consists of a vast area of plains and wetlands in eastern Hungary. Traditional forms of land use, such as the grazing of domestic animals, have been present in this pastoral society for more than two millennia.

Criteria for inclusion as a World Heritage Site

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ivTo be an outstanding example of a type of building, architectural or technological ensemble or landscape which illustrates (a) significant stage(s) in human history. All
vTo be an outstanding example of a traditional human settlement, land-use, or sea-use which is representative of a culture (or cultures), or human interaction with the environment especially when it has become vulnerable under the impact of irreversible change. All

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Budapest – Inner City Pest walk with Tim Richards en 2013158.3kmsite_izi
Budapest – out along Andrassy Avenue en 2013157.8kmsite_izi
Budapest – history walk of Buda with Tim Richards en 2013159.9kmsite_izi
Budapest in 1 day en ru uk 156.3kmsite_izi
Free Budapest audio tour from MP3 City Guides en 156.3kmsite_izi
Central Café and Restaurant 1887 2020158kmsite_ao
Matyó Museum 202049.9kmsite_ao
Stone Waterfall 2019116.2kmsite_ao
Dubník Opal Mines 2019147.7kmsite_ao
Dominican Convent 2019158.5kmsite_ao
Koller Gallery 2019159.7kmsite_ao
Steve Jobs Memorial Statue 2019157.7kmsite_ao
Budapest Chairlift 2019164kmsite_ao
Kerepesi Cemetery 2019155.9kmsite_ao
Szamos Marzipan Exhibition and Workshop 2019156.1kmsite_ao
Szimpla Kert 2019157.5kmsite_ao
Magyar Rádió 2019157.5kmsite_ao
Bullet Hole Markers at the Ministry of Agriculture Building 2019158.6kmsite_ao
Chmarošský Viaduct 2018156.9kmsite_ao
A Hungarian Village Where Wooden Boats Mark The Dead 2017123.1kmsite_ao
The Beautiful Harangház Bell House in Hungary 201724.4kmsite_ao
Budapest’s Abandoned Train Graveyard 2017154kmsite_ao
Budapest’s Zero Kilometer Stone 2018159.2kmsite_ao
Roman Baths Under a Budapest Train Station 2017158.8kmsite_ao
Man Falling Into Death 2017159.5kmsite_ao
The Rock of Refuge in the Slovak Paradise 2018159.5kmsite_ao
Levoča Cage of Shame 2017164.6kmsite_ao
Sokolia Dolina Gorge 2018158.4kmsite_ao
Belle Époque Artist Colony Garden in Budapest 2017156.7kmsite_ao
Huta Etelka 2018138.6kmsite_ao
Budapest Telephone Museum 2017159.9kmsite_ao
Budapest Castle Hill Funicular 2016159.3kmsite_ao
Hungary’s ‘Salt Hill’ 201768kmsite_ao
A Béla Lugosi Bust Was Snuck Onto the Facade of This Budapest Castle 2017155.9kmsite_ao
Cinkota Old Cemetery 2018144.7kmsite_ao
The Micro Wonder Museum 2018156.1kmsite_ao
BKK Transport Dispatchment Center “Futár” 157.5kmsite_brutalism
Hotel Complex Some? / Mure? / Unirea 91.5kmsite_brutalism
Producers’ Cooperative Radelkis 159.9kmsite_brutalism
Terrace Houses 161.4kmsite_brutalism
Administrative Palace, Satu Mare 1972130.3kmsite_brutalism
All Saints Parish Church (Farkasréti Mindenszentek Plébániatemplom) 1975161.9kmsite_brutalism
Budapest: Heaven in Hungary 2019159.2kmpost

About the source: UNESCO

Within UNESCO's broad remit, this specialised agency of the UN works towards international cooperation agreements to secure the world's cultural and natural heritage, designating venues of exceptional value as World Heritage Sites.