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Alfons and Riki Verstraeten Profile

Alfons and Riki Verstraeten

We are a married couple, senior citizens, very interested in visiting World Heritage Sites.
Our interest started after visiting Schokland(NL), twenty years ago.

I'm planning and organizing our trips, my wife is the photographer

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Gelati Monastery Alfons and Riki Verstraeten

After visiting Azerbeidzjan, we continued our trip to Georgia. Wonderful Mtskheta and in Kutaisi: Bagrati Cathedral and Gelati Monastery. The construction inside Bagrati Cathedral to restore the building is perfect, but outside, left from the entrance it is awful

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Walled City of Baku Alfons and Riki Verstraeten

The Walled City of Baku was the other WHS in Azerbeidzjan we visited, including Shrivanshah's Palace and the Maiden Tower. Pity, the restauration activities made the tower almost invisible.

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Gobustan Rock Art Alfons and Riki Verstraeten

Just back from our trip to Azerbeidzjan and Georgia (end of sept.2012).The Rock Art in Gobustan National Park is

widely spread over a huge area. Valcamonica and Tanum are more impressive, but the new museum is fantastic.

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Name: Alfons and Riki Verstraeten

Country: Netherlands

Visited WHS: 355

Most Impressive: Iguacu(BR) / Iguazu(ARG)

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Recently Visited WHS

Update 28.09.17

Lists

  1. Longmen Grottoes
  2. Imperial Tombs
  3. Major Town Houses
  4. Neolithic Flint Mines at Spiennes
  5. Cape Floral Region
  6. Notre-Dame Cathedral in Tournai
  7. Ephesus
  8. Villa d'Este
  9. Val d'Orcia
  10. Falun Great Copper Mountain
  11. Saltaire
  12. Dorset and East Devon Coast
  13. Derwent Valley Mills
  14. Vienna
  15. Yungang Grottoes
  16. Aranjuez
  17. Alto Douro
  18. Churches of Peace
  19. Tokaji Wine Region
  20. Upper Middle Rhine Valley
  21. Stralsund and Wismar
  22. Sacri Monti of Piedmont and Lombardy
  23. Gobustan Rock Art
  24. Trebic
  25. Kew Gardens
  26. Town Hall and Roland, Bremen
  27. Monte San Giorgio
  28. Rio de Janeiro
  29. Muskauer Park
  30. Kernavë Archeological Site
  31. Persepolis
  32. Meidan Emam, Esfahan
  33. Liverpool
  34. Thingvellir
  35. Regensburg
  36. Le Havre
  37. Plantin-Moretus Museum
  38. West Norwegian Fjords
  39. Syracuse
  40. Cienfuegos
  41. Central Highlands
  42. Genoa
  43. Cornwall and West Devon Mining Landscape
  44. Rideau Canal
  45. León Cathedral
  46. Dolomites
  47. Berlin Modernism Housing Estates
  48. Ouro Preto
  49. Lavaux, Vineyard Terraces
  50. San Marino and Mount Titano
  51. Kotor
  52. Bordeaux
  53. Teide National Park
  54. Camagüey
  55. Wooden Churches of the Slovak Carpathians
  56. Fortifications of Vauban
  57. Mantua and Sabbioneta
  58. Hal Saflieni Hypogeum
  59. La Chaux-de-Fonds / Le Locle
  60. Pontcysyllte Aqueduct and Canal
  61. Dengfeng
  62. Valletta
  63. Wadden Sea
  64. Longobards in Italy
  65. Megalithic Temples of Malta
  66. Albi
  67. Jantar Mantar
  68. Mining Sites of Wallonia
  69. Amsterdam Canal Ring
  70. Nord-Pas de Calais Mining Basin
  71. Fagus Factory
  72. Persian Garden
  73. Margravial Opera House
  74. Vineyard Landscape of Piedmont
  75. Masjed-e Jâme'
  76. Rabat
  77. Bergpark Wilhelmshöhe
  78. Golestan Palace
  79. Burgundy
  80. Mount Etna
  81. Van Nellefabriek
  82. Corvey
  83. Bursa and Cumalikizik
  84. Pergamon
  85. Champagne
  86. Forth Bridge
  87. Arab-Norman Palermo
  88. The Persian Qanat
  89. Yazd
  90. Fontainebleau
  91. Amiens Cathedral
  92. Orange
  93. Arles
  94. Cistercian Abbey of Fontenay
  95. Speyer Cathedral
  96. Würzburg Residence
  97. Medina of Fez
  98. Florence
  99. Hildesheim Cathedral and Church
  100. Anuradhapura
  101. Polonnaruva
  102. Sigiriya
  103. Royal Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans
  104. Old Havana
  105. Rila Monastery
  106. Nessebar
  107. Pirin National Park
  108. Avignon
  109. Nancy
  110. Saint-Savin sur Gartempe
  111. Red Fort
  112. Humayun's Tomb
  113. Hill Forts of Rajasthan
  114. Agra Fort
  115. Taj Mahal
  116. Fatehpur Sikri
  117. Belem
  118. Monastery of Batalha
  119. Old City of Berne
  120. Lübeck
  121. Vatican City
  122. Castles of Augustusburg and Falkenlust
  123. Cracow
  124. Cologne Cathedral
  125. Aachen Cathedral
  126. Warsaw
  127. Québec
  128. Iguazu National Park
  129. Statue of Liberty
  130. Yosemite National Park
  131. Auschwitz Birkenau
  132. Segovia
  133. Cordoba
  134. Granada
  135. El Escurial
  136. Wieliczka and Bochnia Royal Salt Mines
  137. Works of Antoni Gaudí
  138. Medina of Marrakesh
  139. Kerkuane
  140. Pont du Gard
  141. Fortified City of Carcassonne
  142. Santiago de Compostela
  143. Avila
  144. Painted Churches in the Troödos Region
  145. Iguacu
  146. Istanbul
  147. Medina of Tunis
  148. Evora
  149. Trier
  150. Giant's Causeway
  151. Site of Carthage
  152. Durham Castle and Cathedral
  153. Ironbridge Gorge
  154. Studley Royal Park
  155. Stonehenge
  156. Gwynedd Castles
  157. Toledo
  158. Amphitheater of El Jem
  159. Salamanca
  160. Seville
  161. Caceres
  162. Archaeological Site of Delphi
  163. Venice and its Lagoon
  164. Piazza del Duomo (Pisa)
  165. Budapest
  166. Acropolis
  167. Palenque
  168. Lake District
  169. Blenheim Palace
  170. Westminster
  171. City of Bath
  172. New Lanark
  173. Frontiers of the Roman Empire
  174. Great Wall
  175. Imperial Palace
  176. Thracian tomb of Kazanlak
  177. Mausoleum of the First Qin Emperor
  178. Ksar of Aït Ben Haddou
  179. Kandy
  180. Old Town of Galle
  181. Meteora
  182. Trinidad and the Valley de los Ingenios
  183. Hortobágy
  184. Chichen-Itza
  185. Hierapolis-Pamukkale
  186. Tower of London
  187. Epidaurus
  188. Strasbourg
  189. Canterbury
  190. Medina of Sousse
  191. Kairouan
  192. Neolithic Orkney
  193. Abbey and Altenmünster of Lorsch
  194. Olympia
  195. Potsdam
  196. Garden Kingdom of Dessau-Wörlitz
  197. Quedlinburg
  198. St. Petersburg
  199. Vilnius
  200. Itchan Kala
  201. Kremlin and Red Square
  202. Maulbronn Monastery
  203. Røros
  204. San Gimignano
  205. Engelsberg Ironworks
  206. Rock Carvings in Tanum
  207. Golden Temple of Dambulla
  208. Berat and Gjirokastra
  209. Butrint
  210. Sukhothai
  211. Ayutthaya
  212. Urnes Stave Church
  213. Bryggen
  214. Paris, Banks of the Seine
  215. Reims
  216. Bukhara
  217. Samarkand
  218. Novgorod
  219. Prague
  220. Cesky Krumlov
  221. Banska Stiavnica
  222. Spissky Hrad and Levoca
  223. Telc
  224. Vlkolinec
  225. Rammelsberg and Goslar
  226. Bamberg
  227. White Monuments of Vladimir and Suzdal
  228. Bourges Cathedral
  229. Tikal National Park
  230. Jesuit Missions of Trinidad and Jesus
  231. Antigua Guatemala
  232. Trinity Sergius Lavra
  233. Mérida
  234. Santa Maria de Guadelupe
  235. Route of Santiago de Compostela
  236. Matera
  237. Pilgrimage Church of St. John of Nepomuk
  238. Roskilde Cathedral
  239. Kronborg Castle
  240. Jelling
  241. City of Luxembourg
  242. Mtskheta
  243. Gelati Monastery
  244. Vicenza
  245. Siena
  246. Sintra
  247. Naples
  248. Edinburgh
  249. Bauhaus Sites
  250. Crespi d'Adda
  251. Kutna Hora
  252. Ferrara
  253. Schokland
  254. Colonia del Sacramento
  255. Grand Canyon
  256. Defence Line of Amsterdam
  257. Gammelstad
  258. Lednice-Valtice Cultural Landscape
  259. Canal du Midi
  260. Fertö/Neusiedlersee
  261. Laponian Area
  262. Independence Hall
  263. Cuenca
  264. La Lonja de la Seda
  265. Luther Memorials
  266. Salzburg
  267. Schönbrunn
  268. The trulli of Alberobello
  269. Ravenna
  270. Paphos
  271. Uxmal
  272. Meknes
  273. Dougga/Thugga
  274. Maritime Greenwich
  275. Verona
  276. Mont-Saint-Michel
  277. Yuso and Suso Monasteries
  278. Euphrasian Basilica in Porec
  279. Chartres Cathedral
  280. Trogir
  281. Ping Yao
  282. Kinderdijk
  283. Tallinn
  284. Residences of the Royal House of Savoy
  285. Botanical Garden, Padua
  286. Portovenere, Cinque Terre, and the Islands
  287. Modena
  288. Pompei
  289. Versailles
  290. Costiera Amalfitana
  291. Agrigento
  292. Villa Romana del Casale
  293. Torun
  294. Volubilis
  295. Vézelay
  296. Viñales Valley
  297. San Pedro de la Roca Castle
  298. Classical Weimar
  299. Malbork Castle
  300. Choirokoitia
  301. Troy
  302. Riga
  303. Flemish Béguinages
  304. The Four Lifts
  305. Grand Place, Brussels
  306. Pyramids (Memphis)
  307. Holasovice
  308. Ir. D.F. Woudagemaal
  309. Routes of Santiago de Compostela in France
  310. Ancient Thebes
  311. Lyon
  312. Provins
  313. Alcala de Henares
  314. Nubian Monuments
  315. Summer Palace
  316. Temple of Heaven
  317. Bellinzone
  318. Shakhrisyabz
  319. Historic Cairo
  320. Campeche
  321. Museumsinsel (Museum Island)
  322. Wartburg Castle
  323. High Coast / Kvarken Archipelago
  324. Beemster Polder
  325. Litomysl Castle
  326. Sighisoara
  327. Kalwaria Zebrzydowska
  328. Villa Adriana (Tivoli)
  329. Rome
  330. iSimangaliso Wetland Park
  331. Guanacaste
  332. San Cristobal de La Laguna
  333. Santa Maria delle Grazie
  334. Saint-Emilion
  335. Loire Valley
  336. Rock Drawings in Valcamonica
  337. Mycenae and Tiryns
  338. Belfries
  339. Mostar
  340. Dubrovnik
  341. Walled City of Baku
  342. Cathedral of St. James in Sibenik
  343. Rietveld Schröderhuis
  344. Split
  345. Wachau Cultural Landscape
  346. Bardejov Town
  347. Zollverein
  348. Plitvice Lakes
  349. Blaenavon Industrial Landscape
  350. Maloti Drakensberg
  351. Ohrid Region
  352. Assisi
  353. Curonian Spit
  354. Brugge
  355. Pantanal