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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: 352

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

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Recently Visited WHS

Update 06.08.17

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. Granada
  134. El Escurial
  135. Wieliczka and Bochnia Royal Salt Mines
  136. Works of Antoni Gaudí
  137. Medina of Marrakesh
  138. Kerkuane
  139. Pont du Gard
  140. Fortified City of Carcassonne
  141. Santiago de Compostela
  142. Avila
  143. Painted Churches in the Troödos Region
  144. Iguacu
  145. Istanbul
  146. Medina of Tunis
  147. Evora
  148. Trier
  149. Giant's Causeway
  150. Site of Carthage
  151. Durham Castle and Cathedral
  152. Ironbridge Gorge
  153. Studley Royal Park
  154. Stonehenge
  155. Gwynedd Castles
  156. Toledo
  157. Amphitheater of El Jem
  158. Salamanca
  159. Seville
  160. Caceres
  161. Archaeological Site of Delphi
  162. Venice and its Lagoon
  163. Piazza del Duomo (Pisa)
  164. Budapest
  165. Acropolis
  166. Palenque
  167. Lake District
  168. Blenheim Palace
  169. Westminster
  170. City of Bath
  171. New Lanark
  172. Frontiers of the Roman Empire
  173. Great Wall
  174. Imperial Palace
  175. Thracian tomb of Kazanlak
  176. Mausoleum of the First Qin Emperor
  177. Ksar of Aït Ben Haddou
  178. Kandy
  179. Old Town of Galle
  180. Meteora
  181. Trinidad and the Valley de los Ingenios
  182. Hortobágy
  183. Chichen-Itza
  184. Hierapolis-Pamukkale
  185. Tower of London
  186. Epidaurus
  187. Strasbourg
  188. Canterbury
  189. Medina of Sousse
  190. Kairouan
  191. Neolithic Orkney
  192. Abbey and Altenmünster of Lorsch
  193. Olympia
  194. Potsdam
  195. Garden Kingdom of Dessau-Wörlitz
  196. Quedlinburg
  197. St. Petersburg
  198. Vilnius
  199. Itchan Kala
  200. Kremlin and Red Square
  201. Maulbronn Monastery
  202. Røros
  203. San Gimignano
  204. Engelsberg Ironworks
  205. Rock Carvings in Tanum
  206. Golden Temple of Dambulla
  207. Berat and Gjirokastra
  208. Butrint
  209. Sukhothai
  210. Ayutthaya
  211. Urnes Stave Church
  212. Bryggen
  213. Paris, Banks of the Seine
  214. Reims
  215. Bukhara
  216. Samarkand
  217. Novgorod
  218. Prague
  219. Cesky Krumlov
  220. Banska Stiavnica
  221. Spissky Hrad & Levoca
  222. Telc
  223. Vlkolinec
  224. Rammelsberg and Goslar
  225. Bamberg
  226. White Monuments of Vladimir and Suzdal
  227. Bourges Cathedral
  228. Tikal National Park
  229. Jesuit Missions of Trinidad and Jesus
  230. Antigua Guatemala
  231. Trinity Sergius Lavra
  232. Mérida
  233. Santa Maria de Guadelupe
  234. Route of Santiago de Compostela
  235. Matera
  236. Pilgrimage Church of St. John of Nepomuk
  237. Roskilde Cathedral
  238. Kronborg Castle
  239. Jelling
  240. City of Luxembourg
  241. Mtskheta
  242. Gelati Monastery
  243. Vicenza
  244. Siena
  245. Sintra
  246. Naples
  247. Edinburgh
  248. Bauhaus Sites
  249. Crespi d'Adda
  250. Kutna Hora
  251. Ferrara
  252. Schokland
  253. Colonia del Sacramento
  254. Grand Canyon
  255. Defence Line of Amsterdam
  256. Gammelstad
  257. Lednice-Valtice Cultural Landscape
  258. Canal du Midi
  259. Fertö/Neusiedlersee
  260. Laponian Area
  261. Independence Hall
  262. Luther Memorials
  263. Salzburg
  264. Schönbrunn
  265. The trulli of Alberobello
  266. Ravenna
  267. Paphos
  268. Uxmal
  269. Meknes
  270. Dougga/Thugga
  271. Maritime Greenwich
  272. Verona
  273. Mont-Saint-Michel
  274. Yuso and Suso Monasteries
  275. Euphrasian Basilica in Porec
  276. Chartres Cathedral
  277. Trogir
  278. Ping Yao
  279. Kinderdijk
  280. Tallinn
  281. Residences of the Royal House of Savoy
  282. Botanical Garden, Padua
  283. Portovenere, Cinque Terre, and the Islands
  284. Modena
  285. Pompei
  286. Versailles
  287. Costiera Amalfitana
  288. Agrigento
  289. Villa Romana del Casale
  290. Torun
  291. Volubilis
  292. Vézelay
  293. Viñales Valley
  294. San Pedro de la Roca Castle
  295. Classical Weimar
  296. Malbork Castle
  297. Choirokoitia
  298. Troy
  299. Riga
  300. Flemish Béguinages
  301. The Four Lifts
  302. Grand Place, Brussels
  303. Pyramids (Memphis)
  304. Holasovice
  305. Ir. D.F. Woudagemaal
  306. Routes of Santiago de Compostela in France
  307. Ancient Thebes
  308. Lyon
  309. Provins
  310. Alcala de Henares
  311. Nubian Monuments
  312. Summer Palace
  313. Temple of Heaven
  314. Bellinzone
  315. Shakhrisyabz
  316. Historic Cairo
  317. Campeche
  318. Museumsinsel (Museum Island)
  319. Wartburg Castle
  320. High Coast / Kvarken Archipelago
  321. Beemster Polder
  322. Litomysl Castle
  323. Sighisoara
  324. Kalwaria Zebrzydowska
  325. Villa Adriana (Tivoli)
  326. Rome
  327. iSimangaliso Wetland Park
  328. Guanacaste
  329. San Cristobal de La Laguna
  330. Santa Maria delle Grazie
  331. Saint-Emilion
  332. Loire Valley
  333. Rock Drawings in Valcamonica
  334. Mycenae and Tiryns
  335. Belfries
  336. Mostar
  337. Dubrovnik
  338. Walled City of Baku
  339. Cathedral of St. James in Sibenik
  340. Rietveld Schröderhuis
  341. Split
  342. Wachau Cultural Landscape
  343. Bardejov Town
  344. Zollverein
  345. Plitvice Lakes
  346. Blaenavon Industrial Landscape
  347. Maloti Drakensberg
  348. Ohrid Region
  349. Assisi
  350. Curonian Spit
  351. Brugge
  352. Pantanal