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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)

Proposal New WHS:

Update 2017-09-28

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