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Ingemar Eriksson Profile

I have only counted heritages I have been in to or feel I have done the whole visit to. If i should count the "near misses", it would be much more.
With the new tick-boxes I have come up to 83 in late 2011.
Updated during a euopean trip June 2012, 99 and counting.
There is so much to do about this!
115 it is in spring 2015 and after a good tour to France in July 2015 it is 139.

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Recent Reviews Ingemar Eriksson

Nord-Pas de Calais Mining Basin 23-Jul-18

The slag heaps very visible when moving around in the Lens area gives a remaining memory. About 250 och around 350 made ones are left. There are som many aspects of this area as we can find belfries and WW1 memories everywhere. 

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Quedlinburg 21-Jul-18

Love Quedlinburg. I find the city and all the old hoses best but outside is layers om buildings from 19th century and of course the magnificent and dramatic location of the cathedral and castle.

Some strange buildings from GDR-zeit still make ugly wounds somewhere but I liked this WHS a lot.

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Christiansfeld 20-Jul-18

An aspect of Christiansfeld is that it must be one of the most northern cities in Germany for about 55 years. After the war Germany-Denmark 1864, the border was placed some kilometers north of Christiansfeld. (The German land survey marker still stands in a dike along the old highway.) Then, after 1 world war, the referendum about new border Denmark-Germany took C. back to Denmark. This border from 1920 still is in place and we can study the further aspects in the new WHS Hedeby and Danevirke in Germany.

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Bergpark Wilhelmshöhe 12-Aug-15

The cascades are closed due to maintenance during 2015. Check with sites own website before going there!

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Ancienne chocolaterie Menier à Noisiel (T) 12-Aug-15

The beautiful building is a turbine hall inside the factory site of Nestle France. This is a strictly private industrial/office area and there is no interest from Nestle to let tourists in.

This magnificent building must be protected but as I see it, not in the form of a WHS as Nestle keeps it so private.

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Name: Ingemar Eriksson

Country: Sweden

Visited WHS: 152

Most Impressive: Egypt pyramides, of the ones I have visited. Perhaps topped by Carcassonne France because of the complexity to upkeep a whole town. The pyramides are rather sturdy even if much of Pyramides glory was taken down to bulid mosques in Cairo.

Proposal New WHS:

  1. Quedlinburg : 5.0
  2. St. Petersburg : 4.0
  3. Christiansfeld : 3.0
  4. Nord-Pas de Calais Mining Basin : 2.5
  5. Aachen Cathedral
  6. Abbey and Altenmünster of Lorsch
  7. Aggtelek and Slovak Karst
  8. Amiens Cathedral
  9. Amsterdam Canal Ring
  10. Aranjuez
  11. Arles
  12. Auschwitz Birkenau
  13. Avignon
  14. Banska Stiavnica
  15. Belem
  16. Belfries
  17. Bergpark Wilhelmshöhe
  18. Berlin Modernism Housing Estates
  19. Blenheim Palace
  20. Bordeaux
  21. Bourges Cathedral
  22. Brugge
  23. Bryggen
  24. Budapest
  25. Canal du Midi
  26. Carlsbad Caverns
  27. Castles of Augustusburg and Falkenlust
  28. Central University City Campus of the UNAM
  29. Champagne
  30. Chartres Cathedral
  31. Cistercian Abbey of Fontenay
  32. City of Bath
  33. City of Luxembourg
  34. Classical Weimar
  35. Cologne Cathedral
  36. Corvey
  37. Dolomites
  38. Drottningholm
  39. Edinburgh
  40. Engelsberg Ironworks
  41. Fagus Factory
  42. Falun Great Copper Mountain
  43. Florence
  44. Fontainebleau
  45. Fortifications of Vauban
  46. Fortified City of Carcassonne
  47. Fortress of Suomenlinna
  48. Frontiers of the Roman Empire
  49. Gammelstad
  50. Grand Place, Brussels
  51. Grimeton Radio Station
  52. Guanajuato
  53. Hal Saflieni Hypogeum
  54. Hedeby and Danevirke
  55. High Coast / Kvarken Archipelago
  56. Hildesheim Cathedral and Church
  57. Historic Cairo
  58. Ir. D.F. Woudagemaal
  59. Jelling
  60. Karlskrona
  61. Kew Gardens
  62. Kiev
  63. Kizhi Pogost
  64. Kremlin and Red Square
  65. Kronborg Castle
  66. La Chaux-de-Fonds / Le Locle
  67. Laponian Area
  68. Lavaux, Vineyard Terraces
  69. Le Havre
  70. Liverpool
  71. Loire Valley
  72. Lyon
  73. Lübeck
  74. Major Town Houses
  75. Malbork Castle
  76. Maritime Greenwich
  77. Maulbronn Monastery
  78. Megalithic Temples of Malta
  79. Mexico City and Xochimilco
  80. Mont-Saint-Michel
  81. Museumsinsel (Museum Island)
  82. Muskauer Park
  83. Nancy
  84. Notre-Dame Cathedral in Tournai
  85. Novodevichy Convent
  86. Old City of Berne
  87. Old Rauma
  88. Orange
  89. Palau de la Musica Catalana and Hospital de Sant Pau
  90. Par force hunting landscape
  91. Paris, Banks of the Seine
  92. Petäjävesi Old Church
  93. Piazza del Duomo (Pisa)
  94. Plantin-Moretus Museum
  95. Pont du Gard
  96. Potsdam
  97. Prague
  98. Provins
  99. Puebla
  100. Pyramids (Memphis)
  101. Querétaro
  102. Rammelsberg and Goslar
  103. Regensburg
  104. Reims
  105. Riga
  106. Rock Carvings in Tanum
  107. Roskilde Cathedral
  108. Route of Santiago de Compostela
  109. Routes of Santiago de Compostela in France
  110. Royal Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans
  111. Røros
  112. Saint-Savin sur Gartempe
  113. Saltaire
  114. Sammallahdenmäki
  115. San Miguel de Allende
  116. Santiago de Compostela
  117. Schönbrunn
  118. Sintra
  119. Skogskyrkogarden
  120. Southern Öland
  121. Speicherstadt and Kontorhaus District
  122. Speyer Cathedral
  123. Spissky Hrad and Levoca
  124. Stevns Klint
  125. Stoclet House
  126. Stonehenge
  127. Stralsund and Wismar
  128. Strasbourg
  129. Struve Geodetic Arc
  130. Tallinn
  131. Teotihuacan
  132. The Four Lifts
  133. Tower of Hercules
  134. Town Hall and Roland, Bremen
  135. Trier
  136. Upper Middle Rhine Valley
  137. Valletta
  138. Verla Groundwood and Board Mill
  139. Versailles
  140. Vienna
  141. Visby
  142. Vizcaya Bridge
  143. Vézelay
  144. Völklingen Ironworks
  145. Wadden Sea
  146. Warsaw
  147. Wartburg Castle
  148. West Norwegian Fjords
  149. Westminster
  150. Wieliczka and Bochnia Royal Salt Mines
  151. Works of Antoni Gaudí
  152. Zollverein