Mediterranean shore

Sites currently or historically located on the shores of the Mediterranean Sea. Excluding sites located in the following "marginal seas" of the Mediterranean which have their own Connection - Adriatic Sea, Aegean Sea, Black Sea, Tyrhennian Sea.

Connected Sites

Site Rationale Link
Agrigento
Bahá’i Holy Places
Carthage
Cilento and Vallo di Diano
Corfu
Delos It had a Mediterranean port
Genoa
Gorham's Cave Complex
Gulf of Porto
Ibiza
Kasbah of Algiers
Kerkuane The archeological site borders the Mediterranean.
Leptis Magna
Medina of Sousse
Medina of Tunis
Medina of Tétouan
Megalithic Temples of Malta
Mount Athos "excellent preservation of the Mediterranean forests" (OUV)
Nice
Old City of Acre
Palmeral of Elche
Paphos
Portovenere, Cinque Terre, and the Islands
Primeval Beech Forests Paklenica
Rhodes "exerted an influence throughout the eastern Mediterranean basin at the end of the Middle Ages" (OUV)
Sabratha
Serra de Tramuntana
Syracuse
Tarraco
The Architectural Work of Le Corbusier Cabanon de Le Corbusier Roquebrune-Cap-Martin Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur
Thessalonika
Tipasa
Troy
Tyre
Valletta
White City of Tel-Aviv

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A connection should:

  1. Not be "self evident"
  2. Link at least 3 different sites
  3. Not duplicate or merely subdivide the "Category" assignment already identified on this site.
  4. Add some knowledge or insight (whether significant or trivial!) about WHS for the users of this site
  5. Be explained, with reference to a source