National Landmark

Pampulha Modern Ensemble World Heritage Site (Brazil) Editor Fri, 10/19/2018 - 11:57
The Pampulha Modern Ensemble was the center of a visionary garden city project created in 1940 at Belo Horizonte, Brazil. Designed by architect Oscar Niemeyer around an artificial lake, this cultural and leisure center included a casino, a ballroom, the Golf Yacht Club and the São Francisco de Assis church.

Perito Moreno Glacier: Los Glaciares National Park, World Heritage Site (Argentina)

Los Glaciares National Park is an area of exceptional natural beauty, with rugged, towering mountains and numerous glacial lakes. At its farthest end, three glaciers meet to dump their effluvia into the milky grey glacial water, launching massive igloo icebergs into the lake with thunderous splashes.

Protective Town of San Miguel and the Sanctuary of Jesús Nazareno de Atotonilco, World Heritage Site (Mexico)

San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, acted as a melting pot where Spaniards, Creoles and Amerindians exchanged cultural influences while the Sanctuary of Jesús Nazareno de Atotonilco constitutes an exceptional example of the exchange between European and Latin American cultures.
Salvador de Bahia: Historic Center, World Heritage Site (Brazil) Editor Sat, 02/15/2020 - 16:04
Founded by the Portuguese in 1549 as the first capital of Brazil, Salvador de Bahia is one of the oldest colonial cities in the Americas. The Historic Center is distinguished by its religious, civil and military colonial architecture dating from the 17th to the 19th centuries.