If you haven’t yet planned your summer escape this year and are looking for a bit of inspiration with culture in mind, read our list of must-visit and slightly lesser known heritage hotspots to visit this summer.
Used by the military right up to the end of the Second World War, the medieval Dartmouth Castle is set in one of the most beautiful coastal settings in England surrounded by stunning gardens. Built originally to protect Dartmouth harbour, the earliest parts of the castle date back as far as thea 1380’s.
The Churches of Peace in Jawor and Świdnica (Poland)
Historic Villages of Shirakawa-go and Gokayama (Japan)
Old City of Dubrovnik (Croatia)
Blue and John Crow Mountains (Jamaica)
Agra Fort: Mighty Bastion (India)
Modernism at the Seaside (UK)
Source: National Geographic, architecturaldigest.com, heritagecalling.com