Month: August 2013

Let’s go UNESCO – Breakaway’s destinations include a large selection of UNESCO sites

[caption id="attachment_554" align="alignnone" width="300"] Islands of Sicily Walk[/caption] Each year The United Nations Cultural Agency, UNESCO, meets to review nominations for places that should be named as a World Heritage Site. The latest addition to this list of ‘sites of special cultural or physical significance’ is Italy’s Mount Etna – now officially recognized for having ‘one of the longest documented history of vulcanology’. Italy is well represented, with 47 sites…