The centre of interest of the town was the site of Al-Ibrahimi Mosque/The tomb of the Patriarchs whose buildings are in a compound built in the 1st century AD to protect the tombs of the patriarch Abraham/Ibrahim and his family.
The landscape represents the earliest introduction of farming to the Arctic, and the Norse expansion of settlement beyond Europe.
China Criteria: (ii)(iv) Kulangsu is a tiny island located on the estuary of the Chiu-lung River, facing the city of Xiamen.
The earthen architecture of Yazd has escaped the modernization that destroyed many traditional earthen towns, retaining its traditional districts, the qanat system, traditional houses, bazars, hammams, mosques, synagogues, Zoroastrian temples and the historic garden of Dolat-abad.
Denmark Criteria: (v) Kujataa is a subarctic farming landscape located in the southern region of Greenland.
The cathedral’s frescoes are among the rarest examples of Eastern Orthodox mural paintings.