Spain has forty-four cultural assets declared as World Heritage. The third country in the world with the most world heritage sites after China and Italy. The list of goods that aspire to acquire the status of World Heritage is known as an indicative list. In the case of Spain this list amounts to 30 more places. Here we list ten of them. Which ones do you think should be declared first? Which one is your favorite?
The Roman Greek city of Ampurias
In Tarragona, the only Greek colony in Spain.
Trujillo, Monfrague and Plasencia
A good natural-cultural mix of exceptional value that would add to a region with great monumental wealth such as Extremadura.
The largest of the Aragonese castles, built by the king Sancho el Mayor (1020-1030).
Work of Andres del Vandelvira – his masterpiece after working in Ubeda and Baeza.
A place with an enchanting charm that envelopes pre-Romanesque, Romanesque, Gothic, Renaissance and Baroque monuments. The humidity and the lush provides a special atmosphere to this route of incalculable monumental value.
The Royal ways of la Mesta
They form an intricate network of roads that in addition to livestock uses, are blessed with countless artistic, historical and social values because of the towns that they pass through.
The Romanesque in the north of Castile
The territory that mainly comprises the North of Palencia and the South of Cantabria houses the greatest concentration of Romanesque art of Europe.
These mills were used by the Arabs who although did not invent them, perfected them. The absence of large rivers made them prosper in Spain. Do not forget to visit the mills of Consuegra y Campo de Criptana.
Currently in Spain, one of the most comprehensive network of Roman roads in all of Europe is conserved.
A palatial garden essence of Madrid, and the best art gallery in the world.