Tuesday, 17 April 2018

World Heritage Day

The International Day for Monuments and Sites (World Heritage Day) is held on 18th  April each year around the world with different types of activities, including visits to monuments and heritage sites, conferences, round tables and newspaper articles. Each year has a theme, for example sustainable tourism in 2017. The International Day for Monuments and Sites was proposed by the International Council on Monuments and Sites (ICOMOS) on 18 April 1982 and approved by the General Assembly of UNESCO in 1983.

The aim is to promote awareness about the diversity of cultural heritage of humanity, their vulnerability and the efforts required for their protection and conservation.
Every year many foreign tourists come to India and visit places, Some of the foreigners has said something about Heritage of India. Let us know what they said about India,

“I see hotels in Hyderabad doing good business now. With a stable milieu, business travelers and tourists can plan their travel without any hassles. Hyderabad can leverage its location which is very convenient for travel across south India.” - Rawesh

“ India is the cradle of human race, the birth place of human speech, the mother of history, the grandmother of legend, and the great grandmother of tradition. Our most valuable and most constructive materials in the history of man are treasured up India only.” – Mark Twain

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