List of missing sites, updated on 13/05/2010
Received 359 of 911 sites
This list includes only sites I don’t have postcards from, a full list can be found here.

Minaret and Archaeological Remains of Jam

Historic Centres of Berat and Gjirokastra (well-preserved southern Albanian towns bearing outstanding testimony to the Ottoman period in the Balkans)

Al Qal’a of Beni Hammad
M’Zab Valley

Madriu-Perafita-Claror Valley

Jesuit Missions of the Guaranis: San Ignacio Mini, Santa Ana, Nuestra Señora de Loreto and Santa Maria Mayor (Argentina), Ruins of Sao Miguel das Missoes (Brazil)
Iguazu National Park
Cueva de las Manos, Río Pinturas
Península Valdés
Ischigualasto / Talampaya Natural Parks
Jesuit Block and Estancias of Córdoba
Quebrada de Humahuaca

Monasteries of Haghpat and Sanahin
Cathedral and Churches of Echmiatsin and the Archaeological Site of Zvartnots
Monastery of Geghard and the Upper Azat Valley

Kakadu National Park
Willandra Lakes Region
Tasmanian Wilderness
Gondwana Rainforests of Australia
Shark Bay, Western Australia
Fraser Island
Heard and McDonald Islands
Macquarie Island
Greater Blue Mountains Area
Purnululu National Park
Australian Convict Sites

Semmering Railway

Walled City of Baku with the Shirvanshah’s Palace and Maiden Tower
Gobustan Rock Art Cultural Landscape

Qal’at al-Bahrain – Ancient Harbour and Capital of Dilmun

Historic Mosque City of Bagerhat
Ruins of the Buddhist Vihara at Paharpur
The Sundarbans

Belovezhskaya Pushcha / Białowieża Forest
Architectural, Residential and Cultural Complex of the Radziwill Family at Nesvizh
Struve Geodetic Arc

The Four Lifts on the Canal du Centre and their Environs, La Louvière and Le Roeulx (Hainault)
Major Town Houses of the Architect Victor Horta (Brussels)
Neolithic Flint Mines at Spiennes (Mons)
Plantin-Moretus House-Workshops-Museum Complex
Stoclet House

Royal Palaces of Abomey

City of Potosí
Jesuit Missions of the Chiquitos
Historic City of Sucre
Fuerte de Samaipata
Noel Kempff Mercado National Park
Tiwanaku: Spiritual and Political Centre of the Tiwanaku Culture

Bosnia and Herzegovina
Old Bridge Area of the Old City of Mostar
Mehmed Paša Sokolović Bridge in Višegrad


Sanctuary of Bom Jesus do Congonhas
Serra da Capivara National Park
Historic Centre of São Luís
Discovery Coast Atlantic Forest Reserves
Cerrado Protected Areas: Chapada dos Veadeiros and Emas National Parks
Historic Centre of the Town of Goiás
São Francisco Square in the Town of São Cristóvão

Boyana Church
Madara Rider
Thracian Tomb of Kazanlak
Pirin National Park
Srebarna Nature Reserve
Thracian Tomb of Sveshtari

Burkina Faso
The Ruins of Loropéni

Temple of Preah Vihear

Dja Faunal Reserve

L’Anse aux Meadows National Historic Site
Nahanni National Park
Kluane / Wrangell-St Elias / Glacier Bay / Tatshenshini-Alsek
Head-Smashed-In Buffalo Jump
SGang Gwaay
Wood Buffalo National Park
Gros Morne National Park
Waterton Glacier International Peace Park
Miguasha National Park
The Joggins Fossil Cliffs

Cape Verde
Cidade Velha, Historic Centre of Ribeira

Central African Republic
Manovo-Gounda St Floris National Park

Churches of Chiloé
Historic Quarter of the Seaport City of Valparaíso
Humberstone and Santa Laura Saltpeter Works
Sewell Mining Town

Mount Taishan
Huanglong Scenic and Historic Interest Area
Jiuzhaigou Valley Scenic and Historic Interest Area
Ancient Building Complex in the Wudang Mountains
Mountain Resort and its Outlying Temples, Chengde
Temple and Cemetery of Confucius and the Kong Family Mansion in Qufu
Lushan National Park
Ancient City of Ping Yao
Dazu Rock Carvings
Mount Wuyi
Ancient Villages in Southern Anhui – Xidi and Hongcun
Longmen Grottoes
Mount Qingcheng and the Dujiangyan Irrigation System
Yungang Grottoes
Three Parallel Rivers of Yunnan Protected Areas
Capital Cities and Tombs of the Ancient Koguryo Kingdom
Yin Xu
Kaiping Diaolou and Villages
Mount Sanqingshan National Park
Mount Wutai
Historic Monuments of Dengfeng in “The Centre of Heaven and Earth”
China Danxia

Port, Fortresses and Group of Monuments, Cartagena
Los Katíos National Park
Historic Centre of Santa Cruz de Mompox
National Archeological Park of Tierradentro
San Agustín Archeological Park
Malpelo Fauna and Flora Sanctuary

Costa Rica
Talamanca Range-La Amistad Reserves / La Amistad National Park
Cocos Island National Park

Côte d’Ivoire
Mount Nimba Strict Nature Reserve
Taï National Park
Comoé National Park

Historical Complex of Split with the Palace of Diocletian
Plitvice Lakes National Park
The Cathedral of St James in Šibenik
Stari Grad Plain

Old Havana and its Fortifications
Trinidad and the Valley de los Ingenios
San Pedro de la Roca Castle, Santiago de Cuba
Desembarco del Granma National Park
Viñales Valley
Archaeological Landscape of the First Coffee Plantations in the South-East of Cuba
Alejandro de Humboldt National Park
Urban Historic Centre of Cienfuegos
Historic Centre of Camagüey

Painted Churches in the Troodos Region

Czech Republic
Pilgrimage Church of St John of Nepomuk at Zelená Hora
Lednice-Valtice Cultural Landscape
Gardens and Castle at Kroměříž
Holašovice Historical Village Reservation
Holy Trinity Column in Olomouc
Tugendhat Villa in Brno
Jewish Quarter and St Procopius’ Basilica in Třebíč

Democratic Republic of the Congo
Virunga National Park
Kahuzi-Biega National Park
Garamba National Park
Salonga National Park
Okapi Wildlife Reserve

Morne Trois Pitons National Park

Dominican Republic
Colonial City of Santo Domingo

Galápagos Islands
City of Quito
Sangay National Park
Historic Centre of Santa Ana de los Ríos de Cuence

Abu Mena
Historic Cairo

Saint Catherine Area
Wadi Al-Hitan (Whale Valley)

El Salvador
Joya de Cerén Archaeological Site

Simien National Park
Rock-Hewn Churches, Lalibela
Fasil Ghebbi, Gondar Region
Lower Valley of the Awash
Lower Valley of the Omo
Harar Jugol, the Fortified Historic Town

Bronze Age Burial Site of Sammallahdenmäki
Struve Geodetic Arc

Vézelay, Church and Hill
Cistercian Abbey of Fontenay
Palace and Park of Fontainebleau
Roman Theatre and its Surroundings and the “Triumphal Arch” of Orange
From the Great Saltworks of Salins-les-Bains to the Royal Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans, the production of open-pan salt
Abbey Church of Saint-Savin sur Gartempe
Cathedral of Notre-Dame, Former Abbey of Saint-Remi and Palace of Tau, Reims
Historic Centre of Avignon: Papal Palace, Episcopal Ensemble and Avignon Bridge
Pyrénées – Mont Perdu
Belfries of Belgium and France
Provins, Town of Medieval Fairs
Lagoons of New Caledonia: Reef Diversity and Associated Ecosystems
Episcopal City of Albi
Pitons, cirques and remparts of Reunion Island

Ecosystem and Relict Cultural Landscape of Lopé-Okanda

James Island and Related Sites
Stone Circles of Senegambia

Bagrati Cathedral and Gelati Monastery
Historical Monuments of Mtskheta
Upper Svaneti

Würzburg Residence with the Court Gardens and Residence Square
Pilgrimage Church of Wies
Castles of Augustusburg and Falkenlust at Brühl
St Mary’s Cathedral and St Michael’s Church at Hildesheim
Frontiers of the Roman Empire
Mines of Rammelsberg and Historic Town of Goslar
Völklingen Ironworks
Messel Pit Fossil Site
Muskauer Park / Park Muzakowski
Berlin Modernism Housing Estates
The Wadden Sea

Forts and Castles, Volta, Greater Accra, Central and Western Regions
Asante Traditional Buildings

Temple of Apollo Epicurius at Bassae
Archaeological Site of Delphi
Mount Athos
Paleochristian and Byzantine Monuments of Thessalonika
Sanctuary of Asklepios at Epidaurus
Archaeological Site of Mystras
Archaeological Site of Olympia
Monasteries of Daphni, Hosios Loukas and Nea Moni of Chios
Pythagoreion and Heraion of Samos
Archaeological Sites of Mycenae and Tiryns

Antigua Guatemala
Archaeological Park and Ruins of Quirigua

Mount Nimba Strict Nature Reserve

National History Park – Citadel, Sans Souci, Ramiers

Maya Site of Copan
Río Plátano Biosphere Reserve

Old Village of Hollókö and its Surroundings
Caves of Aggtelek Karst and Slovak Karst
Fertö / Neusiedlersee Cultural Landscape


Agra Fort
Ajanta Caves
Ellora Caves
Sun Temple, Konârak
Manas Wildlife Sanctuary
Kaziranga National Park
Keoladeo National Park
Churches and Convents of Goa
Fatehpur Sikri
Group of Monuments at Hampi
Great Living Chola Temples
Group of Monuments at Pattadakal
Sundarbans National Park
Nanda Devi and Valley of Flowers National Parks
Humayun’s Tomb, Delhi
Mountain Railways of India
Mahabodhi Temple Complex at Bodh Gaya
Rock Shelters of Bhimbetka
Champaner-Pavagadh Archaeological Park
The Jantar Mantar, Jaipur

Komodo National Park
Prambanan Temple Compounds
Ujung Kulon National Park
Sangiran Early Man Site
Lorentz National Park
Tropical Rainforest Heritage of Sumatra

Iran (Islamic Republic of)
Tchogha Zanbil
Takht-e Soleyman
Bam and its Cultural Landscape
The Armenian Monastic Ensembles in Iran
Shushtar, Historical Hydraulic System
Sheikh Safi al-din Khānegāh and Shrine Ensemble in Ardabil
Tabriz Historic Bazaar Complex

Ashur (Qal’at Sherqat)
Samarra Archaeological City

Archaeological Ensemble of the Bend of the Boyne

Biblical Tels – Megiddo, Hazor, Beer Sheba
Incense Route – Desert Cities in the Negev

Rock Drawings in Valcamonica
The Sassi and the Park of the Rupestrian Churches of Matera
City of Vicenza and the Palladian Villas of the Veneto
Crespi d’Adda
Historic Centre of Naples
Castel del Monte
Early Christian Monuments of Ravenna
Historic Centre of the City of Pienza
The Trulli of Alberobello
18th-Century Royal Palace at Caserta with the Park, the Aqueduct of Vanvitelli, and the San Leucio Complex
Archaeological Area of Agrigento
Botanical Garden (Orto Botanico), Padua
Cathedral, Torre Civica and Piazza Grande, Modena
Costiera Amalfitana
Villa Romana del Casale
Cilento and Vallo di Diano National Park with the Archeological sites of Paestum and Velia, and the Certosa di Padula
Historic Centre of Urbino
Villa Adriana (Tivoli)
Assisi, the Basilica of San Francesco and Other Franciscan Sites
Isole Eolie (Aeolian Islands)
Villa d’Este, Tivoli
Late Baroque Towns of the Val di Noto (South-Eastern Sicily)
Etruscan Necropolises of Cerveteri and Tarquinia
Syracuse and the Rocky Necropolis of Pantalica
Genoa: Le Strade Nuove and the system of the Palazzi dei Rolli
Mantua and Sabbioneta
Rhaetian Railway in the Albula / Bernina Landscapes

Buddhist Monuments in the Horyu-ji Area
Historic Villages of Shirakawa-go and Gokayama
Iwami Ginzan Silver Mine and its Cultural Landscape

Quseir Amra

Mausoleum of Khoja Ahmed Yasawi
Saryarka – Steppe and Lakes of Northern Kazakhstan

Lake Turkana National Parks
Mount Kenya National Park/Natural Forest
Lamu Old Town
Sacred Mijikenda Kaya Forests

Phoenix Islands Protected Area

Korea, Democratic People’s Republic of
Complex of Koguryo Tombs

Korea, Republic of
Haeinsa Temple Janggyeong Panjeon, the Depositories for the Tripitaka Koreana Woodblocks
Jongmyo Shrine
Seokguram Grotto and Bulguksa Temple
Gochang, Hwasun and Ganghwa Dolmen Sites
Gyeongju Historic Areas
Jeju Volcanic Island and Lava Tubes
The Royal Tombs of the Joseon Dynasty
Historic Villages of Korea: Hahoe and Yangdong

Sulamain-Too Sacred Mountain

Lao People’s Democratic Republic
Town of Luang Prabang
Vat Phou and Associated Ancient Settlements within the Champasak Cultural Landscape

Struve Geodetic Arc

Ouadi Qadisha (the Holy Valley) and the Forest of the Cedars of God (Horsh Arz el-Rab)

Libyan Arab Jamahiriya
Archaeological Site of Cyrene
Archaeological Site of Sabratha
Rock-Art Sites of Tadrart Acacus
Old Town of Ghadamès

Struve Geodetic Arc

Tsingy de Bemaraha Strict Nature Reserve
Royal Hill of Ambohimanga
Rainforests of the Atsinanana

Lake Malawi National Park
Chongoni Rock-Art Area

Cliff of Bandiagara (Land of the Dogons)
Tomb of Askia

City of Valletta
Hal Saflieni Hypogeum
Megalithic Temples of Malta

Marshall Islands
Bikini Atoll Nuclear Test Site

Banc d’Arguin National Park
Ancient Ksour of Ouadane, Chinguetti, Tichitt and Oualata

Aapravasi Ghat


Historic Centre of Mexico City and Xochimilco
Historic Centre of Puebla
Pre-Hispanic City of Teotihuacan
Sian Ka’an
Historic Town of Guanajuato and Adjacent Mines
Historic Centre of Morelia
El Tajin, Pre-Hispanic City
Historic Centre of Zacatecas
Rock Paintings of the Sierra de San Francisco
Whale Sanctuary of El Vizcaino
Earliest 16th-Century Monasteries on the Slopes of Popocatepetl
Historic Monuments Zone of Querétaro
Pre-Hispanic Town of Uxmal
Hospicio Cabañas, Guadalajara
Archeological Zone of Paquimé, Casas Grandes
Historic Monuments Zone of Tlacotalpan
Archaeological Monuments Zone of Xochicalco
Historic Fortified Town of Campeche
Ancient Maya City of Calakmul, Campeche
Franciscan Missions in the Sierra Gorda of Querétaro
Luis Barragán House and Studio
Islands and Protected Areas of the Gulf of California
Agave Landscape and Ancient Industrial Facilities of Tequila
Central University City Campus of the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM)
Monarch Butterfly Biosphere Reserve
Protective town of San Miguel and the Sanctuary of Jesús de Nazareno de Atotonilco
Camino Real de Tierra Adentro
Prehistoric Caves of Yagul and Mitla in the Central Valley of Oaxaca

Moldova, Republic of
Struve Geodetic Arc

Uvs Nuur Basin
Orkhon Valley Cultural Landscape

Natural and Culturo-Historical Region of Kotor
Durmitor National Park

Medina of Marrakesh
Historic City of Meknes
Archaeological Site of Volubilis
Medina of Essaouira (formerly Mogador)
Portuguese City of Mazagan (El Jadida)

Island of Mozambique

Twyfelfontein or /Ui-//aes

Royal Chitwan National Park
Lumbini, the Birthplace of the Lord Buddha

Seventeenth-century canal ring area of Amsterdam inside the Singelgracht

New Zealand
New Zealand Sub-Antarctic Islands

Ruins of León Viejo

Air and Ténéré Natural Reserves
W National Park of Niger

Sukur Cultural Landscape
Osun-Osogbo Sacred Grove

Rock Art of Alta
Vegaøyan — The Vega Archipelago
Struve Geodetic Arc

Bahla Fort
Archaeological Sites of Bat, Al-Khutm and Al-Ayn
Land of Frankincense
Aflaj Irrigation Systems of Oman

Fort and Shalamar Gardens in Lahore
Historical Monuments of Thatta
Rohtas Fort

Fortifications on the Caribbean Side of Panama: Portobelo-San Lorenzo
Darien National Park
Talamanca Range-La Amistad Reserves / La Amistad National Park
Archaeological Site of Panamá Viejo and Historic District of Panamá
Coiba National Park and its Special Zone of Marine Protection

Papua New Guinea
Kuk Early Agricultural Site

Jesuit Missions of La Santísima Trinidad de Paraná and Jesús de Tavarangue

City of Cuzco
Chavin (Archaeological Site)
Chan Chan Archaeological Zone
Manú National Park
Historic Centre of Lima
Río Abiseo National Park
Lines and Geoglyphs of Nasca and Pampas de Jumana
Historical Centre of the City of Arequipa
The Sacred City of Caral-Supe

Tubbataha Reefs Natural Park
Puerto-Princesa Subterranean River National Park

Belovezhskaya Pushcha / Białowieża Forest
Churches of Peace in Jawor and Swidnica
Wooden Churches of Southern Little Poland
Muskauer Park / Park Muzakowski

Danube Delta
Churches of Moldavia
Monastery of Horezu
Dacian Fortresses of the Orastie Mountains
Wooden Churches of Maramureş

Russian Federation
White Monuments of Vladimir and Suzdal
Architectural Ensemble of the Trinity Sergius Lavra in Sergiev Posad
Virgin Komi Forests
Volcanoes of Kamchatka
Western Caucasus
Curonian Spit
Ensemble of the Ferrapontov Monastery
Historic and Architectural Complex of the Kazan Kremlin
Central Sikhote-Alin
Citadel, Ancient City and Fortress Buildings of Derbent
Uvs Nuur Basin
Struve Geodetic Arc
Putorana Plateau

Saint Kitts and Nevis
Brimstone Hill Fortress National Park

Saint Lucia
Pitons Management Area

San Marino
San Marino Historic Centre and Mount Titano

Saudi Arabia
Al_Hijr Archaeological Site (Madâin Sâlih)
At-Turaif District in ad-Dir’iyah

Island of Gorée
Niokolo-Koba National Park
Djoudj National Bird Sanctuary
Island of Saint-Louis
Stone Circles of Senegambia

Stari Ras and Sopoćani
Medieval Monuments in Kosovo

Aldabra Atoll
Vallée de Mai Nature Reserve

Historic Town of Banská Štiavnica and the Technical Monuments in its Vicinity
Levoča, Spišský Hrad and the Associated Cultural Monuments
Caves of Aggtelek Karst and Slovak Karst
Bardejov Town Conservation Reserve
Primeval Beech Forests of the Carpathians
Wooden Churches of the Slovak part of Carpathian Mountain Area

Solomon Islands
East Rennell

South Africa
Fossil Hominid Sites of Sterkfontein, Swartkrans, Kromdraai, and Environs
Greater St Lucia Wetland Park
Robben Island
Mapungubwe Cultural Landscape
Vredefort Dome

Monuments of Oviedo and the Kingdom of the Asturias
Old Town of Ávila with its Extra-Muros Churches
Old Town of Segovia and its Aqueduct
Garajonay National Park
Historic City of Toledo
Old Town of Cáceres
Poblet Monastery
Route of Santiago de Compostela
Royal Monastery of Santa María de Guadalupe
Doñana National Park
Historic Walled Town of Cuenca
La Lonja de la Seda de Valencia
Las Médulas
Pyrénées – Mont Perdu
San Millán Yuso and Suso Monasteries
Rock Art of the Mediterranean Basin on the Iberian Peninsula
University and Historic Precinct of Alcalá de Henares
Ibiza, Biodiversity and Culture
San Cristóbal de La Laguna
Archaeological Site of Atapuerca
Catalan Romanesque Churches of the Vall de Boí
Palmeral of Elche
Roman Walls of Lugo
The Tower of Hercules

Sri Lanka
Ancient City of Polonnaruwa
Ancient City of Sigiriya
Sacred City of Anuradhapura
Old Town of Galle and its Fortifications
Sacred City of Kandy
Sinharaja Forest Reserve
Golden Temple of Dambulla
Central Highlands of Sri Lanka

Gebel Barkal and the Sites of the Napatan Region

Central Suriname Nature Reserve

Birka and Hovgården
Engelsberg Ironworks
Rock Carvings in Tanum
Hanseatic Town of Visby
Church Village of Gammelstad, Luleå
Naval Port of Karlskrona
Agricultural Landscape of Southern Öland
Kvarken Archipelago / High Coast
Mining Area of the Great Copper Mountain in Falun
Struve Geodetic Arc

Benedictine Convent of St John at Müstair
Three Castles, Defensive Wall and Ramparts of the Market-Town of Bellinzone
Monte San Giorgio
Lavaux, Vineyard Terraces
Swiss Tectonic Arena Sardona
La Chaux-de-Fonds / Le Locle watchmaking town-planning

Syrian Arab Republic
Ancient City of Damascus
Ancient City of Bosra
Site of Palmyra
Ancient City of Aleppo

Proto-urban site of Sarazm

Tanzania, United Republic of
Ngorongoro Conservation Area
Ruins of Kilwa Kisiwani and Ruins of Songo Mnara
Serengeti National Park
Selous Game Reserve
Kilimanjaro National Park
Stone Town of Zanzibar
Kondoa Rock-Art Sites

Thungyai-Huai Kha Khaeng Wildlife Sanctuarie

the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
Natural and Cultural Heritage of the Ohrid region

Koutammakou, the Land of the Batammariba

Site of Carthage
Ichkeul National Park
Punic Town of Kerkuane and its Necropolis
Medina of Sousse
Dougga / Thugga

Great Mosque and Hospital of Divriği
Hattusha: the Hittite Capital
City of Safranbolu

State Historical and Cultural Park “Ancient Merv”
Parthian Fortresses of Nisa

Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
Rwenzori Mountains National Park
Tombs of Buganda Kings at Kasubi

Struve Geodetic Arc
Primeval Beech Forests of the Carpathians

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Castles and Town Walls of King Edward in Gwynedd
Durham Castle and Cathedral
Frontiers of the Roman Empire
Henderson Island
Gough and Inaccessible Islands
Maritime Greenwich
Blaenavon Industrial Landscape
Historic Town of St George and Related Fortifications, Bermuda
Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

United States of America
Kluane / Wrangell-St Elias / Glacier Bay / Tatshenshini-Alsek
Redwood National and State Parks
Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site
Waterton Glacier International Peace Park

Itchan Kala
Historic Centre of Bukhara
Historic Centre of Shakhrisyabz
Samarkand – Crossroads of Cultures

Chief Roi Mata’s Domain

Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)
Coro and its Port
Ciudad Universitaria de Caracas

Viet Nam
Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park
Central Sector of the Imperial Citadel of Thang Long – Hanoi

Old Walled City of Shibam
Historic Town of Zabid
Socotra Archipelago

Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls

Mana Pools National Park, Sapi and Chewore Safari Areas
Great Zimbabwe National Monument
Khami Ruins National Monument
Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls
Matobo Hills

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