The international accord signed by London and Washington allows both governments to control visits to the legendary shipwreck.
This is the culmination of efforts from France, Switzerland and Italy that began in 2009.
Saudi Arabia has opened its doors to tourism. We're here to give you the lowdown on what it's really like.
A hilly terrain in northeast Italy known for its Prosecco production has been added to the UNESCO World Heritage list among other cultural landscapes and cities in the world.
The Hyrcanian forests along the Caspian Sea in Iran and the migratory bird sanctuaries in the Gulf of China are among the new sites that made UNESCO's emblematic World Heritage List this year.
The UNESCO list of world heritage sites has a new addition. After Spain's medieval city of Medina Azahara was added on Sunday,
The iconic Australian landmark Uluru will soon be off limits to climbers, but where else are visitors not allowed to go?
Australia's world famous Uluru/ Ayers Rock will be closed to climbers from 2019. The ban is set to be enforced from the 26th October 2019 exactly 34 years after the rock was handed back to its original owners.
Police in Brazil are investigating whether arson may be the cause of a wildfire that has destroyed more than a quarter of a national park
The USA has said it withdraw from UNESCO at the end of 2017, citing anti-Israeli bias as a major reason.
It's stood for five-thousand years but the modern world around Stonehenge is now imposing change. The main roads leading to the British site are clogged daily with thousands of commuters and tourists