Asia’s Top 5 best and worst UNESCO sites
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A continent steeped in history and rich in culture, Asia is home to more than 100 UNESCO World Heritage Sites.

Having visited dozens of them during my years living in Asia, I’ve found some of the little-known UNESCO sites were generously underrated while several much higher-profile sites were seriously overrated.

Overrated

Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (Mumbai, India)

The worst UNESCO site I’ve ever visited. It’s just a train station. Yes it looks quite nice from the outside thanks to its Victorian Gothic Revival architecture but inside it is ugly, messy and heaving with commuters.

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