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Historic Centre of the Town of Diamantina
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Historic Centre of the Town of Diamantina

Rank: 1001 UNESCO
Wonder Type: Cultural
Country: Brazil
Diamantina, a colonial village set like a jewel in a necklace of inhospitable rocky mountains, recalls the exploits of diamond prospectors in the 18th century and testifies to the triumph of human cultural and artistic endeavour over the environment. [More Details]
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