Famous Love Stories
World Heritage Sites connected to 'Famous Love Stories':
Anuradhapura Story of Prince Saliya and his lowcast lover, Asokamala.Cyrene allegedly built by Anthony for CleopatraFort and Shalamar Gardens Lahore Fort for love of Prince Saleem and AnarkaliGreat Wall Meng Jiangnu cried for 3 days 3 nights for her husband's body, until the Great Wall of China collapsedImperial Palace The story of Emperor Qianlong and Xiang Fei, the fragrant concubine, took place in Beijing Imperial PalaceIstanbul Topkapi Palace in Istanbul for Suleyman the magnificent and RoxolanaMonastery of Alcobaca King Pedro I and Ines de CastroMudejar Architecture of Aragon
Teruel: Diego de Marcilla and Isabel SeguraOld City of Jerusalem Solomon and Queen of Sheba, David and Bathsheba Paris, Banks of the Seine Napoleon and JosephinePersepolis Ahaseurus and EstherSite of Carthage Dido and Aeneas Taj Mahal Shah Jahan and Mumtaz MahalTroy Helen and Paris Venice and its Lagoon CasanovaVerona Romeo and JulietVilla Adriana (Tivoli) Emperor Hadrian and his gay lover Antinous (in 1998 the remains of the monumental tomb of Antinous, or a temple to him, were discovered at Villa Adriana)West Lake Lady White Snake and Xu Xian (story based in Hangzhou and the lake, met on Broken Bridge on the lake, Lady imprisoned under Leifeng Pagoda, etc).
Do you know of another WHS we could connect to Famous Love Stories?
Send it to me!