Cultural Site

Historic Town of Zabid

Zabids domestic and military architecture and its urban plan make it an outstanding archaeological and historical site. Besides being the capital of Y..

Cultural Site

Old City of Sanaa

Situated in a mountain valley at an altitude of 2,200 m, Sanaa has been inhabited for more than 2,500 years. In the 7th and 8th centuries the city bec..

Cultural Site

Old Walled City of Shibam

Surrounded by a fortified wall, the 16th-century city of Shibam is one of the oldest and best examples of urban planning based on the principle of ver..

Natural Site

Socotra Archipelago

Socotra Archipelago, in the northwest Indian Ocean near the Gulf of Aden, is 250 km long and comprises four islands and two rocky islets which appear ..