There are various reasons why places, buildings and monuments disappear.
Some are lost to war, natural disasters and the elements or even politics.
Others are in danger simply because the way they were constructed just won’t hold them together forever.
It is sad sites of cultural heritage are at risk.
Here are some sites that are in danger of disappearing so you might want to think about visiting sooner rather than later.
1. Dalieh of Raouche, Lebanon
Used as a public space for more than 7,000 years, the Dalieh of Raouche may become a victim of a development frenzy that has destroyed or privatized many of Beirut’s open spaces.