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Belfries & Begijnhoven (Belgium). 'When Unesco took a look at Belgium’s magnificent range of medieval architecture, the choice was clearly too overwhelming. So instead a whole range was selected. This includes 33 historic belfries – church-like clock towers that were originally built in the Middle Ages. Also included were around 20 beautiful begijnhoven, charming enclosed urban villages that were a form of ‘convent-lite’.'