We all learnt about 7 wonders of the world before, but did you know that the wonders we know is not longer known as 7 wonders of the world. But, we’ll still remember it with the other name which is ‘7 Wonders of Ancient World’. Of the original Seven Wonders of the World, only the Great Pyramids of Giza remain. The Hanging Gardens of Babylon, the Lighthouse of Alexandria, the Temple of Artemis and Colossus of Rhodes have all dwindle into memory.
Here is the list of the new 7 Wonders of The World:
- Great Wall of China
- The Colosseum
- Chichen Itza
- Machu Picchu
- Taj Mahal
- Christ the Redeemer
Great Wall of China
What’s the point of your China’s trip if you don’t include the Great Wall tour? This wall is the mightiest work of man – the only one that would be visible to the human eye from the Moon. The Great Wall took millennia to build and now has become the landmark of China and listed as one of the wonders of the world. Starts your Great Wall discovery now!
Petra is a historical and archaeological city located Jordan. The non-stop salt blowing is freezing the pores of the building material. This famous trade route long ago has a really astounding entrance and very dazzling which can make you forget your home!
The Colosseum is the biggest amphitheater in the world. It can fit approximately 50,000 people. With 800 entrances, it still remain a must visit place in Rome by tourists for ages. By the 20th century, natural disasters neglect and had destroyed nearly two-thirds of the original Colosseum. The Colosseum is the best ‘instagram spot’ for people who love photography!
Maya mythology mentioned that the pyramid is known as the Temple of Kukulcán. It was created in honor of the god. This is the most perfect place to visit during spring and fall because you can see an illusion of a shadow in the shape of a giant “feathered serpent” that appears to grovel its way down the side of the North staircase with the sun’s movement. This natural phenomenon of light and shadow creates a memorable experience for visitors that witnessed the event.
Calling all people who love an adventurous tourism! Trek to Machu Picchu to see this mysterious and amazing creation. Fun fact, there was no wheels were used to transport heavy rocks for the construction of the city, no iron tools was used and not even one needle can fit in between the two stones. Machu Picchu is also known as the lost city of Incas.
The Taj Mahal is one of the romantic buildings in the world. Taj Mahal was built as an honor of an emperor, Shah Jahan to his beloved wife, Mumtaz Mahal. This building is full of mystery and interesting story. Did you know that the only the only part of the mausoleum that is not ornately decorated is the actual grave? Visit Taj Mahal to discover the history.
Christ the Redeemer
The constructions to build this remarkable Statue took 9 years. It was completed in 1931 and stands 98 feet tall, its horizontally outstretched arms spanning is 92 feet. It was built using a reinforced concrete and it is one of Brazil’s most recognizable landmarks. Visit Rio de Janeiro to see this amazing statue with your own eyes!
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