Seven Wonders of World - 2016


The famous monuments of the world 2016 which are commonly known as seven wonders of the world which represent Global Heritage.


Chichen Itza

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Chichen Itza

Mexico

The Temple of Chichen Itza (Mexico), it is a Mayan pyramid, having 365 steps with unique features, and designed in a such manner that an echo sound come back like a bird call. Chichen Itza means "at the mouth of the well of the Itza."


Christ the Redeemer

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Christ the Redeemer

Brazil

In the year 2007, Christ the Redeemer declared as New Seven Wonders of World. Christ the Redeemer is a statue of Jesus Christ which symbol of Christianity and largest art in the world its 124 feet tall (26 foot pedestal 98 feet tall statue and the arms stretch to 92 feet wide.


Colosseum

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Colosseum

Rome, Italy

Colosseum is an Arch of Constantine, built in A.D. 315 in honour of Constantine It’s a conclusion over Maxentius at pons Varolii Milvius. The amphitheatre (is an outdoor venue used for recreation, performances, and sports) it measure about to 190 by 155 meters, was the biggest amphitheatre within the Roman world.


Great Wall of China

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Great Wall of China

China

The Great Wall of China was built in 7th Century to protect the empire of China from the Xiongnu Tribes (who are also called the Huns) on the north of China. The Great Wall of China is the longest structure made by humans which is about 21196 kilometre long with block houses for with height of 15 meters and width near about 9 meters, having seven thousand watch towers.


Pyramid

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Great Pyramid of Giza

Egypt

The 3 large pyramids of Khufu (Greek Cheops) at El Giza in Egypt the pyramids’ were made on rocky highland on the geographical region of the stream Nile River in northern a part of Egypt. it's one in every of the oldest structure that has been created by man in ancient time, engineered around 2540 B.C. its 147 meter tall, the pyramids are oldest Seven Wonders of the ancient world that stand still and intact until date.


Machu Picchu

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Machu Picchu

Peru, South America

The Inca Empire, was the most important empire within the world in early sixteenth century and was the largest empire in pre-Columbian America. The Incas designed homes, fields and temples by cutting the rock on the mountain therefore it absolutely flat space and having an observatory to look at the stars. In 2007, Machu Picchu was declared as New Seven Wonders of World.


Petra

Jordan

Petra was explored by a Swiss explorer in 1812, it is situated between the Red Sea and the Dead Sea, it is one of the world's most famous archaeological sites, where ancient Eastern traditions mix with principle design and is surrounded by mountains riddled with passages and gorges. Petra is carved into rose color rocks and half is built, it is typically remarked as the Rose town.


Taj Mahal

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Taj Mahal

Agra, India

The Taj Mahal is known as symbol of Love and affection of Shah Jahan for his beloved wife Mumtaz. Taj Mahal was commissioned by Shah Jahan in 1631 in the memory of his wife Mumtaz. Taj Mahal is made up of white ivory marble which was constructed on watercourse Yamuna in Agra and the monument was completed in year 1648


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