Monday, December 19, 2011

The many lists of worldly wonders

Our planet is full of dazzling and awe-inspiring places. When it comes to naming wonders of the world, there is no shortage of places to marvel over.

From Natural Wonders to Ancient Wonders to New Wonders, and even Strange Wonders. Check out the many wonders of our world, and see which ones you can experience with Discovery Student Adventures.

The Original Seven Wonders of the World
  • The Colossus of Rhodes
  • The Great Pyramid of Giza
  • The Hanging Gardens of Babylon
  • The Lighthouse of Alexandria
  • The Mausoleum at Halicarnassus
  • The Statue of Zeus at Olympia
  • The Temple of Artemis at Ephesus

The Seven Wonders of the Modern World
  • Channel Tunnel
  • CN Tower
  • Empire State Building
  • Golden Gate Bridge
  • Itaipu Dam
  • Netherlands North Sea Protection Works
  • Panama Canal

The Natural Wonders of the World
  • Grand Canyon
  • The Great Barrier Reef
  • The Harbor at Rio de Janeiro
  • Mt. Everest
  • Northern Lights
  • Paricutin Volcano
  • Victoria Falls

Strange Wonders of the World
  • Split Apple Rock, New Zealand
  • Mud Volcanoes of Azerbaijan, Eurasia
  • Great Blue Hole, Belize
  • Devils Tower, Wyoming
  • Crystal Caves, Mexico
  • Chocolate Hills, Philippines
  • Bonneville Salt Flats, Utah

Are there any wonders you'd add to the list?

2 comments:



  1. The New 7 Wonders Foundation is a private organization established in 2001, which is dedicated to investing in
    good causes related with the monument preservation and reconstruction around the world.



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