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7 wonders of world


7 wonders of world
7 wonders of world

7 wonders of world
the great china wall


It is Built between the 5th century B.C. and the 16th century, the Great Wall of China is a stone-and-earth fortification made to protect the borders of the Chinese Empire from invading Mongols. The Great Wall is actually a sequence of multiple walls spanning roughly 4,000 miles, making it the world's longest man-made structure.



7 wonders of world
the roman colesseum


Rome's, if not Italy's, most permanent icon is undoubtedly its Colosseum. It is Built between A.D. 70 and 80 A.D., It was in use of people for some 500 years. 
The oval structure sat nearly 50,000 spectators, who gathered to watch the gladiatorial events as well as other public spectacles, including battle acts, animal hunts and executions. 
Earthquakes and stone-robbers have left the Colosseum in a situation of ruin, but part of the structure still remain open to tourists, and its design influences the building of modern-day amphitheaters, some 2,000 years later.
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chichen itza




Chichén Itzá is a Mayan city  in Mexico, which embellished in the 9th and 10th centuries CE. Under the Mayan tribe Itzá—who were strongly effected by the Toltecs—a number of crucial monuments and temples were built.
 Among the most worthy is the stepped pyramid El Castillo (“The Castle”), which emerges 79 feet (24 meters) above the Main Plaza.  During the spring and autumnal cosmic time, the setting sun casts shadows on the pyramid that give the quality of a serpent slithering down the north stairway; at the bottom is a stone snake head.
Life at that place was not all work and science, however. Chichén Itzá is home to the largest tlachtli in the Americas. On that field the inhabitant played a ritual ball game popular throughout pre-Columbian Meso-America.
4.Petra
7 wonders of world
petra

The old city of PetraJordan, is located in a remote valley,  among sandstone mountains and cliffs. It was supposed to be one of the places where Mosess truck a rock and water gushed forth.

After that Nabataeans, an Arab tribe, made it their capital, and during this time it embellished, becoming an value-able trade center, especially for spices. In addition,a  water system is constructed that allowed for lush gardens and farming. 

At its height, Petra supposedly had a population of 30,000. The city began to decline, however, as trade routes changed. A major earthquake in 363 CE caused more problem, and after another tremor hit in 551, Petra was slowly abandoned.

 Although it was rediscovered in 1912,largely ignored by archaeologists until the late 20th century.

5.Christ the Redeemer, Brazil

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Christ the redeemer

Built 1926-31. Authorized by the Roman Catholic archdiocese of Rio de Janeiro.


Another recently added wonder is The Christ the Redeemer statue in Brazil, stands 125 feet tall. At the time the statue was authorized by the Catholic Church in the early 20th century

At that time over 90 percent of Brazilians were Catholic. Images of the Christ statue are created throughout Brazil.

In order for the statue, which weighs 1,145 tons, to support its huge arm span, it was made with strong concrete. It is considered the largest Art Deco sculpture in the history of world.


7 wonders of world
Machu picchu



Machu Picchu is a pre-Columbian Incan colony, one of the few that remain intact. Situated on the eastern incline of the Andes Mountains, it was likely built as a royal retreat for the Incan emperor Pachacuti Inca Yupanqui, not deliberate to be visited by the people

In use from the mid-15th century to the mid-16th century, it was eventually left, although the reason is not clear.

 The architecture was incorporate into the natural tract, its walls and terraces cut into the rock. Today, it is reached either by hiking up the Incan trail direct the Andes or by train.

In order for the security the structures, the Peruvian government has started to limit the amount of time tourists may spend at that site.



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Taj mahal

Taj mahal  mausoleum complex in AgraIndia, regarded as one of the world’s most iconic monuments and is perhaps the finest example of Mughal architecture’. it is also a huge symbol of love and affection..  

Emperor Shah Jahān (reigned 1628–58) made it built  to honor his wife Mumtāz Maḥal (“Chosen name of the Palace”), who died in 1631 giving birth to their 14th child.

 It took about 22 years and 20,000 workers to construct the palace, which includes an huge garden with a reflecting pool. The palace is made of white marble that features semiprecious stones in defined  and floral patterns. 

Its majestic dome is in center surrounded by four smaller domes. According to few reports, Shah Jahān wanted to have his own mausoleum made out of black marble. 

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