WHAT ARE THE SEVEN WONDERS OF THE WORLD?


I know whenever I am traveling and see a new historical landmark I always wonder what the Seven Wonders of the World are, and how many have I actually seen? So here’s the list of new and old, ancient and modern and all of those forgotten wonders.

The Seven Wonders of the Ancient World:

1) The Great Pyramid of Giza

2) The Hanging Gardens of Babylon

3) The Statue of Zeus at Olympia

4) The Mausoleum at Halicarnassus

5) The Colossus of Rhodes

6) The Pharos of Alexandria

7) The Temple of Artemis at Ephesus


The Seven Wonders of the Medieval Mind

1) Stonehenge

2) The Colosseum

3) The Catacombs of Kom el Shoqafa

4) The Porcelain Tower of Nanjing

5) The Hagia Sophia

6) The Leaning Tower of Pisa

7) Great Wall of China

The Seven Natural Wonders of the World

1) Mount Everest

2) The Great Barrier Reef

3) The Grand Canyon

4) Victoria Falls

5) The Harbor of Rio de Janeiro

6) Paricutin Volcano

7) The Northern Lights

The Seven Underwater Wonders of the World

1) Palau

2) The Belize Barrier Reef

3) The Galapagos Islands

4) The Northern Red Sea

5) Lake Baikal

6) The Great Barrier Reef

7) The Deep Sea Vents

The Seven Wonders of the Modern World

1) The Empire State Building

2) The Itaipu Dam

3) The CN Tower

4) The Panama Canal

5) The Channel Tunnel

6) The North Sea Protection Works

7) The Golden Gate Bridge

The Seven Forgotten Natural Wonders of the World

1) Angel Falls

2) The Bay of Fundy

3) The Iquacu Falls

4) Krakatoa Island

5) Mount Fuji

6) Mount Kilimanjaro

7) Niagara Falls

The Seven Forgotten Modern Wonders of the World

1) The Clock Tower (Big Ben)

2) Eiffel Tower

3) The Gateway Arch

4) The Aswan High Dam

5) Hoover Dam

6) Mount Rushmore National Memorial

7) The Petronas Towers

The Seven Forgotten Wonders of the Medieval Mind

1) Abu Simbel Temple

2) Angkor Wat

3) Taj Mahal

4) Mont Saint-Michel

5) The Moai Statues

6) The  Pathenon

7) The Shwedagon Pagoda

The Forgotten Wonders

1) The Aztec Temple

2) The Inca City

3) The Statue of Liberty

4) The Mayan Temples

5) The Banaue Rice Terraces

6) Petra

7) The Suez Canal

8) The Sydney Opera House

9) The Red For in India

10) The Great Sphinx of Gaza

WHERE HAVE I BEEN?

Stonehenge (2010)

– The Colosseum (1998, 2009)

– The Great Wall of China (2010)

-The Leaning Tower of Pisa (2004)

-The Great Barrier Reef (2009)

-The Grand Canyon (2004)

– The Empire State Building (First time in 2001)

– The CN Tower (I live here:) )

– The Golden Gate Bridge (2004)

– Niagara Falls ( I live here :) )

– The Clock Tower (2010)

– Eiffel Tower (2004)

– Hoover Dam (2004)

– Angkor War (2010)

– Taj Mahal (2010)

– The Aztec Temple (2003)

– The Statue of Liberty (2001)

– The Mayan Temples (2003)

– The Suez Canal (Sailed through it 2010)

– The Sydney Opera House (2009)

– The Red Fort in India (2010)

 

I would love to know where you have been! Feel free to comment below!

List is comprised off the posting at Wonder Club.

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