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The Wonders of the World

7 Natural Wonders / More Natural Wonders / 7 Ancient Wonders / Underwater Wonders
/ New Wonders / Forgotten Wonders / Industrial World Wonders / Ten Travel Wonders / Man Made Wonders

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What a beautiful world we live in. There are many awesome and phenomenal places on earth, both natural and man made, with origins that sometimes can and can't be explained. Here is a list of what is considered the top wonders of the world.
Who knows, maybe some day you will travel to see them all!
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The 7 Natural World Wonders

Why are the 7 Wonders considered so awesome? Well, Let's just Imagine...

A mountain so high it almost reaches the sky (1)
Magical dancing lights, performing through the night?(2)
Falls so tall, a dinosaur would feel small?(3)
A giant coral reef, with fish beyond belief?(4)
A canyon so vast, and carved out of the past?(5)
A volcano that grew, nearly right in front of you?(6)
A thousand tiny islands in one mountain cupped bay, no way!(7)

These are the 7 Natural Wonders..view the photos below. There are many more wonders, read about them, too! :

Earthman says "It's a beautiful world I say, let's keep it that way!"  
7 Natural Wonders of the World Where in the world are they? 7 Natural Wonders of the World
1. Mount Everest, Himalayas 2. The Northern Lights, Alaska  
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3. Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe, Africa 4. Great Barrier Reef, Australia 5. Grand Canyon, Arizona USA
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6. Paricutin Volcano, Mexico 7. The Harbor, Rio DeJaneiro, BR
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Planetpals would like to remind you,that if we all take care and do our share, we can preserve this beautiful world ! All things big or small.

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New Wonders of the World

world wonders newNew on July 9, 2007

From The New Seven Wonders Foundation

How did we get the NEW 7 wonders? A contest was organized by the New 7 Wonders Foundation and voted on by over 1 million people. This was the outcome--

7 NEW (Man Made)
Wonders of the World

* Great Wall, China
* Petra, Jordan
* Christ Redeemer, Brazil
* Machu Pichu, Peru
*
ChichNItz, Mexico
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The Roman Colosseum,Italy
*
The Taj Mahal, India

More Natural Wonders More Man Made Wonders

The 7 (Natural)
Underwater Wonders of the World

* Palau
* The Belize Barrier Reef
* The Galapagos Islands
* The Northern Red Sea
* Lake Baikal
* The Great Barrier Reef
* The Deep Sea Vents

The 7 (Man Made)
Ancient Wonders of the World

* The Pharos of Alexandria
* The Great Pyramid of Giza
* The Hanging Gardens of Babylon
* The Temple of Artemis at Ephesus
* The Statue of Zeus at Olympia
* The Mausoleum at Halicarnassus
* The Colossus of Rhodes

The 7 (Man Made)
Medieval Wonders of the World

* Stonehenge
* The Colosseum
* The Catacombs of Kom el Shoqafa
* The Great Wall of China
* The Porcelain Tower of Nanjing
* The Hagia Sophia
* The Leaning Tower of Pisa

The 7 (Natural) Forgotten Wonders of the World

* Angel Falls,Venezuela
* The Bay of Fundy,
Nova Scotia, CA
* Igua Falls,
Brazil / Argentina
* Krakatoa Island,
Indonesia
* Mount Fuji,
Japan
* Mount Kilimanjaro,Tanzani ,Africa
* Niagara Falls,
Canada & NY, USA

*This list varies: Some sources such as CNN beleive it is: Grand Canyon, Great Barrier Reef, Harbour Rio,Mount Everest, Aurora, Paricutin Volcano, Victoria Falls.

The 7 (Man Made) Modern
Wonders of the World

* The Empire State Building
* The Itaip Dam
* The CN Tower
* The Panama Canal
* The Channel Tunnel
* The DELTA North Sea Protection Works
* The Golden Gate Bridge
The 7 (Man Made)
Industrial Wonders of theWorld


*SS Great Eastern Steam Ship
*Bell Rock Lighthouse
*Brooklyn Bridge
*London Sewerage System
*First Transcontinental Railroad
*Panama Canal
*Hoover Dam

The 10 (Natural) Travel Wonders

*Serengeti Migration
*Galápagos Islands
*Grand Canyon
*Iguazu Falls
*Amazon Rainforest
*Ngorongoro Crater
*Great Barrier Reef
*Victoria Falls
*Bora Bora
*Cappadocia

The 10 (Man Made) Travel Wonders

*Giza pyramid complex (Egypt)
*Great Wall of China
*Taj Mahal (India)
*Machu Picchu (Peru)
*Bali (Indonesia)
*Angkor Wat (Thailand
*Forbidden City (Beijing China)
*Bagan Temples & Pagodas (Burma)
*Karnak Temple (Egypt)
*Teotihuacán (San Juan)

Travel writer Howard Hillman compiled this list of the top man-made and natural tourist travel wonders of the world (2007)
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