Our planet is truly unique. In every corner of the world you can find a great many attractions. At least one of these wonders of the world every person wants to see firsthand.
There are many beautiful places in the world created by nature and man.
USA, United States Grand Canyon, The Grand CanyonPerhaps the most beautiful place in the world is the American Grand Canyon. It is one of the deepest on the planet. The landmark is located near the city of Colorado, Arizona.
The primitive beauty of these places fascinates
The Grand Canyon is one of the deepest in the world.
Australia, Great Barrier ReefThis is a natural wonder of the world. The Great Barrier Reef is located off the east coast of Australia, it is washed by the waters of a rather deep Coral Sea.It is the largest coral reef in the world. The landmark consists of 2.5 thousand reefs. Some of them are small, an area of no more than a hectare, some cover an area of up to 100 square kilometers.
Great Barrier Reef - the world's largest coral reef
Great Barrier Reef - UNESCO World Heritage Site
South Africa, Cape TownThis beautiful place is called “heaven on earth”. And it justifies its name. The beautiful city, which is located at the very end of the African continent, was surrounded by huge mountains. This fact makes a person feel like a little creature in the midst of great magnificence.
Cape Town - the twin city of St. Petersburg
India, Taj MahalThe Indian Taj Mahal is on the list of wonders of the world. The five-dome mausoleum rises 74 meters above the ground. The Taj Mahal stands on the platform, in the corners there are four minarets, which are slightly tilted away from the main tomb. This is done so that in case of an earthquake,reduce the likelihood of destruction of the main building. The Taj Mahal is adjoined by a garden with a pool and fountains.
The Taj Mahal mosque mausoleum is located in Agra.
In the morning, the walls of the Taj Mahal look pink.
Taj Mahal interior
Canada, Canadian RockiesThe Canadian Rockies attract thousands of tourists every year. And for good reason. This is a beautiful place with mountain landscapes.There are lakes, canyons, glaciers, waterfalls, peaks, and limestone caves. The place of interest is inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List.
Canadian Rockies - part of the Pacific Cordillera
Peru, Machu PicchuSometimes this place is called the “Lost City of the Incas”. It was founded by the Incan ruler Pachacutec, as a sacred mountain shelter. It happened a hundred years before the conquest of his empire, it turns out that around 1440. The lost city functioned until 1532, right up until the moment when the Spaniards invaded the territory of the Incas. That year, all the inhabitants disappeared in a mysterious way.
Inca City Machu Picchu
The Incans were excellent builders
Egypt, the PyramidsAlmost all heard about these sights and many even managed to look at them. Egyptian pyramids are quite massive monuments. The construction of these buildings, the Egyptians began after 2700 BC. And they were meant at that time for the dead pharaohs, as a resting place.
Until now, not all the secrets of the pyramids are open
The Pyramids Ancient Egypt
Jordan, PetraThis place is definitely one of the most beautiful places in the world. Petra is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.This stone city was the capital of Idumea or Edom, and later the center of the Nabatean kingdom.
Petra is located in the narrow Siq canyon.
The most beautiful corners of the planet
China, the Great Wall of ChinaThe Great Wall of China, a grandiose creation of exactly 6350 kilometers in length, is one of the 10 most beautiful places in the world. She began to build in the fifth century BC. Then it was built of stone, earth, wood and grass. The bricks appeared later when people learned how to produce them.
The Great Wall of View from Space
Argentina, Iguazu FallsArgentine waterfalls Iguazu closes the rating. This complex includes about 270 waterfalls, the total width of which is about 2.7 kilometers.
Iguazu Falls in 2011 recognized the seventh wonder of the world
The name Iguazu comes from the words of the language of the Guarani i -water, guasu - big