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7 WONDERS OF THE WORLD! By: Taylor Johnson
Looking for a perfect place for A vacation or just to travel? Let me give you some idea to What’s out there. And maybe even broaden your horizon! Buckle up and get ready for the ride.
Life’s like a box of Chocolate! -Forrest Gump
1. Christ The Redeemer Statue THE 105-FOOT TALL “CHRIST THE REDEEMER STATUE LOCATED IN BRAZIL.
2. The Great Wall Of China The Great Wall of China was built to keep out invaders. It was constructed between the 5 th Century B.C and The 16 th Century. Also, it is the worlds largest man made build.
LOCATED IN ROME, ITALY. THE ROME COLOSSEUM ONCE HELD UP TO 50,000 PEOPLE WHO WATCHED GLADIATORS FIGHT, WILD ANIMALS ROAM AND ALL THE PRISONERS. CONSTRUCTION BEGAN AROUND AD 70 UNDER EMPEROR VESPASIAN. 3. The Rome Colosseum
PERCHED IN THE EDGE OF THE ARABIAN DESERT, PETRA WAS THE CAPITOL OF NABATAEAN KINGDOM OF KING ARETAS. PETRA IS FAMOUS FOR MANY STONE STRUCTURES SUCH AS A 138FT TEMPLE CARVED WITH CLASSICAL FACADES INTO ROSE COLORED STONES. WHICH ALSO INCLUDES TUNNELS, WATER CHAMBERS, AND A AMPHITHEATER WHICH HELD 4,000 PEOPLE. 4. The Petra in Jordan
15 TH CENTURY MOUNTAIN IN PERU, AMONG THE BEST KNOWN REMNANTS OF THE INCA CIVILIZATION WHICH FLOURISHED IN THE ANDES OF SOUTH AMERICA. 5. Machu Picchu In Peru
IS THE MOST FAMOUS TEMPLE CITY OF THE MAYAS. IT WAS THE POLITICAL AND RELIGIOUS CENTER OF MAYA CIVILIZATION AROUND AD 750 TO TEMPLE KUKULKAN WITH THE HEIGHT OF 79FT, HAS 91 STEPS ON EACH SIDE, 1 STEP FOR EVERY DAY OF THE YEAR! 6. The Chichen, Itza In Mexico
Getting Excited Yet? We’re almost done, Just one more place To introduce Before we land this plane!
THE TAJ MAHAL IN INDIA, IS A MAUSOLEUM BUILT BY MUSLIM MUGHAL EMPEROR SHAH JAHAN TO HONOR HIS LATE WIFE MUNTAZ MAHAL. CONSTRUCTION BEGAN IN 1632 AND TOOK 15 YEARS TO COMPLETE. IT STAND IN THE WALL GARDENS AS INDIA'S FINEST EXAMPLE OF ARCHITECTURE. 7. The Taj Mahal In India
So what you think? Now have a idea on where you want To take your next Vacation? Maybe India? Brazil? Or how about Jordan? So many places and so much to see!
Plant any seeds you want, But you be the one to Be able to grow it. -Taylor Johnson