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THE GREAT SPHINX GIZA, EGYPT Giza, Egypt is the largest city on the west bank of the River Nile and is home to impressive monuments and statues from the ancient world. The great Sphinx, The Great Pyramid and many others.
THE LEANING TOWER OF PISA ITALY Italy is a country in southern Europe. 60 million people live there, The capital of the country is Rome. The Leaning Tower of Pisa is one of the most remarkable architectural structures from medieval Europe. It is located in the Italian town of Pisa, one of the most visited European cities.
THE SUN PYRAMID OF TEOTIHUACAN MEXICO The Pyramid of the Sun, built in the 2nd century AD, Dominates the landscape of the ancient city of Teotihuacan in Mexico. Teotihuacan -the place of The Gods - was the first true city in Mesoamerica, at 600 AD More than 100,000 people lived there.
THE CN TOWER TORONTO, CANADA Toronto, Canada is the largest city in the country, but not the capital. It is top financial and business centre. It is also the home for the famous CN Tower. The CN Tower was technically the world's tallest building from its completion in 1976 until 2009. At night the tower is illuminated with a programmable LED lighting. The colours change throughout the year.
THE TAJ MAHAL AGRA, INDIA Agra, India is the large city in the province of Taj Mahal Was built in 22 years (1631 1653) with the orders of Shah Jahan and it was dedicated to Mumtaz Mahal, the wife of Shah. 20.000 workers worked there and it was built according to Islamic architecture.
THE EMERALD BUDDHA BANGKOK, THAILAND Bangkok, Thailand is the capital city of the country. It is the top tourist destination and it has many cultural landmarks: the Grand Palace .The Emerald Buddha Thailand is located on the grounds of the Grand Palace, the former residence of the kings of Siam.
OPERA HOUSE SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA Sydney is the largest city in the country but not the capital of it. The Sydney Opera House is a performing art centre in Sydney, Australia, situated in Sydney Harbour , close to the Sydney Harbour Bridge. It was opened on 20 October 1973, by Queen Elizabeth II. It looks like huge ferry boat.
ROME, ITALY COLOSSEUM Collosseum in Italy is an oval amphitheatre in the centre of the city of Rome. Built of concrete and stone, it is the largest amphitheatre ever built and is considered one of the greatest works of architecture and engineering.
EIFFEL TOWER PARIS, FRANCE The Eiffel Tower was built for the World Exhibition in 1889, held in celebration of the French Revolution in 1789. One could not imagine Paris without the Eiffel Tower, in fact it has become the symbol of the City of Light. You couldn't possibly visit Paris without seeing the Eiffel Tower.
STATUE OF CHRIST THE REDEEMER RIO DE JANEIRO,BRAZIL Christ the Redeemer is a statue of Jesus Christ in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The statue is 120 ft tall and weighs 635 tons. It is now a part of the modern Seven Wonders of the World. It is located on Corcovado Mountain.
CHURCH OF THE RESURRECTION SAINT-PETERSBURG, RUSSIA The Church of the Resurrection of Christ , also called The Saviour on the Spilled Blood is a church in St. Petersburg, Russia, that was built by Emperor Alexander III as a memorial to his assassinated father, Emperor Alexander II. The church is privately owned and is part of the St. Issac’s Cathedral and Museum organization.