The 7 Wonders of the Modern World

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There are various monuments that have survived the passage of time, these have become historical relics of which today’s world is proud, therefore must be protected and preserved for the enjoyment of future generations. In previous years was held a contest to determine the seven most amazing structures that have …

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The Statue of Liberty

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This statue is also known as “Liberty Enlightening the World”, is called “The Statue of Liberty,” which is one of the most famous monuments of the city of New York, in the United States and around the world, Yet even with his great fame did not win any of the …

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Chichen Itza

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This monument is one of the major archaeological sites in the Yucatan Peninsula in Mexico, located in the town of Tinum in the state of Yucatan. It is an important and renowned relic of the Mayan civilization. Most of the buildings that remain there, are corresponding to the period of …

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The Roman Colosseum

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The Roman Colosseum is an amphitheater of the period of the Roman Empire, which was built in the first century, which is located in the city center of Rome. Originally called the Flavian Amphitheater (Amphitheatrum Flavium Romano), in honor of the Flavian dynasty, which had the emperors who built it, …

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Christ the Redeemer

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The “Cristo Redentor” or also known as “Christ of Corcovado” Jesus of Nazareth is a 38 meters high, that if you do not count the 8 meter pedestal. Figure this with open arms, located in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. It has a height of 710 meters above sea level, in …

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Machu Picchu

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The contemporary name given to this structure is due to so called the llaqta, which is an ancient Andean village, which is recognized worldwide for being part of the “New Seven Wonders of the Modern World” since its construction took place in the fifteenth century in the rocky promontory that …

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Petra

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Petra this monument is an important archaeological site in Jordan, and the capital of the Nabataean kingdom. The name comes from the Greek, meaning stone, but the name is appropriate, since it is not a city built of stone, but literally, carved and sculpted in stone. The settlement extends from …

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