7 Manmade wonders around the world
You know the world truly belongs to you when you see some of the exuberant masterpieces made by man themselves, to the world it may be just an Eiffel Tower or Parthenon but for some people who have put their entire effort in building it up, their hard work is the answer to your uncertainty. Today, we are bringing in notice such honourable mentions of the people who have created jewels out of dirt and have successfully created these exotic manmade wonders around the world.
Petra – Jordan
Probably, one of the most visited sited of the world and top one of our list of 7 manmade wonders around the world, the Petra of Jordan is a diverse found archaeological city that has been managing to attract tourists since ages, it was founded by the famous nomadic tribe of Arabs the Nobataeans, centuries before the birth of Christ.
Mount Rushmore – USA
Famously known as the Mount Rushmore National Memorial, the Mount Rushmore is a beautiful sculptured masterpiece by Gutzon Borglum and later it was retouched by his son Lincoln Borglum. The sculpture shows up the faces & heads of the former president of the US including George Washington, Theodore Roosevelt, Abraham Lincoln and Thomas Jefferson.
Moai of Easter Island – Chile
The Moai of Easter Island is the sculptured faces of men, designed by Rapa Nui people; the Moai represents the carved living faces of the ancestors. The Sculptures of Moai are huge faces at least twice double of their bodies.
Lake Kariba – Africa
Lake Kariba is known as the largest manmade lake and reservoir of the world, straddling as a border between Zimbabwe and Zambia. It is a 223 kilometre long river covering an area of 5580 Sq.km. The lake offers the most scenic and striking views of Zambia and Zimbabwe, where you can also spend some of your relaxing days getting sun bathed in a houseboat holiday trip.
Taj Mahal – India
Taj Mahal is an impressive mausoleum of India which was made in the loving memory of Shah Jahan’s Wife in the year 1632, it is indeed the most beautifully designed man made structure of the world, popularly recognized as the symbol depicting love and compassion. Taj Mahal is one of those picturesque sites of the world where people from all over the world love to capture their moment of happiness with their loved ones.
Golden Gate Bridge – San Francisco
You can only describe the awesomeness of the Golden Gate Bridge in the Superlative terms as it is one of the most remarkably known manmade wonder around the world. The Golden Gate Bridge was made by the great engineer Joseph B. Strauss; it was designed to link Marin County with San Francisco. The Golden Gate Bridge is the largest suspension bridge of the world.
The Palm Jumeirah – UAE
The Palm Jumeirah is an artificial manmade archipelago in UAE; it is one of the three planned islands of the Palm Islands. It got its design and was developed by Helman Hurley Charvat Peacock/Architects Inc. You will be completely enthralled to see the beautiful hotels and resorts at the Palm Jumeirah.