Sunday, June 19, 2011

100 of the most important landmarks of the World

Was feeling super bored...Came across this and thought of posting it here...

1)
Blue-domed Church in Santorini
2)
St Basil Cathedral in Moscow
3)
The Statue of Liberty in New York
4) Machu Picchu in Peru
5)
The Taj Mahal in Agra ( India )
6)
The Eiffel Tower in Paris
7)
The Great Sphynx at Giza
8)
The Chinese Wall in China
9) Uluru in the Northern Territory
10) The Little Mermaid in Copenhagen

11) Windmills at Kinderdijk ( Holland )
12)
Agia Sofia in Istanbul, Turkey
13) Acropolis of Athens
14) Mount Fuji in Japan
15) Stonehenge in the English county of Wiltshire
16) Big Ben in London
17) Neuschwanstein in Bavaria
18) Mount Eden crater in New Zealand
19) Loch Ness in Scotland
20) Easter Island in the Polynesian Triangle

21) Christo Redemptor in Rio de Janeiro
22) Capitol Hill in Washington DC
23) Tower of Pisa
24) Al Aqsa in Jerusalem
25) Niagara Falls at the border of Ontario ( Canada ) and New York ( USA )
26) Angkor Wat at Cambodia
27) The Burj in Dubai
28) Bran Castle in Romania
29) Manneke Pis in Brussels
30) Mount Everest on the border of Tibet and Nepal

31) Mecca in Saudi Arabia
32) Brandenburg Gate in Berlin
33)
St Peters at Vatican City
34) Mont St Michel in France
35) Mount Rushmore in South Dakota
36) Victoria Falls between Zambia and Zimbabwe
37) The Grand Canyon in Arizona
38) Nevado Mismi in Peru ( source of the Amazon River )
39) Auschwitz in Poland
40) The Great Buddha of Kamakura in Tokyo

41) Neptune and the Palace of Versailles in France
42) Cape of Good Hope in South Africa
43) Trevi Fountain in Rome
44) Petra in Jordan
45) Sagrada Familia in Barcelona
46) North Cape in Norway
47) Chichen Itza in Mexico
48) Inukshuk in Canada
49) Lascaux in France
50) Table Mountain in South Africa

51)
The Colosseum in Rome
52) The Pyramids of Giza in Egypt
53) The Blue Mosque in Istanbul
54) Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco
55) Sydney Opera House in Australia
56) Iguazu Falls on the border of Brazil and Argentina
57) Kremlin in Moscow
58) Parc Guell in Barcelona
59) Kilimanjaro in Tanzania
60) Waterloo in Belgium

61) The Empire State Building in New York
62) Newgrange in Ireland
63) Forbidden City in Beijing
64) Millau Bridge in France
65) The Sphinx in Romania
66) Faisal Mosque in Islamabad
67) Hermitage in Saint Petersburg
68) Konark Sun Temple in India
69) Dom in Berlin
70) Luxor Temple in Egypt

71) Pompeii in Italy
72) The Louvre in Paris
73) Angel Falls in Venezuela
74) Twyfelfontein in Namibia
75) The Prophets Mosque in Medina
76) Tower Bridge in London
77) American Cemetery in Normandy
78) Sacré Coeur in Paris
79) Abu Simbel in Egypt
80) Potala Palace in Llasa

81) Jin Mao and SWFC in Shanghai
82) Middle of the Earth in Ecuador
83) Carnac in France
84) The Wailing Wall in Jerusalem
85) Tilicho Lake in Nepal
86) Sceilig Mhichil near the coast of Ireland
87) Temple of Besakih in Bali
88) Golden Temple in India
89) Atomium in Brussels
90) Minaret of Jam in Afghanistan

91) White Cliffs of Dover in Great Britain
92) Ephesus in Turkey
93) Vinson Massif in Antarctic
94) Lotus Temple in India
95) CN Tower in Canada
96) Piazza San Marco in Venice
97) Half Dome at Yosemite Valley in California
98) Hollywood Sign in Los Angeles
99) Twelve Apostels in Australia
100) Rock of Gibraltar

I've been to about a quarter from the list above... Wonder when can I step my foot to the remaining three quarter of them.... hhmmmm..... Next life, maybe? hahahah

How many places have you visited to date... come share it here! ^^

til then, ttfn!

2 comments:

Anonymous said...

You have been to Copenhagen? How is it? I m going net month.

Elly

Alton Towers hotel deals said...

Wonderful list. You gave me a lot of ideas for a vacation for the next year. I have never seen such a detailed list of landmarks. You've probably been to a lot of places.
Regards!