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20 Wonders of the World That Should Be Part of Your Bucket List

They deserve to be called Wonders of the World.

#11. Eiffel Tower, France

Eiffel Tower, France

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Located in the City of Lovers, Paris, France, the Eiffel Tower is the country’s tallest building, standing over 1,000 feet tall.

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#12. Taj Mahal, India

Taj Mahal, India

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It took 22 years to complete this majestic architecture. The Taj Mahal is popularly known as a monument of love built by the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan and dedicated to his wife, Mumtaz.

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#13. Statue of Liberty, New York

Statue of Liberty, New York

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This colossal structure was a gift from France to the United States.
The female figure wearing a robe and holding a torch represents the Roman goddess Libertas, and she is a symbol of freedom of the country.

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#14. Table Mountain, South Africa

Table Mountain, South Africa

A popular landmark of Cape Town, Africa, the Table Mountain is called as such because of its flat-topped form. It is the country’s most frequented by tourists and also a favorite subject of photography.

#15. Maldives

Maldives

We wouldn’t be surprised if Maldives is included. However, this beautiful island country is just one of the finalists of the New 7 Wonders of Nature.

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#16. guazu Falls, Argentina/Brazil

Iguazu Falls, Argentina/Brazil

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The Iguazu Falls are the falls that divide Argentina and Brazil. It is included in the New 7 Wonders of Nature. According to legend, a serpent god was waiting on a sacrificial maiden, named Naipi, who ran away with her mortal lover in a canoe. The angry serpent divided the river, resulting to the magnificent waterfalls of today.

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#17. Burj Khalifa, Dubai

Burj Khalifa, Dubai

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The Burj Khalifa is a skyrise building known as the world’s tallest, reaching a height of 2,722 feet. The Burj Khalifa was constructed in 2004 and its exterior was finished in 2009.

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#18. Machu Picchu, Peru

Machu Picchu, Peru

Machu Picchu is is proof of an Incan civilization. It is made up of a complex of temples, plazas and paalces that may have served as a military fortress, ceremonial site or a sanctuary for the ruling elites.

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#19. Bay of Fundy, Canada

Bay of Fundy, Canada

This North American bay is famous for its high tides. In fact, it has the world’s highest tides. Things to do in this natural wonder include hiking on trails and kayaking.

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#20. Petra, Jordan

This famous archaeological site in Jordan is about 300 B.C. old. Petra is also referred to as the Rose City because of the rose pink-colored sandstone cliffs that the structures were carved from. Petra is also included in the New 7 Wonders of the World.

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12 Most Beautiful Beaches Around The World That You Can Only Dream Of

I’d go to any of these places in a heart beat.

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Most people in this world dream about travelling to the most beautiful places. They dream that someday they can travel the whole world and experience the beauty that this planet can offer.

While a lot of people plan their next ultimate destination to places like Disneyland or the Universal Studios, some just want to get closer to nature. The best way to explore nature’s finest creations is to discover the best beaches in the entire universe.

Nobody would ever blame you if you decide to leave your current life now and relocate to any of these 12 beaches. They are just beautiful....

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25 of the Most Romantic Places to Have Your Dream Wedding

Going to get married anytime soon? We have the best of the best destinations for an unforgettable dream wedding.

Still have the Valentines Day hangover? No need to fret. We bring you the ultimate list of love lists. The list of romantic places where you can have your wedding. After all, this life changing event happens only once in your life, so you might as well make sure everything is in order, location included.

#25. Charles Bridge, Prague, Czech Republic

25 Charles Bridge, Prague, Czech Republic

Included in the list of oldest bridges in Europe, and one of Prague's iconic landmarks, have your wedding here with the Prague Castle as the backdrop. The event is sure to be unforgettable. ...

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Australian Hotel Gives You The Closest Encounter With Wildlife

Let’s just hope that millimeter-thin glass won’t break.

If you think that riding on a jeep along the safari gives you the opportunity to get close with animals, think again. This hotel in Australia gives you a wildlife experience like no other.

Located in the National Zoo and Aquarium in Canberra, the Jamala Wildlife Lodge allows its guests to dine with lions, take relaxing baths with bears, feed giraffes from a treehouse, and wake up to the sight of sharks.

Well, not really THAT close, but what separates man and beast is only a millimeter-thick clear glass, so it’s pretty close....

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