Great Height’s

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The statue of Christ the Redeemer is a statue of Jesus Christ in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The statue stands 130 ft. tall and is located at the peak of the Corcovado mountain overlooking the city. The statue is one of the 7 Modern Wonders of the World and is a very important symbol of Brazil’s Christianity

Uluru

Uluru,is a large sandstone rock formation in the southern part of the Northern, central Australia.Uluru is one of Australia’s most recognizable natural icons. The world-renowned sandstone formation stands 348 m (1,142 ft) high (863 m/2,831 ft above sea level) with most of its bulk below the ground, and measures 9.4 km (5.8 mi) in circumference

Canadian-Rockies

The Canadian Rockies are the easternmost part of the Canadian Cordillera, the collective name for the mountains of Western Canada. They form part of the American Cordillera, an essentially continuous sequence of mountain ranges that runs all the way from Alaska to the very tip of South America.

machu-picchu

Machu Pichu was a great Inca city located high in the mountains. It was the last city the Spanish captured. The Inca built their great city there because they thought they were closer to the gods.

taj-mahal

The Taj Mahal was built by one of India’s emperors Shah Jahan as a tomb for his wife Mumtaz Mahal the walls are covered with precious and semi-precious stones.

temple of tikal

The temple of Tikal is one of the largest archaeological sites and urban centers of the Pre-columbian Mayan civilization. It is located in the archaeological region of the Petén Basin in what is now modern-day northern Guatemala.

statue_of_liberty

The Statue of Liberty is a monument that was presented to the United States of America by the people of France in 1886 to celebrate its centennial. Standing on Liberty Island in New York Harbor, it welcomes visitors, immigrants, and returning Americans traveling by ship.

el yunque

El Yunque Rain Forest located to the east of Puerto Rico is divided by three towns: Rio Grande,Luquillo and Naguabo. Before the Spanish came it was inhabited by the Taino indians. Now it is a major tourist attraccion that houses many spicies of animals like the Puerto Rican Parrot and the coqui.

eiffel_tower

The Eiffel Tower was built between 1887 and 1889 as the entrance arch for the Exposition Universelle, a World’s Fair marking the centennial celebration of the French Revolution. Eiffel originally planned to build the tower in Barcelona, for the Universal Exposition of 1888, but those responsible at the Barcelona city hall thought it was a strange and expensive construction, which did not fit into the design of the city.

everest

Mount Everest is the highest mountain in the world it lie’s on the Himalayas near Nepal. Only a few people have made it to the top. Mount Everest is still growing about 2 in. every year

2 responses

30 05 2009
Gilberto

Very very good page. This page is very cool because is
a page where you can plan a great vacations.

30 05 2009
magicalplacesoftheworld

thank you I think you are right

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