Top Ten Places Which Have To Be Visited

Iguazu Falls – Brazil

These are the most powerful waterfalls in all of South America and one of the most beautiful places on the planet. 275 roaring stream falling into an abyss from a height of 60-80 meters. The rumble is such that it is difficult to hear what the man said to you on the observation platform. The most impressive of the falls is the “Devil’s Throat” in which is the border between Brazil and Argentina. Incidentally, on the Argentine side of Iguazu look much more interesting.

Machu Picchu – Peru

This abandoned city was discovered accidentally in 1911 by researchers at Yale University – Professor Hiram Bingham and is in the top 10 most beautiful places on the planet. The town, which 400 years nobody knew, is located high in the mountains of Peru and orientation was built in the XV century by the will of the great Inca. Why Indians have left today is not yet established.

Angkor Cambodia

This city literally swallowed by the jungle, we can without exaggeration be called the largest building in Asia. When 150 years ago the French fall impassable Cambodian forests of these temples, the world gasps and recognizes Angkor eighth wonder of the world. Incidentally, Banyan trees did not reveal all the secrets of people, many buildings are not yet available to researchers and travelers. For this wonderful place are aware of even those who hardly can show Cambodia on the map.

Taj Mahal – India

This tomb is one of the seven modern wonders of the world. It is considered a masterpiece of architecture, a symbol of pure and eternal love. Shah Jahan built it for his wife Mumtaz Mahal and later was buried in her and himself to be near his beloved wife. Definitely worth to see the Taj Mahal at dawn, it is particularly beautiful. One of the best views reveals from the roofs of each hotel or guest house located in the nearby area Tajganj. Every year this beautiful landmark is visited by 5 million people.

Grand Canyon – USA

It is among the deepest in the world and is so large that all observation platforms can be seen only a tenth part of this “monster”. About six million years of water and wind are “painted” here very interesting structure. Long ago the land near Canyon inhabited Indians Apaches and Navajo. Today they are built reserves where tourists keep watch dance, listen to songs and buy souvenirs from the natives. One of the most beautiful and breathtaking places belong here Skywalk – observation platform with a transparent bottom.

Coliseum Rome – Italy

This symbol of the Roman Empire is placed on all sorts of postcards, calendars and magnets. Once it was the scene of spectacular battles: here muscled gladiators fought each other or killing wild animals. And the stands are gathered to 50 thousand spectators who have solved the fate of the loser gladiator: Nausea is a thumb up or down, thus giving orders to kill or be left alive. Today Coliseum stands in half-ruined state and its ruins are carefully guarded and preserved on the walls periodically organizes a light show.

Alhambra Spain

The most famous castle in Spain is located in Granada. This huge palace complex is so popular that the number of tourists who could come here is limited. Therefore it is better to take care of tickets in advance via the Internet. Much of the palace was built during the Nasrid Dynasty (1230-1492 yr.), During which Granada was the capital of Granadskoto emirate. Today the palace houses the Museum of Islamic architecture. You can walk for hours, looking at decorated with openwork carving halls and courtyards in an incredibly beautiful Moorish style.

Great Wall of China

Once this powerful facility was the border of China. In the construction of the northern border, in the face of the city wall, the emperor harnessed one-fifth of the population of the then China. It was built over many centuries, and as a binder originally used a mixture of sticky rice cereal and slaked lime. Today, the Chinese acknowledge that the history of this building is actually their own history and to feel the spirit of China, you should climb it. According to official data, the length of the Great Wall is 8851.9 kilometers.

Hagia Sophia – Turkey

This temple has an incredibly interesting history. BC this place was the Temple of Artemis. And in the VI century, according to legend, Emperor Justinian angel appeared and charged him to build a huge temple in honor of St. Sofia. Built the church for five years and for Christmas in 537, it opens doors for believers. In the middle of the XV century, Mehmet II conquered Constantinople, then of “St. Sofia” additions minarets and she became one of the most beautiful mosques in the world.

Great Barrier Reef – Australia

The most famous national park in the world and among the most beautiful places on the planet, located off the coast of Australia. It consists of thousands of islands, which are forbidden to live. Only a small portion is allowed to be visited by tourists but there are strict limitations. However, you can encounter there. 350 coral species known worldwide, 340 can be seen only here. Diving in these places is allowed but is forbidden not only to remove the coral, but even touching them.

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