We asked 30 of the top travel bloggers, "What would you say is the 8th Wonder of the World"? Take at look at what they said, you may be surprised! . During our travels we’ve come across some pretty fantastic places, many of which claim to carry the status of 8th Wonder of the World. A while back, we did a post on the NEW Seven Wonders of the World because, to be honest, we had no clue what made the elite list. We thought it would be interesting to hear from the experienced travel blog community to get their thoughts on what deserves the title of 8th Wonder. We purposely left it wide open, which created some interesting debate. Most contributors wanted guidance on what we were looking for.
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Here are 11 things throughout history that have been billed as The 8th Wonder Of The World. Mark Liu, Shutterstock. 1. The Grand Canyon - Carved by the Colorado River, the Grand Canyon is often called the 8th Wonder of the World for its massive scope and beauty. A major force in its preservation, Theodore Roosevelt said, "In the Grand Canyon, Arizona has a natural wonder which is in kind absolutely unparalleled throughout the rest of the world. Topping out at 7'4" and 540 pounds, he was billed at the 8th Wonder of the World during his time in professional wrestling. Bonus story: In the preface to the paperback version of The Princess Bride, William Golding tells a story about the first day of filming with Andre the Giant and Mandy Patinkin. Andre was having difficulty with his lines, so Mandy reached up and slapped him across his face in a effort to have him read faster.
Eighth Wonder of the World is an unofficial title sometimes given to new buildings, structures, projects, or even designs that are deemed to be comparable to the seven Wonders of the World. Burney Falls in California, United States; called so by Theodore Roosevelt. Deadvlei Clay Pan in Namibia. Giant's Causeway in County Antrim, Northern Ireland. Gros Morne National Park in Newfoundland, Canada. Milford Sound in New Zealand; called so by Rudyard Kipling.
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Sigiriya is renowned for its 5th century pre-Christian frescoes. It has also been declared by UNESCO as the 8th Wonder of the World. Situated in Matale district, in the middle of Sri Lanka’s famous cultural Triangle, Sigiriya (Lion’s rock, in Sinhalese සීගිරිය) is an ancient rock fortress and palace ruin surrounded by the remains of an extensive network of gardens and reservoirs.
Stevie Wonder tells Billboard why he's so excited for the world to hear his first new studio album in over a decade, 'Through the Eyes of Wonder. Taylor Swift Makes Surprise Appearance at Stonewall Inn Billboard.
Настоящее имя: Stevland Hardaway Morris. While some songs like "I was Made to Love Her" and "Superstitious" are irresistibly soulful tunes, Wonder had a knack for contrasting this pace with melancholic masterpieces like "Blame It on the Sun" or "A Place in the Su. Even his 80s era was highly regarded and respected.