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82-ICONIC-WORLD-LANDMARKS

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82-ICONIC-WORLD-LANDMARKS

  1. 1. by C Noah Pelletier on November 6, 2012 82 Iconic World82 Iconic World Landmarks To Visit BeforeLandmarks To Visit Before You DieYou Die Some buildings, art pieces, natural features, and ruinsSome buildings, art pieces, natural features, and ruins are so well known, their images immediately identifiableare so well known, their images immediately identifiable to people all over the world, that they have becometo people all over the world, that they have become icons of place. Here are 82 examples, in alphabeticalicons of place. Here are 82 examples, in alphabetical order by country.order by country.
  2. 2. 1. Perito Moreno Glacier - Patagonia, Argentina
  3. 3. 2. Sydney Opera House - Sydney, Australia
  4. 4. 3. Uluru / Ayers Rock - Northern Territory, Australia
  5. 5. 4. Schloss Schönbrunn - Vienna, Austria
  6. 6. 5. Swarovski Crystal World - Innsbruck, Austria
  7. 7. 6. Manneken Pis - Brussels, Belgium
  8. 8. 7. Tiger's Nest Monastery - Paro Valley, Bhutan
  9. 9. 8. Salar de Uyuni - Potosí and Oruro Departments, Bolivia
  10. 10. 9. Cristo Redentor - Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  11. 11. 10. Museum of Contemporary Art - Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  12. 12. 11. Sultan Omar Ali Saifuddin Mosque - Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei
  13. 13. 12. St. Alexander Nevsky Cathedral - Sofia, Bulgaria
  14. 14. 13. Angkor Wat - Angkor, Siem Reap Province, Cambodia
  15. 15. 14. Parliament Hill - Ottawa, Canada
  16. 16. 15. CN Tower - Toronto, Canada
  17. 17. 16. Niagara Falls - Canada & USA
  18. 18. 17. Church of Our Lady before Týn - Prague, Czech Republic
  19. 19. 18. Dancing House - Prague, Czech Republic
  20. 20. 19. Mano del Desierto - Atacama Desert, Chile
  21. 21. 20. Great Wall of China, Mutianyu section - Huairou County, China
  22. 22. 21. Tiananmen Square (& Gate of Heavenly Peace) - Beijing, China
  23. 23. 22. Oriental Pearl Radio & TV Tower - Shanghai, China
  24. 24. 23. Ruins of St. Paul's - Macau, China
  25. 25. 24. Moai - Easter Island, Chile
  26. 26. 25. Las Lajas Sanctuary - Ipiales, Colombia
  27. 27. 26. Great Pyramids - Giza, Egypt
  28. 28. 27. Palace of Westminster - London, United Kingdom
  29. 29. 28. Eiffel Tower - Paris, France
  30. 30. 29. Cologne Cathedral - Cologne, Germany
  31. 31. 30. Brandenburg Gate - Berlin, Germany
  32. 32. 31. Neuschwanstein Castle - Schwangau, Germany
  33. 33. 32. Hannover Rathaus - Hannover, Germany
  34. 34. 33. Gehry Buildings at Medienhafen - Düsseldorf, Germany
  35. 35. 34. Acropolis - Athens, Greece
  36. 36. 35. Blue domes - Santorini, Greece
  37. 37. 36. Hungarian Parliament Building - Budapest, Hungary
  38. 38. 37. Szechenyi Chain Bridge - Budapest, Hungary
  39. 39. 38. Hallgrimskirkja - Reykjavik, Iceland
  40. 40. 39. The Golden Temple - Amritsar, India
  41. 41. 40. Taj Mahal - Agra, India
  42. 42. 41. Borobudur Temple - Magelang, Indonesia
  43. 43. 42. Azadi Tower - Tehran, Iran
  44. 44. 43. Dome of the Rock - Old City of Jerusalem, Palestine
  45. 45. 44. Colosseum - Rome, Italy
  46. 46. 45. Grand Canal - Venice, Italy
  47. 47. 46. Trevi Fountain - Rome, Italy
  48. 48. 47. Duomo - Milan, Italy
  49. 49. 48. Leaning Tower of Pisa - Pisa, Italy
  50. 50. 49. Duomo - Florence, Italy
  51. 51. 50. Temple of the Golden Pavilion - Kyoto, Japan
  52. 52. 51. Petra - Ma’an Governorate, Jordan
  53. 53. 52. Bayterek - Astana, Kazakhstan
  54. 54. 53. Petronas Towers - Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  55. 55. 54. Crystal Mosque - Terengganu, Malaysia
  56. 56. 55. Lord Murugan Statue & Batu Caves - Gombak, Malaysia
  57. 57. 56. Great Mosque of Djenné - Djenné, Mali
  58. 58. 57. Choijin Lama Temple Museum - Ulan Bator, Mongolia
  59. 59. 58. Oslo Opera House - Oslo, Norway
  60. 60. 59. Machu Picchu - Cusco Region, Peru
  61. 61. 60. Belém Tower - Lisbon, Portugal
  62. 62. 61. Palácio Nacional da Pena - Sintra, Portugal
  63. 63. 62. Museum of Islamic Art - Doha, Qatar
  64. 64. 63. St. Basil's Cathedral - Moscow, Russia
  65. 65. 64. African Renaissance Monument - Dakar, Senegal
  66. 66. 65. Buddha Tooth Relic Temple & Museum - Singapore
  67. 67. 66. Combs of the Winds - San Sebastian, Spain
  68. 68. 67. Dona i Ocell - Barcelona, Spain
  69. 69. 68. Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias - Valencia, Spain
  70. 70. 69. Guggenheim Museum - Bilbao, Spain
  71. 71. 70. Changdeokgung Palace - Seoul, South Korea
  72. 72. 71. National Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall - Taipei, Taiwan
  73. 73. 72. Potala Palace - Lhasa, Tibet Autonomous Region, China
  74. 74. 73. Rock houses - near Göreme, Cappadocia, Turkey
  75. 75. 74. Basilica Cistern - Istanbul, Turkey
  76. 76. 75. Blue Mosque - Istanbul, Turkey
  77. 77. 76. Burj Al-Arab - Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  78. 78. 77. Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque - Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  79. 79. 78. Lincoln Memorial - Washington D.C., United States of America
  80. 80. 79. Gateway Arch - St. Louis, United States of America
  81. 81. 80. Angel Falls - Canaima National Park, Venezuela
  82. 82. 81. Cao Dai Temple - Tay Ninh, Vietnam
  83. 83. 82. Victoria Falls - Borders Zambia & Zimbabwe
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