What Are The 7 Wonders Of Colombia?

7 Wonders of Colombia

Back in 2007, the new 7 wonders of the world were chosen in a competition that originally started in 2000. This campaign was launched in order to replace the list of ancient wonders of the world which had been floating around for many centuries. After all, only one landmark of the ancient list still stands … Read more

The New 7 Wonders Of The World Cities

Kuala Lumpur Skyline 7 wonders cities

After trying to figure out what the New 7 Wonders of the World and the New 7 Natural Wonders of the World were in 2007 and 2011 respectively, a new campaign was launched in 2011. This campaign was aimed at discovering the 7 Wonders of the World regarding cities. The goal was to find the … Read more

What Are The 7 Wonders Of Australia?

What are the 7 Wonders of Australia

Back in 2018, one of the leading travel agencies in Australia launched a poll asking visitors to cast a vote to find the 7 wonders of Australia. 68,400 Aussies chose 7 landmarks out of a list of 50 of the most famous spots in Australia. This was a spinoff competition of an earlier version which … Read more

What Are The USA Today 7 Wonders Of The World?

USA Today 7 Wonders of the World

Back in 2007, a voting competition ended to determine which landmarks of the world would become the new 7 wonders of the world. This was a response to the ancient wonders of the world list which had been around for quite some centuries. Remarkably, before this contest had ended, USA Today, one of the leading … Read more

What Are The 7 Wonders Of Ukraine?

What are the 7 wonders of Ukraine

Ukraine might not be the best-known country in the world, but it’s certainly home to some amazing historical and cultural landmarks. To make it even better, the people of Ukraine were allowed to vote back in July 2007 which ones should be included in a list referred to as the “7 Wonders of Ukraine.” This … Read more

What Are The 7 Wonders Of Poland?

What are the 7 wonders of Poland

Just like many other new lists of 7 Wonders, the 7 wonders of Poland were chosen by a voting competition that was launched by the Polish newspaper “Rzeczpospolita.” It started on August 31, 2007, and the original list had over 400 monuments and landmarks, chosen by readers of the newspaper. This list was eventually trimmed … Read more

What Are The 7 Wonders Of Wales?

What are the 7 Wonders of Wales

Contrary to various other lists of 7 Wonders of the World, which were mostly chosen by voting, the 7 wonders of Wales have been eternalized in a poem mentioning them. This poem goes as follows: Pistyll Rhaeadr and Wrexham steeple,Snowdon’s mountain without its people,Overton yew trees, St Winefride’s well,Llangollen bridge and Gresford bells. Poem describing … Read more

What Are The 7 Wonders Of Russia?

What are the 7 Wonders of Russia

Russia is an immense country that is home to numerous natural and man-made wonders. On October 1, 2007, a competition was launched which happened in 3 phases to determine what are the 7 wonders of Russia. This is very similar to the multiple competition held all over the world in response to the main competition … Read more

What Are The 12 Treasures of Spain?

12 treasures of Spain

Spain has a lot of fascinating landmarks and natural treasures. That’s why it wasn’t enough to pick just 7 wonders of Spain, which would be a reference to the original list, but rather select 12 to create a list referred to as the “12 Treasures of Spain.” The candidates were selected in an international voting … Read more

What Are The 7 Wonders Of Portugal?

7 wonders of Portugal

Did you know that Portugal was one of the major empires in the world in the 14th and 15th centuries? Portuguese explorers traveled all around the world and discovered India (Vasco da Gama) and Brazil (Pedro Álvares Cabral). This period is fittingly referred to as the “Age of Discoveries.” At home, some fascinating landmarks were … Read more

10 Of The Eight Natural Wonders Of The World

Eight natural wonders of the world

The problem with the “7 wonders of the world” is that only 7 can make the list. Therefore, the term “the eighth wonder of the world” has been used to describe things that should have made the main list, but haven’t. In this post, we’re going to take a closer look at eight natural wonders … Read more

7 Wonders Of Canada – Chosen By Canadians

7 Wonders of Canada

In 2007, all Canadians were able to choose the most wonderful places in their countries. In this post, you’ll find out which 7 wonders of Canada they picked. The competition was held by the CBC television network and all Canadians were able to cast their vote online. The winner got an astounding 177,305 votes. This … Read more

What Are The 7 Wonders Of The Underwater World?

7 wonders of the underwater world

Back in 1989, a panel of marine scientists associated with CEDAM came together to answer 1 question: What Are The 7 Wonders Of The Underwater World? CEDAM International is a non-profit organization for professional divers who are dedicated to ocean preservation and research. One of the members in the panel as Doctor Eugenie Clark (1922-2015), … Read more

What Are The 7 Natural Wonders Of The World?

7 natural wonders of the world

The New7Wonders organization created a huge poll that ran between 2007 and 2011 to find out what the New 7 Natural Wonders of the World are. The internet-based poll ran for 4 years straight, had 28 finalists, and around 100 million people worldwide cast their vote. The voting finished on November 11, 2011, and below, … Read more

What Are The 7 Wonders Of The Industrial World?

What are the 7 wonders of the industrial world

The 7 Wonders of the Industrial World are amazing feats of engineering that have defined the modern world. In a book by British author Deborah Cadbury, the stories of these feats are explained in full detail. In this post, we’ll answer this one question: What are the 7 wonders of the industrial world? Related: This … Read more