7 wonders of the world is the latest title of the article you are reading now, as the information and knowledge in the world that holds so many wonders that we could never learn it all. By looking at the video show or a brief review of the wonders of the world makes us realize that the man is not nothing compared to God who created the entire universe and everything in it is.
Based on the results of a poll conducted by the New 7 Wonders Foundation, then on 11 November 2011 announced results latest winner of the 7 wonders of the world. Here are them:
1. Great Wall of China
This giant wall of china is the longest building ever built by humans. This wall is also known as The Wall of 10,000 Li (Wanli Changcheng). If you ask who built the longest wall in the world with a length of 8851 km, then the investigation by People's Republic of China (PRC) is the ming dynasty.
Petra is an archaeological site in Jordan located in the lowlands between the mountains which form the eastern wing of Wadi Araba, the large valley originated from the Dead Sea to the Gulf of Aqaba. Petra managed to become the new 7 wonders of the final decision by the foundation "new 7 wonder". If you are curious about the meaning of the term "petra" means stone in Greek language.
3. Great Pyramid of Giza
The great pyramid of Giza is the oldest and largest pyramid of the three pyramids located in Giza Necropolis. This pyramid is also known as Khufu pyramid to the tomb of Pharaoh who built the fourth generation, Khufu in 2560 BC. This building holds many mysteries that remain unresolved, including how construction techniques. With the inclusion of Priramida giza wonders of the world as one of the latest versions of the foundation "new 7 wonder" would be more and more tourists from all over the world who will travel to there.
4. Machu Picchu
Often referred to as the lost city of the Incas. Built around 1450 in the style of ancient Incan stone walls with polished. The main building is Intihuatana, Temple of the Sun, and Three Window Room. These places are known as the Sacred District of Machu Picchu
5. Chichén Itzá
The Maya civilization is a world in Mexico in 800 BC century. That said, Chichen Itza is a symbol of worship and science. Chichen Itza was founded Toltec king named Quetzalcoatl tribes who came to the Yucatan Peninsula with his troops. At that time, the Maya had lived in the area, then together Toltec tribes, began to build the temple that resembles a pyramid. Thus, the peak period of Chichen Itza is a mixture of Toltec and Mayan cultures.
Coliseum located in Rome. If you've ever watched a movie titled colossal gladiator certainly no stranger to the Colosseum building appearance because this is gladiatorial arena. Is a masterpiece of ancient Roman nation. Its size is 48 meters high, 188 meters long, 156 meters wide and wide throughout the building about 2.5 ha. Very wide so it provides ample space for the audience gladiators in ancient Roman times first.
7. Taj Mahal
Building built on the desire of Mughal emperor Shah Jahan as a mausoleum for his Persian wife, Arjumand Banu Begum is located in Agra, India. Shape of the building you can see in the picture above like this. Although from a distance looks as beautiful concrete building, but if you will look closely if the building is adorned with 43 types of gemstones, the diamond inclusion, jed, crystal, topaz and patchouli. Take as long as 22 years for the production by hiring 20,000 workers.