15 Landmarks That Deserve To Be Called The 8TH Wonder Of The World
Back in the 2nd century BC, the first people advanced enough to be able to travel for pleasure emerged – the Greeks. Tourism back then was still pretty dangerous, but guidebooks and poems were created which listed things in the known world that were worth the risk. Eventually this list became famous, and is still known today as the seven wonders of the ancient world. Unfortunately, five of the wonders on the list have been completely destroyed and one – the Hanging Gardens – is considered by some to be mythical. The 7th wonder, the pyramids at Giza, is still going strong, though, and is just as popular today as it was 2200 years ago. Since there is only one left, maybe it’s time to add an 8th wonder to the list. From Vietnam’s amazing modern bridge to Japan’s wish-granting temple, here’s 15 Landmarks That Deserve To Be Called The 8TH Wonder Of The World!