Landmarks of the World

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Landmark Town Country Comments
Acropolis Athens Greece  
Akershus Castle Oslo Norway  
Alhambra Granada Spain Moorish palace
Angel Falls   Venezuela aka Cherun-Meru, highest waterfall in the world
Arc de Triomphe Paris France  
Ayers Rock   Australia  
Balmoral Castle Aberdeenshire Scotland  
Bank of England London England  
Belvedere Palace Vienna Austria  
Big Ben London England  
Blue Mosque Istanbul Turkey  
Brandenburg Gate Berlin Germany  
Buckingham Palace London England  
Capitol Washington, DC USA  
Casa Mila Barcelona Spain  
Caves of Lascaux Dordogne Region France prehistoric cave paintings
Central Park New York USA  
Champs-Elysees Paris France  
Cherun-Meru   Venezuela aka Angel Falls, highest waterfall in the world
Christ on the Corcovado Rio de Janeiro Brazil  
Colossus of Rhodes Rhodes Greece wonder of the ancient world
Doge's Palace Venice Italy  
Duthie Park Winter Gardens Aberdeen Scotland largest winter garden in Europe
Eiffeltower Paris France  
Empire State Building New York USA  
European Parliament Strasburg France  
European Bank Frankfurt Germany  
Fingal's Cave Staffa Island Scotland  
Fort Knox   Kenntucky,USA holds gold reserves
Fountain of the Four Rivers Rome Italy  
Golden Gate Bridge San Francisco USA  
Golden Temple Amritsar India  
Grand Canyon   Arizona,USA  
Great Barrier Reef   Australia world's longest coral structure
Great Pyramid of Cheops El Gizeh Egypt  
Great Wall   China  
Hadrian's Wall Northumberland,Cumbria England  
Hagia Sophia Istanbul Turkey  
Hanging Gardens of Babylon Babylon Iraq wonder of the ancient world
Hofburg Vienna Austria residence of the President of Austria
Holyrood Palace Edinburgh Scotland  
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Jagannath Temple Puri India  
Kremlin Moscow Russia  
Krüger National Park   South Africa  
La Sagrada Barcelona Spain by Antoni Gaudi
Leaning Tower Pisa Italy  
Little Mermaid Copenhagen Denmark  
Louvre Paris France  
Machu Picchu Cuzco Peru  
Maison Carrée Nimes France  
Manneken Pis Brussels Belgium  
Marcus Square Venice Italy  
Marishal College Aberdeen Scotland second largest granite building in the world
Mount of Olives Jerusalem Israel  
Mount Rushmore   South Dakota, USA faces of Wahington, Jefferson, Lincoln & Theodore Roosevelt
Neuschwanstein Fuessen Germany aka Cinderella Castle
Niagara Falls   Canada, USA  
Notre Dame Paris France  
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Panthéon   Paris?  
Pharos of Egypt Alexandria Egypt wonder of the ancient world
Ponte di Rialto Venice Italy Bridge of Sighs
       
Prater Vienna Austria  
Pyramids of Egypt Giza Egypt wonder of the ancient world
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Red Square Moscow Russia  
Rockefeller Centre New York USA  
Rotterdam Harbour Rotterdam Netherlands largest harbour in the world
Royal Mile Edinburgh Scotland  
Sacre Coeur Paris France  
St.Basil's Cathedral Moscow Russia  
St. Nicholas Church Hamburg Germany  
St. Paul's Cathedral London England  
Schonbrunn Palace Vienna Austria  
Sistene Chapel Rome Italy  
Spanish Steps   Italy  
Sphinx Giza Egypt  
Statue of Liberty New York USA  
Statue of Zeus Olympia Greece wonder of the ancient world
Stonehenge Salisbury Plain England  
Storting Oslo Norway Parliament
Sugarloaf Mountain Rio de Janeiro Brazil  
Sydney Opera House Sydney Australia  
Table Top Mountain Capetown South Africa  
Taj Mahal Agra, Uttar Pradesh India  
Tate Gallery      
Temple of Amun Karnak Egypt  
Temple of Artemisof the Ephesians Ephesus Turkey wonder of the ancient world
Times Square New York USA  
Tivoli Copenhagen Denmark  
Tomb of King Mausolus of Caria Halicarnassus (now Bodrum) Turkey wonder of the ancient world
Trevi Fountain Rome Italy  
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Valley of the Kings Thebes Egypt  
Versailles Paris France  
Victoria Falls Livingstone, Victoria Falls Zambia, Zimbabwe on Zambezi River
Westminster Abbey London England  
White House Washington, D.C USA  
Windsor Castle Windsor England largest inhabited castle in the world
World Trade Centre New York USA  
Yellowstone Park   USA  
York Minster York England  
Ziggurat of Ur Muquyyar Iraq largest surviving ziggurat

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