Man Made Wonders of the World to Explore

christ the redeemerThe man has started to create wonders from ancient time onward through the unique power of creativity. When you look around, you can see many human-made wonders that meet the threshold of artistic power. Some of these wonders are located here in the US. To access some of these wonders can be a bit challenging due to rugged terrain. You would need, while others are pretty accessible. On other parts of the world, many were destroyed by earthquakes, fires, and natural calamities, except the great pyramids of Giza.

Colosseum, Rome – Italy

Colosseum of Rome makes the largest amphitheater in the world. It was built in 70AD using concrete and stones, with the Roman architecture. The structure consists of 80 entrances and has a capacity to seat 50,000 spectators. The ancient Colosseum was used for hosting games between animals and people. It took more than nine years to complete the construction of the Colosseum. An estimated 100,000 cubic meters of marbles were used in the construction of the structure.

Christ The Redeemer, Rio De Janeiro

Chris the Redeemer is one of modern man made wonders of the world, located in Brazil. It is the fifth biggest statues of Jesus Christ in the world. The statue was constructed in France as piece by piece and transported to Rio De Janeiro upon completion in 1931. It is a 98 feet tall statue that was built using thousands of tons of concrete.

Taj Mahal, India


Taj Mahal is India’s most iconic and symbolic monument ever and has been listed on wonders list repeatedly. It is a marvelous monument that was constructed using white marbles. It took 22 years for its completion and is listed on world heritage site. The statue used a combination of the Islamic, Indian and Persian style of architecture. The monument appears in different colors at different time intervals of the day. All sides of the monument are perfectly identical. The statue sits on 17 acres, and within its walls, there are precious stones.

Great Pyramids of Giza, Egypt

These pyramids are located in Egypt making them one of the greatest wonders that man have ever made. They were built during 2589 BC and 2504 BC for the pharaohs. This pyramid is the oldest and largest in the world, standing a record height of 146 meters. They were constructed using 2.3 million stones, weighing up to 50 tons. The curvature within the faces of the pyramid exactly matches with the radius of the earth. The pyramid has constant temperatures and many rooms, with the entire pyramid covered using lime stone.

The Great Wall of China

The Great Wall of China makes the world’s longest construction ever that has been made by man. The wall is 8851 km long and was build 2000 years ago by King Quin Shi Huang. They were constructed using bricks, stones, and wood, and is the only man made structure that can be seen from the moon. About a million people have lost their lives during the construction of this wall, making it become the longest cemetery. The Great Wall of China is listed on UNESCO as a world heritage site.

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