Tuesday, June 2, 2020

Man made wonders

Wonders which have been created (mainly) by man.

Church of the Holy Ascension in Unalaska

Old Russian Orthodox church, built in 1826. Location, GPS coordinates: 53.87565 N 166.53645 W Categories: Churches Values: Architecture Rating: Where is located? North America, United States, Alaska, Unalaska { "@context": "http://schema.org/", "@type": "TouristAttraction", "name": "Church of the...

Sarnath

One of holiest sites for Buddhism, it is here that Buddha gave his first sermon. It contains numerous ancient and contemporary monasteries and temples,...

Vaishali

The former capital city of Licchavi, flourished starting from the 6th century BC. Once prosperous capital of one of the first known democracies in...

Mud Lake Canal

Large scale prehistoric structure – artificially made canal for canoes to simplify yearly migrations – to avoid rough waters of Mexico Gulf. Canal is...

Lake Kairae dendroglyphs

OOne of five groups of Chatham dendroglyphs is Lake Kairae dendroglyphs. During the review and counting in November - December 1998 (1) here were found...

Vietnam Golden Bridge (Giant Hand Bridge)

Highly unusual pedestrian bridge, resting on two concrete hands, which hold the cosntruction. The 150 m long bridge was built in 2018. Location, GPS coordinates: 15.9951...