I don’t think it’s possible for anyone not to be in awe of the world and its wonders – both natural and man-made. Machu Picchu has intrigued me since I did an arts and culture project on it in high school and I really would like to go there someday.
The Seven Wonders of the World. It’s a concept that has long fascinated me as someone who is interested in our global heritage.
However, creating a list of 7 definitive wonders across various categories is bound to draw criticism. I’ve seen countless examples of new 7 Wonders of the World campaigns as well as votes on an 8th wonder!
For my 8th post, I thought it would be apt to showcase just a few of the 8th wonder contenders, that many have been trying to add to this list:
#1 – Milford Sound, New Zealand
Named as the Eighth Wonder of the World by Rudyard Kipling, Milford Sound is a beautiful fjord on New Zealand’s South Island. Famed for its rugged peaks and marine life (seals, penguins & dolphins), 1 million tourists are drawn here each year.
#2 – Machu Picchu, Peru
Known to many as ‘the city in the clouds’, Machu Picchu is a true…
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