40+ Breathtaking Landmarks Around The World

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Landmarks are often structures such as cathedrals, museums, skyscrapers, hotels, homes, libraries, bridges and ruins. Natural phenomena in physical features such as mountains rock formations, rivers and waterfalls, can also be chosen as landmarks if they have special historical, architectural, or cultural significance. Historical landmarks are not just tourist attractions, they serves as a commemoration of a remarkably important national event. This allows us and for generations to come, to remember great cultures and events of the past that is worthy to record in its own history.

To photographers, these landmarks are like invitations; a challenge to bring the best of out them in photos. Below are some of the best and well-selected photos of different historical landmarks from around the world. Landmarks that I’ve included here are so famous that almost everybody knew how they look like, but no everyone has seen this side of the landmark. So here it is, 45 photos of famous landmarks around the world taken in awe-inspiring perspectives, sorting by country names. Enjoy.

Australia

Ayers Rock

Sydney Opera House

Cambodia

Angkor Wat

China

The Great Wall of China

Brazil

Christ on the Corcovado

Canada

Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls

Egypt

Sphinx Egypt

Great Pyramid of Giza

England

Bank of England

St Paul Cathedral

Stonehenge

Buckingham Palace

Big Ben

France

Arc de Triomphe

Eiffel Tower

Notre Dame

Germany

The Brandenburg Gate

Neuschwanstein

Greece

Acropolis of Greece

India

Taj-Mahal

Sahib Golden Temple

Italy

Colosseum

Leaning Tower of Pisa

Sistine Chapel

Japan

The Great Buddha

Jordan

Petra

Mexico

Chichen Itza

Peru

Machu Picchu

Russia

Kremlin

St. Basil’s Cathedral

Saudi Arabia

Masjid AL Haram

Scottland

Balmoral Castle

Spain

Alhambra

Casa Mila

Turkey

Blue Mosque

Hagia Sophia

United States of America

Capitol Hill

The White House

Statue Of Liberty

Bryce Canyon

Empire State Building

Golden Gate Bridge

Central Park

Venezuela

Angel Falls

Zimbabwe

Victoria Falls

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Edwin is a passionate blogger who started his career in blogging four years ago. He loves writing about web design, tutorials, jQuery, graphic design, Photography, and everything about new innovations and happenings in the Web world. When not blogging, he loves spending his time in social networking. Follow us on FlipBoard

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