New 7 Wonders

Great natural wonders

August 23rd, 2009 The Lonely Planet has come up with this list of the greatest natural wonders in the world, one for each “continent”: Read
  • South America: the Amazon
  • North America: Grand Canyon
  • Europe: the Matterhorn
  • Africa: Mt Kilimanjaro
  • Asia: Sundarbans (“Everyone who has read Midnight’s Children was captivated by Rushdie’s magical description of the languorous Sundarbans, one of the most mysterious forests on Earth.”)
  • Australia: Great Barrier Reef – actually shared by Australia and Papua New Guinea.
  • Pacific: New Zealand’s Milford Sound
Elsewhere, the ‘New 7 Wonders’ project allows you to vote for their shortlist of 28 wonders.