Travel restrictions and city lockdowns are our current reality during the coronavirus crisis, with many traveller’s bucket list trips cancelled. But what if we told you that you can still see the Wonders of the World without even leaving your house? Thanks to Google, you can.
Spend some time immersing yourself in Google’s incredible aerial view interactive maps of some of the most iconic places in the world…
Virtual 7 Wonders Of The World
1. Taj Mahal, India
This UNESCO World Heritage site in Agra, India, is a jewel of Indo-Islamic architecture.
2. The Great Wall of China
Over 20,000 km long, this UNESCO World Heritage Site is a massive barrier that stretches across northern China. Now you can walk the wall yet avoid all the crowds.
3. The Colosseum of Rome, Italy
Rome’s Colosseum is an enormous amphitheater of stone and concrete that was built to satisfy the ancient Roman taste for violent public spectacles.
4. Chichén Itzá, Mexico
Chichén Itzá is a UNESCO World Heritage site and was a pre-Columbian city built by the Mayans. Standing here at sunset is unforgettable…
5. City of Petra, Jordan
More than 800 structures are carved out of the surrounding sandstone cliffs at this amazing ancient city. These include Greek temples, a Roman theater, a Byzantine church, and tombs from several eras.
6. Christ the Redeemer, Rio De Janeiro, Mexico
This gigantic statue is an iconic symbol of the city. No visit to Brazil is complete without seeing this famous landmark. Or, in this case, seeing it on your screen!