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the new seven wonders of the world

The New Seven Wonders of the World

  Ultimately, any list of the Seven Wonders of the World is a bit subjective based on the individual or group that created the list. However, the following places were dubbed the new Seven Wonders of the World in 2007 and still are largely regarded as such. 1. Chichén Itzá, Mexico The stepped pyramids and …

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rio de janeiro

Charting The World: Rio de Janiero, Brazil

Rio de Janeiro is the second largest city in Brazil, on the South Atlantic coast. Rio is famous for its breathtaking landscape, its laid back beach culture and its annualcarnival.  It is a common mistake to think of Rio as Brazil’s capital, a distinction it lost on April 21st 1960 when Brasilia became the capital. …

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