8. see: Stonehenge
Perhaps the world’s most famous prehistoric monument, Stonehenge was built 5000 years ago in Wiltshire, England.
Stonehenge is a World Heritage listed site.
9. see: the Mona Lisa at the Louvre
The Italian Renaissance artist Leonardo da Vinci painted ‘The Mona Lisa’ circa 1503, the portrait is of Lisa Gherardini.
‘The Mona Lisa’ is on permanent display at the Louvre Museum, Paris.
10. see: Yellowstone National Park
Yellowstone is the world's first national park!
Features include lakes, canyons, rivers, mountain ranges, hot springs and geysers, including the famous, Old Faithful.
11. see: an Iceberg
An iceberg is an enormous freely floating piece of freshwater ice that has broken off a glacier or an ice shelf.
Over 90% of an iceberg is below the surface of the water - hence the saying 'the tip of the iceberg'
12. see: the Great Sphinx of Giza
The Great Sphinx of Giza is a limestone statue of a mythological creature with the body of a lion and a human head.
Located in the Giza Plateau near Cairo and to the south of Khafre's pyramid.
13. see: the Louvre Museum (Grand Louvre)
Louvre Museum is the world's largest museum, located on the bank of the Seine river in Paris, France.
Leonardo da Vinci’s painting ‘The Mona Lisa’ is on permanent display.
14. see: Olympic Games (summer)
Inspired by the ancient Olympic Games, the summer Olympics are held ever 4 years.
The opening ceremony is spectacular as the host country represent their cultural identity on the world stage.