Wonders of the World

The world is a wonderful place. And people love to make lists with catchy names like the Seven Wonders of the Ancient/Modern/Postmodern/Future World. I don't really have a list of my own because really, is there anything sadder than an unfulfilled list? Why do that to yourself? Just find somewhere that interests you and go!

But for those of you who like to compare yourselves to others, here are the 100 Hillman Wonders and I've linked to the pages we've been to:

1.  Pyramids of Egypt
2.  Great Wall of China
3.  Taj Mahal
4.  Serengeti Migration
5.  Galapagos Islands
6.  Grand Canyon
7.  Machu Picchu
8.  Antarctica Cruise
9.  Iguazu Falls
10.  Bali

11.  Amazon Rainforest
12.  Ngorongoro Crater
13.  Great Barrier Reef
14.  Angkor Wat
15.  Victoria Falls
16.  Forbidden City
17.  Bagan
18.  Karnak
19.  Teotihuacan
20.  Banaue Rice Terraces

21.  Bora Bora
22.  Acropolis
23.  Potala Palace
24.  Jerusalem Old City
25.  Terra Cotta Warriors
26.  Chichen Itza
27.  Petra
28.  Nile River Cruise
29.  Easter Island
30.  Cappadocia (We opted for Pamukkale instead)

31.  Colosseum of Rome
32.  Fjords of Norway (In high school)
33.  St Peter's Basilica
34.  Egyptian Museum
35.  Borobudur
36.  Valley of the Kings
37.  Hong Kong (Summer of 1999)
38.  Sistine Chapel
39.  Burj Khalifa
40.  Alhambra

41.  Louvre Museum
42.  Canals of Venice
43.  Versailles
44.  Yellowstone NP
45.  Mecca (as close as I'm allowed to get, anyways)
46.  Kathmandu Valley
47.  Metropolitan Museum
48.  Mt. Everest
49.  Temple Emerald Buddha
50.  Hagia Sophia

51.  Pompeii (also Kacey's trip while Greg was deployed)
52.  Kashmir Valley
53.  Prague Old Town
54.  Golden Temple
55.  Amalfi Coast (I'd also recommend Cinque Terre)
56.  Meenakshi
57.  Chartres Cathedral
58.  Mezquita Cordoba
59.  Damascus Old City
60.  Dubrovnik

61.  Uffizi Gallery (In Florence)
62.  Rio Panoramic View
63.  Golden Pavilion
64.  Delphi
65.  St. Basils Cathedral
66.  Abu Simbel (our Nile Cruise ended just north in Aswan)
67.  St. Mark's Basilica (In Venice)
68.  Florence Cityscape
69.  Kremlin
70.  Varanasi Ghats

71.  Li River Cruise
72.  Shwedagon Stupa
73.  Sahara Desert
74.  Leaning Tower Pisa
75.  Baalbek
76.  Mont St Michel
77.  Topkapi Palace (Almost...Kids melted down)
78.  Carnival in Rio
79.  Stonehenge
80.  Angel Falls

81.  Yosemite NP???
82.  Santorini
83.  Matterhorn
84.  New York Skyline
85.  Marrakesh (We went to Tangier)
86.  Eiffel Tower
87.  Ladakh
88.  Niagara Falls
89.  British Museum
90.  Burj al Arab

91.  Yangtze River Cruise
92.  Carlsbad Caverns
93.  Ayers Rock
94.  Hermitage Museum
95.  Chambord Chateau
96.  Lijiang & Shangri La
97.  Neuschwanstein Castle (twice)
98.  Banff NP
99.  San Francisco
100. Portofino

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