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the eighth wonder of the world

Something deemed magnificent enough to be recognized along with the classical Seven Wonders of the World (which include the Great Pyramids of Egypt and the Hanging Gardens of Babylon). Many people consider the Great Wall of China to be the eighth wonder of the world.
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Pakistan Air Force established an air bridge between Chaklala and Gilgit for the construction and timely completion of the 8th wonder of the world.
Bucket list check for us it is definitely 8th wonder of the world.
The partnership, majority controlled by Hard Rock International, will transform the existing Taj Mahal with a complete remodel and rebrand of the property that is located on 17-acres of prime Boardwalk real estate, offering guestrooms with views of the city and ocean in the building once named the 8th wonder of the world.
He said CPEC would be the 8th wonder of the world and would immensely reduce time and space among the regions countries.
Described as 'the 8th wonder of the world,' Wigan's work includes an interpretation of da Vinci's, The Last Supper, Cinderella, her ugly sisters and stepmother in the eye of the needle and Prince Albert on the head of a pin.
China is Pakistan's neighbor friend and ally and both countries are linked via the 8th wonder of the world The Karakoram Highway rivers and mountain ranges.
I've seen the 8th wonder of the world, Green's be thy name.
LAS VEGAS -- Manny Pacquiao, 8th wonder of the world," screamed a sign unfurled by Las Vegas Filipinos as their compatriots waved Filipino flags during Saturday's weigh-in for the WBO welterweight championship.
Earlier this year, VirtualTourist declared it was on the hunt to identify the 8th Wonder of the World through site visitor votes.
The station also described Palmyra in its program /Musical Trips/as the 8th wonder of the world and that is why it entered the United Nations educational scientific and cultural organization UNESCO World Heritage List.
I've never seen it in real life and to me it was merely a selection of news items during the time it was being built, but this book has inspired me to go and see this 8th Wonder of the World for myself.
The highway known as 8th wonder of the world connects Pakistan and China.
The two main advantages are that any money you invest in your pension fund will be allowed to roll up free from income tax and capital gains tax which will give you the effects of compound interest, which to quote Albert Einstein is the 8th wonder of the world.
Kong: The 8th Wonder of the World Quiz" will feature 200 questions about the King Kong film along with photos and behind-the-scenes images from the movie.
The creations of micro- sculpturist Willard Wigan, 41 - whose work is dubbed the 8th Wonder of the World - are on show at the Hard Days Night Hotel.