Splendid buildings, worthy of emulation, are the few features of ancient buildings, when we begin in to this review we must take a keen look in to the great famous region which is especially familiar for this ancient architectural wonders, that’s the great Greek region. Now our review will show off the pride and prominent buildings from this Greek region. Let’s immerse your mind in to these artful architectural qualities,
Embark with the pyramids in Egypt, an ancient Egyptians built pyramids as tombs for the imperial members, especially the king pharaohs and their queens. The pharaohs were buried in pyramids of many different shapes and sizes from before the beginning of the Old Kingdom to the end of the Middle Kingdom. In Egypt you can find totally 80 pyramids among all, the three pyramids are most famous and important masterstroke due its mammoth size and architectural aspects, such gigantic pyramids allow you to discover more, interior of these three gems are really fabulous ancient wonder.
A word swirls around the world in many ways as stories and more, that’s the Hanging Gardens of Babylon, a towered hundreds of feet into the air, which still impress all archaeological persons with its unique way of architecture. The Herodotus claimed the outer walls were 56 miles in length, 80 feet thick and 320 feet high, which is wide enough, to allow two four-horse chariots to pass each other and the city also had inner walls, inside the wall you can find the stunning fortresses and temples containing immense statues of solid gold, there you can also find the famous Tower of Babel, that’s a temple to the god Marduk, a fabulous ancient wonder but lost most beautiful parts of it despite of many natural disasters.(image by Wonders _)
Next one is stunning sacred statue of Zeus in the temple at Olympia statue stood more than 40 feet high, during ancient days Greek’s most important festival is Olympic Games, was held every four years in honor of the King of their gods, Zeus. This temple design is depends on the Grecian temples, which was similar to the Parthenon in Athens and the Temple of Artemis in Ephesus, which was built on a raised, rectangular platform and contain thirteen large columns supported the roof along the sides and six supported it on each end and slightly peaked roof topped the building. In spite of the magnificent statue of Zeus that the temple of Olympia would become one of the Seven wonders of the Ancient World.
Awe-inspiring statue, a gift from France to America, now turned as a Statue of Liberty, if you travel to the New York City harbor, you can see a marvelous statue, standing on a small island in the harbor. The statue is, a robed woman, holding a book and lifting a torch to the sky. The statue measures almost one-hundred and twenty feet from foot to crown. This amazing Statue of Liberty called as The Colossus of Rhodes during ancient days, which was one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World.
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