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  • New Seven Wonders of the World announced

    Dec 04, 2012, 09:57
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    The New Seven Wonders of the World had been found based on the results of a worldwide voting.

    The world famous Table Mountain – a flat-topped mountain located in Cape Town, South Africa has officially become one of them. According to Patricia de Lille, the mayor of Cape Town, adding of Table Mountain to the list of The New Seven Wonders of the World will provide an enormous economical and social benefit not only to Cape Town, but to all South Africa. And as Bernard Weber, the founder of New7Wonders foundation mentioned, the population of South Africa has to be proud of this acknowledgment and Table Mountain provides a stunning overlook at the Cape Town.

    Magnificent mountain rises above Cape Town, being a beacon of hope for a lot of travelers. Sometimes it can be seen how Table Mountain is being wrapped in clouds like a tablecloth. Statistically, Table Mountain has been visited in November by a larger number of tourists than any other month this year.

    Among other New Seven Wonders of the World, there are the Amazon River and Amazon jungle in South America; Iguazu Falls in Brazil and Argentina; Jeju-do island in South Korea; The Komodo National Park, Indonesia; Halong Bay in Vietnam and Puerto Princesa Subterranean River located in National park of the Philippines.

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