1 Like

Beijing, Great wall-1 سور الصين العظيم
China

Beijing, Great wall-1 سور الصين العظيم

The Great Wall of China, one of the greatest wonders of the world. Just like a gigantic dragon, built originally to protect the northern borders of the Chinese Empire against intrusions by various nomadic groups. The Great Wall winds up and down across deserts, grasslands, mountains and plateaus, stretching approximately 8,851.8 kilometers (5,500 miles) from east to west of China. With a history of more than 2000 years, some of the sections are now in ruins or have disappeared. However, it is still one of the most appealing attractions all around the world owing to its architectural grandeur and historical significance.

http://www.travelchinaguide.com/china_great_wall

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Great_Wall_of_China

Copyright: Ali barnawi
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 9000x4500
Uploaded: 03/02/2012
Updated: 02/07/2014
Views:

...


Tags: china; great wall; beijing; tourist; chinese empire; mountain; world wonders
comments powered by Disqus

Ali Barnawi
2 سور الصين العظيم
Ali Barnawi
Beijing, Great wall3 سور الصين العظيم
Ali Barnawi
Beijing, Great wall3 سور الصين العظيم
Ali Barnawi
Beijing, Great wall4 سور الصين العظيم
Dxinwei
Badaling Great Wall八达岭-南五楼(793)
Dxinwei
Badaling Great Wall八达岭-南四楼(787)
Dxinwei
Badaling Great Wall the wall 南三楼城墙 (781)
Dxinwei
Badaling Great Wall “Haohan” stone table 好汉碑 (775)
Dxinwei
Badaling Great Wall 八达岭 (757)
Dxinwei
Badaling Great Wall, Scenic wall “好汉”影壁 (823)
Dxinwei
The Great Wall 万里长城-八达岭 (835)
jacky cheng
Badaling Great Wall
Pedro Menezes
Porto Santo Island - Terra Chã Red Rock
Christiaan Prertorius
Vanderkloof Dam Overflowing
Vito Fusco
Positano from a rock on the sea
Vil Muhametshin
Père Lachaise Cemetery, Paris
Glen Claydon
Mt Yotei Peak Sunrise
Bernd Kronmueller
View of Snowdon, North Wales
Jucatulli
Vitoria Es
Vil Muhametshin
The Family - Semianyki - Theatre Licidei in Riga
Vito Fusco
John o' Groats
yunzen liu
Shanghai lujiazui financial center at night 2
"Пасть дракона"
Alexander Peskov
Old Gates of Adryan
Ali Barnawi
Melia Cohiba Hotel-Opposite Pano01
Ali Barnawi
Al Khulail Dam-سد الخليل
Ali Barnawi
Ming Tomb-4-قبر مينج بالصين
Ali Barnawi
Forbidden city 06 المدينة المحرمة
Ali Barnawi
San Carlos De Lacaban Fortress Pano05 قلعة سان كارلوس كابانا
Ali Barnawi
2 سور الصين العظيم
Ali Barnawi
Museum of the city Pano01 متحف المدينة
Ali Barnawi
Awdat sudair-3-عودة سدير
Ali Barnawi
Grand Theater Garcia Lorca Pano01 المسرح الكبير
Ali Barnawi
Ushayqir-3-مدينة أشيقر
Ali Barnawi
Model of the horeses مجسم الخيول
Ali Barnawi
Museum of the city Pano10
More About Asia

Asia is the biggest continent on Earth, a darling little gem floating around in space.Hm, what is Asia? Who's in on it?China and India are safe bets for Asian nations. Korea, Japan, Thailand, you're fine.Europe? No. Europe would sort of be on the "Asian continent" if not for those pesky Ural mountains dividing things up in the middle, and then also the whole lineage of kings and wealth and nations and the EU and all that "give me my respect" stuff.Russia would probably be happiest as its own continent, so for now we'll leave it in "Eurasia" and just hope the natural gas supplies keep flowing.Pakistan and Afghanistan are dang close to Asia, but politically they show up in "Middle East" news stories an awful lot. Verdict: Eurasia.I guess we'll actually have to consider everything from Turkey on eastward to be "Eurasian", although the moniker seems overlappitory of the territory.The Asian economy is now officially raging like a wild furnace of lava that consumes everything in its path. Japan has had the largest individual economy in Asia for decades, but it is forecast that both India and China will outstrip Japan within twenty years.China is the largest holder of United States debt and is positioned to become the world's next superpower, provided that Godzilla doesn't return and decide to stomp everybody back into the Shang Dynasty.Text by Steve Smith.