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GREAT WALL OF CHINA

GREAT WALL OF CHINA - great, china, dynasty, world wonder, wall
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The Great Wall of China, one of the greatest wonders of the world, was listed as a World Heritage by UNESCO in 1987. Just like a gigantic dragon, 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.

Great Wall Facts:
Chinese Name: 长城/万里长城
Chinese Pinyin: Cháng Chéng/Wàn Lǐ Cháng Chéng
Length: 8,851.8 km (5,500 miles)
Construction Period: About 2,000 years from the Warring States Period (476 BC - 221 BC) to Ming Dynasty (1368-1644)
ramyadevims Uploaded by ramyadevims on . GREAT WALL OF CHINA - Desktop Nexus Architecture Download free wallpapers and background images: GREAT WALL OF CHINA. Desktop Nexus Architecture background ID 343302. The Great Wall of China, one of the greatest wonders of the world, was listed as a World Heritage by UNESCO in 1987. Just like a gigantic dragon, 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.

Great Wall Facts:
Chinese Name: 长城/万里长城
Chinese Pinyin: Cháng Chéng/Wàn Lǐ Cháng Chéng
Length: 8,851.8 km (5,500 miles)
Construction Period: About 2,000 years from the Warring States Period (476 BC - 221 BC) to Ming Dynasty (1368-1644)
Rating: 5.0

Wallpaper Comments (13)

GregHua
Posted by GregHua on 10/04/11 at 02:33 AM
so beautiful! thanks for sharing.
TN
Posted by TN on 05/25/11 at 01:55 PM
Excellent :)
thanks :)
TQX
Posted by TQX on 05/20/11 at 03:28 AM
Wow, i can't wait to see it in real!
Jinchengfan
Posted by Jinchengfan on 05/16/11 at 07:41 PM
I have always been fascinted with the Great Wall, but this is the first time I have seen a perspective shot like this. Wonderful.
petrik.richard
Posted by petrik.richard on 02/28/11 at 03:24 PM
great!
Well_wisher
Posted by Well_wisher on 04/28/10 at 03:50 PM
Excellent view.
Gurra12345
Posted by Gurra12345 on 04/28/10 at 10:29 AM
Fantastic.. :) Fav +1
alek35
Posted by alek35 on 04/27/10 at 10:00 AM
a wonderful+1
Deejai
Posted by Deejai on 04/27/10 at 04:14 AM
Beautiful scene Ramy, and great description. FAV+1
KentOne
Posted by KentOne on 04/26/10 at 11:10 PM
Stunning pic of the Great Wall!
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Total Downloads: 8,271
Times Favorited: 81
Uploaded By: ramyadevims
Date Uploaded: April 26, 2010
Filename: great-wall-of-china.jpg
Original Resolution: 1600x1200
File Size: 1.07MB
Category: Ancient

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