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Etti Bali Jul 23 2015

Which are the record breaking wonders of the world?

Ria Dutta Jul 23 2015
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Biggest, Tallest, Largest...check these record holding places from across the world.
Sounds interesting right? Well keep your eyes glued here, we have some interesting facts in store for you!

Tallest man-made Leaning Tower


So the Leaning Tower of Pisa stunned you? Wait till you see the tallest man-made leaning tower--the Montréal Tower in Canada. Its 45 degree angle will mesmerize you especially when you consider that the Leaning Tower of Pisa’s tilt is only 5 degrees!


By Tomtheman5

Highest Waterfall


We have a majestic record holder here! With a height of 979 m, Angel Falls, Venezuela, South America is the highest uninterrupted waterfall in the world. Its greatest single drop measures 807m. Still wondering how high it is? Well, Niagara Falls is 20 times shorter than this.



Largest Swimming Pool


Love swimming? We gotSan Alfonso del Mar in Valparaíso, Chile! The largest swimming pool in the world with a size of 19.77 acres--the size of 11 football pitches. It certainly looks inviting.


By Crystal Lagoons

Largest National Park


Why not visit the largest national park? Northeast Greenland National Park is in the northeastern part of Greenland and is larger than thirty countries in the world (972,001 km). And it is also home to an incredible range of wildlife and breathtaking scenery.


By Jerzystrzelecki

Tallest Hotel


Don’t even think of taking the stairs! We are talking about the tallest hotel in the world. JW Marriott Marquis, Dubai stands tall at 355.35 m from ground level. The hotel consists of two 77 floor twin towers. So if you want a room with a perfect view, you know where to go and stay.



Largest Cave Castle


One of the most picturesque wonders of human history--Predjama Castle, in the Central European country of Slovenia is the largest cave castle. It is a 700 year old castle perched proudly on a 123 m tall cliff. And this wonder is the largest castle built in the entrance to a cave.



Largest Lava Lake


How about some adventure? The shield volcano of Mount Nyiragongo in the Democratic Republic of Congo, contains an active lava lake in its crater some 250 m across. The volcano has erupted 34 times since 1882. Dare to visit?


By Cai Tjeenk Willink

Highest Restaurant from Ground Level


How about having food in the highest restaurant from ground level? The feel is awesome right? At.mosphere stands at a height of 441.3 m and is located on Level 122 in Burj Khalifa in Dubai, UAE. Visit Dubai for having food with a perfect view.



Highest Thrill Ride


So you like going for rides? Well than you have to try this one. The Sky Drop elevates thrill-seekers to a height of 485m at top of the mast of the Canton Tower, from where they are dropped back. Each cubicle can take 6 persons for a 20-minute ride. A must visit to China for the ride of your life.


Tallest Tree...and Still Growing


Love Nature? Than you cannot miss this tallest tree--Hyperionin the Redwood National Park, Northern California. It stands at a height of 115.24 and yes it is still growing!


By MPF

We hope you liked what you just read about the record holding places! Do travel to all these places and try making a world record yourself? Do keep us posted. Cheers!
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