In a story titled “Bu Tinah, Abu Dhabi’s secret nature reserve“, CNN’s Sara Sidner pointed out that the island “is in the running to become one of the world’s New Seven Wonders of Nature.” In fact, it is “one of only three wonders in the Middle East to make a short list of 28. It faces some stiff competition from around the world including the Grand Canyon in the United States and the The Great Barrier Reef off the coast of Australia.”
The island’s extraordinary biodiversity is what makes it a natural wonder in a category of its very own. Nesting osprey coexist with groups of pink flamingo, while flying fish skip across the ocean’s surface around the island.
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Zurich, Switzerland: A new global campaign to discover, choose and vote for the 7 Symbols of Peace launches on World Peace Day, 21 September 2017. The campaign is from the New7Wonders Foundation, the organisation that has successfully pioneered the first-ever worldwide elections to choose the New 7 Wonders, which have…
The universal calendar has a new observance day: 7 Wonders Day. On 7 July from now on, the world will celebrate the event that honours the 21 iconic wonders chosen by hundreds of millions of votes in three global campaigns: the New7Wonders of the World, the New7Wonders of Nature…
To commemorate 7Wonders Day, Alessandra Fasino has created a poster collection representing the entire list of Wonders that combines vibrant typography with a rainbow of colours. Each poster is a microcosm of each Wonder and they all express the character of the places and the people being celebrated on 7Wonders…
Zurich, Switzerland: On 7 July this year, and every year from now on, the world will celebrate 7 Wonders Day. The event honours the 21 iconic wonders chosen by hundreds of millions of votes following three historic global campaigns: the New7Wonders of the World, the New7Wonders of Nature and…
The South African classical and jazz pianist Charl du Plessis became the first person in history to perform on a grand piano on Table Mountain on 29 March, International Piano Day. Afterwards, he said people asked the same two questions: How did he get a grand piano to the top?…
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