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The World’s Top 10 Landmarks

World’s Top 10 LandmarksTop travel advisor website, Tripadvisor.com has released the latest results of its second Travelers’ Choice Attraction Awards.

The awards list the top landmarks as well as the top parks, in the world and the United States.

In addition, there are dedicated lists for Asia, Australia, Canada, China, Europe, India, Mexico, South America, the South Pacific and the UK.

The world landmarks top 10 list includes:

1. Machu Picchu, Machu Picchu, Peru

2. Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, Abu Dhabi, U.A.E.

3. Taj Mahal, Agra, India

4. Great Cathedral and Mosque, Cordoba, Spain

5. St. Peter’s Basilica, Vatican City

6. Angkor Wat, Siem Reap, Cambodia

7. Bayon Temple, Siem Reap, Cambodia

8. Church of Our Savior on Spilled Blood, St. Petersburg, Russia

9. Gettysburg National Military Park, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania

10. Ancient City Walls, Dubrovnik, Croatia

Top 10 U.S. Landmarks

1. Gettysburg National Military Park, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania

2. Lincoln Memorial and Reflecting Pool, Washington, D.C.

3. Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco

4. Alcatraz, San Francisco

5. USS Arizona Memorial, Honolulu

6. Cloud Gate, Chicago

7. Vietnam Veterans Memorial, Washington, D.C.

8. New York Public Library, New York

9. Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, Savannah, Georgia

10. Korean War Veterans Memorial, Washington, D.C.

Top 10 World Parks

1. Stanley Park, Vancouver, Canada

2. Garden of the Gods, Colorado Springs, Colorado

3. Central Park, New York

4. Millennium Park, Chicago

5. High Line, New York

6. Kings Park and Botanic Garden, Perth, Australia

7. Guell Park, Barcelona, Spain

8. Ibirapuera Park, Sao Paulo

9. Retiro Park (Parque del Retiro), Madrid

10. Luxembourg Gardens, Paris

Top 10 U.S. Parks

1. Garden of the Gods, Colorado Springs, Colorado

2. Central Park, New York

3. Millennium Park, Chicago

4. High Line, New York

5. Boston Public Garden, Boston

6. Golden Gate Park, San Francisco

7. Balboa Park, San Diego

8. Bryant Park, New York

9. Forsyth Park, Savannah, Georgia

10. Falls Park on the Reedy, Greenville, South Carolina