The Great Wall, the Great Wall was built in the 5th century BC, the Spring and Autumn Period and the Warring States Period. In the third century BC, Emperor Qin Shihuang unified China, and after dispatching Mengzi to lead the 300,000-strong army to the north, the Great Wall, which was originally built in sections, was connected and continued to be built. Later, it was continuously repaired and expanded in the past dynasties. It was built in the middle of the Ming Dynasty in the 17th century, and it has been built for more than 2,000 years.
Miracle of human history
The length of the Great Wall has been built continuously, the amount of engineering is large, the construction is arduous, and the richness of historical and cultural connotations is indeed difficult to compare with other ancient engineering institutes in the world. Sun Yat-sen, the great pioneer of the democratic revolution in modern China, commented on the Great Wall: “The most famous engineer in China, the Great Wall is also…. The project is big, it has nothing to do, it is the only wonder of the world.” Former US President Nixon visited After the Great Wall said: “Only a great nation can make such a great Great Wall.” Therefore, the Great Wall, as a miracle of human history, was listed on the World Heritage List in 1987 and deserved.
Such a vast project is not only in China but also in the world, and it is unique. Therefore, it was listed as one of the Seven Wonders of the Middle Ages with the Colosseum and the Leaning Tower of Pisa hundreds of years ago.
Second place: Beijing Forbidden City
The Forbidden City in Beijing is the palace of the Ming and Qing Dynasties, also known as the Forbidden City. The palaces of the past dynasties were “like the Tianli Palace” to indicate that the monarchy was “accepted by the heavens.” Because Jun is the Son of Heaven, the palace of the Son of Heaven is like the Forbidden City, the Forbidden City. The Forbidden City was built in Ming Yongle four years (1406) and Yongle eighteen years (1420). After the Ming and Qing dynasties, 24 emperors of the two dynasties. The Forbidden City is a large-scale city with an area of 720,000 square meters, a building area of over 150,000 square meters, and a housing area of 9,999 and a half. It is the largest and most complete ancient palace complex in the world. In order to highlight the supreme authority of the emperor, the Forbidden City has a central axis running through the north and south of Miyagi. On this central axis, according to the ancient system of “before and after sleeping,” the emperor issued orders to symbolize the three halls of the political center (Taihe Temple, Zhonghe Temple, Baohe Temple) and the third house of the emperor’s residence (Qingqing Palace, Jiaotai Hall, Kunning Palace).In the inner court part (north of Ganqingmen), the left and right sides form a secondary axis centered on the palace of the emperor’s residence, Ningshou Palace, and the palace where the emperor lives, the Cishou Palace. The outer gate and the etheric gate are ZTE, echoing the Wenhua Hall on the left and the Wuying Hall on the right. Between the two secondary axes and the central axis, there are the Zhai Palace and the Yangxin Temple, followed by the Sixth House of the East. For the sake of defense, these palace buildings are built with a palace wall of up to 10 meters, a corner building at the corner, and a moat outside.