A worldwide popular vote has been underway to select the New Seven Wonders of the World, sites to be listed alongside the Ancient Seven Wonders of the World. The 7 winners, out of 77 finalists, were selected today – 7/7/07 (notice the numeric theme going on here). These are the seven receiving the most votes:

Chichen Itza, Mexico
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Christ Redeemer statue, Brazil

Coliseum, Italy

Great Wall, China
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Machu Pichu, Peru

Petra by Steve Smith on In The Know TravelerPetra, Jordan
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Taj Mahal, India

Travelers can get more information on each of these destinations by using these links to In The Know Traveler pages. Now’s the time to begin making your travel plans!

Written by Steve Smith and Christine Johnson

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