The Taj Mahal sits on the banks of the Yamuna River in Agra, India, was built as a tomb, has architectural features from three different cultures and is a designated UNESCO World Heritage site. The structure is only part... More »

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Inside the Taj Mahal is a mausoleum for Shah Jahan and his wife, Mumtaz Mahal. Shah Jahan created the Taj Mahal to bury his wife who died in childbirth. More »

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People visit the Taj Mahal because it is one of the most beautiful and recognized examples of Mughal architecture in the world. It is also considered a great scientific achievement of the wealthy Mughal empire. More »

Some facts about Yosemite National Park are that it was established on Oct. 1, 1890, by President Benjamin Harrison, it is a UNESCO World Heritage site, it encompasses 747,956 acres of land, and it has more than 800 mile... More »

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The Taj Mahal in Agra, India, which is taller than a 20-story building, is part of a complex of structures set within an elaborate garden, which measures 1,050 by 984 feet. The height of the main domed structure is 240 f... More »

Inside the Taj Mahal is a mausoleum for Shah Jahan and his wife, Mumtaz Mahal. Shah Jahan created the Taj Mahal to bury his wife who died in childbirth. More »

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Interesting places in Yorkshire, England include Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal as well as Saltaire Village, both UNESCO World Heritage sites. Other places to visit in Yorkshire are the Yorkshire Dales and the North Y... More »

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