25 Stunning Photos of Landmarks Covered in Snow
Here’s proof that snow can make even the most beautiful things in life even more gorgeous.
Eiffel Tower–Paris, France
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Great Wall of China–Huairou, China
Did you know the Great Wall of China can’t be seen from outer space with the naked eye? That doesn’t stop us from admiring these amazing photos of snow taken from space, though!
Colosseum–Rome, ItalyBucchi Francesco/Shutterstock
Big Ben–London, U.K.
Big Ben is one of the world’s biggest monuments—and these stunning National Geographic photos will remind you just how wondrous the world truly is.
Leaning Tower of Pisa–Pisa, ItalyD.serra1/Shutterstock
Arc de Triomphe–Paris, France
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St. Basil’s Cathedral–Moscow, RussiaReidl/Shutterstock
Forbidden City–Beijing, China
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Hagia Sophia–Istanbul, TurkeyKoraysa/shutterstock
Lincoln Memorial–Washington, DC, USA
Have you ever noticed this typo in the Lincoln Memorial?
White House–Washington, DC, U.S.
Did you know the White House wasn’t always called the White House? Check out these other iconic American landmarks that almost weren’t.
Brandenburg Gate–Berlin, GermanyAR Pictures/Shutterstock
United States Capitol–Washington, DC, U.S.
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Trevi Fountain–Rome, ItalyMattiaATH/Shutterstock
Tower Bridge–London, U.K.
Notre-Dame de Paris–Paris, FranceEkaterina Pokrovsky/Shutterstock
Little Mermaid–Copenhagen, DenmarkShe/Shutterstock
Brooklyn Bridge–New York, NY, U.S.
While the Brooklyn Bridge is definitely beautiful, these 14 lesser-known American bridges also deserve some attention.
Florence Cathedral–Florence, ItalyDan74/Shutterstock
Edinburgh Castle–Edinburgh, U.K.
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Cloud Gate–Chicago, IL, U.S.MarynaG/Shutterstock
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Great Buddha–Kamakura, JapanMI7/Shutterstock
Blue Mosque–Istanbul, Turkey
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