Hanging Gardens of Babylon


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Hanging Gardens of Babylon

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(Placename) (in ancient Babylon) gardens, probably planted on terraces of a ziggurat: one of the Seven Wonders of the World
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Noun1.Hanging Gardens of Babylon - a terraced garden at Babylon watered by pumps from the Euphrates; construction attributed to Nebuchadnezzar around 600 BC
Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, Seven Wonders of the World - impressive monuments created in the ancient world that were regarded with awe
Babylon - the chief city of ancient Mesopotamia and capital of the ancient kingdom of Babylonia
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The development features modern versions of world-famous landmarks such as the Egyptian Pyramids, the Hanging Gardens of Babylon, the Eiffel Tower, the Taj Mahal and the Leaning Tower of Pisa.
Once completed, the multipurpose mega project will delight its residents and guests alike with modern versions of world-famous landmarks such as the Pyramids Park, the Dubai Hanging Gardens of Babylon, the Dueiffel Tower Dubai, the Taj Arabia, and the Leaning Tower of Dubai.
The hanging gardens of Babylon and floating gardens of ancient China are examples.
Among the highlights are The Pinnacle Room and VIP Observation Garden Decks that recreate the splendour of the Hanging Gardens of Babylon, one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World.
To something as ancient and wondrous as the Hanging Gardens of Babylon, that of Nebuchadnezzar II's.
Once completed, The Tower will feature areas such as The Pinnacle Room and VIP Observation Garden Decks, which will be based on the Hanging Gardens of Babylon, one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World.
Jose Mourinho may be adamant that Liverpool "aren't the last wonder of the world" but Kopites wouldn't swap that gifted quartet for the Hanging Gardens of Babylon.
The tower will be decked out with rotating balconies and elevated landscaping, inspired by the mythical hanging gardens of Babylon.
Watching an openmouthed Gregg observing a brazer called Abdul soldering together the main frame of a mountain bike, anyone would swear he was viewing the sun set over the Hanging Gardens of Babylon from a hot air balloon fashioned from spun gold.
The new structure will be bedecked with rotating balconies and elevated landscaping inspired by the mythical hanging gardens of Babylon.
Summary: Dubai plans tallest building in the world inspired by the hanging gardens of Babylon.
The Hanging Gardens of Babylon and the Colossus of Rhodes, two of the world's seven ancient wonders, went long ago because someone objected to them.