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Aqueduct of Segovia
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Aqueduct of Segovia

Wonder Type: Cultural
Country: Spain
Best of: Aqueduct, Roman
The Roman aqueduct of Segovia, probably built c. A.D. 50, is remarkably well preserved. This impressive construction, with its two tiers of arches, forms part of the setting of the magnificent historic city of Segovia. Other important monuments include the Alcázar, begun around the 11th century, and the 16th-century Gothic cathedral.
This article uses material from UNESCO World Heritage List article "Aqueduct of Segovia", which is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike 3.0 IGO License.