The Hanging Gardens Of Babylon

The Hanging Gardens Of Babylon

The seven wonders of the world hanging gardens of Babylon here we… The ancient city of Babylon, under King Nebuchadnezzar II, must have been a wonder to the traveller’s eyes. “In addition to its size,” wrote Herodotus, a historian in 450 BC, “Babylon surpasses in splendour any city in the known world.” Herodotus claimed the outer walls were 56 miles in length, 80 feet thick and 320 feet high.

 

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