Cheddar Gorge, in Cheddar. Britain's biggest gorge from the dramatic cliffs rising 450ft to the stunning stalactite caverns. This world-famous beauty spot is a National Nature Reserve, reveals many fascinating stories of our prehistoric ancestors, and is an international centre for caving and rock climbing: - photographed by Graham Mcpherson
Monument Valley is a region of the Colorado Plateau characterized by a cluster of vast sandstone buttes, the largest reaching 1,000 ft above the valley floor. It is located on the Arizona-Utah state line, near the Four Corners area
St Georges Hall, Liverpool. Famously the World's first air-conditioned building. Some 30,000 Minton tiles cover 140ft by 72ft; the mosaic floor was laid in 1852. The hand-crafted tiles depict tritons, sea nymphs and boys on dolphins, as well as the citys coat of arms. Ref: Liverpool Echo (photo by Dave Wood)
Sistine Chapel - Rome, Italy The Sistine Chapel is the best-known chapel of the Apostolic Palace, the official residence of the Pope in the Vatican City. It is famous for its architecture and its decoration by Renaissance artists including Michelangelo. Michelangelo painted 12,000 sq ft of the chapel ceiling between 1508 and 1512. The ceiling, and especially The Last Judgment (1535–1541), is widely believed to be Michelangelo's crowning achievement in painting.