Canals are a kind of water bodies which are essentially channels of water flowing through or in the middle of an area. There are a number of canals all around the world, some of which are pretty famous. The canals may be famous for a variety of reasons.
A few such reasons because of which a canal may become famous are tourist attraction, the surrounding region, the ambience of the canal (i.e. the romantics etc.), or the beauty of the canal etc. Some canals may have historical and cultural significance which deem them famous in the world.
The Grand Canal is stated to be the most famous canal in the whole world. The said canal is located in Venice, Italy and runs about 3.8kms. There are a number of bridges that are built over the canal.
The second of the most famous canals of the world is said to be the Canals of Amsterdam. Other famous canals are the Canals of Bruges located in Belgium, the Khlong which is located in Thailand, the Nan Madol Canal located in Pohnpei in Micronesia and the Panama Canal in Central and South America. There are many other canals which are very famous in the world and are located in different parts of the world.