Start making notes, ladies and gentlemen. It’s time to create the ultimate travel bucket list. Now I know all of you dreams about visiting places like Hawaii, Bali and many other which are fantastic. But the problem is that there are a lot of them and I get it, not everyone gets time to visit every single place that is literal heaven on earth. So, to save your energy and especially valuable time I grouped together 20 amazing places from around the globe, and like when I say amazing they are truly, truly just absolutely freaking AMAZING. So, go log in to your Evernote account and start making notes.
1. Bora Bora
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Bora Bora is a small South Pacific island northwest of Tahiti in French Polynesia. Surrounded by sand-fringed motus (islets) and a turquoise lagoon protected by a coral reef, it’s known for its scuba diving. It’s also a popular luxury resort destination where some guest bungalows are perched over the water on stilts.
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Doesn’t it look amazing (Yes, I am talking about the freaking amazing that I mentioned before)
2. Kauai, Hawaii
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Kauai, Hawaii owns the medal of the rainiest place on earth, allowing for a tropical paradise. Hike, swim, bike, and dive.
3. Zhangye Danxia, China
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These rainbow mountains of China are a geological wonder of the world. They are Mother Nature’s answer to Photoshop and Instagram Filters. (Hope you are taking notes because more wonderful places are coming)
Duh I know Iceland is like god damn popular for its Northern Lights and it is indeed one of the remarkably renowned otherworldly illumination. The Northern lights is also known as Aurora Borealis and people if this is not on your bucket list then you should add it right now like immediately because if you haven’t seen the Northern lights then you haven’t seen anything.
And it’s not just the Northern lights that Iceland is famous for I mean check out its Blue Lagoon
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5. Taj Mahal, India
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Standing majestically on the banks of River Yamuna, the Taj Mahal is synonymous to love and romance. Originally built by Emperor Shah Jahan to house the tomb his wife, the Taj Mahal remains an architectural marvel of the modern world. Isn’t this Mesmerizing?
6. Cappadocia, Turkey
Cappadocia, an area in Turkey where entire cities have been carved into rock, is pretty incredible on its own. But whenever hot-air balloons pepper the sky, its beauty level simply skyrockets. Cappadocia is best known for its fairytale landscape of unusual formations resembling chimneys, cones and pinnacles.
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7. Santorini Island, Greece
Santorini is the most popular island in Greece. It may be the most popular island in the world. There are few travel destinations that combine beautiful beaches, spectacular scenery, ancient cities, amazing restaurants, some of the world’s best wine, and an active volcano. But Santorini has all this and more.
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8. Venice, Italy
Stunning architecture. Mysterious passageways. And of course, the canals. Venice is one of the most alluring cities in the world. A place where the sea, land and sky come together as in no other place on earth, Venice can be overwhelmingly beautiful.
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9. Paris, France
How could leave this magical place out? Going to this city is such a great pleasure especially if you like romantic walks through the old streets and seeing some of the greatest architectural treasures.
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10. Rio De Janeiro
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One of the world’s most captivating cities, Rio De Janeiro has indisputably beaches and fantastic night life
11. The Grand Canyon, USA
Vast, magnificent and inarguably beautiful, the Grand Canyon is easily Arizona’s most distinguishable landmark – and a natural wonder that you simply have to see to believe.
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12. Victoria Falls, Zambia
One of the greatest attractions in Africa and one of the most spectacular waterfalls in the world, Victoria Falls is located on the Zambezi river. It is the only waterfall in the world with a length of more than a kilo meter and a height of more than hundred meters. It is also considered to be the largest fall in the world.
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Sea of Stars in Maldives is actual heaven on Earth. They are not only exotic and luxurious, but they can also make you feel as if you are in a land millions of light years away from the real world.
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14. Machu Picchu, Peru
Embedded within a dramatic landscape at the meeting point between the Peruvian Andes and the Amazon Basin, the Historic Sanctuary of Machu Picchu is among the greatest artistic, architectural and land use achievements anywhere and the most significant tangible legacy of the Inca civilization.
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15. Galapagos Islands
The Galapagos Islands are a small archipelago of islands belonging to Ecuador in the eastern Pacific Ocean. Thanks to friendly wildlife such as playful sea lions and gigantic sea tortoises let visitors get up close and personal and that is the most awe aspiring moment you will experience at the Galapagos Islands.
16. Salar De Uyuni, Bolivia
From strange islands in a sea of blindingly bright salt to delicately colored mineral lakes in the Andean mountains, this is an unforgettable Bolivian landscape.
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17. The Great Barrier Reef, Australia
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Stretching over 2000km along the eastern coast of Australia, the Great Barrier is a mind-blowing natural wonder. It is blessed with the breathtaking beauty of the world’s largest coral reef. The reef contains an abundance of marine life and comprises of over 3000 individual reef systems and coral cays and literally hundreds of picturesque tropical islands with some of the world’s most beautiful sun-soaked, golden beaches.
18. Great Blue Hole, Belize
The Great Blue Hole is a world-class destination for recreational scuba divers attracted by the opportunity to dive in crystal-clear waters and see myriad species of marine life including tropical fish and spectacular coral formations.
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19. Valley of the Ten Peaks, Alberta, Canada
The Valley of the Ten Peaks is in Banff National Park in Alberta, Canada, in the Canadian Rockies. As their name suggests, these are ten jagged snowy mountain peaks adjacent to one another overlooking Moraine Lake, and casting their reflections upon its pristine blue waters. There are also many hanging glaciers nearby that add to the surreal vista, which is said to be nature at its best.
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20. The Great Wall of China
The Great Wall of China is one of the greatest sights in the world — the longest wall in the world, an awe-inspiring feat of ancient defensive architecture. Its winding path over rugged country and steep mountains takes in some great scenery.
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Whew! The world really has a lot to offer. I hope you took notes and are probably thinking of leaving everything behind and packing your bags right now but wait wait before you do that do some research and plan ahead so you know what to expect and how to find your way around.