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The 20 Most Beautiful Places in the World

Does seeing sunsets and exploring different locations excite you? Are you one of those who dream of traveling the world? Does traveling make you reconnect with yourself better? Or, you just want a get away from the mundaneness of everyday life? Well, I suppose you are at the right place then! I have curated a list of the 20 Most Beautiful Places in the world. You can add these locations to your bucket list and better get going:

20. Cuba

Cuba

As Cuba is the largest island in the Caribbean, it has become a famous tourist attraction. The colonial cities, sand beaches, colorful architecture, and the great weather. All of these attributes prove that Cuba is an undiscovered gem.  Some of the most popular beaches in Cuba are Playa Los Flamencos on the island of Cayo Coco, Player Pilar in Cayo Guillermo, and Playa Ancón on Cuba’s south coast. Apart from the beaches, the city is full of beautiful landscapes and waterfalls.

19. Sydney, Australia

Sydney is the home of Sydney Opera house which is one of Australia’s World Heritage Site. In terms of tourist spots, this place has it all. From beaches to museums or galleries or gardens. You can have a fun time, no matter what your age is!

18. Venice, Italy

Venice is the floating city of Italy. You will not find any roads, only canals, and labyrinthine streets. This place gives off the vibes of a perfect leisure time destination. As it has amazing cafes, beautiful art galleries, and historic architecture.

17. Banff National Park, Canada

Banff National Park is located in Alberta and it was established in 1885. Rocky mountains with soaring peaks, thick forests, and varied wildlife, Banff National Park in Canada offers breathtaking views. If you are a nature-lover, then this Canadian National Park should definitely be on your list.

16. Machu Picchu

Machu Picchu is one of the 7 wonders of the world. This historical site in Peru was built in the 15th century. It is termed the symbol of the Incas empire. The entire history, the sights, the mystery that Machu Picchu holds, prove to be a major tourist attraction.

15.  Bora Bora, French Polynesia

Many say that it is the most beautiful beach in the world. Bora Bora’s unique geography proves to be the perfect destination for a once-in-a-lifetime adventure. The hotels in Bora Bora offer an amazing sense of privacy with their chic overwater bungalows The floating villas with direct access to the sea and their terraces afford breath-taking views of unseen sunsets.

14. Santorini, Greece

Santorini is a volcanic island in Greece. The beaches on Santorini island are so unique. The colors range from black to red to beige to white. The waters of the Mediterranean are perfect for swimming, as it’s crystal clear and turquoise blue. Wineries, romantic location, and delicious food.

13. Jaipur, India

The capital city of Rajasthan, Jaipur, is popularly known as “The Pink City“. There is an abundance of Indian heritage in Jaipur. Royal palaces, folklores, fascinating cultures are what attract tourists the most. If you are looking to explore traditional places, Jaipur is the perfect place to start!

12. Amalfi Coast, Italy

Amalfi coast is a popular coastline in Italy. It stretches for 30 miles and offers some of the most beautiful beaches in Italy. The coastal road, beautiful towns and villages, golden sand beaches, and gourmet restaurants. I mean- what else do you need for a perfect holiday?

11. Krabi, Thailand

Krabi is an island town located near the Andaman. Due to its beautiful limestone formations and beaches, it is said to be one of the Tropical Paradise. A picturesque view with emerald green waters and white sand beaches.

10. Havasu Falls, Arizona

Located in Grand Canyon in Arizona, Havasupai is a waterfall, popularly known as Havasu Falls. It is one of the most stunning natural gifts. It features 5 different falls, each a unique waterfall in an otherwise incredibly unique and arid desert.

9. Cape Town, South Africa

The oldest city in South Africa, Cape Town has a sight to behold. Cape Town offers landscapes that are rare around the globe. As it is on a peninsula, it has beaches, forests, gardens, mountains, oceans, natural reserves. Everything that you wish under one roof!

8. Quebec City

Quebec City is one of the oldest in North America. It has a Canada in its vibe. There is an annual highlight occurring every February: the Carnaval de Quebec. It was first held in the 1890s. From then onwards, it’s been an annual celebration. It features magnificent ice sculptures, night parades, frozen canoe races, and a cheery snowman mascot, Bonhomme.

7. Namib Desert, Namibia

Over time, travelers are looking for unspoiled and unexplored destinations. Namibia provides plenty of opportunities to meet locals who still live a traditional lifestyle. Namib desert is one of the oldest and largest deserts in the world. It holds many mysteries and is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Namibia.

6. The Bahamas

The Bahamas offers striking crystal waters, it can be one of the clearest in the world. Therefore, it is a popular destination for those who are interested in water sports like scuba diving. Not only the clear water, but the Bahamas also has vivid marine life.

5. Paris

As they say “Paris is Always a Good idea“. It is one of the most romantic cities in the world. Home to the famous Eiffel Tower, Paris is undoubtedly the tourist’s most loved destination. Beautiful architecture, Top-notch fashion, cafes, – a pristine cultural city.

4. Los Angeles

The entertainment capital of the world- Los Angeles is a must-visit place. A vibrant city with world-class amenities, LA provides experiences that are one of a kind.

3. Zanghye Danxia, China

Popularly known as the Rainbow Mountains of China, Zhangye is in central Gansu Province in the narrowest middle of the famous Hexi Corridor. It is a famous tourist destination due to its culture, stunning landscape, and historic marvels.

2. Marble Caves, Chile

Marble Caves were made when mineral-rich glacier water changed the color and shape of the Cave formations. It changed to beautiful hues of blues, greens, blacks, and yellows and thus came to be known as Marble Caves. It is one of the most beautiful destinations in the world.

Miho No Matsubara, Japan

Miho no Matsubara is a scenic area on the Miho Peninsula in Shizuoka City, Japan. Its seven-kilometer seashore is lined with pine trees. It has a great scenic view. It has white sand beaches and is lined up with pine trees which make it a sight to behold.

Aren’t these travel destinations worthy to be on top of your travel bucket list?

About the author

Vrinda Gupta

Hi there! I am on a journey to discover myself. As a result, I enjoy putting myself out there and exploring the intricacies that life offers. Things I have tried and learned from - painting, reading, writing, cooking, teaching, and traveling. I am all set to graduate from the University of Delhi in 2022 with a Bachelors's Degree in Management Studies. Hope you have a good time reading my articles!