Top 10 Most Beautiful Places in the World
Everyone wants to travel the world and visit the beautiful sites, but with so many places to visit where do you start? Here we come to you with the list of 10 most incredibly super awesome places to visit around the world, before you die. See which places our readers like the best, and vote for your favorites.
10. The Niagara Falls
The falls are made by a collection of 3 falls located on the Canadian and US border. The American Falls, the Bridal Veil Falls, and the Horseshoe Falls are the component falls that make up the great Niagara Falls. The American Falls and Bridal Veil Falls lie completely on the American side and the Horseshoe Falls mostly on the Canadian side.
9. The Great Wall of China
The Great Wall stretches about 5,500 miles from east and west of China. It winds up and down across grasslands, deserts, plateaus and mountains. The wall was built by the natives as a form of protection against their enemies more than 2000 years ago . Its old age architecture makes it one of the world’s amazing attractions.
8. The Great Barrier Reef, Australia
The world’s largest coral reef system occupies more than 900 islands. It is made of around 2900 reefs and is located in the Coral Sea, in Australia. The Great Barrier Reef stretches for over 2600 km and can be viewed from the outer space.
7. The Pyramids and the Sphinx
The Sphinx is the world’s largest monolith statue that stands 241 ft long, 63 ft wide and over 66 ft high. It’s believed that the Sphinx was built for the Pharaoh Khafre over 4,500 years ago. Though, the facts about the exact date when it was built and by whom are still unknown. But the only thing I can say is that it’s incredibly mysterious place and you can spend hours here without even noticing it.
6. The Red Beach, China
Spending some time in a beach can be incredibly fascinating but it would be more memorable and wonderful if you could visit an extraordinary beach. This beach happens to be the red beach in China, which is located in Dowa county 30km southwest of Panjin.
5. Inca City of Machu Picchu
It is also commonly known as the lost city of Incas that was discovered in 1913 by Bingham. The ruins are made of white granite blocks, which are beautifully and carefully fitted together. There are temples, residences, parks and sanctuaries. This is an amazing place to go, especially if you are a history lover. It’s believed that Machu Picchu was built for Pachacuti, the emperor of the Incas. Since the Incas had no written language, it’s hard to find out why they built and how they used the site.
4. Fairy Pools, Isle of Skye, Scotland
Fairy Pools are located two miles from the Glen Brittle beach. They are a part of a stream coming from the Glen Brittle forest which flows in clear quiet streams and beautiful waterfalls. There’s not so much public transport and you can take a walk through the pools enjoying the serene beauty. The great news is that you can swim here, but the water is rather cold even in summer. When visiting Fairy Pools, make sure you don’t do anything to harm the environment here.
3. Great Blue Hole
A big underwater sinkhole, the Great Blue Hole is located near the center of Lighthouse Reef. This great diving destination is about 407 ft deep and 984 ft wide, and is rich in clear water and beautiful marine life. If you love diving, then the magnificent Great Blue Hole is just for you. Just imagine diving in crystal-clear water and meeting unique species of fish, such as Caribbean reef shark, Midnight Parrot fish, and even bull shark. Moreover, you will have a great opportunity to see fantastic coral formations. Take a day trip to the Great Blue Hole from one of the coastal communities in Belize. Just be sure to get there as earlier as possible.
2. Venice, Italy
Venice is a sanctuary on a lagoon, and it’s not only amazing, but also preservative. In fact, Venice has maintained it’s beauty for more than 600 years. The city has 118 islands and more tourists than residents and this is a fact contributed by availability of many beautiful sites and places to go while in the city. Among the places is touring with the Grand Canal, which is a 230 passenger boat. The tallest and beautiful places the oldest building in the city is the Campanile, which was built 325 ft tall. To reach the top, people take a lift, but in the old days the Roman Emperor Fredrick III rode a horse to the top.
1. Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
This is an amazing site located in between the border of Zambia and North of Zimbabwe along the Zambezi River. Although Victoria Falls is neither the widest nor the highest waterfall on Earth, this breathtaking waterfall occupies around 2 kilometer mile and is 354 feet high. It emits mist that is spotted by somebody about 20 kilometers away and hence it’s traditional beautiful places “Mosi-oa Tunya” that simply means “thundering smoke”