- Palawan Island, Philippines
Palawan Island is the largest island in the Philippines’ Palawan province. It has been voted as the world’s most beautiful island by many travel magazines and organizations around the world. Additionally, it is a UNESCO world heritage site. A visit to this island will leave you awed by its vast diversity of beautiful wildlife, some of which can be found nowhere else in the world. You will be able to see many a quaint village which will take you back to more quaint and simpler times. The island will give you a chance to marvel at quiet waterfalls and enjoy unique sites and scenery.
Some must visit sites include the peaceful wildlife sanctuary, Calauit game preserve, and El Nido and Coron Islands. Both islands are great to visit if you love diving.
- Barcelona, Spain
You probably know Barcelona for its awesome soccer team. Being the capital of Catalonia, it is Spain’s second largest city. It lies right on the Iberian Peninsula in the South and faces the Mediterranean Sea. A visit to this city will allow you to experience the beauty and pleasures long associated with the Mediterranean climate with its mild, humid winters, and warm, dry summers.
If you love to tour the places to vacation, a vacation to Barcelona will not leave you disappointed because you will be able to visit many famous and popular attractions like the Sagrada Familia by Antonio Gaudi, L’Aquarium de Barcelona, the Spanish Village, and La Pedrera – Casa Mila by Antonio Gadi. However, this is not an exhaustive list of the must see attractions in Barcelona.
- London, England
London is not only the capital of England and the United Kingdom, it is also Europe’s financial capital. US News and World Report Travel also ranked London as being one of the tops must visit places in the world. If you are looking for a city with lots of interesting places to visit, London is the city for you. You will be awed by its eclectic neighborhoods and numerous landmarks, some of which have several centuries of interesting history behind them.
A visit to its banks along the Thames River will take you to a reconstruction of Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre. You will be able to find local residents who will gladly serve as a tour guide and take you all throughout the theater while telling you about its interesting history. You can get an inexpensive London pass which will allow you to visit the major must see attractions in London at a discounted price!
- Paris, France
Long known as the city of ‘romantic love,’ Paris is a city rich in both historic landmarks and history. It is a must visit place for serious tourists. It is located in Northern France on the well-known and scenic Seine river. It lies in the center of the ILE de France region. It lies close to the English Channel, and so enjoys the milder Mediterranean weather which close proximity to the North Atlantic currents affords. It also has the climate typically associated with Western European oceans.
If you travel to Paris, you will be wowed by its many scenic and historic attractions. These include the Boat Tour of the Seine River, Pere Lachaise Cemetery, Sacre Coeur in MontMartre, Arc de Triomphe, The Champs Elysee, the Sorbonne, the Latin Quarter, the Musee de Orsay, and the Eiffel Tower. However, these are just a few of the many attractions Paris is famous for!
- Maui Island, USA
Maui is one of the major islands which comprise the Hawaiian island chain. Being the second largest island in the chain, Maui will offer you an amazing and life changing experience. You can reve in its diverse landscapes which are the result of unique climate, geography, and topography. The climate is mild and uniform. All of the Hawaiian islands enjoy uniform climatic conditions year round.
If you are a travel enthusiast, one who loves to frequent unique places wherever you vacation at, Maui will not disappoint you. You can visit unique towns full of traditional culture like Paia Town. Other unique and interesting points of interest are Ho’okipa Beach Windsurfers, Puohokamoa Falls, Keanae Peninsula, PuaKa State Park, Wai’anapanapa State Park, Hana Bay, and Hana and Ohe’o gulch. These are some of the most popular places to visit in Maui. You can get the most out of your vacation in Maui by staying in a rental unit.
- Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia
A visit to this national park will leave you in awe of its natural beauty and vast landscapes. This park is considered to be one of the best places to visit in the world. A chain of 16 terraces lakes which are linked together by waterfalls is the highlight of this Plitvice Lakes National Park. These lakes extend into a limestone canyon which makes for a great hiking and exploring experience. You will be enchanted by the beautiful blend of oak forests, meadows, and limestone rock formations. Pristine, serene, and tranquil clear blue lakes sit on top of this amazing topography. Indeed, this park stands out as a shining gem in the heart of Eastern Europe.
- Miami Beach, Florida
This coastal city is located in Dade County, Florida. It is known for its vast and expansive resorts. It is located near some of the best places to visit in America which include South Beach, the Art Deco Tour, Ocean Drive – South Beach, Haulover Beach Park – North Beach, Lummus Park – South Beach, Bass Museum of Art – South Beach, the Holocaust Memorial – South Beach, Miami Children’s Museum – Causeway, and Jungle Island – Causeway. These places are just a few of the many places of interest worth visiting in Miami Beach.
- Alberta, Canada
Canada is known for exceptionally beautiful topography, and Alberta is no exception. Aside from having impressive scenery, this province is home to two of the world’s oldest national parks: Banff and Jasper National Parks. If you visit Alberta, you will be taken away by its breathtakingly beautiful glaciers and turquoise lakes. Its natural beauty is the magnet which attracts millions of tourists annually.
- U.S. Virgin Islands
These islands are part of the United States, but they are located in an insular area of the United States in the Carribean. The islands are part of the geography which comprises the U.S. Virgin Islands Archipelago, and are located in the Leeland Islands of the Lesser Antilles. A tropical wet-dry climate characterizes these islands. Moderate trade winds associated with the Caribbean region sweep these islands.
If you do visit these amazing islands, some must see places include the Virgin Islands National Park, Trunk Bay, Magens Bay, Estate Whim Plantation Museum, and Caneel Bay. However this is not an exhaustive list of places to see in the U.S. Virgin Islands.
- Iguazu Falls – Argentina/Brazil border
These falls are unarguably one of the natural wonders of the modern world. They are located on the border of Argentina’s province of Misiones and Brazil’s Parana state. This chain of mini waterfalls will blow your mind with their breathtaking beauty. You will be taken away by the sheer power and intense noise of the water which cascades down these falls. Iguazu Falls are almost three kilometers long. These falls lie in a vast national park which is rich in diverse flora and fauna found only in tropical rainforests.
These places consistently rank as being the top 10 places you need to visit in summer . Now that you know where to go, you can start making your tour plans now!