One of the most popular of these islands, Santorini, is a group of five active volcanic island. Life needs change and everyone wishes to relax and calm in their busy routines, no matter how advanced our city is, we become tired of the messy routines, stress and want to be in nature. The milky white tranquil waters add to the balmy personality of the place. Its distinctive dark rocks, which are actually columns of dark lava, are reminiscent in the rocks found in other famous places such as the or. You can also take a stroll along the Ammoudi port which is 300 steps down the cliff, or visit the galleries housing art of the many artists who fell in love with that place. Formed during the last ice age, these are today the most amazing and famous waterfalls in the world, attracting honeymooners and families and film crews alike. The Nam Nga River adds another dimension of beauty to the place.
Brittany, France An old celtic region with natural and man made beauty. You will pass by spectacular waterfalls that thunder down the steep mountain cliffs, creating a permanent veil of fog and endless rainbows. It stretches over an area of 76,679 acres across the famed Colorado Plateau, the river bordering the southeast. The whole area is a dreamland for daredevils and adrenaline junkies, who find the steep cliffs a supreme challenge for climbing, rappelling, and ziplining. More: , , , , , are three massive waterfalls that form the border between Canada and the United States.
This is actually a 10 mile wide island that is blessed with more than hundred mile long shoreline. Whitehaven Beach, Australia Cream-colored swirls of sand and surf. Positano, Almalfi Coast, Italy Storybook town on a cliff by the sea. You can still see the beautiful views, and since it comes to an end at Ollantaytambo, you can add a day trip to Machu Picchu. Meteora, Greece The famous monastery perched high on the rocks.
Petra, Jordan An enormous ancient temple carved into the cliffs of Jordan. Waitomo Caves, New Zealand When did larval fungus gnats begin being beautiful? The terraces were carved into the Ifugao mountains complete with an irrigation system that taps water from the adjacent forest. The deserted steppe geography is all you need to forget about the world and soak in the magical beauty of nature, accentuated by the almost eerie silence all around. More: , , , , , A short drive from is a public city park that does not need any attractions — nature took care of that. Norway A sweeping generalization, but the entire country is beautiful. Actually, the water that comes to the spa has a few jobs to do before being used for beauty and relaxation: superheated water is channeled from underground near a lava flow and is then used to run turbines and generate electricity. There is not much wildlife in this fairly barren ecosystem, except for about 80 species of birds and the thousands of pink flamingos that come in November.
With hundreds of islands, glistening white sands, coral cays, and more than 3,000 reef systems, this place is unimaginably amazing. What else deserves to be on the list??? Looking for more trips like this? Himalayas, Nepal Home of snow-capped mountains, colorful prayer flags, and Mt. It also becomes a treat for the thousands of birds who come flocking. The area also boasts of a rich fauna consisting of bears, wolves, birds and boars. Bora Bora, French Polynesia How about relaxing under a thatch-roofed villa surrounding by water all around, and getting your favorite bottle of wine delivered via room service personnel in canoes? Located in northeastern off the coast of Queensland, this 2,300-km-long complex ecosystem comprises more than 3,000 individual reef systems, coral cays, and hundreds of islands, big and small, with sparkling white sandy beaches.
It is one of my favorite landscapes, and I couldnt pick just one picture. The Colorado Desert, part of the Sonoran Desert, is mostly covered by the abundant creosote bush and small stands of cholla cactus and spidery ocotillo. How many of these have you done? Danxia Landforms, China Hike over vibrantly colored rock formations. Torres Del Paine National Park, Chile. Even the workers were Hindus who made the Taj Mahal. I did the last 3 sections. Cappadocia, Turkey Hundreds of underground buildings and fairy chimneys make this land unique.
Inga Falls, Congo River, Africa Unique waterfalls and lush greenery on the congo river. For about 50 kilometers, the coast looks like something a romantic artist might have conjured — sheer cliffs plunging into the azure sea, tiny golden beaches hidden in secluded coves, pastel sun-washed villages hugging the steep slopes of Mount Ravello, and fragrant orange groves competing for attention with ancient vineyards. The warm waters in the lagoon are rich in silica, sulfur, and other minerals and bathing in the Blue Lagoon is considered beneficial for certain skin conditions. The Blue Lagoon is a rare geothermal spa in Iceland located between Reykjavik and Keflavik International Airport in the heart of a lava field on the Reykjanes Peninsula. Morocco, Africa An exotic world of its own, from the colorful marketplaces to the luxurious hotels, everything in this place is different and unique from everything else. Queen Charlotte Track Location: New Zealand Distance: 44 miles Time: 3-5 days Best Time to Go: Year Round Located on the north end of the South Island, this trek takes you through sunny hills, next to beautiful blue waters, and gives you plenty of options on how to take this journey.
It dates back to the 9th century. There are also plenty of penguins, dolphins, seals, whales, and a wide variety of birds. Blue Lagoon, Iceland Among the rarest geothermal spas in the world, Blue Lagoon is located in the heart of Reykjanes Peninsula, amidst a lava field. The parks and grounds around the palace are really fascinating and make the palace a unique synthesis of Baroque art and a good recreational area. The vast canyon is 277 miles long and one mile deep. Then, the unique geological formations all across the region make it all the more amazing. After World War I, vivid red flowers sprung up on former battlefields like this one, and the image is now synonymous with the heavy burdens of war.
Molokai, Hawaii This less known place is an epitome of beauty that blends the charms of vegetation and water. The salt crust, between 7 and 66 feet deep, covers a sea of brine. The whole area is crossed by scenic hiking trails that offer different perspectives of the lake depending on your elevation or location. These caves are considered the epitome of Georgian arts. Victoria Falls, aptly named Mosi-oa-Tunya — the Smoke that Thunders — by locals is a breathtaking spectacle of incomparable beauty and majesty.