The world has plenty of wonderful cities and countries to visit, you can pass years traveling, and maybe it won't be enough to get to know all of them. Here they are a list with some to start this journey.
1. Rome, Italy
The eternal city fascinates everyone who goes there. One of the most visited places in the world will never disappoint you.
Coliseum, Roman Forum, Fontana di Trevi, Pantheon, not to mention the people, the culture, the architecture, the amazing food, and the history, which is present everywhere, are the main characteristics of this magical capital.
2. Cape Town, South Africa
Incredible nature, beaches, whale watching, nice restaurants, and more. You can find all of them in Cape Town.
Visit Cape Point, The Cape of Good Hope and Robben Island, go shopping and eat in Waterfront, and, of course, explore the iconic Table Mountain. The super famous mountain is a special landmark of this cosmopolitan city that mixes a metropolis with nature.
3. Paris, France
Not only for romantic people the city of lights is a dream destination. Millions of tourists visit Paris every year. Like Audrey Hepburn said: "Paris is always a good idea."
The Eiffel Tower, the Louvre Museum, the Champs Elysées, Arc de Triomphe, the Seine River, and all the other Paris attractions are just some reasons to go there.
4. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
The wonderful city is not called this way without reason. Stunning landscapes, mountains, beaches with blue water and white sand, samba, Christ the Redeemer, etc. come to our minds when we think about Rio de Janeiro.
Sugarloaf, Museum of Tomorrow, Copacabana, Santa Teresa, and Lapa neighborhoods, Botanical Garden, and more make the tourists fall in love with Rio de Janeiro.
5. Dakar, Senegal
The colorful and noisy capital of Senegal has a beautiful coastline, delicious cuisine, and a vibrant cultural scene.
Don't miss: the Lac Rose, a lake that is pink on sunny days due to the high salt content inside it, the colors are memorable; and the Île de Gorée, it is a quieter place 30 minutes away from Dakar, a UNESCO World Heritage Site with many gorgeous historical buildings, some of them are museums that show us the sad history of slavery.
Enjoy the nightlife is mandatory. Pick up one of the bars and have fun.
6. Kyoto, Japan
Kyoto was the capital of Japan for more than 1,000 years. The city has over 1,000 shrines and temples, some of them are UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
Gardens and cherry blossoms are also characteristics of the city.
Trying sake is mandatory, the drink has been made there since the 16th century. Kyoto has a cuisine tradition. It is authentic and has different flavors.
Gion is the most famous district of the Geisha and Maiko culture.
7. Barcelona, Spain
There are plenty of reasons to visit Barcelona.
Architecture, art, and culture are every corner, Gaudí and Miró are notorious examples. Their works are spotted on the streets, and in landmarks around the city, Sagrada Familia and Joan Miró Foundation are perfect places to admire their creations. Diverse museums, Las Ramblas, tasty tapas, friendly people, parks, lively music scene, and much more represent Barcelona.
8. Prague, Czech Republic
The land of the writer Franz Kafka is remembered mainly for the bridges, classical music, and beer.
But its architecture also attracts lots of people. Gothic and Baroque to Renaissance and Art Nouveau styles can be found in Prague. Its historic center is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The historic buildings and Prague Castle should be part of your itinerary.
At night enjoy the bars and feel the local life.
9. Grand Canyon National Park, USA
One of the seven natural wonders in the world has to be visited at least once.
Even for those who don't like nature so much, the landscape is breathtaking.
Its hugeness is astounding. It is 277 miles long and 18 miles wide.
The enormous gorges, ridges and rock formations make anyone impressed.
10. Machu Picchu, Peru
Machu Picchu is considered a sacred place surrounded by myths and mystery. There are many theories about Machu Picchu construction.
Exploring the curious Incas Ruins makes you go back to the past.
Besides, admiring this incredible architectural and archeological monument, which a UNESCO World Heritage Site, you also are going to get astonished with the stunning beauty nature.
11. Dubrovnik, Croatia
The color of the gorgeous sea would be enough to go to Dubrovnik, but it is not only for this that Dubrovnik has been the new favorite destination in Europe. Outdoor markets, beaches, good food and local wines, island hopping, and historic buildings such as Rector’s Palace, Franciscan Monastery, and Dubrovnik Cathedral enchant tourists from all parts of the world.
12. Amsterdam, Netherlands
Amsterdam pleases from people who love museums and history, Rijksmuseum and Anne Frank's house are good examples, to those that prefer to enjoy the bars.
The canals all over the capital bring a romantic atmosphere to the city.
Enjoying the sunny days at parks is great, Vondelpark is the most popular one and receives a lot of locals and tourists during spring and summer.
13. Salvador, Brazil
Brazil boasts astonishing cities, and Salvador is one of them, its energy is vibrant.
Afro-Brazilian culture is present everywhere, on cuisine, music, and religion.
Besides the beautiful beaches, the city has other well-known landmarks such as Pelourinho, Nosso Senhor do Bonfim Church, Farol de Barra, Mercado Modelo, etc.
14. Atacama Desert, Chile
The driest and highest desert in the world impresses with its unforgettable colors and sunsets. Hot springs, lagoons, volcanoes, mountains, lakes, and geysers make spectacular sceneries. The experience you'll live would be wordless.
Valley de la Luna, Salar de Tara, and Valley of Death are among the famous attractions.
15. Amalfi Coast, Italy
All Italy is fantastic, and the Amalfi Coast wouldn't be different. Awesome views, beaches, and romantic cities are the face of the place.
Sorrento, Positano, Capri, and Ravello are the hottest cities.
Once there, you should take a boat tour, hike along the Path of Gods, admire the memorable landscape, try limoncello, the traditional drink of the region, and of course, eat the delicious food.
16. Marrakech, Morocco
This exotic metropolis will provide you an unusual experience.
With bazaars and markets, also called souks, you won't leave Marrakech without buying something typical. You can find craftworks, carpets, souvenirs and many other things. Don't forget to bargain, it is part of their culture.
Medina, in the heart of the city, has nice souks. Besides, you feel the local life, observe the architecture and history of the place, and try the tasty Moroccan cuisine.
17. Banff, Canada
The magnificent landscape will be on your mind forever. The natural beauty is spectacular.
Blue lakes, majestic mountains, wildlife, and a pretty charming small-town welcome you in Banff.
Enjoy it by hiking, canoeing, having a picnic, taking the gondola, admiring the unbelievable view, observing the animals, and stroll around downtown.
The Asian island is a real paradise. Breathtaking beaches, incredibly blue water, and white sand provide you a perfect place to relax and don't pay attention to the time.
It is also a great place to practice water sports such as kayaking, canoeing, jet-skiing, and snorkeling. With a rich marine life, it is one of the best places to do it in the world. Explore the capital, Male, to see more about their culture, cuisine, historic places, etc.
19. Mendoza, Argentina
This famous Argentinian town is well-known for its wine. Your trip would not be complete without visiting at least one vineyard.
At the Andes Mountains foothill, Mendoza is gorgeous. Enjoy the restaurants, diversified tango presentations, craftwork stores, festivals, and other attractions.
It is also possible getting to the fantastic Aconcagua Mountain.
During the winter, it is a nice place to practice ski and snowboarding.
20. Santorini, Greece
Romantic, perfect sceneries, beautiful architecture, and amazing food and wine, these are some reasons why many travelers dream about this destination.
While you explore the island, admire the buildings and the famous white churches with blue roofs, and choose the right place to see the sunset. Santorini has one of the most fabulous in the world.
Red pebbles and cliffs make the volcanic beaches picturesque.
21. St. Petersburg, Russia
The architecture will fascinate you. Enchanting palaces, churches, and theaters are every corner around the city.
Museums are very popular there. The Hermitage is the best example of them. With over three million items, it's the second largest in the world.
On the White Nights, there is almost no darkness, and the sky has the sunset color all night. During this season, everybody enjoys going for a walk, the nightlife becomes more vibrant, the museums stay open all night, and St. Petersburg's mood turns into a lively one.
22. New York City, USA
New York is the most populous city in the USA, and it is known worldwide.
The intense metropolis attracts all kinds of people. For those who like theater and art, MET, MoMA, Broadway are the perfect places. If you prefer to explore the city open air, walking at the Brooklyn Bridge, High Line, and Central Park is going to be your cup of tea.
Iconics landmarks are far from lacking. The Liberty Statue, Empire State Building, Times Square, and many others are the face of NYC.
23. Tokyo, Japan
Technology and crowds are some of the things that come to our minds when we think about Tokyo. If you want to experience this part of the city, go to Shibuya Crossing and Akihabara district.
Although it seems chaotic, the Japanese capital has serene places. Plenty of shrines, temples, and Yoyogi and Ueno Parks are like retreats in the middle of the metropolis.
Tokyo boasts diversified districts where you can live the culture, see the fashion, and eat traditional food.
24. Lisbon, Portugal
Lisbon is among the new favorite destinations in Europe.
The Portuguese capital has important constructions, enchanting districts, pleasant weather, stunning light, and fascinating neighborhoods. Alfama, Chiado, Baixa, and Alto are some of the traditional ones.
Walk along the Tejo River, admire the views from one of the hills, try the flavorful food, visit the historic buildings, and have fun at the exciting nightlife.
25. Phuket, Thailand
Thailand has awesome beaches, and Phuket is not different. Turquoise water and white sand are easy to find there or on some of the gorgeous islands near it. It's common seeing people practicing watersports.
Not to mention, fabulous sunsets, Buddhist temples, intense nightlife, and cheap street food.
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