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The Most Beautiful Places in Every Country in the World

This list offers a captivating glimpse into the natural wonders, cultural treasures, and iconic landmarks that adorn each nation. Whether you’re an avid traveler or an armchair adventurer, join us in virtually exploring some of the most picturesque destinations, celebrating the rich tapestry of our global heritage.

Please note that while these are beautiful places in each country, travel conditions and accessibility may vary, and it’s essential to check the latest travel advisories and conditions before planning a visit.

Afghanistan: The Bamiyan Valley

Afghanistan, Bamiyan (Bamian or Bamyan), cultural landscape and archeological remains, UNESCO World Heritage site, overview of the valley, town and empty niches where Buddha statues were destroyed
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The Bamiyan Valley is known for its stunning Buddha statues carved into the cliffs and the surrounding scenic landscapes. (Unfortunately, the statues were recently destroyed by the Taliban. Their outlines and some features are still recognizable within the recesses.) The area also contains numerous Buddhist monastic ensembles and sanctuaries, as well as fortified edifices from the Islamic period. 

Albania: The Albanian Riviera

Aero Photography. View from a flying drone. Panoramic view of Ksamil, Albanian Riviera. Ksamil islands are located near the Saranda. Top View. Beautiful destinations
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The Albanian Riviera along the Ionian Sea offers pristine beaches, charming villages, and crystal-clear waters.

Algeria: The Tassili n’Ajjer National Park

Sanddunes and rock towers at Moul Naga, Tadrart, Tassili n'Ajjer National Park, Sahara desert, Algeria
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The Tassili n’Ajjer National Park is renowned for its dramatic rock formations and prehistoric cave art.

Andorra: The Pyrenees Mountains

Active hiker with backpack in Pyrenees overlooking lake Tristaina in Andorra
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The Pyrenees Mountains provide beautiful hiking trails and opportunities for winter sports. Andorra is a small country situated between France and Spain, with the nearest major cities being Toulouse in France and Barcelona in Spain.

Angola: Tundavala Gap

tundavala gap angola rock sunset
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The Tundavala Gap, near Lubango, offers breathtaking views of a deep chasm and surrounding landscapes. Angola is located in southern Africa.

Antigua and Barbuda: Half Moon Bay

The beautiful Half Moon Bay in Antigua seen from above.
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The stunning beach at Half Moon Bay on Antigua is known for its powdery white sand and turquoise waters.

Argentina: Perito Moreno Glacier

The Perito Moreno Glacier is a glacier located in the Los Glaciares National Park in Santa Cruz Province, Argentina. Its one of the most important tourist attractions in the Argentinian Patagonia.
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Perito Moreno Glacier in Los Glaciares National Park is a mesmerizing natural wonder with massive ice formations.

Armenia: Lake Sevan

Aerial view of Hayravank monastery on the shores of lake Sevan in Armenia
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Lake Sevan, one of the largest freshwater, high-altitude lakes in the world, is surrounded by picturesque landscapes and historic monasteries.

Australia: The Great Barrier Reef

Great barrier reef from air
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The Great Barrier Reef is a UNESCO World Heritage site and a paradise for diving and snorkeling with its vibrant marine life.

Austria: The Austrian Alps

Beautiful winter landscape of Hallstatt mountain village with Hallstatter lake in Austrian Alps. Wide Panorama
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The Austrian Alps, including regions like the Tyrol and Salzburg, are known for their breathtaking mountain scenery.

Azerbaijan: The Gobustan National Park

Active mud volcanoes in Gobustan desert, Azerbaijan
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The Gobustan National Park features ancient petroglyphs and unique mud volcanoes set against a lunar-like landscape.

Bahamas: The Exuma Cays

A small paradise beach located on Shroud Cay in the Bahamas. Shroud Cay is part of the Exuma island chain and the Warderick Wells Land and Sea Park. Perfect, isolated beach.
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The Exuma Cays, with their stunning blue holes and pristine beaches, are a tropical paradise for boaters and divers.

Bahrain: The Qal’at al-Bahrain (Bahrain Fort)

Remains of the Qal'at al-Bahrain Or the Portuguese Fort, UNESCO World Heritage Site in Manama, Bahrain
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The Qal’at al-Bahrain (Bahrain Fort) is a historical site with scenic views over the sea and ancient ruins.

Bangladesh: The Sundarbans Mangrove Forest

Beautiful Royal Bengal Tiger , Panthera Tigris, bathing in water. It is largest cat species and endangered , only found in Sundarban mangrove forest of India and Bangladesh.
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The Sundarbans Mangrove Forest, a UNESCO World Heritage site, is home to Bengal tigers and offers unique boat safaris.

Barbados: Bathsheba Beach

The limestone formations found along the coast of Bathsheba Beach in Barbados, are reminiscent of the moon's surface. After years of erosion from the waves, amazing shapes take form in the rocks.
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Bathsheba Beach on the rugged east coast is famous for its picturesque rock formations and surfing.

Belarus: Mir Castle

Mir, Belarus. Scenic View Of Castle Complex Mir On Sunny Sunset Sky Background. Old Towers Are Reflected In Lake River Wate
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A UNESCO-listed fortress built in the 16th century, it’s a stunning example of Gothic and Renaissance architecture.

Belgium: Bruges

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Bruges is a charming medieval city with picturesque canals, historic architecture, and cobblestone streets.

Belize: The Blue Hole

The Great Blue Hole, Belize
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The Blue Hole, a giant underwater sinkhole, is a popular diving destination in the Caribbean.

Benin: Pendjari National Park

Young African elephant running across track in National Park, Benin, Africa
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This national park in northern Benin is a haven for wildlife enthusiasts. Safaris in Pendjari offer the chance to spot elephants, lions, and various other animals in their natural habitat.

Bhutan: Paro Taktsang

Taktshang Goemba or Tiger's nest Temple the beautiful buddhist temple.The most sacred place in Bhutan is located on the high cliff mountain with sky of Paro valley, Bhutan.
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Paro Taktsang, or the Tiger’s Nest Monastery, is a stunning and sacred Buddhist site perched on a cliffside.

Bolivia: The Uyuni Salt Flats

Girl in red on Salar de Uyuni in Bolivia covered with water with cloudy sky reflections
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The Uyuni Salt Flats (Salar de Uyuni) are the largest in the world and create surreal reflections during the rainy season.

Bosnia and Herzegovina: Mostar’s iconic Stari Most

Mostar's Stari Most reflected in the river
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Mostar’s iconic Stari Most (Old Bridge) arches over the Neretva River and is a symbol of unity and beauty.

Botswana: The Okavango Delta

Sunrise over the Okavango Delta, Botswana
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The Okavango Delta, a UNESCO World Heritage site, is a lush oasis teeming with wildlife and picturesque landscapes.

Brazil: Iguazu Falls

Iguazu Falls
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Iguazu Falls, on the border with Argentina, is a UNESCO World Heritage site known for its stunning waterfalls and rainforest surroundings.

Brunei: Kampong Ayer

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, BRUNEI - AUGUST 28: :Brunei's Famed water village Kampong Ayer in Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei on August 28, 2012. Villages are fully self sufficient with their own water, shops.
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Kampong Ayer, a traditional water village in the capital city of Bandar Seri Begawan, offers a unique cultural experience.

Bulgaria: Rila Monastery 

Beautiful view of the Orthodox Rila Monastery, a famous tourist attraction and cultural heritage monument in the Rila Nature Park mountains in Bulgaria
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Rila Monastery is a stunning example of Bulgarian Renaissance architecture, set against a mountainous backdrop.

Burkina Faso: The Sindou Peaks

The Sindou peaks in Burkina Faso
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The Sindou Peaks, also known as the Sindou Rock Formations, are one of the most beautiful and iconic natural attractions in Burkina Faso. They are located in the southwest of the country, near the town of Sindou in the Cascades Region. These rock formations are a series of towering sandstone pillars and cliffs that have been shaped by wind and water erosion over millions of years. The result is a breathtaking landscape of unique geological features.

Burundi: Lake Tanganyika

Burundian shoreline of Lake Tanganyika near Nyanza Lac
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Lake Tanganyika, one of the world’s deepest lakes, offers scenic views and opportunities for water activities.

Cabo Verde: The town of Cidade Velha

The sailboats in the bay against the background of Mindelo city and the brown mountain in a sunny day on Sao Vicente island in Cape Verde.
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The town of Cidade Velha, a UNESCO World Heritage site, boasts historic architecture and beautiful coastal views.

Cambodia: Angkor Wat

Ancient stone faces at sunset of Bayon temple, Angkor Wat, Siam Reap, Cambodia.
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Angkor Wat, the largest religious monument in the world, is an architectural marvel set amidst lush jungles.

Cameroon: Mount Cameroon

MOUNT CAMEROON, CAMEROON - CIRCA JUNE, 2008 - Two hikers from Europe resting near Mt.Cameroon volcano crater. Landscape is volcano ash covered by eruption that took place in 2000.
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Mount Cameroon, an active volcano, offers challenging trekking and panoramic views.

Canada: Moraine Lake in Banff National Park

Moraine lake panorama in Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada
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Moraine Lake in Banff National Park is known for its striking turquoise waters and surrounding mountain peaks.

Central African Republic: Dzanga-Sangha National Park

Group of forest elephants in the forest edge. Republic of Congo. Dzanga-Sangha Special Reserve. Central African Republic. An excellent illustration.
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Dzanga-Sangha National Park is a pristine rainforest habitat with diverse wildlife and picturesque rivers.

Chad: Zakouma National Park

Lion cub with paws in air surrounded by other lion cubs in Zakouma National Park, Chad
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Zakouma National Park is known for its wildlife, including elephants and lions, and offers beautiful savannah landscapes.

Chile: Torres del Paine National Park

Serrano River and snowy mountains of Torres del Paine National Park in Chile, Patagonia, South America
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Torres del Paine National Park in Patagonia offers stunning mountain vistas, glaciers, and pristine lakes.

China: The Li River in Guilin

Landscape of Guilin, Li River and Karst mountains. Located near Yangshuo County, Guilin City, Guangxi Province, China.
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The Li River in Guilin is famous for its karst limestone formations and picturesque river cruises.

Colombia: Cocora Valley

Cocora Valley in Colombia
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Cocora Valley is known for its towering wax palm trees set against a backdrop of lush green hills.

Comoros: Grande Comore

Sunset boats in holiday paradise resort on Grand Comore island, Comoros. Beautiful sunset light of sun in the sea. Villas on the beach with private beach. Moroni Comoros, Itsandra beach resort hotel
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The volcanic island of Grande Comore offers scenic hikes, crater lakes, and pristine beaches.

Congo (Brazzaville): Odzala-Kokoua National Park

Aerial view. Odzala-Kokoua National Park. Cuvette-Ouest Region. Republic of the Congo
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Odzala-Kokoua National Park is a remote wilderness area with diverse wildlife and lush forests.

Congo (Kinshasa): Virunga National Park

Western lowland gorilla (Gorilla gorilla gorilla) silverback with 2 youngsters in Marantaceae forest. Odzala-Kokoua National Park. Cuvette-Ouest Region. Republic of the Congo

Virunga National Park is home to mountain gorillas and features stunning volcanic landscapes.

Costa Rica: Arenal Volcano National Park

Landscape Panorama picture from Volcano Arenal next to the rainforest, Costa Rica. Travel in Central America. San Jose.
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Arenal Volcano National Park is known for its active volcano and lush rainforest with abundant wildlife.

Cote d’Ivoire: Taï National Park

Group of purple mushrooms in the tropical rainforest of the Taï National Park in the Ivory Coast
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Taï National Park is a UNESCO-listed rainforest with diverse flora and fauna.

Croatia: Plitvice Lakes National Park

Breathtaking view of the most famous waterfalls in Plitvice national park, Croatia
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Plitvice Lakes National Park is a series of cascading lakes and waterfalls in a pristine forest setting.

Cuba: Viñales Valley

Viñales Valley, Cuba
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Viñales Valley is known for its dramatic karst limestone formations and tobacco farms.

Cyprus: The Akamas Peninsula

A view of a Blue Lagoon near Polis city, Akamas Peninsula National Park, Cyprus
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The Akamas Peninsula offers rugged landscapes, stunning coastal cliffs, and clear Mediterranean waters.

Czechia (Czech Republic): Český Krumlov

View of historical centre of Cesky Krumlov town on Vltava riverbank on autumn day overlooking medieval Castle, Czech Republic. View of old town of Cesky Krumlov, South Bohemia, Czech Republic.
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Český Krumlov is a picturesque town with a historic castle and charming old-world architecture.

Denmark: The Faroe Islands

Gasadalur village and its iconic waterfall, Vagar, Faroe Islands, Denmark. Long exposure.
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The Faroe Islands, an autonomous territory of Denmark, offer rugged cliffs, dramatic fjords, and pristine landscapes.

Djibouti: Lake Assal

Nobember 07, 2019: Aerial View to Tourists on the Blue Salty Lake Assal
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Lake Assal is the world’s saltiest lake and offers striking white salt flats against a stark landscape.

Dominica: Morne Trois Pitons National Park

The Freshwater Lake, Morne Trois Pitons National Park (UNESCO Heritage Site), Dominica
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Morne Trois Pitons National Park is a UNESCO World Heritage site with volcanoes, waterfalls, and lush rainforest.

Dominican Republic: The Samaná Peninsula

Deserted beach with clear water of the Atlantic Ocean near the mountains and cliffs overgrown with green jungles and palm trees on a tropical island. Dominican Republic, Samana Peninsula
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The Samaná Peninsula is known for its pristine beaches, waterfalls, and whale-watching opportunities.

East Timor (Timor-Leste): Jaco Island

Jaco Island, Tutuala / Timor Leste - April 8 2018 : Fisherman boat in the water
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Jaco Island offers white-sand beaches, clear waters, and excellent snorkeling.

Ecuador: The Galapagos Islands

Galapagos Islands. Galapagos tortoise. Big turtle. Ecuador.
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The Galapagos Islands are known for their unique wildlife and pristine natural beauty.

Egypt: The Pyramids of Giza

Pyramids of Giza
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The Pyramids of Giza and the temples along the Nile River are iconic historical sites.

El Salvador: The Santa Ana Volcano

Drone shot showing crater lake at Santa Ana Volcano in the central american country of El Salvador.
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The Santa Ana Volcano, with its turquoise crater lake, offers scenic hiking opportunities.

Equatorial Guinea: Bioko Island

Vulcanic Rocks - Playa Arena Blanca in Bioko Island, Equatorial Guinea
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Bioko Island is known for its lush rainforests and volcanic landscapes.

Eritrea: The Dahlak Archipelago

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The Dahlak Archipelago in the Red Sea offers beautiful coral reefs and historic ruins.

Estonia: Lahemaa National Park

Palmse, Estonia - July 26, 2021: Palmse manor (Palmse möis) museum in Lahemaa National Park.
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Lahemaa National Park is known for its pristine forests, coastal cliffs, and historic manor houses.

Eswatini: Malolotja Nature Reserve

mountainous landscape of the Malolotja Nature Reserve in Swaziland (Eswatini)
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Malolotja Nature Reserve features scenic hiking trails and diverse flora and fauna.

Ethiopia: The Simien Mountains National Park

Landscape view of the Simien Mountains National Park in Northern Ethiopia
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The Simien Mountains National Park offers dramatic landscapes, including deep valleys and rugged peaks.

Fiji: The Yasawa Islands

Yasawa Island, Fiji Islands
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The Yasawa Islands are known for their stunning beaches, clear waters, and vibrant coral reefs.

Finland: Lapland

Man watching Aurora borealis in lapland winter
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Finnish Lapland is a captivating region located in the northern part of Finland, well within the Arctic Circle. It’s known for its stunning natural beauty, including snow-covered landscapes, the Northern Lights (Aurora Borealis), and the iconic Santa Claus Village.

France: Provence

Sun is setting over a beautiful purple lavender filed in Valensole. Provence, France
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The lavender fields in Provence burst into vibrant purple hues during the summer months.

Gabon: Loango National Park

Gorilla in Gabon, western lowland gorilla in water Gabon
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Loango National Park is known for its pristine beaches, lush rainforests, and diverse wildlife.

Gambia: Makasutu Culture Forest

African children practice canoeing in the River Gambia near Makasutu forest in Gambia, West Africa
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Makasutu Culture Forest offers riverine forests, waterways, and opportunities for wildlife viewing.

Georgia: Svetitskhoveli Cathedral

amazing sunset view of Svetitskhoveli Cathedral and mountains in sunset, Mtskheta, Georgia
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Svetitskhoveli Cathedral in Mtskheta is a UNESCO World Heritage site with stunning architecture.

Germany: The Bavarian Alps

Beautiful view of Neuschwanstein castle in the Bavarian Alps, Germany.
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The Bavarian Alps offer beautiful mountain scenery, including the Zugspitze, Germany’s highest peak.

Ghana: The Cape Coast Castle

Cape Coast Castle is a fortification in Ghana built by Swedish traders for trade in timber and gold. Later the structure was used in the trans-Atlantic slave trade.
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The Cape Coast Castle is a hauntingly beautiful and historically significant site along the coast of West Africa.

Greece: Santorini

Amazing sunset view with white houses in Oia village on Santorini island in Greece.
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Santorini’s white-washed buildings against the backdrop of the Aegean Sea and its famous sunsets are iconic.

Grenada: Grand Anse Beach

Caribbean. The Island Of Grenada. Grenada is a country and an island located in the southern part of the Antilles, Beautiful View Of Grand Anse In Grenada
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Grand Anse Beach is known for its pristine sands and clear Caribbean waters.

Guatemala: Lake Atitlán

San Juan La Laguna, Lago de Atitlán, View from Indian Nose, Ros
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Lake Atitlán, surrounded by volcanoes and indigenous villages, is a picturesque destination.

Guinea: Fouta Djallon

River in Fouta Djallon
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This highland region is often called the “Water Tower of West Africa” due to its numerous rivers, waterfalls, and lush green landscapes. The town of Labé is a great starting point for exploring this area, with attractions like the Chutes de Kambadaga (Kambadaga Falls) and the beautiful landscapes of the surrounding hills.

Guinea-Bissau: The Bijagos Archipelago 

Beautiful aerial view of the small island, Bissagos Archipelago (Bijagos), Guinea Bissau. UNESCO Biosphere Reserve
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The Bijagos Archipelago is known for its unique culture, diverse wildlife, and pristine beaches.

Guyana: Kaieteur Falls

Kaiteur Falls in Guyana 2017
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Kaieteur Falls is one of the world’s most powerful waterfalls and a natural wonder.

Haiti: Citadelle Laferrière

Incredible Aerial View of Citadelle Laferrière and the Surrounding Hills
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Located near the town of Milot, the Citadelle is a massive mountaintop fortress built in the early 19th century. It’s not only historically significant but also offers breathtaking views of the surrounding landscape.

Honduras: The Bay Islands

Colorful cabins located at Port Royal, eastern side of Roatan, Bay Islands of Honduras.
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The Bay Islands, including Roatán, are known for their clear waters and vibrant coral reefs.

Hungary: The Buda Castle

Budapest, Hungary - Aerial panoramic view of the beautiful Buda Castle Royal Palace at sunrise with Gellert Hill and Statue of Liberty at background
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The Buda Castle in Budapest offers historic architecture and panoramic views of the city.

Iceland: The Blue Lagoon

blue lagoon Iceland
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The Blue Lagoon and the country’s numerous waterfalls, geysers, and volcanic landscapes offer ethereal beauty.

India: The Taj Mahal

Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India - The morning view of Taj Mahal monument reflecting in water of the pool, Agra, India
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The Taj Mahal in Agra is a masterpiece of architecture and a symbol of enduring love.

Indonesia: Bali

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Bali’s lush rice terraces, vibrant coral reefs, and stunning temples, such as Uluwatu, are captivating.

Iran: Persepolis

Persepolis (Old Persian: Pārsa) was the ceremonial capital of the Achaemenid Empire (ca. 550–330 BCE). It is situated 60 km northeast of the city of Shiraz in Fars Province, Iran.
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Persepolis, the ancient capital of the Achaemenid Empire, showcases impressive archaeological ruins.

Iraq: The Kurdistan Region

Rawanduz mountain area and the Hamilton road toward the town and Korek Mountain resort in Erbil the capital city of Kurdistan region of Iraq
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The Kurdistan Region offers rugged mountains, scenic waterfalls, and historic sites like Erbil Citadel.

Ireland: The Cliffs of Moher

Young backpacker girl standing on the Cliffs of Moher in yellow jacket with backpack
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The Cliffs of Moher, with their dramatic coastal views, are among the most picturesque spots in Western Europe.

Israel: The Dead Sea

View of Dead Sea coastline. Salt crystals at sunset. Texture of Dead sea. Salty sea shore
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The Dead Sea’s unique hypersaline waters and the historical city of Jerusalem are both captivating in their own ways.

Italy: The Amalfi Coast

Morning view of Amalfi cityscape on coast line of mediterranean sea, Italy
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The Amalfi Coast is known for its picturesque cliffside villages, crystal-clear waters, and stunning views of the Mediterranean Sea.

Jamaica: Dunn’s River Falls

Dunn's River Falls Upper Portion Jamaica
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Dunn’s River Falls is a natural wonder where you can climb terraced limestone steps surrounded by lush vegetation.

Japan: Kyoto

Woman wearing japanese traditional kimono walking at Historic Higashiyama district in spring, Kyoto in Japan.
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Known for its well-preserved traditional architecture, Kyoto is a city that captures the essence of old Japan. Cherry blossoms in Kyoto create a breathtaking spectacle during the spring, especially around spots like Maruyama Park and the Philosopher’s Path.

Jordan: Petra

Petra, Jordan – 10 Things to Know Before Visiting the “Rose City”
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Petra, the ancient rose-red city, is a UNESCO World Heritage site with stunning rock-cut architecture.

Kazakhstan: Charyn Canyon

Charyn Canyon in South East Kazakhstan, taken in August 2018
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Charyn Canyon, often called Kazakhstan’s Grand Canyon, offers dramatic landscapes and hiking opportunities.

Kenya: The Maasai Mara National Reserve

Wildebeests are crossing Mara river. Great Migration. Kenya. Tanzania. Maasai Mara National Park. An excellent illustration.
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The Maasai Mara National Reserve in Kenya is renowned for its breathtaking savannah landscapes and the annual Great Migration of wildebeest and zebras.

Kiribati: The Phoenix Islands Protected Area

christmas island kiribati
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The Phoenix Islands Protected Area is one of the world’s largest marine protected areas, known for its pristine coral reefs.

Kosovo: The Mirusha Waterfalls

Mirusha Waterfall Kosovo One day after the rain
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The Mirusha Waterfalls, with their cascading tiers, provide a tranquil natural escape.

Kuwait: The Kuwait Towers

Kuwait City, Kuwait, January 22 2021, Amzing Kuwait Tower
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The Kuwait Towers, iconic landmarks, offer panoramic views of the city and the Arabian Gulf.

Kyrgyzstan: Lake Issyk-Kul

View to Ruh Ordo cultural complex near Issyk Kul lake at mountains background in Cholpon Ata, Kyrgyzstan
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Lake Issyk-Kul, surrounded by snow-capped mountains, is a stunning alpine destination.

Laos: Kuang Si Falls

Turquoise water of Kuang Si waterfall, Luang Prabang. Laos
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Kuang Si Falls near Luang Prabang features cascading turquoise pools and lush forests.

Latvia: The Gauja National Park

Picturesque view on valley of Gaujas national park. Trees changing colors in foothills. Colorful Autumn day at city Sigulda in Latvia.
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The Gauja National Park is known for its scenic landscapes, historic castles, and the Gauja River.

Lebanon: Baalbek

Bacchus temple at the Roman ancient ruins of Baalbek, Lebanon
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The ancient city of Baalbek boasts impressive Roman ruins, including the Temple of Jupiter.

Lesotho: Sani Pass

Sani Pass down into South Africa
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Sani Pass offers stunning mountain scenery and is a gateway to the “Roof of Africa.”

Liberia: Mount Nimba

Mount Nimba, Liberia: an abandoned mining site and the highest point in West Africa. Hike to the top of the tallest peak in West Africa and the point where three countries converge
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Mount Nimba is one of Liberia’s most iconic and beautiful natural landmarks. It’s actually a massif, a large mountain range that straddles the borders of Liberia, Guinea, and Cote d’Ivoire. The Nimba Mountains are renowned for their exceptional biodiversity and have been recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Libya: Leptis Magna

Leptis Magna the old roman city on the Libyan coast of the Mediterranean sea.
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The ancient city of Leptis Magna features well-preserved Roman ruins along the Mediterranean coast.

Liechtenstein: Vaduz Castle

Vaduz castle, Liechtenstein, in the Alps mountains, with beautiful blooming pink rose flowers
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Vaduz Castle is a picturesque hilltop castle offering views of the principality.

Lithuania: Trakai Island Castle

Trakai castle in Litaunia
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Trakai Island Castle, located on an island in Lake Galvė, is a historic and scenic site.

Luxembourg: Vianden

Vianden, Luxembourg - September 7, 2019: The view north-west up the river Our to the village and Vianden Castle on the hills in the background
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This charming medieval town is known for its stunning Vianden Castle, perched high on a hill overlooking the town and the river below. The castle itself is a picturesque masterpiece.

Madagascar: The Avenue of the Baobabs

Beautiful Baobab trees avenue of the baobabs in Madagascar
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The Avenue of the Baobabs, lined with massive, ancient baobab trees, is a natural wonder and a photographer’s dream.

Malawi: Lake Malawi

Lake Malawi
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Lake Malawi, also known as the “Lake of Stars,” offers clear waters and beautiful beaches.

Malaysia: The Cameron Highlands

Tea plantation Cameron highlands, Malaysia
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The Cameron Highlands feature lush tea plantations and scenic landscapes.

Maldives: Ari Atoll

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This is one of the largest atolls in the Maldives and offers incredible snorkeling and diving opportunities. It’s known for its clear turquoise waters and vibrant marine life.

Mali: The Cliff of Bandiagara

Dogon tombs in the Bandiagara Escarpment, Mali
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The Cliff of Bandiagara, home to the Dogon people, is a UNESCO-listed cultural landscape with dramatic cliffs and traditional villages.

Malta: The Blue Grotto

Blue Grotto in Malta
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The Blue Grotto is a stunning sea cave on the southern coast of Malta, known for its vibrant blue waters.

Marshall Islands: The Bikini Atoll

Aerial view of Marshall island located in the Pacific Ocean.
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The Bikini Atoll, known for its WWII shipwrecks and vibrant marine life, is a diver’s paradise.

Mauritania: The Banc d’Arguin National Park

Banc d'Arguin National Park, Mauritania
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Banc d’Arguin is home to a wide variety of bird species, including migratory birds that use the park as a stopover point during their long journeys. You can witness flocks of flamingos, pelicans, and other waterfowl, making it a paradise for birdwatchers.

Mauritius: Chamarel Plain

Famous tourist attraction in Africa, The Seven Coloured Earts, geological formation in the Chamarel plain of Riviera Noire District
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Chamarel Plain offers the Seven Colored Earths, a geological phenomenon with sand dunes in seven distinct colors.

Mexico: Chichen Itza

Mexico, Chichen Itza, Yucatn. Mayan pyramid of Kukulcan El Castillo at sunset
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Chichen Itza is an iconic Mayan archaeological site with the impressive El Castillo pyramid.

Micronesia: Palau

Aerial View of Seventy Islands (Palau, Micronesia)
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Palau is often considered one of the most beautiful places in Micronesia. Its pristine waters are renowned for diving and snorkeling, especially in places like the Rock Islands and Jellyfish Lake, where you can swim with harmless jellyfish.

Moldova: Orheiul Vechi

Old Orhei Monastery at sunrise in Moldova Republic
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Cricova Winery, known for its extensive underground wine cellars, offers a unique and beautiful tour experience.

Monaco: Monte Carlo Casino

Grand Casino in Monte Carlo, Monaco.
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This iconic casino is not only a hub of entertainment but also a stunning piece of architecture. The surrounding gardens and the Belle Époque building itself are worth admiring.

Mongolia: The Gobi Desert

Sand dunes at gobi desert , Mongolia.
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The Gobi Desert and its vast, ever-changing landscapes offer a unique and beautiful experience.

Montenegro: Bay of Kotor

Historic city of Perast at Bay of Kotor in summer, Montenegro
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Bay of Kotor is a stunning fjord-like bay surrounded by rugged mountains and charming towns.

Morocco: The Sahara Desert

Sand dunes in the Sahara Desert at amazing sunrise, Merzouga, Morocco - Orange dunes in the desert of Morocco - Sahara desert, Morocco
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The Sahara Desert’s vast sand dunes and oases create a mesmerizing and contrasting landscape.

Mozambique: The Bazaruto Archipelago

Sand dunes and beaches in Mozambique
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The Bazaruto Archipelago boasts pristine white-sand beaches and vibrant marine life in the Indian Ocean.

Myanmar (Burma): Bagan

Bagan, Myanmar temples in the Archaeological Zone.
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Known for its stunning archaeological zone filled with thousands of ancient temples and pagodas, Bagan is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The best way to explore this area is by hot air balloon for a breathtaking sunrise view.

Namibia: The Namib Desert

Dead Camelthorn Trees against red dunes and blue sky in Deadvlei, Sossusvlei. Namib-Naukluft National Park, Namibia, Africa
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The Namib Desert is known for its towering sand dunes, including Sossusvlei and Deadvlei.

Nauru: Anibare Bay

Coral rocks on a beach, Nauru (3rd smallest country in the world), South Pacific
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Anibare Bay offers beautiful coastal views and opportunities for swimming and relaxation.

Nepal: The Annapurna Sanctuary

Machhapuchhare Base Camp in Nepal,mountain landscape in the mountains, Machapuchare, Machhapuchchhre or Machhapuchhre, is a mountain situated in the Annapurna massif of Nepal.
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The Annapurna Sanctuary and Everest Base Camp trekking routes offer breathtaking mountain vistas and cultural experiences.

Netherlands: The Keukenhof Gardens

Landscape of Netherlands bouquet of tulips and windmills in the Netherlands. Spring season travel or nature landscape sightseeing in Europe concept.
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The Keukenhof Gardens, near Amsterdam, burst into a riot of color during the spring with tulip fields.

New Zealand: Milford Sound

Land of hobbits - New Zealand. Port of tourist and pleasure ships, yachts and boats. Storm clouds cover the sky over the ocean fjord Milford Sound. Concept of exotic, photographic tourism
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Milford Sound in Fiordland National Park is known for its dramatic fjords, waterfalls, and pristine wilderness.

Nicaragua: Ometepe Island

A Back view of woman sitting on a swing overlooking the volcano concenpcion on ometepe island, Nicaragua.
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Ometepe Island, formed by two volcanoes in Lake Nicaragua, offers scenic beauty and hiking opportunities.

Niger: The Tenere Desert

Niger The Tenere Desert The Tenere Desert and the Ténéré Tree
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The Tenere Desert and the Ténéré Tree, known as the “Tree of Ténéré,” are iconic desert landmarks.

Nigeria: Erin Ijesha Waterfall

Endearing and Beautiful waterfall scene in Olumirin waterfall, Erin Ijesha. April 30, 2022.
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Erin Ijesha Waterfall, also known as Olumirin Waterfall, features cascading falls amid lush forests.

North Korea: Mount Paektu

Crater and crater lake of Mount Paekdu extinct volcano, Korea
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Mount Paektu, an active volcano, offers stunning landscapes and cultural significance.

North Macedonia (formerly Macedonia): Lake Ohrid

Church of St. John the Theologian -at Kaneo, Ohrid, Macedonia
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Lake Ohrid, a UNESCO World Heritage site, is known for its clear waters and historic towns.

Norway: The Norwegian Fjords

Hiker standing on the top of Husfjellet Mountain on Senja Island in northern Norway and enjoying spectacular views over surrounding fjords and mountains.
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The Norwegian Fjords, like Geirangerfjord and Nærøyfjord, are renowned for their majestic beauty.

Oman: Wadi Shab

Wadi Shab in the Sultanate of Oman
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Wadi Shab is known for its emerald-green pools, caves, and dramatic landscapes.

Pakistan: Hunza Valley

A woman wearing traditional dress sitting on wall and looking at Hunza valley in autumn season, Gilgit Baltistan in Pakistan, Asia
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Hunza Valley, surrounded by towering peaks like Rakaposhi and Ultar Sar, offers breathtaking scenery.

Palau: Jellyfish Lake

Underwater photo of tourist woman snorkeling with endemic golden jellyfish in lake at Palau. Snorkeling in Jellyfish Lake is a popular activity for tourists to Palau.
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Jellyfish Lake is famous for its non-stinging jellyfish, creating a unique and mesmerizing snorkeling experience.

Palestine State: The Church of the Nativity

Nativity church, Bethlehem, West bank, Palestine, Israel
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 The Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem is a historic and culturally significant site.

Panama: The San Blas Islands

San Blas Islands, Panama - Drone Aerial View of many Sailboats & Sailing Yachts anchored in turquoise Water of Blue Lagoon next to white Sand Beach of Tropical Caribbean Island with green Palm Trees.
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The San Blas Islands are known for their pristine beaches and vibrant indigenous culture.

Papua New Guinea: Tufi Fjords

Yang sportive indigenous tribal boy with a paddle in a traditional canoe, natural green jungle with mangrove trees background, Melanesia, Papua New Guinea, Tufi
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Tufi Fjords offers stunning coastal cliffs, coral reefs, and traditional villages.

Paraguay: The Itaipu Dam

Electrical dam in South America.
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The Itaipu Dam, one of the world’s largest hydroelectric dams, offers tours and scenic views.

Peru: Machu Picchu

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Machu Picchu, the ancient Incan city perched high in the Andes, offers both historical and natural beauty.

Philippines: The Banaue Rice Terraces

World heritage Ifugao rice terraces in Batad, northern Luzon, Philippines.
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 The Banaue Rice Terraces in Ifugao Province are known for their stunning landscapes and cultural heritage.

Poland: The Tatra Mountains

Tatra National Park in Poland. Famous mountains lake Morskie oko or sea eye lake In High Tatras. Five lakes valley
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The Tatra Mountains offer beautiful alpine scenery, including the resort town of Zakopane.

Portugal: The Algarve Region

Beautiful bay near Lagos town, Algarve region, Portugal. Sandy beach. Portuguese landmark, popular travel destination
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The Algarve region offers stunning cliffs, golden beaches, and charming coastal towns like Lagos.

Qatar: The Museum of Islamic Art in Doha

Museum of Islamic Art , Doha,Qatar in daylight exterior view with fountain in foreground and clouds in the sky in the background
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The Museum of Islamic Art in Doha is an architectural gem with stunning views of the city’s skyline.

Romania: The Castles of Transylvania

Brasov, Transylvania. Romania. The medieval Castle of Bran, known for the myth of Dracula.
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The castles of Transylvania, including Bran Castle and Peleș Castle, are known for their Gothic and Neo-Renaissance architecture.

Russia: Lake Baikal

Ice cave, Lake Baikal, Winter landscape
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Lake Baikal, the deepest freshwater lake in the world, offers stunning natural beauty in Siberia.

Rwanda: Volcanoes National Park

Small African farm cottage set on the side of hill with Volcanoes National Park in Rwanda in the background
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Volcanoes National Park is known for its mountain gorillas and lush volcanic landscapes.

Saint Kitts and Nevis: The Brimstone Hill Fortress National Park

Brimstone Hill Fortress in St. Kitts
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The Brimstone Hill Fortress National Park offers historic architecture and panoramic views.

Saint Lucia: The Pitons

Beautiful white beach in Saint Lucia, Caribbean Islands
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The Pitons, two volcanic spires, rise dramatically from the sea and offer hiking and stunning views.

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines: Tobago Cays Marine Park

Sunset over Union Island with Sail boat yachts in the Tobago Cays near Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Caribbean.
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Tobago Cays Marine Park is known for its pristine waters and coral reefs.

Samoa: The To Sua Ocean Trench

The natural turquoise waters pool of To Sua ocean trench in Lotofaga -Upolo, Samoa
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The To Sua Ocean Trench is a beautiful natural swimming hole surrounded by lush gardens.

San Marino: The Historic Center

Beautiful aerial scenic view of Guaita fortress on Monte Titano with San Marino city in background at sunrise. Beautiful country of San Marino historical center. Castle on top of the hill.
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The historic center of San Marino, perched on a hilltop, offers scenic views and medieval architecture.

Sao Tome and Principe: The Obo National Park

Pico Cão Grande in Sao Tome and Principe, nature landscape. Travel to Sao Tome and Principe. Beautiful paradise island in Gulf of Guinea. Former colony of Portugal.
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The Obo National Park offers lush rainforest, waterfalls, and diverse flora and fauna.

Saudi Arabia: Al-Ula

The famous elephant rock in Al Ula, Saudi Arabia
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The Nabatean archaeological site of Al-Ula features stunning rock formations and tombs.

Senegal: The Pink Lake (Lac Retba)

Aerial view of the Pink Lake Retba or Lac Rose in Senegal. Photo made by drone from above. Africa Natural Landscape.
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The Pink Lake (Lac Retba) gets its unique color from salt-loving microorganisms and is a surreal sight.

Serbia: The Tara National Park

Perucac, Serbia July 31, 2017: Houseboats of Perucac lake, Tara National Park (Serbia)
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The Tara National Park, along the Drina River, offers pristine forests, canyons, and wildlife.

Seychelles: Anse Lazio

Anse Lazio Praslin Seychelles, a young couple of men and women on a tropical beach during a luxury vacation in Seychelles. Tropical beach Anse Lazio Praslin Seychelles
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Anse Lazio on Praslin Island is known for its powdery white sand and clear waters.

Sierra Leone: Bureh Beach

This is one of the most beautiful beach in Sierra Leone Its called Bureh beach
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Bureh Beach is known for its natural beauty, with golden sands and clear blue waters. The beach is a popular destination for both locals and tourists seeking a peaceful and scenic getaway.

Singapore: Gardens by the Bay

Singapore: Gardens by the Bay
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 Gardens by the Bay features futuristic gardens, Supertree Grove, and stunning architecture.

Slovakia: The Slovak Paradise National Park

Picturesque autumn landscape with yellow trees, blue cloudy sky and reflection in the water, National park Slovak paradise, Slovakia
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The Slovak Paradise National Park offers beautiful hiking trails, waterfalls, and gorges.

Slovenia: Lake Bled

Famous alpine Bled lake (Blejsko jezero) in Slovenia, amazing autumn landscape. Scenic view of the lake, island with church, Bled castle, mountains and blue sky with clouds, outdoor travel background
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Lake Bled, with its island church and castle, is a postcard-perfect destination.

Solomon Islands: Marovo Lagoon

A fringing coral reef grows along the edge of a lush tropical island in the Solomon Islands. These diverse islands lie in the easternmost corner of the Coral Triangle.
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Marovo Lagoon is known for its clear waters, coral reefs, and traditional villages.

Somalia: The Lag Badana National Park

HARGEISA, SOMALILAND - 13 JANUARY 2016: a guide shows a tourist to her amazement the place in a cave wall of Las Geel where giraffes are depicted. Nowadays giraffes do not longer inhabit this area.
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One of the most beautiful places in Somalia is Laas Geel, an archaeological site located in the northwest of the country, near the city of Hargeisa. Laas Geel is known for its well-preserved rock art, which dates back to between 9,000 and 3,000 years ago.

South Africa: Table Mountain

Table mountain sunset south africa capetown
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Table Mountain in Cape Town provides panoramic views of the city and the stunning coastline.

South Korea: Jeju Island

The Songaksan Mountain on Jeju Island in South Korea.
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One of the most beautiful places in South Korea is Jeju Island. Jeju, located off the southern coast, is a volcanic island with stunning natural attractions, including waterfalls, beaches, lush countryside, and unique volcanic rock formations.

South Sudan: Boma National Park

Aerial Drone Shot. Traditional Masai village at Sunset time near Arusha, Tanzania
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Boma National Park offers diverse wildlife, including elephants and giraffes, in a scenic savannah setting.

Spain: The Alhambra

Ancient arabic fortress Alhambra at the beautiful evening time, Granada, Spain, European travel landmark
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The Alhambra in Granada is an architectural masterpiece, showcasing intricate Islamic artistry amid beautiful gardens and courtyards.

Sri Lanka: Sigiriya

Sigiriya Lion's Rock of Fortress in the middle of the forest in Sri Lanka island
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Sigiriya, also known as Lion Rock, is a UNESCO World Heritage site and an impressive ancient rock fortress with panoramic views.

Sudan: Meroë

Pyramids of Meroe, Sudan. Meroë is an ancient desert pyramid city, east bank of the Nile near Shendi, Sudan, approximately 200 km north-east of Khartoum in the desert
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Meroë, an ancient archaeological site, features well-preserved pyramids in the desert.

Suriname: The Central Suriname Nature Reserve

Awarradam in Surinam
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The Central Suriname Nature Reserve is a pristine rainforest with diverse flora and fauna.

Sweden: Abisko National Park

Northern lights above Abisko National Park in Sweden
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Abisko National Park in Swedish Lapland offers stunning northern lights displays during the winter months.

Switzerland: The Matterhorn

Aerial View on Zermatt Valley and Matterhorn Peak in the Morning, Switzerland
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The Matterhorn, one of the most iconic peaks in the Alps, offers stunning mountain scenery.

Syria: Palmyra

Palmyra, Syria - Ruins Old Greco Roman
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The ancient city of Palmyra, though affected by conflict, is known for its historic ruins and desert landscapes.

Taiwan: Sun Moon Lake

Sun Moon Lake, Nantou, Taiwan
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Sun Moon Lake is known for its tranquil beauty, surrounded by lush forests and temples.

Tajikistan: The Fann Mountains

Hills and mountains landscape in the Fann Mountains. Tajikistan. Central Asia. Road to Iskander Kul.
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The Fann Mountains offer breathtaking alpine landscapes, including beautiful lakes.

Tanzania: Mount Kilimanjaro

Snow on top of Mount Kilimanjaro in Amboseli
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Mount Kilimanjaro, Africa’s highest peak, offers trekkers the chance to witness stunning sunrise views from its summit.

Thailand: Phi Phi Islands

Maya Bay Koh Phi Phi Thailand, Turquoise clear water Thailand Koh Pi Pi, Scenic aerial view of Koh Phi Phi Island in Thailand drone view
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Phi Phi Islands, with their clear waters and limestone cliffs, are a tropical paradise.

Togo: Kpalimé Region

"Kpalime" waterfall, Togo
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Togo’s lush Kpalimé region offers beautiful landscapes, including waterfalls and cocoa plantations.

Tonga: Ha’apai Islands

Humpback whale calf, Pacific Ocean, Vava'u, Tonga.
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Ha’apai Islands offer pristine beaches, clear waters, and opportunities for snorkeling and whale-watching.

Trinidad and Tobago: The Asa Wright Nature Centre

Striking caribbean hummingbird, isolated Tufted Coquette, Lophornis ornatus perched on twisted twig, showing its beautiful rufous crest and spotted plumes. Side view. Arima Valley, Trinidad.
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 The Asa Wright Nature Centre provides birdwatching in a lush rainforest setting.

Tunisia: Carthage

View of the Antonine Baths in the ancient city of Carthage, Tunisia
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The ancient city of Carthage, with its historic ruins overlooking the Mediterranean, offers both history and beauty.

Turkey: Cappadocia

What It’s Like to Ride a Hot Air Balloon in Cappadocia, Turkey with Butterfly Balloons
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Cappadocia’s unique rock formations, fairy chimneys, and hot air balloon rides create a surreal and beautiful experience.

Turkmenistan: Darvaza Gas Crater

Darvaza (Derweze) gas crater (called also The Door to Hell) in Turkmenistan
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Darvaza Gas Crater, also known as the “Door to Hell,” is a mesmerizing natural wonder.

Tuvalu: Funafuti Atoll

Small remote tropical island (motu) overgrown with palms in azure turquoise blue lagoon. Yellow sandy beach, flock of birds flying above. Funafuti atoll Conservation Area, Tuvalu, Polynesia, Oceania
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Funafuti Atoll offers beautiful lagoons, clear waters, and a relaxed island atmosphere.

Uganda: Bwindi Impenetrable Forest

Mountain gorilla (Gorilla beringei beringei). Bwindi Impenetrable Forest. Uganda
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Bwindi Impenetrable Forest is known for its mountain gorillas and lush rainforest.

Ukraine: The Carpathian Mountains

Girl on mountain peak with green grass looking at beautiful mountain valley in fog at sunset in summer. Landscape with sporty young woman, foggy hills, forest, sky. Travel and tourism. Hiking
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 The Carpathian Mountains offer stunning alpine landscapes and hiking opportunities.

United Arab Emirates: The Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque

Grand Mosque in Abu Dhabi in the evening. Panorama of exterior of Sheikh Zayed Mosque
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The Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque in Abu Dhabi is an architectural masterpiece with beautiful white marble and intricate designs.

United Kingdom: The Scottish Highlands

Mountains in Highland,Scotland
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The Scottish Highlands, including the Isle of Skye, offer dramatic landscapes, lochs, and castles.

United States of America: The Grand Canyon

View over the south and north rim part in grand canyon from the helicopter, USA
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The Grand Canyon’s vast, awe-inspiring landscapes and rugged terrain are a testament to the power of natural erosion.

Uruguay: Punta del Este

View from the famous Casapueblo, the Whitewashed cement and stucco buildings near the town of Punta Del Este. This is a hotel and a gallery art where use to work the famous artist and celebrity Carlos
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Punta del Este’s beautiful beaches, nightlife, and art scene make it a popular coastal destination.

Uzbekistan: Samarkand

Registan, an old public square in the heart of the ancient city of Samarkand, Uzbekistan.
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Samarkand’s Registan Square showcases stunning Islamic architecture and historic significance.

Vanuatu: Mount Yasur

The eruption of the volcano Yasur on Tanna Island, Vanuatu
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Mount Yasur on Tanna Island is one of the world’s most accessible active volcanoes.

Vatican City (Holy See): St. Peter’s Basilica

St. Peter's Basilica in the evening from Via della Conciliazione in Rome. Vatican City Rome Italy. Rome architecture and landmark. St. Peter's cathedral in Rome. Italian Renaissance church.
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St. Peter’s Basilica and St. Peter’s Square are architectural marvels and religious landmarks.

Venezuela: Angel Falls

Venezuela: Angel Falls Angel jump, Canaima National Park.
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Angel Falls is the world’s highest uninterrupted waterfall, cascading from a towering tepui.

Vietnam: Ha Long Bay

Dreamy sunset landscape Halong Bay, Vietnam view from adove. This is the UNESCO World Heritage Site, a beautiful natural wonder in northern Vietnam
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Ha Long Bay’s karst limestone formations and emerald waters create a surreal seascape.

Yemen: Socotra Island

Dragon trees on Socotra Island, Yemen
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Socotra Island is known for its otherworldly landscapes and unique flora and fauna.

Zambia: Victoria Falls

Zambia: Victoria Falls
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Victoria Falls, one of the world’s largest waterfalls, offers stunning views and adventure activities.

Zimbabwe: Hwange National Park

Herd of elephants walking across the dry arid african plains in Hwange National Park, Zimbabwe
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Hwange National Park is known for its diverse wildlife and beautiful African landscapes.

10 of the Most Beautiful Cities in the World According to Travelers

Prague cityscape at night
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Have you ever visited a place that astounded you with its beauty and allure? People recently revealed the most stunning city they had ever seen in person on an internet platform. These cities are very lovely, with beautiful natural landscapes and historical architecture.

Read more: 10 of the Most Beautiful Cities in the World According to Travelers

The Most Beautiful Places to Explore in Each of the 50 U.S. States, As Rated by Travelers

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Embark on a captivating exploration of the United States, where unparalleled beauty awaits in every corner of the nation. From the lush forests of Oregon to the majestic peaks of Colorado and the idyllic beaches of