An average person would probably never want to deal with any of these spine-chilling locations, but for someone as brazen as you are, being in any of these cities is for sure an adventure of a lifetime! These places are believed to be inhabited by spirits that roam around old or abandoned buildings. For most of them, their past was one filled with horror and, sometimes, violence, no wonder that up to this day, paranormal elements continue to be felt… and seen.
The Middle East is more than just its billions of barrels of oil reserves. Though that is impressive, its vast array of magnificent spots is even more! It is home to the greatest ancient civilizations known to mankind, which means a plethora of ruins are there for you to explore. The holiest of places also happen to be here. There are mosques and castles to satisfy your penchant for brilliant architectural designs. It has gorgeous bodies of water fit for snorkeling and diving activities. Utmost relaxation you say? An indulging hammam is what you need!
There is a deluge of natural wonders in Africa. Apart from the almost endless deserts and safaris, this part of the world also boasts of other divine locations such as an enthralling island in Seychelles, a lake in Kenya swarmed with a myriad of flamingos, as well as a city of earthen structures in Morocco, just to name a few. So, if you’re planning on traveling the world, better have dates saved especially for African destinations because what a shame if you wouldn’t!
For a place to be ordained as a “World Heritage Site” by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) is a big deal. It only means that a certain location is of special significance to humanity, a unique and unparalleled spectacle ought to be revered perpetually. Europe has plenty of World Heritage Sites, 20 of which happen to be on the list below. Just keep scrolling if you want to see them in all their jaw-dropping resplendence!
South America isn’t just a land of beautiful people. It’s also home to enchanting landscapes, astonishing structures, and just the most picturesque locations you will ever find. There’s that five-colored river in Colombia, an outlandish desert oasis in Peru, an elephantine statue of Jesus Christ in Brazil, a still-debated advancing glacier in Argentina, stunning bodies of water and land, and many more! If you’re itching to know how they look like, just keep scrolling!
Autumn is that time of year when the world changes hues, when leaves are bursting reds, yellows, and oranges, creating an atmosphere that evokes beauty and nostalgia. Anyone can go on for days describing how splendid this season is, but where really are the best places to visit as far as fall foliage is concerned? Say no more as this list is about to give you countless ravishing autumn choices!
Did you know that bathing in hot springs has a number of health benefits? They contain minerals that can relieve stress and pain, heal skin problems, and improve blood circulation. But, the steaming pools of water that made it on the list below are not only beneficial to one’s well-being; they sure are visual candies as well—world wonders set on gorgeous landscapes that will leave you breathless… and feeling hot.
1. Boiling Lake, Dominica
2. The Blue Lagoon, Iceland
If you are an old soul who has an affinity for everything about the days long gone, you will certainly be in awe of these wondrous castles that have been shaped by and have endured time. They have been standing strong for many years, bearing witness to the countless changes that have embraced the world as well as the challenges it had withstood and continue to withstand. What a pleasure to be able to visit these age-old structures!
1. Castelo de Santiago do Cacém, Portugal
2. Citadel of Carcassonne, France
Lakes are serene bodies of water whose beauty lie in their understated elegance and quiet confidence. Though they don’t usually get people’s fancy, that doesn’t take away from the fact that they are some of the most gorgeous sights on this face of the planet. They are underrated beauties offering a tranquil experience that soothes the senses and satisfies the soul. The following lakes will prove just that.