9 Most Beautiful Places to Visit
The world is so big and so beautiful that most travellers are often at a loss on where to begin. With so much to see and so little time, we recommend beginning with some of the world's most stunning sites, known for their breath-taking beauty and scale.
Fairy Pools on the Isle of Skye, Scotland
The Fairy Pools located on Cuillins Hill, Isle of Skye, Scotland are a series of clear, cold pools and waterfalls formed as Allt Coir’ a’ Mhadaidh tumbles down from the foothills of the Black Cuillins into Glen Brittle. A must-see for when you're in Scotland.
Marble Caverns of Carrera Lake, Chile
Azure temple on Lake General Carrera in Patagonia, Chile, is a natural wonder that could well be the world's most beautiful cave network. An Azure Temple created by nature's own hand, the walls of this marble network of water-filled caverns are examples of some of the most stunning geography on the planet.
Shahara Bridge, Yemen
Constructed in the 17th century, the Shahara Bridge was built to fight Turkish invaders and connect towns at the tops of the mountains in Yemen.
Havasu Falls, Grand Canyon National Park
The closest you will find to paradise on earth, these beautiful waterfalls are located in a remote canyon in Arizona. The spectacular waterfalls and the isolated community within the Havasupai Indian Reserve attract thousands of visitors each year. The stunning blue-green water is sacred to the Havasupai.
Fjaðrárgljúfur Canyon, Iceland
Fjaðrárgljúfur is a canyon in southeast Iceland that is up to 100-m deep and 2-km long. With the Fjaðrá river flowing through it, the canyon, created by progressive erosion of flowing glacial waters, has been created over the last millennia. It truly is a sight to behold!
The Dark Hedges, Northern Ireland
This is a beautiful avenue of beech trees planted by the Stuart family in the 18th century. The Dark Hedges is one of the most photographed natural phenomena in Northern Ireland and is a popular attraction for tourists from around the world
Rice terrace fields, Longsheng, China
Longsheng, which is named after Longji, literally translates to ‘dragon's spine.’ The rice terrace fields of Longsheng resemble dragon scales, as they snake through the mountain's dramatic landscape.
Rainbow Mountains, Zhangye Danxia, China
The Rainbow Mountains of China show of the results of natural weathering and erosion at its most beautiful. The dramatic colours on the mountains are a result of trace minerals associated within the sandstone, colouring the sand in reds, greens and yellows.
Northern Lights, Iceland
This natural display of varying colour within the Arctic sky is one of Iceland's biggest tourist attractions. Unfortunately, it is rather unpredictable, so make sure to buffer a little extra time on your trip to capture this phenomenon for posterity.
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