Everybody loves a good vacation and good scenery but the following ten places are more than that. They are surreal breathtaking places that you can only dream of and maybe get lucky enough to visit. These places show off our beautiful world without even trying. Some of their features are unexplainable and scientists and scholars are still trying to find out the mysteries surrounding their geographical dimensions. They say you have not lived until you travel so after looking at these ten destinations, proceed with caution because you just might be tempted to pack your bags and go see it for yourself. Let’s check the top 10 most beautiful places in the world in 2018.
10. Glowworm cave- New Zealand
This is one of the most spectacular places in the world. The caves are found in New Zealand and millions of people travel to come and behold this beauty. The Cave holds a large population of glow worms and the light of the glow worms reflect beautifully on the walls of the cave. The glow worms are the size of a regular mosquito. If you are planning to visit, they usually have boat tours inside the caves.
9. Mamanuca Islands- Fiji
These breathtaking islands are a chain of twenty islands within one location. The waters are as clear as crystal can be with great palm fridged white sandy beaches. The group of islands in Fiji is a huge tourist destination. This is one of the best places to visit if you love the beach. To maintain the islands cleanliness, no smoking is allowed and littering is prohibited as well. Some of the activities you will indulge in when you’re on the island are parasailing, windsurfing, dolphin-watching, swimming with reef sharks, diving and mini golf among others
8. Pamukkale- Turkey
Pammukale in Turkish means cotton castle. This is a spectacular destination and it can only be equated to an natural ice spa. The area is covered in travertine and limestone and in the midst of these white sceneries lays clear blue pools of water. People bath in the pools which overlook the town of Pammukale. The whole view is just bizarre and beautiful at the same time to behold.
7. Neuschwanstein castle – Germany
This beyond beautiful castle sits on the rugged edges of Hohenschwangau in Bavaria, Germany. The palace was built for the King of that time and after his death, it became a public viewing castle where tourists would pay a fee to go and see this impressive piece of architecture. The palace receives tourists’ up to the tune of 1.3 million individuals every year. The castle is believed to be the inspiration for the castle in the animated film, “Sleeping beauty.” It has since then appeared in other movies such as “The great escape.”
6. Venice- Italy
This is one of the world’s most loved cities. The architecture is authentic and very eye catching. Walking down the streets of Venice feels like being in a world much more beautiful than the world we live in. This is a favorite spot for honeymooners. A part of this spectacular city is listed in the World heritage site. Venice is also known as the city of water because it is found within 117 small islands linked by bridges and a lagoon. This artistic city is a wonderful place to visit. This is one amongst the top 10 most beautiful places in the world in 2018.
5. Rainbow Mountains- China
The Rainbow Mountains of China are simply a joy to behold. They are found in Zhyangye Danxia Landform Geological Park in China. The mountains look like they have a rainbow painted in wavy patterns. The site is a UNESCO world heritage site as of 2009, receiving thousands of guests year in year out. The appearance of the yellow, red, blue and green colors has been scientifically explained and some of the soils contain minerals that are colored. A visit there would probably answer the question why the mountain is colored in clear details.
4. Whitehaven Beach- Australia
This beauty is along a 7 km stretch. The beach is in all literal sense a white haven. The sand on the beach is immaculately white with clear blue waters. An aerial view of the beach exposes a gorgeous site for relaxation and bliss. The dreamy destination is kept clean and therefore cigarette smoking and dogs are not allowed on the beach. This destination has been named by CNN as one of the world’s most eco-friendly beaches.
3. Santorini- Greece
Santorini has been named as the most beautiful island beach in the whole world by travel awards world over. The beach overlooks a cascading island that has beautiful Grecian architecture. The island came about as a result of a volcanic eruption. This destination receives well over a million people every year. Santorini is a definite win in case you are searching for a place to go that will leave you breathless.
2. Victoria Falls
Victoria Falls rest in between the border of Zambia and Zimbabwe on River Zambezi. The falls have been named by CNN as one of the Seven Wonders of the World. The well-known Christian missionary, Dr. Livingstone is believed to be among the first to discover these falls. It was Livingstone that named the falls after the then British queen, Victoria Falls. The falls are the world’s largest. The area is refreshingly beautiful and natural.
1. Plitvice Lakes Croatia
Plivice Lakes national park is Croatia’s largest national park. It is listed under UNESCO’s World Heritage site. The lakes cascade beautifully on top of each other making the whole park look like small mountains with lakes flowing on them. The lakes have different colors, mostly blue, green and some grey. The green vegetation acts as the backdrop to this jaw dropping location and therefore millions of visitors trickle in every year to see this beautiful natural phenomenon.
So, these above are the top 10 most beautiful places in the world in 2018. The world has indeed some beautiful places and wonders to offer and the above mentioned places are only a few of the amazing sites to see in the world. So if you want to jumpstart your life, it might be a good idea to travel to some place magical so that you can regain the spark to your life or better yet just to relax and have a good time.