Travel destinations you should make an effort to see

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The nearly 900 monumental statues on Easter Island are called moai, created between the 13th and 16th centuries.



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The grand entrance of Luxor Temple, which dates back to approximately 1392 BCE.



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Regarded as the birthplace of Islam, Mecca’s Masjid al-Haram Mosque is the destination of the annual Hajj pilgrimage.



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The Alhambra Palace in Grenada, Andalusia, was built in 889 CE over the ruins of earlier Roman fortifications.



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Uluru, also known as Ayers Rock, is a colossal sandstone monolith sacred to indigenous Australians.



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The Namib is reputably the world’s oldest desert. It stretches inland from the Atlantic Ocean and is home to an extraordinary array of endemic flora and fauna.



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Originally founded as a British trading colony in 1819, the island city-state is one of Southeast Asia’s wealthiest destinations, and a so-called regional economic “tiger.”



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The Iguazú Falls, or Iguaçu Falls, also border Brazil.



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An archipelago and sovereign state scattered across the Indian Ocean, the destination is a luxury tourism hot spot.



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It took three centuries to build the colossal Temple of Jupiter complex in Baalbek.



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The Matterhorn, with its near-symmetrical pyramidal peak and 4,478 m (14,692 ft) summit, is one of the most recognized mountains in the world.



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An endearing and definitive image of the American West, Monument Valley, a vast cluster of sandstone buttes, straddles the Arizona–Utah border.



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South Africa, the southernmost country in Africa, is appreciated for its wines, wildlife, and cities like Cape Town (pictured), situated beneath the landmark Table Mountain.



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The Fasil Ghebbi, or Royal Enclosure, was a fortress-like city founded in the 16th and 17th centuries as a residence for the emperor Fasilides.



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Stockholm, the Swedish capital, is known for its colorfully decorated metro, often described as the longest art gallery in the world.



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The Pantanal is the world’s biggest tropical wetland area.



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The name “Korea” is derived from the word Goryeo, also spelled Koryŏ, a dynasty that ruled from the 10th to 14th centuries.



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The Nasir al-Mulk Mosque in Shiraz is known for its dazzling stained glass windows and painted ceiling tiles.



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Enjoying a spectacular location high up in the Andes Mountains, the ancient Inca city of Machu Picchu is one of South America’s best-known archaeological sites.



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The Borneo orangutan is a critically endangered species. The Danum Valley Conservation Area in Sabah is one of the most rewarding places to see these extraordinary creatures in the wild.



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Arguably the world’s most famous prehistoric monument, Stonehenge is believed to have been constructed from 3000 BCE to 2000 BCE.



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The Tara National Park, in the Dinaric Alps, is blessed with verdant forested slopes, dramatic ravines, and crystal-clear waterways.



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The famous and intriguing Meroë pyramids built in the Nubian style amaze visitors and historians alike.



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The Hveravellir geothermal area is a unique nature reserve hidden away in the Icelandic highlands.



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One of the smallest countries in Africa, Swaziland is known for its homesteads, clusters of traditional beehive huts covered with dry grass.



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With its scented landscape, world-class art, and exemplary wine and gastronomy, Tuscany remains one of Europe’s most beguiling regions.



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An island nation anchored off the south of India in the Indian Ocean. Dambulla, in the middle of the country, is celebrated for its cave temple complex (pictured).



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One of the oldest cities in the world, Jerusalem’s many historic sites include the Church of the Holy Sepulchre and Temple Mount/Al Haram Ash Sharif.



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The ancient theater of Taormina, which dates back to the 3rd century BCE, is an island landmark. Mount Etna looms large in the distance.



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These Polynesian islands include Savai’i, one of the largest islands in the South Pacific.



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Tiger’s Nest Monastery is where the Guru Rinpoche or “Precious Master”—the so-called “second Buddha” of Bhutan—is said to have meditated.



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During World War II, Guadalcanal Island was the scene of the Guadalcanal Campaign, which saw fierce fighting between Japanese and US troops.



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Lombok Island in Indonesia is celebrated for its largely deserted, white sand beaches.



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At 3,776 m (12,388 ft) climbing Mount Fuji, the country’s highest peak, is to also explore the sprawling Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park.



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Port wine, one of the world’s most popular alcoholic beverages, is produced in the Douro Valley, the oldest demarcated wine region in the world.



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Located on the west coast of Africa, this nation’s capital city is Dakar. The Great Mosque is a landmark of the country’s second city, Touba.



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La Petite France, the most picturesque district of Old Strasbourg, embraces a collection of magnificently decorated half-timbered medieval houses.



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The already picturesque Lake Bled is enhanced by a church located on an islet. The Julian Alps provide a suitable romantic backdrop.



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St Basil’s Cathedral in the heart of Moscow was built in 1555–1561 by order of Tsar Ivan the Terrible.



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Sunlight reflecting off silt created when rocks underneath the surface of the ice grind together is what gives Lake Moraine in the Rocky Mountains its spectacular turquoise blue color.



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The geological oddity that is Cappadocia features a natural wonderland of cones, pinnacles, chimneys, and pillars under which humans have carved a network of tunnels and chambers.



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An African island nation, the islands are part of a volcanic chain located in the Gulf of Guinea. It’s known for its exceptional coffee blends.



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The 82 km (51 mile) Panama Canal connects the Atlantic Ocean with the Pacific Ocean.



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This tiny Central American country contains nearly 6% of the world’s biodiversity and is home to more than 500,000 species.



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Set well off the beaten track, the Neo-Renaissance Peleș Castle in Sinaia is one of Europe’s most picturesque castles.



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Jemaa el-Fna Square is the colorful and vibrant beating heart of Marrakech. It’s overlooked by the Koutoubia Mosque.



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Mongolian eagle hunters riding to the annual Golden Eagle Festival, held in Bayan-Ölgii province.



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At a height of 5,895 m (19,340 ft), Mount Kilimanjaro is the highest mountain in Africa.



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The smallest country in South America has Dutch as its official language, although Sranan Tongo—English-based creole—is the lingua franca.



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