We all have some bucket list, whether it is things we want to do or things we want to see, we all have one. You probably also have a list of places you want to visit somewhere in your mind or perhaps written down somewhere.
We’ve compiled our very own bucket list of the top ten travel destinations from around the globe. Read on to find out if one of your dream destinations is listed here too.
1. Zimbabwe/Zambia: Victoria Falls
A top destination list would be incomplete without including Africa. Apart from wildlife and breath-taking wide, open plains, you’ll also be able to go to Victoria Falls. This awe-inspiring waterfall has a cascade of 108 meters and is truly a sight to see.
2. Peru: Machu Picchu
You’d better get fit before you attempt all those steps that leads up to the incredible lost city of Machu Picchu. Peru attracts thousands of tourists yearly, all going to experience the mystical ancient city. The climb is however well worthwhile, an unforgettable experience.
3. India: Andaman Islands
Forget the Seychelles, discover the wonder of Andaman Islands just off the coast of India. Here you will find long stretches of pearly beaches next to indigenous forests. If it is a blissful beach holiday you are after, visiting these islands is a must.
4. Japan: Tokyo
Experience the intriguing blend of culture and modern life all in one when visiting Tokyo. The fast-paced city has loads to offer with its impressive skyscrapers and flashing lights. All the while you will be able to get a taste of Japanese culture on the outskirts of the city while viewing Mount Fiji.
5. Netherlands: Amsterdam
Even though there are plenty to see and do in the Netherlands, your trip here would be incomplete without a couple of days in Amsterdam. Wander the streets of De Wallen and visit the massive Rijksmuseum while you bask in the unique cultural experience.
6. Italy: Venice
We couldn’t compile a bucket list without including Venice. Whether you dream of going here on honeymoon or to experience the magical atmosphere, it is an absolute must! The city welcomes thousands of travellers every year, all looking for some romance.
7. Croatia: Plitvice Lakes National Park
For those who love hiking and nature, you’d better include Plitvice Lakes National Park on your bucket list. The park is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and boasts lush green forests, sixteen lakes and multiple amazing waterfalls.
8. French Polynesia: Bora Bora
Another popular holiday destination, Bora Bora has plenty to offer any traveller. Whether you want to discover the forests or spend your days on the white beaches, you will find some awe in every experience on this island, guaranteed.
9. United States of America: New York
Back to city vibes and one of the most popular ones in the world, New York. Perhaps not the best destination for travellers who wish to have some quiet time, but an absolute must nonetheless. Here you can visit Lady Liberty, the Empire State Building and Times Square to name a few.
10. Iceland: Highlands
Last but not least, we have Iceland’s Highlands. If you are not planning to go the hot springs, Vatnajökull, Europe’s biggest glacier, or the volcanoes, there is one thing you should go for. That is of course to see and experience the magical Northern Lights.
And that’s a wrap! Would you add any country or destination to the list? What would it be? We hope you get to at least one of the destinations featured on our list. Happy travels!