Traveling The World: 11 Breathtaking Must-See Natural Wonders

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There are many different sites around the world that are well worth visiting. But it all depends on the type of explorer you are. Some people love seeing new cities from around the world and exploring different cultures, others are more into relaxing on the beach during the summer and there are those who are true nature admirers.

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Luckily, for those of you who enjoy the beauty of nature, there are plenty of sights that you can visit. Let’s dig into some great locations around the world that are definitely going to leave you speechless.

The Amazing Northern Lights

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This is one of the natural wonders that leave a very strong impression on the person seeing them. The lovely light in the sky reminds many people of the movements of a lava lamp. Many people believe that the Northern Lights are very rare and nearly impossible to see, however, there is an increasing number of agencies that make all the travel arrangements.

Additionally, the accommodation is also improving, as there are also a lot of Northern Lights hotels. There is growing interest among tourists for experiencing this natural phenomenon, so if you are someone who loves traveling and witnessing the wonders of the world, head to the frozen North and you will certainly be satisfied with the result.

The Breathtaking Galapagos Islands

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If you are a true fan of wildlife, the Galapagos Islands are great for enjoying amazing wildlife. The islands were formed from lava in the past and they are rich with various turquoise species and diverse flora and fauna. Additionally, there are incredibly attractive beaches, so if you are looking for a place where you are going to enjoy yourself in the middle of intact nature, the Galapagos Islands are the perfect choice for you. From the moment you land, expect to encounter a variety of curious animals that are going to amaze you.

Trekking to Machu Picchu

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South America is rich with a variety of popular locations that attract millions from around the world every year. One such location is the Machu Picchu resort, which is rich with historic monuments and structures built in the distant past. If you are looking for a way to travel through history while also witnessing intact nature, this is the perfect destination of you.

Trekking is an activity that many people enjoy, and this particular route is a great way to activate your body. For all the active travelers, Machu Picchu is going to be a place that fulfills all of your expectations, so if you’ve ever considered visiting this place, turn it into a priority, as you are definitely going to love it.

Fall in New England

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Not all of the beautiful sights are off the beaten track. If you are in North America during the fall, make sure to visit New England, the sight of trees during this fall is a sight that simply leaves people speechless. It is one of the favorite locations for photographers. Make time and plan to visit the most memorable places.

There is a good chance that once you see this beauty, you are immediately going to plan on coming back a couple of years later. While you are in the New England area, make sure to visit the numerous Gothic style structures.

The Amazon River

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This is yet another wonderful place in South America, and although visiting the whole stream of this river is practically impossible, it is still important to plan a trip that is going to let you experience a variety of flora and fauna that this river gives life to. During the banks of the river, there are over 30 thousand plant species, 1800 fish and 1300 bird species. For all the true wildlife lovers, this sight of nature is going to feel blissful, especially due to the fact that the nature is truly intact.

Temple of Angkor

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The country of Cambodia has a lot to offer for people who are in love with history and nature. There are numerous structures dating back to the 9th century. One of the most visited ones is definitely the Temple of Angkor. It is an amazing structure dating from the 12th century, which testifies to the power and greatness of the Khmer culture. Surrounded by woods, the structure fits the scenery perfectly, as if it is a part of nature. Even though the country is in the Far East and plane tickets tend to be expensive, it is definitely worth the visit.

Tanzanian Serengeti

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Serengeti is one of the most famous national parks in the world and one of the seven natural wonders of the world. The amount of wildlife in this park is simply astonishing. If you are looking for a once in a lifetime experience, this park is a must visit, as it is home to magnificent lions, but one of the best things that you can experience there are the great migrations.

Millions of animals start chasing after the areas of the park that are rich with water, as the ground starts rapidly drying, usually during the month of May. The great migration starts in the southern part of the park and continues over the area of over 150 thousand square miles. This amazing event is simply a must-see, so if you are a fan of wildlife, witnessing it is going to fulfill all of your expectations.

Whale Watching

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Many people enjoy watching the wildlife in parks and other similar places, but there are those who enjoy the sea world. If you are a fan of the sea world, whale watching is something that you should definitely experience. The popularity of this activity has been on the rise ever since the mid-50s, when it was first practiced.

Once you attend a whale watching tour, it is going to become an event that you are going to attend annually. As the trend is continually rising, there are going to be more tour options available in the future, as around 13 million people enjoy whale watching every year, so, pack your bags and get ready for this awesome experience.

The Grand Canyon

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This is one of the seven natural wonders of the world and if you truly want to witness a sight that is going to create an exciting mixture of emotions for you, then you should definitely visit the Grand Canyon. Don’t be surprised if the sight before you causes tears to come out of your eyes, it is truly a wonderful experience, as you get to witness firsthand how small we truly are.

Visiting a place like this creates memories that are forever stuck in your head. This means that you should definitely put the Great Canyon on top of the-places-that-you-should-visit list.

The Great Wall of China

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China has an abundance of natural attractions that can also be visited, but visiting the Great Wall of China is a unique experience that everyone should go through. The structure was built in the middle of forests and highlands, which gives the visitors the chance not only to witness the proof of China’s impressive past, but to also enjoy the untouched nature that surrounds the wall.

A walking tour is a perfect way to enjoy this site, however, if you want to cover a greater length of the wall, cycling is a good alternative, it all depends on the type of person you are and how you want to live out this experience.

The Wildlife of Namibia

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Namibia offers a unique sight of wildlife in Africa. It is a perfect tourist destination for people who love having a more active holiday. Some of the best pictures of the world are taken here, as the resorts and nature are home to a quarter of the population of cheetahs in the world. Additionally, the last free population of black rhinos is located in these parts, making this location very attractive for many tourists.

These are only some of the natural sights of the world that definitely deserve to be visited. There are certainly many more locations – all you have to do is spend a little bit of time doing online and local research to find the next destination that you are going to visit. Booking and making arrangements is now easier than ever, as many agencies rely on travel agency software that greatly helps with booking management and also reduces the chance of any mistakes happening. Therefore, save some money, do your research and plan the trip, you are going to love the feeling of being relaxed, far away from the usual daily routine that you are faced with.