Posted on 28 February 2011.
Unlike several years ago, the cost of traveling has reduced significantly and with proper planning you can see some of the most spectacular sites of the world. Discussed herein are some of the greatest locations that you can visit either alone, with a friend or family members.
1. The Pyramids and the Sphinx, Egypt
Once regarded as one of the wonders of the world, the Egyptian Pyramids and Sphinx tops the list. The three places that you can visit are the great pyramid of Khufu, The Pyramid of Kafhre and The smaller Pyramids of Menkaura. What many people do not more about is that each of the pyramids is a tomb for kings of Egypt. You only have to visit the place for you to realize the spectacular sight they are.
Situated in Greece, Santorini is the second greatest place to visit on earth today. The island was created as result of volcanic eruption. What makes the island a spectacular place to visit? From the beautiful beaches to the tiny white villages, you will not miss a single thing to enjoy while at the place. Standing out are remnants of old Roman such as markets and theaters. There are shortages of activities that you can get involved, e.g. hiking amongst others.
Stonehenge is located in the world comes third in the list boasting of stone monuments. In the vast location are several other structures from the Stone Age period. Its existence can be dated back to the 8000 BC. The site has some magical aspects to it as it gives you some sense of tranquility no matter what you are going through.
Regarded as the contemporary country of the Roman emperor, Italy has some of the most amazing sites you can visit. If you love terrain then there is the Alps for you as well as the flatlands of the PO river. Some of the most alluring features in Italy include the leaning tower. Other locations that you can visit while in Italy are Venice that is popular with love birds, Verona province and Pemonte well known for good wine.
5. Loch Ness
Located in Scotland, Loch Ness is one the biggest of the three lochs situated in the Great Glen. It has a hilly and wet catchments and has six major rivers that flows inside the loch