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
6. Pyramids of the Sun and Moon
Pyramids of the sun can be said to be not only towering but are also mysterious and is regarded as one of the most prehistoric sites in Mexico. However, it is not really known exactly which culture built it from scratch as there is no documentation that supports it.
7. Incan Ruin
The Incan Ruin is located in Machu Picchu, Peru. It is regarded as the lost city that floats in clouds. It was built by the Incan and later deserted in no time. What remains mysterious about it is that it remained hidden for over hundreds of years only to be discovered in 1911. More mysterious is that the city remained intact for the four centuries that it remained hidden.
8. The Golden Pavilion
Located in Japan, it is probably one of the best places to visit while in Japan. The extraordinary thing about the pavilion is that it is wholly covered with gold. From a far you might be deceived in thinking that the pavilion is just but a jewel box. It was built in 1950 after a temple that was standing in its current place was raged by fire.
Located in the Bahamas is the Bimini, regarded as the lost continent of the Atlantis. There have been disputes regarding the Bimini as some regard them as merely natural creation while others regard it as a road to the Atlantis.
Last but not least, consider taking a trip to the Iceland. Settlement can be traced to the 9th Century and is believed to have been inhabited by the Norse Vikings. Nonetheless, Iceland has some of the most spectacular sites you can visit. As a result of volcanic activities, Iceland has a rough terrain.
Other than the above, there are other spectacular locations that you can visit in the world. But the above are a must see.