INSPIRING PLACES

  • Abbaye du Mont-Saint-Michel
    Normandy, France

  • Abu Simbel
    Egypt, Africa

  • Pulpit Rock
    Ryfylke, Norway

  • Plitvice Lakes
    Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia

  • Aiguille de Midi
    Chamonix, France

  • Goreme National Park
    Goreme, Turkey

  • Milford Sound
    South Island, New Zealand

  • Taj Mahal
    Agra, India

  • Perito Moreno Glacier
    Patagonia, Argentina

  • Santorini
    Cyclades, Greece

  • Great Barrier Reef
    Queensland, Australia

  • Taktsang Monastery (Tiger's Nest)
    Bhutan, Asia

  • Golden Pavillion (Kinkaku-ji)
    Kyoto, Japan

  • Grand Canyon
    Arizona, United States

  • Socotra Island
    Yemen, Middle East

  • Zhangye Danxia Geopark
    Gansu, China

  • Na Pali Coast
    Kauai, Hawaii, United States

  • Iguazu Falls
    State of Parana, Brazil

  • Salar de Uyuni
    Bolivia

  • Crater Lake
    Oregon, United States

UNIQUE HOTELS

  • Ecocamp Patagonia
    Torres del Paine, Chile

  • Hotel Marques de Riscal
    Elciego, Spain

  • Kokopelli Cave Bed and Breakfast
    Farmington, New Mexico, United States

  • Malmaison Oxford Castle
    Oxford, England

  • Seaventures Dive Resort
    Off Mabul Island, Malaysia

  • Icehotel
    Jukkasjarvi, Sweden

  • Brussels Welcome Hotel
    Brussels, Belgium

  • Jumbo Stay
    Stockholm, Sweden

  • Hotel Palacio de Sal
    Uyuni, Bolivia

  • Green Plaza Shinjuku Capsule Hotel
    Tokyo, Japan

NATURAL SWIMMING POOLS

  • Devil's Pool
    Victoria Falls, Livingstone, Zambia

  • Eco-Arqueological Park Ik Kil
    Chichen Itza, Mexico

  • Havasu Falls
    Arizona, United States

  • To Sua Ocean Trench
    Lalomanu, Upolu, Samoa

  • Kuang Si Falls
    Luang Prabang, Laos

  • Blue Lagoon
    Grindavik, Iceland

  • Enchanted River
    Hinatuan, Philippines

  • Pamukkale Thermal Pools
    Pamukkale, Turkey

  • Las Grietas
    Galapagos Islands, Ecuador

  • Litchfield National Park
    Northern Territory, Australia

  • Eco-Arqueological Park Ik Kil
    Chichen Itza, Mexico

  • Grotta della Poesia
    Roca Vecchia, Italy

  • Hamilton Pool Preserve
    Dripping Springs, Texas, US

  • Las Grietas
    Galapagos Islands, Ecuador

  • Fairy Pools
    Isle of Skye, Scotland

  • Cummins Falls State Park
    Cookeville, Tennessee, US

  • To Sua Ocean Trench
    Lalomanu, Samoa

  • Erawan Falls
    Erawan National Park, Thailand

  • Nanda Blue Hole
    Luganville, Vanuatu

  • Giola
    Thasos, Greece

  • Calanque du Sugiton
    Marseille, France

  • Havasu Falls
    Supai, Arizona, US

CLUB CLASS HOTELS

  • Hotel Danieli
    Venice, Italy

  • Hotel Bel-Air
    Los Angeles, California, United States

  • Las Ventanas al Paraiso
    A Rosewood Resort, San Jose del Cabo, Mexico

  • Hotel Le Bristol
    Paris, France

  • The Goring
    London, England

  • The Landmark Mandarin Oriental
    Hong Kong, China

  • Palazzo Versace
    Queensland, Australia

  • Sundance Resort
    Sundance, Utah, United States

  • Le Meurice
    Paris, France

  • Chateau Marmont
    Hollywood, California, United States

COLORFUL PLACES

  • Isola di Burano
    Venice, Italy

  • Keukenhof
    Lisse, The Netherlands

  • Nyhavn
    Copenhagen, Denmark

  • Marrakech Souk
    Marrakech, Morocco

  • Guell Park
    Barcelona, Spain

  • Shibuya
    Tokyo, Japan

  • Las Vegas
    Nevada, United States

  • Punda
    Willemstad, Curacao, Caribbean

  • Pelourinho
    Salvador, Brazil

  • Portmeirion Village
    Portmeirion, Wales

TRENDY HOTELS

  • Hotel Casa San Agustin
    Cartagena, Colombia

  • Kura Design Villas Uvita
    Uvita, Costa Rica

  • Taj Palace Marrakech
    Marrakech, Morocco

  • 21c Museum Hotel Bentonville
    Bentonville, Arkansas, United States

  • Kempinski Hotel Cathedral Square
    Vilnius, Lithuania

  • Mandarin Oriental Pudong, Shanghai
    Shanghai, China

  • Refinery Hotel
    New York City, New York, United States

  • The Ampersand Hotel
    London, United Kingdom

  • Four Seasons Hotel Baku
    Baku, Azerbaijan

  • Zero George Street
    Charleston, South Carolina, United States

INCREDIBLE RESTAURANTS WITH STUNNING VIEW

  • BREEZE at The Samaya
    Bali, Indonesia

  • Top of the World Restaurant at the Stratosphere
    Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

  • Strofi
    Athens, Greece

  • The Rock
    Zanzibar, Tanzania

  • Sierra Mar
    Big Sur, California, United States

  • Ithaa Undersea Restaurant
    South Ari Atoll, Maldives

  • Eagle's Eye Restaurant
    British Columbia, Canada

  • Le Jules Verne
    Paris, France

  • Sirocco Restaurant
    Bangkok, Thailand

  • Skyline Restaurant
    Queenstown, New Zealand

UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE SITES

  • EXPLORE GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK
    ARIZONA

  • THE GREAT WALL
    CHINA

  • THE COLOSSEUM
    ROME, ITALY

  • MACHU PICCHU
    PERU

  • CHICHEN-ITZA
    MEXICO

  • PYRAMIDS OF GIZA
    EGYPT

  • HAWAII VOLCANOES NATIONAL PARK
    HAWAII

  • VISIT PETRA
    JORDAN

  • TAJ MAHAL
    INDIA

  • EASTER ISLAND
    CHILE

  • OLD CITY
    JERUSALEM

  • TASTING IN ALTO DOURO WINE REGION
    PORTUGAL

  • GALÁPAGOS ISLANDS
    ECUADOR

  • MONTICELLO & UNIVERSITY OF VIRGINIA
    CHARLOTTESVILLE

  • CAPPADOCIA & GÖREME NATIONAL PARK
    TURKEY

  • POTALA PALACE
    LHASA

  • ANGKOR WAT
    CAMBODIA

  • GREAT BARRIER REEF
    GREAT BARRIER REEF

  • VISIT FEZ (FES)
    MOROCCO

  • ITSUKUSHIMA SHINTO SHRINE
    JAPAN

INCREDIBLE HOTEL ROOFTOPS

  • lebua at State Tower
    Bangkok, Thailand

  • Marina Bay Sands
    Singapore

  • Ink48 - a Kimpton Hotel
    New York City, NY, US

  • Palazzo Manfredi - Relais & Chateaux
    Rome, Italy

  • Grand Hotel Central
    Barcelona, Spain

  • Rosewood San Miguel de Allende
    Guanajuato, Mexico

  • The Trafalgar Hotel
    London, England

  • W Hong Kong
    Hong Kong, China

  • Four Seasons Hotel Mumbai
    Mumbai, India

  • Georges Hotel Galata
    Istanbul, Turkey

LAS VEGAS'S 10 BEST FREE FAMILY ACTIVITIES

  • THE MIRAGE HOTEL VOLCANO
    LAS VEGAS

  • FLAMINGO WILDLIFE HABITAT
    LAS VEGAS

  • PINBALL HALL OF FAME
    LAS VEGAS

  • ETHEL'S CHOCOLATES FACTORY TOUR
    LAS VEGAS

  • THE AQUARIUM AT SILVERTON CASINO
    LAS VEGAS

  • FREMONT STREET EXPERIENCE
    LAS VEGAS

  • CBS TELEVISION CITY RESEARCH CENTER
    LAS VEGAS

  • CIRCUS CIRCUS MIDWAY
    LAS VEGAS

  • M&M'S WORLD
    LAS VEGAS

  • THE AUTO COLLECTIONS CAR DISPLAY
    LAS VEGAS

EUROPE’S 15 BEST SECOND CITIES

  • BIRMINGHAM
    ENGLAND

  • VALENCIA
    SPAIN

  • RIGA
    LATVIA

  • NAPLES
    ITALY

  • LJUBLJANA
    SLOVENIA

  • BORDEAUX
    FRANCE

  • DRESDEN
    GERMANY

  • BASEL
    SWITZERLAND

  • FRANKFURT
    GERMANY

  • ANTWERP
    BELGIUM

  • ZAGREB
    CROATIA

  • THESSALONIKI
    GREECE

  • DERRY
    NORTHERN IRELAND

  • BERGEN
    NORWAY

  • DUNDEE
    SCOTLAND

STUNNING SUNSETS

  • Mallory Square
    Square Key West, US

  • Top of the Rock Observation Deck
    New York City, US

  • Taj Mahal
    Agra, India

  • Tanah Lot Temple
    Bali, Indonesia

  • Piazzale Michelangelo
    Florence, Italy

  • Railay Beach
    Krabi Town, Thailand

  • The Oberoi, Mauritius
    Pointe Aux Piments, Mauritius

  • Sunset in Oia
    Oia, Greece

  • Sunshine Helicopters - Grand Canyon Tours
    Las Vegas, US

  • Masai Mara National Reserve
    Kenya, Africa

  • Knysna
    Western Cape, South Africa

  • Cable Beach
    Broome, Australia

Top countries to visit

  • Australia
    Australia

  • Italy
    Italy

  • New Zealand
    New Zealand

  • France
    France

  • Greece
    Greece

  • Ireland
    Ireland

  • The Caribbean
    The Caribbean

  • Fiji
    Fiji

  • England
    England

10 stunning hotel views

  • InterContinental Thalasso-Spa Bora Bora
    Bora Bora, French Polynesia

  • Atlantis, The Palm
    Dubai, United Arab Emirates

  • Alila Villas Uluwatu
    Bali, Indonesia

  • Kakslauttanen Arctic Resort
    Saariselka, Finland

  • Hotel Brunelleschi
    Florence, Italy

  • Explora Patagonia
    Torres del Paine National Park, Chile

  • The Prince Park Tower Tokyo
    Tokyo, Japan

  • Jade Mountain Resort
    St. Lucia, Caribbean

  • Dorado Beach, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve
    Dorado, Puerto Rico

  • Shangri-La Hotel Paris
    Paris, France

10 of the most surreal places on earth

  • Grand Prismatic Spring
    Wyoming, US

  • Spotted Lake
    British Columbia, Canada

  • Goblin Valley State Park
    Utah, US

  • Jellyfish Lake
    Koror Island, Palau

  • Skaftafell National Park
    Kirkjubaejarklaustur, Iceland

  • Mono Lake
    California, US

  • Jigokudani Snow Monkey Park
    Nagano, Japan

  • "Door to Hell" Gas Deposit
    Darvaza, Turkmenistan

  • Hitachi Seaside Park
    Ibaraki, Japan

  • Yuan Yang terraces
    Yunnan, China

TOP 25 AMUSEMENT PARKS IN THE WORLD

  • Universal's Islands of Adventure
    Orlando, Florida

  • Discovery Cove
    Orlando, Florida

  • Magic Kingdom
    Orlando, Florida

  • Universal Studios Hollywood
    Los Angeles, California

  • Disney's Hollywood Studios
    Orlando, Florida

  • Universal Studios Florida
    Orlando, Florida

  • Europa-Park
    Rust, Germany

  • Disneyland Park
    Anaheim, California

  • Beto Carrero World
    Penha, Brazil

  • PortAventura Park
    Salou, Spain

  • Disney's Animal Kingdom
    Orlando, Florida

  • Tivoli Gardens
    Copenhagen, Denmark

  • Disneyland Park
    Marne-la-Vallee, France

  • Cedar Point Amusement Park
    Sandusky, Ohio

  • SeaWorld Orlando
    Orlando, Florida

  • Epcot
    Orlando, Florida

  • Busch Gardens Tampa
    Tampa, Florida

  • Universal Studios - Singapore
    Sentosa Island, Singapore

  • Dollywood
    Pigeon Forge, Tennessee

  • Gardaland Park
    Castelnuovo del Garda, Italy

  • Disney California Adventure Park
    Anaheim, California

  • Six Flags Magic Mountain
    Los Angeles, California

  • Ocean Park
    Hong Kong, China

  • Silver Dollar City
    Branson, Missouri

  • Walt Disney Studios Park
    Marne-la-Vallee, France

TOP 25 WATER PARKS IN THE WORLD

  • Siam Park
    Adeje, Spain

  • Beach Park
    Aquiraz, Brazil

  • Waterbom Bali
    Kuta, Indonesia

  • Disney's Typhoon Lagoon Water Park
    Orlando, Florida

  • Aquaventure Waterpark
    Dubai, United Arab Emirates

  • Disney's Blizzard Beach Water Park
    Orlando, Florida

  • Wild Wadi Water Park
    Dubai, United Arab Emirates

  • Hot Park
    Rio Quente, Brazil

  • Thermas dos Laranjais
    Olimpia, Brazil

  • Holiday World & Splashin' Safari
    Santa Claus, Indiana

  • Eco Parque Arraial d'Ajuda
    Arraial d'Ajuda, Brazil

  • Aquaventure Water Park at Atlantis Paradise Island
    Paradise Island, New Providence Island

  • Bluewater Lagoon
    Mackay, Australia

  • Yas Waterworld Abu Dhabi
    Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

  • Aquatica
    Orlando, Florida

  • The Water Park
    Faliraki, Greece

  • Fasouri Watermania Water Park
    Limassol, Cyprus

  • WaterWorld Waterpark
    Ayia Napa, Cyprus

  • diRoma Acqua Park
    Caldas Novas, Brazil

  • Costa Martianez
    Puerto de la Cruz, Spain

  • Water Country USA
    Williamsburg, Virginia

  • Jungle Aqua Park
    Hurghada, Egypt

  • Makadi Water World
    Hurghada, Egypt

  • Aqualandia
    Jesolo, Italy

  • Slide & Splash - Water Slide Park
    Lagoa, Portugal

Top 25 Aquariums — World

  • Oceanario de Lisboa
    Lisbon, Portugal

  • Georgia Aquarium
    Atlanta, Georgia

  • Monterey Bay Aquarium
    Monterey, California

  • Oceanografic
    Valencia, Spain

  • Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies
    Gatlinburg, Tennessee

  • Ripley's Aquarium Of Canada
    Toronto, Ontario

  • Aquaworld Aquarium & Reptile Rescue Centre
    Hersonissos, Greece

  • Tennessee Aquarium
    Chattanooga, Tennessee

  • Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium
    Motobu-cho, Japan

  • Vancouver Aquarium
    Vancouver, British Columbia

  • Mundomar
    Benidorm, Spain

  • S.E.A. Aquarium
    Sentosa Island, Singapore

  • Genoa Aquarium
    Genoa, Italy

  • Parque Explora
    Medellin, Colombia

  • Mote Marine Laboratory and Aquarium
    Sarasota, Florida

  • Two Oceans Aquarium
    Cape Town Central, South Africa

  • Aquario Vasco da Gama
    Lisbon, Portugal

  • Shedd Aquarium
    Chicago, Illinois

  • National Aquarium, Baltimore
    Baltimore, Maryland

  • Dallas World Aquarium
    Dallas, Texas

  • Aquarium La Rochelle
    La Rochelle, France

  • Voronezh Oceanarium
    Voronezh, Russia

  • Cretaquarium Thalassocosmos
    Heraklion, Greece

  • Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo
    Dubai, United Arab Emirates

  • Marine Habitat at Atlantis
    Paradise Island, New Providence Island

TOP 25 ZOOS IN THE WORLD

  • San Diego Zoo
    San Diego, California

  • Loro Parque
    Puerto de la Cruz, Spain

  • Singapore Zoo
    Singapore, Singapore

  • Prague Zoo
    Prague, Czech Republic

  • Tiergarten Schoenbrunn - Zoo Vienna
    Vienna, Austria

  • Henry Doorly Zoo
    Omaha, Nebraska

  • Chester Zoo
    Chester, United Kingdom

  • St. Louis Zoo
    Saint Louis, Missouri

  • Zoological Wildlife Foundation
    Miami, Florida

  • ZooParc de Beauval
    Saint-Aignan, France

  • Colchester Zoo
    Colchester, United Kingdom

  • Bioparc Valencia
    Valencia, Spain

  • Cape May County Park & Zoo
    Cape May Court House, New Jersey

  • Zoologischer Garten (Berlin Zoo)
    Berlin, Germany

  • Taronga Zoo
    Mosman, Australia

  • Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
    Colorado Springs, Colorado

  • Khao Kheow Open Zoo
    Pattaya, Thailand

  • Novosibirsk Zoo
    Novosibirsk, Russia

  • Australia Zoo
    Beerwah, Australia

  • Fort Wayne Children's Zoo
    Fort Wayne, Indiana

  • Blackpool Zoo
    Blackpool, United Kingdom

  • Artis Zoo
    Amsterdam, The Netherlands

  • Memphis Zoo
    Memphis, Tennessee

  • Gramado Zoo
    Gramado, Brazil

10 Best New UNESCO World Heritage Sites for 2015

  • CHAMPAGNE HILLSIDES, HOUSES, AND CELLARS
    France

  • SAN ANTONIO MISSIONS
    Texas

  • PAR FORCE HUNTING LANDSCAPE IN NORTH ZEALAND
    Denmark

  • BAEKJE HISTORIC AREAS
    South Korea

  • BLUE AND JOHN CROW MOUNTAINS
    Jamaica

  • EPHESUS
    Turkey

  • SINGAPORE BOTANIC GARDENS
    Singapore

  • AQUEDUCT OF PADRE TEMBLEQUE HYDRAULIC SYSTEM
    Mexico

  • ARAB-NORMAN PALERMO AND THE CATHEDRAL CHURCHES OF CEFALU AND MONREALE
    Italy