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Pick Your Favourite from these 10 Awesome Places in the World!

Posted by Resham Kamat on 12/02/2016
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Are you miffed with the daily life hassles and desperately want a change for a few days with your loved ones? Why not plan a superb holiday in one of the awesome destinations in the world and give yourself an ever-memorable break from an otherwise stressful life!

No matter long or short; holidays with loved ones are always the best times and when it comes to taking a break from the work and coming back to it with all new energy after a trip, your planning must be perfect and well in advance. A trip to one of the most beautiful and unique destinations in the world makes the best holiday for everyone you’re taking along with you.

Till a few years ago, exotic holidays were planned only by a particular type of population but today, the times have changed. Everyone is planning a holiday that’s much needed to free them from boring routine life. If you’re too one of them, we’re here to help you with it! Have a look at these 10 awesome places in the world to choose your favourite from.

Paris, France

Paris France

The first spot on the list has to be Paris. This destination is an uncontestable winner when it comes to finding the most beautiful holiday places in the world. The fashion, the romance, the style, the food, the architecture, the lifestyle, and the people, everything here is just incredible. The city boasts of some of the greatest attractions in the world. No matter whether you’re traveling as a couple, with family, or solo; Paris has something special for everyone who visits. As soon as you start exploring city’, super glamorous areas, chic boutiques, romantic atmosphere, exotic hotels, iconic architecture, exquisite food, interesting culture, and wonderful artistry, grab your mind.

What should be there on your check-list?

Eiffel Tower, the Shangri-La Paris, Place de la Concorde, Sainte-Chapelle, Centre Pompidou, Musee d’Orsay, ardin du Luxembourg, Sacre-Coeur, Notre Dame de Paris, Arc de Triomphe, Louvre

London, United Kingdom

London England

The world’s most popular and most visited city, London is certainly a hot tourist destination. The culture of London attracts you the very first day. From history to tradition and from parties to food, every visitor finds something special on holiday. The city highlights are its typical modern and British architecture, museums, art galleries, finest dining spots, world famous landmarks, entertainment, and outdoor activities.

What should be there on your check-list?

Big Ben, Tower Bridge, the murky Thames, the London Eye, the Tower of London, Westminster Abbey, the British Museum, Buckingham Palace, St Paul’s Cathedral, National Gallery, Madame Tussaud’s, London Dungeon, London Zoo, Wimbledon, Lord’s Cricket Ground

Dubai, UAE

Dubai UAE

Dubai is undoubtedly the most popular destination in the UAE. Being one of the richest emirates, Dubai provides its travelers with the highest standards of luxury. Unique architectural grandeur, stunning attractions, finest food joints, luxurious lifestyle, magnificent shopping malls, a variety of adventure activities, pristine beaches, museums, and souks, everything in Dubai stuns you to the core. Not to mention, one must not miss the best desert safari in Dubai!

What should be there on your check-list?

Burj Khalifa, Dubai Museum, Burj Al Arab, Dubai Mall, Ski Dubai, Dubai Creek, Jemeirah Mosque, Jemirah Beach, Palm Jumeirah, the Dubai Fountain, Emirates Towers, Wild Wadi water Park, Deira Twin Towers, Mall of the Emirates

Abu Dhabi, UAE

Abu Dhabi UAE

A mix of tradition and modern, Abu Dhabi boasts of a fantastic culture of its own. The capital of the UAE blends the features of both the East and West, and offers tourists plenty of attractions, including tranquil beaches, remarkably beautiful buildings, some of the tallest towers, noteworthy architecture, Islamic designed places, heritage sites, lush gardens, gold shops, traditional souks, desert safari, outdoor activities, and the future city – Solar City. The city is also known for its handicraft centres and oriental markets. One must visit Abui Dhabi’s shopping malls, water parks, desert safari, and falcon tour in the Golden Falcon Tower, Abu Dhabi.

What should be there on your check-list?

The Corniche Road Promanade, Yas island, the Golden Falcon Tower, Abu Dhabi Dhow Cruise, Heritage Village, the Afgan Carpet Souk, Mangroves for kayaking, the Emirates Palace

Cape Town, South Africa

Cape Town South Africa

Do you know the world’s most gorgeous city? It’s in South Africa – yes, Cape Town! Just like the locals in Cape Town love their city, tourists too get delighted here. The natural beauty is the prettiest of all and to add to it, this destination has a unique attraction where the city meets the sea. If you’re an adventure freak, you can try hiking on the Table Mountain. And the flat top of the mountain provides a staggering view of the bustling city and super busy harbor.

What should be there on your check-list?

Table Mountain, Table Mountain National Park, Cape of Good Hope, Aerial Cableway, Two Oceans Aquarium, Signal Hill, Lion’s Head, Cape Peninsula, Constantia, District Six Museum, Iziko Museum, Table Bay, Cliffton, Helderberg, Grand Parade, Robben Island, Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, Sandy Bay

Prague, Czech Republic

Prague

One of the most loved destinations in the Central Europe, Prague was once only a city that existed in the crowd. It’s the capital of the Czech Republic and offers a lot to everyone traveling here for holiday. The city highlights include a well preserved historic center, baroque buildings, Gothic churches, and the famous astronomical clock. Apart from tourist attractions, Prague is also known for the best beer and rocking parties.

What should be there on your check-list?

Old Town Square, Charle’s Bridge, Astronomical Clock, Prague Castle, St Vitus Cathedral, Municipal House, Petrin, Dancing House, Old Jewish Cemetary, Golden Lane, Lennon Wall, National Museum, Kampa Island, Loreta, State Opera, Spanish Synagogue, New Town Hall, Prague Zoo, Sex Machines Museum, Letna

Bangkok, Thailand

Bangkok Thailand

Bangkok can be best described as an exotic destination that seems familiar to everyone. Being the capital city of Thailand, Bangkok is a busy place always bustling with vibrant life, crowded markets, and chaotic charm. There are plenty of tourist places and dynamic streets with some of the finest restaurants serving great food. On evenings, the city bursts with bright coloured neon signs all around while the calm shores of Phuket and Koh Samui stun you with their serenity.

What should be there on your check-list?

Wat Pho, Wat Arun, Grand Palace, Wat Phra Kaew, Jim Thompson House, Lumphini Park, Golden Buddha, Wat Saket, Safari World, MBK Center, Bangkok National Museum, Dusit Zoo, Erawan Shrine, Thonburi, Central World, Siam Park City, Baiyoke Tower II, Giant Swing, Terminal 21 

Istanbul, Turkey

Istanbul Turkey

Simple, the city that meets two different continents on two sides – Istanbul has Europe on one hand and Asia on the other hand. The romantic charm of this city attracts thousands of travelers each year. Istanbul makes an ideal holiday spot!

What should be there on your check-list?

Hagia Sophia, Sultan Ahmed Mosque, Grand Bazar, Topkapi Palace, Galata Tower, Galata Bridge, Chora Church, Istiklal Avenue, Golden Horn, New Mosque, Istanbul Modern Art Museum, Istanbul Archeology Museum, Miniaturk, Turkish & Islamic Arts Museum, Maiden’s Tower, Istanbul Aquarium, Turkua Zoo

Hong Kong, China

Hong Kong China

A densely populated city in China that never fails to carry its charm 24/7 is Hong Kong. The city’s skyline is studded with tall towers and you can spend hours looking at it. The highlights of Hong Kong include shopping spots, restaurants, exceptional high tea, bespoke tailors, and the night market at the Temple Street.

What should be there on your check-list?

Hong Kong Disneyland, Ngong Ping 360, Victoria Peak, Ocean Park, Lantau Island, Man Mo Temple, Madame Tussauds, Clock Tower, Lamma Island, Tung Choi Street, Hong Kong Space Museum, Kowloon Park, Hong Kong Heritage Museum, Sam Tung UK Museum, Ten Thousand Buddhas Monastery, Police Museum, Statue Square, Government House, Railway Museum

Rome, Italy

Rome Italy

The city of Rome is eternal yet sprawls all round the year. With astonishing architecture, incredibly influential art, interesting culture, amazing food, and a perfect blend of old and modern, no wonder Rome is a wonderful cosmopolitan tourist destination! The churches are immensely artistic and many other places provide the evidence of the ancient Rome’s and Vatican’s remnants. So, get ready for the royal “Roman Holiday”!

What should be there on your check-list?

Colosseum, Pantheon, Palatine Hill, Roman Forum, Spanish Steps, Piazza Navona, Trevi Fountain, St Peter’s Basilica, Galleria Borghese, Vatican Museum, Santa Maria in Trastevere, Circus Maximus, Palazzo Valentini, Trinita dei Monti, National Roman Museum, Maxxi

Each of these 10 places sports its own charm and unique attractions. Make your own choice, consider the duration of the holiday, take into account your budget, and plan the memorable vacation of your life!

Author Bio –

Neha is an IT professional and traveling is her first love. She equally loves photography and blogging. Having been explored numerous places; she has no plans to stop yet. When doing nothing, she is found cooking and cuddling with her dog.