Bangkok edges out London as the top visited destination in an annual report by Mastercard and expects to receive 21.47 million international visitors in 2016
hese 25 best cities in the world were the result of a survey ran on Lonely Planet asking travellers and their staff to nominate their favourite cities. A list of 200 cities was provided for inclusion in the book, The Cities Book. You can go through the list below with a short excerpt of each city from The Cities Book. Guess which cities turned up in the top 5 positions?
“Travel makes one modest. You see what a tiny place you occupy in the world.” – Gustave Flaubert – ______________________________________ There is a saying, “The more I know, the more…
Taken from Camino Real by Tennessee Williams: “Lately,” Lord Byron says, “I’ve been listening to hired musicians behind a row of artificial palm trees instead of the single pure stringed instrument of my heart. For what is the heart, but a sort of instrument that translates noise into music, chaos into order. Make voyages, attempt them, there’s nothing else.”
The world is full of wonders and amazing places that look out of this world are waiting to be discovered every day. These 25 places would make you wonder if they are actually real or they exist in another world, in another dimension. From crystal cave to the lost world, from the gate of hell to heavenly cave, from hills of chocolate to nature’s orchestral, it’s no wonder Ross Morley said, “Travel is like a giant blank canvas, and the painting on the canvas is only limited by one’s imagination.” Could you imagine these places? And yes, these places are all real!