25 Best Cities in the World

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?

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Travel Quote: Life is not a race …

Food for thought: Are we running through life so fast that we forget not only where we have been but also where we are going? Today, I saw a friend post a picture of a little yellow flower with a short message, “Looking down I see … happiness looking up at me.” Remember that life is not a race; take time to smell the flower along your journey and you too, may find happiness looking up at you.

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Travel Quote: Make voyages. Attempt them. There’s nothing else.

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.”

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25 places that look out of this world but are actually real

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!

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