Traveling has fascinated the human race since the beginning of times, with some places on the earth being known as best destinations, on account of their natural beauty or cultural and historical significance. These places definitely make up the most popular ones among travel enthusiasts, which every travel freak must visit at least once in his lifetime.
Here is a list of top 10 best places to visit around the world:
Zurich, the biggest city in Switzerland is an ideal tourist attraction, with a large number of art galleries and museums. The favorite destinations in the beautiful city include Lake Zurich, Swiss National Museum, Rietberg Museum and Fraumunster.
9. Cape Town
The exquisite city of Cape Town, the capital of South Africa features next among the best places to visit in the world, with its picturesque attractions like the Robben Island, Table Mountain, Two Oceans Aquarium and Victoria & Albert Waterfront.
The ancient city of Rome is the next on the list of must visit places, because it is home to ancient monuments like the Colosseum, Pantheon, St Peters Basilica and Trevi Fountain, which symbolize the glorious past of the Roman Civiliation.
Next on the list of the most amazing places to visit around the world is Toronto in Canada. The attractions of this gorgeous city include Art Gallery of Ontario, CN Tower, Casa Loma and Royal Ontario Museum.
6. New York City
No travel diary is complete till you tick the Statue of Liberty, for which you have to visit the Big Apple, New York. You can enjoy the food and weather of the city, besides visiting destinations like the Empire State Building, Central Park, Rockefeller Center and Times Square.
5. Rio de Janeiro
The next name on the list of top 10 best places to visit around the world is that of the Brazilian paradise called Rio de Janeiro, which is famous for its wonderful warm weather, welcoming beaches and of course, the Rio Carnival. The city houses the famous historical monument, the statue of Christ the Redeemer, besides attractions like Ipanema, Corcovado and Maracana Stadium.
4. San Francisco
San Francisco is a must visit destination, for its biggest attraction, the Golden Gate Bridge. The Californian city enjoys a splendid year round weather and attracts tourists for popular destinations like Fisherman Wharf, Chinatown, Alcatraz Island and Golden Gate Park. And do not forget your cable car ride when you visit this city.
Featuring next among the best places around the world is the charming city of London, which offers a perfect blend of old times charm and modernism. The best places in this city are London Eye, Buckingham Palace, Tower of London, Natural History Museum and Tate Modern.
Paris, the City of Lights, makes it on the list of top 10 places to visit around the world, on account of its timeless attractions like the Eiffel Tower, Musee du Louvre and Notre Dame Cathedral. The city has a large number of ancient churches and museums as historical relics, while at the same time, it also happens to be one of the most fashionable cities in the world.
Cape Town in Australia happens to be one of the most amazing cities on the earth, with its wonderful climate, friendly ambience and glorious landmarks. One of the largest harbors in the world, Sydney is endowed with beautiful beaches like the Bondi beach and has attractions like the Sydney Opera House, Sydney Harbor Bridge and Royal National Park.
Some more places which can be added to this list are Amsterdam, Istanbul, Bora Bora, Maldives, Prague and Edinburgh. All these places deserve to be visited at least once!