How many times have you been delighted by a hidden spot you accidently encountered in the world? It’s so lovely to know that there are so many beautiful destinations in this world, right? And yet, when you hear of an outstanding place for the first time in life, you feel like you’ve been living under a rock. Well, it’s normal not to be aware of every incredible beauty this planet holds. But oh how nice it is when you discover a certain destination you want to visit as soon as possible. So, instead of hoping you find out about as much of these impressive, beautiful destinations as possible, we decided to give you a taste of the hidden wonders of Earth. Have a look at the following unusual, yet highly attractive places:
If you have tried to imagine the perfect walk in the forest, then a place similar to Arashiyama has probably come to your mind. This place is unbelievable, and it is actually a district in Kyoto, Japan. It has several interesting attractions to visit, but nature is really winning tourists’ hearts. So if you want to experience something unusual and picturesque, find the Bamboo forest and its breathtaking trail between the trees. Many people describe it not just like one of the most stunning, but also one of the most therapeutic places in Japan and beyond. Additionally, the nearness of the Ōi River brings the pleasure of more lovely sights.
Try to look at least one photo of this place and not feel your heart beating faster from delight and amazement. It’s hard – isn’t’ it? The Palawan Island looks unreal and mind-blowing and is one of the most beautiful destinations on earth. A few days spent there would definitely mean that you’re going to have the vacation of your life. This island is part of the Philippines. It has been rated in the past as the World’s Best Island, particularly in the year of 2013 and 2015.
People are dying to spend a few days in this heavenly looking destination, even though half of the island is a dessert and therefore is not developed. Nevertheless, the outstanding landscapes together with its rich biodiversity and exotic flora and fauna make up one of the greatest natural treasures of the Philippines. High mountains, lush jungles, impressive limestone cliffs and heavenly white beaches – all this together makes up for one fantastic destination, an island you should definitely put on your wish list.
The Isle of Skye
Here’s another island you probably haven’t heard of before – it lies in western Scotland. This is actually the largest island in the Inner Hebrides archipelago. It is also the best place to clear your mind off your problems. Gorgeous terrain, various shades of green and a spectacular nature – you can find all this on the island. The surrounding is stunning during any season of the year. However, if you’re looking for a bigger spectrum of jaw-dropping colors, then you should definitely drop by during the warmer periods of the year.
And like all this wasn’t enough, the island has something even more breathtaking to offer you, a place known as the Fairy Pools. These mesmerizing crystal clear pools are formed on the river Brittle. They enchant the visitors with their grace and playfulness – it would make you want to dip your feet immediately. Apart from the incredible natural features this islands holds, several castles and bridges can quickly grab your attention. And yes, you’ll feel like you’ve gone back many years in the past and you wouldn’t want to go back to reality.
Provence Lavender Fields
If you could picture the word freedom and the state of no worries, then you’ll probably imagine yourself joyfully skipping or running barefoot through fields of flowers. Well, this may be the perfect spot for you to do that. And if you’re for the smell of lavenders, then welcome to paradise! Provence is a region in southeastern France, known to be the first Roman province made in the area. However, if you’re looking for the most outstanding scenery, then visit this region from June to August. This is when the flowers are actually blooming. There’s something about this place that leaves visitors speechless. It is truly a pleasure for all senses!
Whitehaven Beach in Queensland
If you’ve heard about Whitsunday Island in Australia, then you probably know its pearl – the Whitehaven Beach. This 7 km long wonder is accessible by boat from the mainland’s ports and Hamilton Island. The stunning combination of white sand and turquoise water make this place look unbelievably majestic. It’s also one of Australia’s best beaches and also one of the most eco-friendly beaches in the world.
The spectacular color of the sand is basically a consequence of 98% of pure silica that it consists. Also, unlike the regular type of sand, the sand of Whitehaven Beach does not retain heat. This makes it ideal for walking and pleasant for the human body. Other than all this, this beach is famous as it is a part of the Hamilton Island Triathlon. To be more precise, a 2 km swimming competition is organized each November. So it’s not just a place for some chill time, but you can also raise up your level of excitement.
Such beautiful destinations deserve to be spread around the globe. Even though the fewer people occupy these attractions – the greater the satisfaction of exploring something new will be. So don’t sit and wait to be the last one talking about it. Plan your trip and fulfill your life with only beautiful destinations.