The world is a beautiful place filled with stunning natural scenery that will leave you awestruck. Take a break from the cities this year and use your vacation time to travel the less explored wild beauty that surrounds us. Here are four incredibly beautiful natural sites around the world.
The Philippinesis a beautiful country that is filled with amazing scenery. It is made up of more than 7000 islands so there are plenty of things to explore. Here are 5 little known islands which you should add to your itinerary. TheIsland of Boracay is a beautiful place to go if you are looking for a laid-back beach vacation with stunning beaches. Be sure to check out Madadamian Falls, an area about eight hours by bus from Manila. Be sure to go with a guide as the area is dangerous if you do not know the path.
Cuba is a stunning country in the Caribbean and there are many beautiful areas to explore. You can go on a beach vacation and visit the area of Varadero where there are plenty of fabulous hotels and more than 20 km of beaches to explore. Head to Vinales Valley where you can spend your time doing outdoor activities like camping, trekking, caving, horseback riding, rock climbing, or exploring the history of cigar making. Cuba is also a great place for bird watching and there are plenty of organized tours that you can join. Keep an eye out for magnificent birds such as Cuban Martin, Piper Plover, Cuban blackbirds, and the Bee Hummingbird. Vinales Valley is great for bird watching but you should also make sure to explore the amazing Zapata Swamp in Matanzas Province.
Iceland is a beautiful country in Europe that is filled with a dramatic landscape of volcanoes, hot springs, lava fields, and geysers. The area has a rich Viking history and you can visit the Viking Museum in Keflavík to see boats and learn more about the fascinating history. Spend a few days in the capital city of Reykjavik where you can spend your days exploring the scenic areas and your nights at clubs, late night bars indulging in locally crafted beer. Rent a car and drive along Ring Road and visit such beautiful places as the waterfall at Gullfoss and the stunning black beach at Vik. The Blue Lagoon, a geothermal spa, is located between the capital city and the main airport so it is a great way to stop either on your way into the country or on your way out.
Yorkshire is the largest county in the UK, and is an excellent destination to visit if you’re looking for a blend of natural beauty, historic cities and towns, great places to eat and lots of stunning views. From the famous coastal town of Whitby to the rolling hills of the Yorkshire Dales, you’ll quickly fall in love with this charming county. Spend your days shopping for local produce in farm shops, going on long walks followed by a pub lunch and exploring historic buildings.
Going on an Arctic cruise is one of the best ways to explore this polar region. They are generally smaller ships and they stop for exciting excursions that will allow you to immerse yourself in the natural beauty that surrounds you. You may have the opportunity to go whale watching, see polar bears, go on kayaking trips through fjords, go trekking on icebergs, spend the day on a dogsled, view the Northern Lights, and relax in the serenity of nature where less population lives. Be sure to dress warmly and bring lots of layers of clothing as the weather can change quite quickly.