7 TOP-RATED TOURIST ATTRACTIONS IN THE WORLD
Today we bring to you, our top 7 of the most notable tourist attractions around the world. This list comprises every place on the bucket list of everyone who would like to see the best places in the world before they grow old.
- Mount Kilimanjaro
This dormant volcano located in Tanzania is the highest peak in the whole of the African continent. It’s shrinking glaciers and icefields has made it a major climbing destination. If you are thinking of treating yourself to one of the most beautiful wonders of the world that Africa has to offer, Mount Kilimanjaro is a very good place to start.
- Niagara Falls
In between Canada and USA is the location of this wonderful work of creation that is daily drawing tourists to the neighbouring cities. Niagara falls is just an hour away from Toronto Canada and about 20 minutes away from North-West Buffalo NewYork. The Skylon Tower provides a bird-eye view of the fall, and you can see the beautiful colours cast over the falls at night.
This historical site located in England has remained a mystery, from being a tombstone and a calendar marker, historians are still yet to harmonize the actual events the structure was originally set for. Featured in many movies and stories, the stonehenge is a monument you would like to see before you retire from your touring escapades
- The Great Wall of China
Built between the 14th to 17th century, the great wall is a 29,196km long structure that has attracted so many tourists to itself over the years, the monumental structure is a striking image not far from Beijing. You should check it out someday.
- Taj Mahal
The Taj Mahal, a mausoleum commissioned in 1632 by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan for his wife Mumtaz Mahal is a symbol of India’s rich history. The many precious stones it is made of, the reflecting pools, surrounding gardens and a riverfront setting are part of the many things that makes this structure so special.
- The Colosseum
The biggest attraction of modern day Rome, “The Colosseum” is the most famous and largest structure still existing from the Roman empire. It was the largest amphitheatre during its glory days and as the site of many gladiatorial contests, executions and animal hunts.
- The Eiffel Tower
This is unarguably the most sought after structure in France, and also unarguably the most photographed structure in the world. It was originally built in Paris by the engineer Gustave Eiffel as the entrance to the 1889 World fair, although it was initially criticized because of its design, it has now become the most visited monument with an entrance fee. The 324m tall tower is about the same height as an 81-storey building.