Saturday, 10 November 2012

Amazing destinations to see before you die

Trips of a lifetime

Bora Bora, French Polynesia has topped the trips of a lifetime list

Cappadocia in Turkey's Anatolia region is one of the world's best places for hot air ballooning due to the storybook landscape of fairy chimneys, rock churches and Flintstones-style dwellings carved directly into the limestone formations

Iceland is known both for its solitude and astounding natural beauty
Captivating Bhutan opened its doors to the outside world just over 25 years ago
Peru's amazing Machu Picchu came in at number five in the Frommers' list
The Namib-Naukluft National Park  is also a must see.
The Moremi Game Reserve in the Okavango Delta in Botswana is a top destination
Seeing the Terracotta Warriors in Xian, China

Parque Nacional Torres del Paine, Chile is known for its spectacular beauty
Frommers says visiting Easter Island, the most remote inhabited island in the world, is a must
Photographer Damien Hill from Uluru Photography captured the multiple lightning strikes over Uluru in the Northern Territory and its vast surroundings. Frommers reckons the site is "more magnificent than you can imagine"
Angkor Wat near Siem Reap, Cambodia has also made the list
Millions of pilgrims flock to the Spanish city of Santiago de Compostela, Spain, every year
Ha Long bay in northern Vietnam has long been a popular tourist site