Where’s The Best Place You’ve Traveled To?

You’ve seen Petra in Jordan on the silver screen in Indiana Jones And The Last Crusade, now it’s time to plan a visit to see it in real life, because according to the adventure experts at Lonely Planet it’s the No. 1 place to experience in the world.  It features as the top-ranked destination in the newly released second edition of Lonely Planet’s Ultimate Travel List, a stunning coffee table book that contains the “definitive wish-list of the 500 most thrilling, memorable and interesting travel experiences in the world, ranked in order of brilliance.”  The global runner-up spot goes to the Galápagos Islands, followed by Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in Australia (third), the Okavango Delta in Botswana (fourth) and Yellowstone National Park (fifth).

LONELY PLANET’S TOP 20 PLACES IN THE WORLD

  1. Petra, Jordan
  2. The Galápagos Islands
  3. Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, Australia
  4. Okavango Delta, Botswana
  5. Yellowstone National Park
  6. Lake Bled, Slovenia
  7. Iguazú Falls, Argentina-Brazil
  8. Temples of Angkor, Cambodia
  9. Salar de Uyuni, Bolivia
  10. Annapurna Circuit, Nepal
  11. Great Barrier Reef
  12. Bagan, Myanmar
  13. Grand Canyon National Park
  14. The Alhambra, Spain
  15. Aya Sofya, Turkey
  16. Serengeti National Park, Tanzania
  17. Taj Mahal
  18. Great Wall of China
  19. Habana Vieja, Cuba
  20. Yosemite National Park

Photo Credit: Lonely Planet

 

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Scott Fox and Kat Callaghan