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Amazing Places To Experience Around The Globe (Part 1) Preachers Rock, Preikestolen, Norway Blue Caves - Zakynthos Island, Greece Skaftafeli - Iceland Plitvice Lakes – Croatia Crystalline Turquoise Lake, Jiuzhaigou National Park, China Four Seasons Hotel - Bora Bora Ice skating on Paterswoldse Meer, a lake just South of the city of Groningen in the Netherlands. Marble Caves, Chile Chico, Chile The Gardens at Marqueyssac Ice Canyon - Greenland Capilano Suspension Bridge, Vancouver, British Columbia Valley of the Ten Peaks, Moraine Lake, Alberta, Canada Multnomah Falls, Oregon Seljalandsfoss Waterfall on the South Coast of Iceland Petra - Jordan (at night) Verdon, Provence, France Wineglass Bay, Freycinet National Park, Tasmania, Australia Norway Alesund Birdseye of City Benteng Chittorgarh, India Riomaggiore, Italy Keukenhof Gardens - Netherlands. Sky Lantern Festival - Taiwan. Mount Roraima - Venezuela. Seychelles East Iceland. Lucca, Tuscany, Italy. New York City. See also

Cape Lookout National Seashore - Beach camping All camping within the park is primitive beach camping: there are no designated campgrounds. Permits are not generally required for camping, but overnight groups of 25 or more are required to obtain a Special Use Permit. Permit applications can be downloaded from the Camping Permits webpage. Camping is limited to 14 consecutive days. Tent and vehicle campsites must be at least 100 feet from wells, shade shelters, bulletin boards, docks or other structures and at least 100 yards from any cabin or house. Visitors are welcome to camp with their vehicles, but vehicles must be kept on the oceanside beach seaward of the primary dunes, not between or on top of dunes. Facilities and Amenities There are no camp stores within the park. There are restrooms open seasonally in areas of high visitation including the lighthouse area on South Core Banks, Wade's Shore on Shackleford Banks, and Portsmouth Village on North Core Banks. There are no trash cans on the islands. Campfires and Grills

World's Best Ski Resorts Tons of white fluff, proper elevation, vast skiable area and plenty of lifts – these are the prerequisites. But an ideal ski vacation is as much about whizzing down well-groomed slopes as about enjoying oneself afterwards. When we speak of world's best ski resorts we mean places that combine excellent conditions, scenic routes, ample off-piste opportunities and a unique après-ski scene to give your sore body a little bit of pampering. Zermatt may be quite small but as the highest altitude snow sport location in the Alps, it is definitely one of Europe's premier ski resorts, with legendary slopes to schuss on all year round, amazing alpine vistas, comfy accommodation and brilliant cuisine to complete the picture. What adds to the experience is that Zermatt is a completely car-free village and there are few places in the world that can truly match its Après Ski splendor of 38 mountain restaurants, most of which offer unobstructed views of the sublime Matterhorn.

World's Most Incredible Hot Springs Some of them invite to the bubbling pleasures of idle soaking, others had better not be approached too daringly. Whatever the case might be, the world's most incredible hot springs are virtually a feast for the senses, even if you only get to look at them from a distance. They tempt with scintillating colors, caress with steam and embrace with infinity. Here's 8 to fall in head over heels... literally or not. Pamukkale just couldn't have been named more aptly. There's nothing like a relaxing bath. Hostile forests, treacherous cliffs and boiling water that bubbles out of almost invisible cracks in the frozen ground have earned it the name “Hell's Valley”. Thousands of years of geological evolution have shaped this solitary land into a wonder beyond measure. There's a geothermal haven to be explored within the Wai-O-Tapu Thermal Wonderland, just 20 minutes drive south of Rotorua. Nothing describes this star attraction of Yellowstone's Midway Geyser Basin as accurately as its very name.

Flowery Destinations It doesn't take Van Goghian imagination to appreciate the beauty of a sunflower. Although they're hardly ever destinations in themselves, the fields of soothing lavender, rows of mind-stirring tulips and meadows sprinkled with wild daisies are ready to put on a brilliant show for your color-thirsty eyes. Just turn on your romantic radar, get off the beaten path and go search for the flower power. Here's a handful of ideas to get you started: The sight of the endless ribbons of lavender itself attracts thousands of visitors to Provence every year. But then the charm of Provence is not its flowers alone. Somewhere between Ferrassières and Revest-du-Bion. Poppies near St Pau de Tricastin, Daufinat. Bounce Holland off of people and the second association you get is tulips (right after Amsterdam and its Red Light District). Happy spring colors north of Alkmaar. The ability to see a heaven in a wild flower is a grand sign of innocence. Fields of red in Namaqualand National Park.

Fairytale Destinations Is it a dream or is it for real? These places will make you wonder whether you step into the land of magic and fantasy or still firmly stand on the ground. With unearthly nature, unreal landscapes or fairy tale architecture, these destinations will take you far away from your humdrum reality. Picturesque Colmar in France, considered the most beautiful city in Europe, looks like it came straight out of a fairy tale. This tiny town in Alsace is famous not only for its magically colourful old town. As if being the wine capital was not enough, Colmar, with its pretty squares, fountains and canals, is also called the "little Venice" (la Petite Venise). The Lord of the Rings' scenery of Faroe Islands truly makes you believe the archipelago is inhabited by hobbits and elves. Saksun, Faroe Islands. Castle Neuschwanstein in Bavaria, Germany in autumn. It is not a sugary Disneyland construction, although it looks like a fairy tale palace occupied by some capricious princess. Palacio de Sintra.

Extraordinary Saunas And Their Locations If you think a sauna is just a small heated room or house, where you sit or lie to experience dry or wet sessions, you are so mistaken. A sauna can be whatever you want it to be - a floating house, a duck, an ice house, or a ski lift gondola. Yes, I said "a duck". Have a look at the craziest sauna inventions and their locations around the world, though most of them are to be found, of course, in Finland. Floating on Torino river. Floating Duck Sauna. Is this a duck, a boat, a sauna, a cottage house? Another proof that Finns are absolutely mad about their saunas is a mobile sauna festival. Ice sauna in Ruka, Lapland. Ski lift sauna. Saunagondola ski lift is another crazy Finnish invention. Blue sauna. Somewhere in Finland. Sauna at the airport terminal. Why not pop into the sauna while waiting for a flight connection? So, care for a sauna session tonight?

Ten Romantic Getaways To Fall In Love (With) Believe it or not but Paris, Rome, Prague or Venice are out of this list. There are heaps of other love-is-in-the-air places around the globe, where dramatic landscapes, romantic architecture and tender atmosphere create a perfect scenery for passionate affection. If restaurant candle light dinner with champagne cracking and smart clothes on is not really your definition of being romantic then the majestic landscape of the remote Canadian Rockies, far from crowds and tawdry tourist attractions, might be your perfect location for an adventurous romance getaway. With five National Parks declared UNESCO World Heritage Sites located within the Rockies, there are plenty of space, wilderness, and nature to explore and admire hand in hand with your admirable. Perfect for skiers in love, hikers in love, or cyclists in love... If dramatic landscapes of wild mountains are not convincing then you should try something more exotic. Seychelles. Meersburg, Bodensee Lake. Meersburg's castle.

Luxury Anantara Kihavah Villas, Maldives « Luxury Furniture, Property, Travel & Interior Design Luxury Anantara Kihavah Villas Resort, Maldives Luxury Anantara Resorts opened Anantara Kihavah Villas earlier this year in the beautiful Maldives. Located on the Baa Atoll, only 35 minutes by seaplane from Male International Airport. You can expect the morning sun dappling the crystal-clear waters of a secluded lagoon. A haven of pool villas, Anantara Kihavah Villas Maldives offers the ultimate in privacy and luxury, your own sanctuary within a sanctuary. Enjoy idyllic sunsets from your hammock or dining pavilion by the pool. About Assif Majid Assif is a freelance British journalist who spends his time between Leeds, Manchester and London. Assif is the current editor of Adelto Magazine. Follow him on Twitter and Instagram: @journolista. Adelto Love Interior Design & Exotic Travel? August 12, 2011 | Indian Ocean Maldives Travel | View comments The Luxury Montpelier Plantation and Beach Hotel, West Indies Luxury Iporanga House, Brazil

Jade Mountain, St Lucia's Most Romantic Luxury Resort Around the World in 7 Lesser-Known Islands Want to add these islands to your RTW itinerary? Don’t know where to start? Sign up today for Plan Your RTW Trip in 30 Days and start receiving email lesson plans tomorrow – it’s free! If you’re a traveling family, sign up for the Family Edition of Plan Your RTW Trip in 30 Days. There is something about island retreats which keeps capturing the imagination of travelers across all ages and backgrounds. We all have a number of islands which come to mind when we start dreaming of vacation; Hawaii, the Greek Islands, Mauritius, Zanzibar, Fiji, French Polynesia. Jeju Island – South Korea Jeju Island’s fame is as limited as that of the country to which it belongs, and for similarly strange reasons, considering that both have much to offer to even the most well-traveled. >> Look for hostels in South Korea Bocas del Toro archipelago – Panama Most of us have, at some point or other, dreamt of that perfect beach holiday on an island in the Caribbean. Malta – The Maltese Islands The Azores – Portugal

Orient Express - one of the most luxurious train Orient Express – one of the most luxurious train, which runs between Thailand, Malaysia and Singapore, the transportation of passengers through the beautiful rainforests, mountains and villages. Ticket price starts from 2300 dollars per person. The First Underwater Hotel Suite - All That Is Interesting The World s 18 Strangest Pools Intercontinental Hotel Hong Kong The Intercontinental Hotel in Hong Kong has lavish amenities and the skyline to back it up. And the cherry on top is a set of three pools that sit atop its third-floor spa deck, overlooking Victoria Harbor. With the three pools set to different temperatures—cold, warm and hot—visitors can choose the water that’s just right as they enjoy the closeup view of the Hong Kong skyline. Blue Lagoon Geothermal Spa Grindavik, Iceland Blue Lagoon is one of the most famous spots on an island known for its gorgeous and mystical geothermal features. San Alfonso Del Mar Chile The largest swimming pool in the world is more than 3000 feet long, with a deep end that descends 115 feet. Golden Nugget Las Vegas, Nevada The Golden Nugget casino’s pool may take top honors as the scariest of the strange pools; it gives you the feeling of swimming with the sharks, without actually swimming next to them. Rangali Island Maldives Ubud Hanging Gardens Bali, Indonesia India Singapore Nemo 33 Turkey