15 Places to Visit Before You Kick the Bucket – Part 1


Our planet is truly wonderful, and there’s so much beauty around us that it seems impossible to see all these magical places.

But maybe each of us has a list of places we’re eager to see.

We at Greatest Places thought hard and made a list of 15 beautiful places we would surely like to visit. Here are our dream travels!


Admire the tenderness of Japanese blooming gardens

Kawachi Fuji, Ueno, and Hitsujiyama gardens during the cherry, phlox, and wisteria blossom season.


Walk the Inca Trail to the sacred city of Machu Picchu

The ancient way built by the Incas 600 years ago first dives into the jungle, then climbs high into the mountains, and at the end a real miracle awaits travelers: ’The City In The Sky,’ the sacred city of the Inca Empire, Machu Picchu.


Go on a safari in Kenya and feed a giraffe


Look into the crystal-clear glacial Moraine Lake in the mountains of Canada


Admire the play of colors in the rice terraces of Yuanyang County, China


Freeze with excitement looking at the northern lights above the ’Waterfall of the Gods’ — the Godafoss in Iceland


Climb the ’Stairway to Heaven’ in Hawaii


Listen to the echo in the shining ice caves of Vatnajökull National Park in Iceland


Explore the serene blue lagoons of the Fiji islands


Swim in the world’s most dangerous ’Devil’s pool,’ situated over an abyss on the edge of Victoria Falls


Visit a home of the gods — the Angkor Wat Temple complex in Cambodia


Walk the incredible Bastei Bridge in Saxon Switzerland


Listen to the soothing sound of the Plitvice Lakes waterfalls in Croatia


Ride a camel next to the Great Pyramids of Giza


Enjoy the perfect harmony of Kizhi’s wooden lace and northern nature