Here is a short list of some rather unknown but really special places on earth to add to your ‘must see’ list. The last few sites are absolutely magnificent.
Swarovski Crystal Worlds, Innsbruck, Austria
The Swarovski Crystal Worlds (Swarovski Kristallwelten) is a museum, located in Wattens (Austria). The museum was built in 1995 in celebration of the 100th anniversary of the Austria based crystal company Swarovski
The Peacock Room In Castello du Sammezzano Regello, Tuscany
It’s hard to believe that this jaw-dropping room is located in an abandoned castle in Tuscany, Italy. Built in 1605 and once housed kings, Sammezzano Castle now sits atop a hill in a Tuscan oak tree grove. [Some More Amazing Castles]
Giant’s Causeway, County Antrim, Northern Ireland
Rock tombs in Myra, Lycia, Turkey
The city of Myra is well known for its amphitheatre (the largest in Lycia) and the plethora of rock-cut tombs carved in the cliff .
Ristorante Grotta Palazzese, Polignano, Italy
Housed in the rock, overlooking the Adriatic Sea, Hotel Ristorante Grotta Palazzese Polignano a Mare is located in a stunning landscape of rocks and caves that have wowed visitors since the ancient times.
Le Mont-Saint-Michel, France
Mont Saint-Michel is an island commune in Normandy, France
Taormina, Sicily, Italy
Taormina is a a very popular tourist destination on the east coast of the island of Sicily, Italy, in the Province of Messina, about midway between Messina and Catania.
Phraya Nakhon cave, Pranburi, Thailand
One of Thailand’s most beautiful and certainly the most photographed one caves
The Singing Ringing Tree, Lancashire, England
The Singing Ringing Tree is a wind powered sound sculpture resembling a tree set in the landscape of the Pennine hill range overlooking Burnley, in Lancashire, England.
Mitchell Falls, Australia
Bolwoningen, Hertogenbosch, Netherlands
Huacachina, Peruvian Desert
Pangong Tso Lake, India
Pangong Tso, Tibetan for “long, narrow, enchanted lake”, also referred to as Pangong Lake, is an endorheic lake in the Himalayas situated at a height of about 4,350 m. It is 134 km long and extends from India to Tibet.