If you are a travel addict and constantly keep on looking of where to go next, then you should keep on reading to find 3 wonders of the world that you will definitely add to your bucket list. They are worth seeing, so you better start planning your next trip to some of these three places.
The Pyramids of Giza, Egypt
If you still haven’t had the chance to visit Egypt, maybe you can start exploring the chances of how to get there. It is another must-see country, especially because there lies one of the 7 wonders of the world – the Pyramids of Giza. The pyramids are actually the first thing that comes to our mind when thinking of Egypt. They got popular during the Hellenistic period and are known to be the home of chambers and tombs to Egyptian kings and their royal treasure. There are 6 pyramids in total – 3 towering, including the Great Pyramid, and 3 smaller ones plus an enormous statue of Sphinx. The best time to visit this wonder is from October to April when the temperatures are most pleasant.
Machu Picchu, Peru
Machu Picchu is a place hidden in the mountainous forests of Peru and is considered as another one of the 7 wonders of the World. It is a symbol of the Incan Empire and was built around 1450 AD. This hidden treasure is made up of more than 150 buildings, ranging from baths and houses to temples and sanctuaries. It was considered a royal estate and the Incas were some of the best masons in the world. Machu Picchu was also an astronomical observatory, where the sacred Intihuatana stone indicates the two equinoxes. So, twice a year, it happens the sun to sit directly over the stone without creating any shadow. It is one of the most well-preserved Inca cities and an archeological gem, receiving over a million visitors a year.
Salar de Uyuni, Bolivia
And the last place on this list which is considered as one of the top natural wonders of the world is Salar de Uyuni. This is the largest salt flat in the world, left behind by prehistoric lakes evaporated long ago. At certain periods of the year, the nearby lakes overflow and a thin layer of water transform the flats into a stunning reflection of the sky making it one of the most favorite spots for travel photographers. You can get to this amazing place by bus, train or plane, or a combination of all three to Uyuni, which is the nearest town to El Salar de Uyuni.
So, which one of these three amazing destinations would you choose to visit first?