10 “Other” Places to Visit

Let’s face it, when most people think of traveling abroad they think of: France, Germany, United Kingdom, Italy or perhaps China (if they’re feeling wild). But there are some places on earth that shouldn’t be overlooked. Not only for the fact that they are incredibly amazing and beautiful but because they will make you go WOW when you’re there. 

Here’s a list of the Top Ten “Other” Countries to Visit

1. Bolivia: The Southern Altiplano and it’s train cemetery & Salar de Uyuni the largest salt lake in the world
2. Zambia: Victoria Falls & The Zambize River & South Luangwa National Park
3. Montenegro: Hiking the Black Mountain & sunning in the bay
4. Chile: The Atacama Desert in which some parts haven’t seen rain since record keeping began & Easter Island
5. Madagascar: The Rova Royal Palace & Analakely Market
6. Norway: Seeing the Auriela Borealis & The North Cape & The Snow Hotel
7. Sri Lanka: Adam’s Peak & Yala National Park with free running leopards & Anuradhapura
8. Ecuador: The steepest stretch of railway in the western world & Rainforests & The Galapagos Islands
9. Iceland: The Hvitserkur the petrified sea monster & Gullfoss waterfall & Vatnajokull Ice Caves
10. Antarctica: duh 

So the next time you start to plan a vacation think about one of these places because let’s face it, the road less traveled might be the best choice you can make…

Which would you pick?


  • http://www.iris-hanlin.com/ A Country Girl’s Daybook

    I’ve wanted to go to Iceland for such a long time. And, of course, the motherland, the Emerald Isle.

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  • http://www.routebliss.com/ Christina McCall

    Iceland is in my top 5 must visit places … Norway as well as Victoria Falls are on there as well. I’d add Croatia as well … most people forget about it :)