When you’re looking for an amazing travel destination, you naturally think about the bucket list you once wrote. Everyone has one. That wanderlust list that we all create on the grey commute to work. That time you spend daydreaming out of the window and thought about the endless blue skies and towering mountains across the globe. The thing is, there are so many places that people choose to put onto their bucket list, only for it to be some of the most common - where all the tourists go. Sometimes, you want to find somewhere a little less saturated in tourism. Somewhere that you may, someday, choose to move your entire life to. You want to daydream about the far-flung places that will have an impact on your life, and below you’re going to read about 8 of the most natural places in the world that you simply won’t want to miss out on.
- Salar de Uyuni, Bolivia
In the very depths of the winter, the largest salt flat in the world is transformed. What once looked like a salt flat, now looks like a giant mirror reflecting the sky. The shimmering, lustrous horizon is captured in the pools that this prehistoric lake creates. It’s one of the best places to visit that occurs naturally, and it’s a place that you should want to visit.
- Northern Lake Baikal, Russia
Yet another lake that is a must-see, this is in the southern portion of Siberia. The world needs some freshwater and this is the world’s largest piece of blue. In this area of the world, the water freezes into sheets of ice in winter that could look more in place on a faraway planet than on Earth! It’s a cold place to come, so pack something toasty to wear.
- Bogor Botanical Garden, Indonesia
Bogor is one of those places in the world that is famed for the botanical garden there. It covers 87 hectares and has thousands of species of plant life from all over the world. Many people come here to live, and websites like https://rumahdijual.com/bogor/ can help you to choose where to be. While you’re looking for somewhere new to live, think about this masterpiece of design and spend time strolling through the neighbouring Presidential Palace - all you need is a permit!
- Kuang Si Falls, Laos
While we are in that neck of the woods, travelling over to Laos to see this beautiful country is a must. Therein Luang Prabang is the Kuang Si Falls. It’s a three tie waterfall with water so clear it’s hard not to touch it. You can go on tours here and hike the trail so that you can find somewhere to simply marvel at this beauty.
- Torres Del Paine National Park, Chile
The Andes mountains are a place to visit, but the Torres Del Paine National Park is one of the world’s most spectacular to be seen. You can hike over the snowy and icy mountains and see the glaciers looming out toward you. It’s one of the best places in South America to travel, and you can read more about it here.
- The Door to Hell, Turkmenistan
Impressive name, right? Well, this is a hot and fiery geyser located in the Karakum Desert of Turkmenistan. It’s a burning pool of lava and the red-hot and steamy look is something right out of a horror film! It’s a sight to be seen and one of the best natural wonders of the world.
- Mount Rinjani, Indonesia
The climb to the summit of this behemoth of a mountain is worth every painful moment! The second highest active volcano in Indonesia has a view to die for, and the crater lake has been nicknamed by the locals as the “Child of the Sea”. The chance to see Komodo National Park while you’re there is a must - there are dragons!
- Huacachina, Peru
A desert oasis is always one to put on your natural list, and you find that with Huacachina. It was built around an existing watering hole over 80 years ago. With this one, you get two hits in one because Peru this is home to one of the Seven Wonders of the World. It makes for a fantastic vacation spot!
These 8 natural sites have to be seen to be believed, and you should start thinking about ticking them all off your list right now. Wanderlust is something that should be indulged - never turned down.