Out of the country expeditions rarely happen, this is why you want everything to be perfect starting from picking the perfect travel destination. Whenever we see the list of top 10 most visited countries, we often ask ourselves what makes those countries special.
In four consecutive years, France continues to own the number 1 spot of most visited countries with more than 70 million tourists yearly. And you might be surprised to know that it’s not because of the Eiffel Tower. There are over 40 tourist attractions in France, some of these are Fontainebleau Forest and Castle, the Disneyland in Pari, Notre Dame de Paris, Flea Market – Saint Ouen, Chateau de Versailles Gardens, Georges-Pompidou center, Louvre museum, and the Sacre – Coeur Basilica.
Despite all the negative news about the U.S. most especially the world trade center scare, it seems like tourists all over the world are still attracted to the land of the free. Last year, over 50 million tourists helped boosting the crisis of the economy which also makes it number 2 most visited countries in the world. Believe it or not, the White House is one of the most visited tourist attractions in America. Others include Yellowstone Park, Golden Gate Bridge, and Niagara Falls and of course the Grand Canyon.
The largest country with the largest population around the world is on at 3rd spot for the most visited countries. Fifty million tourists mingled with the entire 1,347,350,000 people of China, imagine how crowd it is? But don’t worry since China has endless opportunities of a scenic location. The tourists destinations in China are known world wide since it was made famous by Jackie Chan’s movies. Some of these are the Forbidden City, the Great Wall of China, the Terracotta Warriors, Potala Palace, and the giant pandas.
This country is just behind 3 million tourists from China. It’s a historical city with a mixture of modern and conventional culture. The streets of Spain itself are already a tourist attraction because it is filled with terrific architectures that already existed more than centuries ago. “Running of the Bulls” is a quite dangerous tradition in Spain, but despite its threat hundreds of tourists wearing red scarves still immerses themselves together with the locals who are running for their lives. Part of the tourist destinations of Spain are the Palacio Real, La Concha, Aqueduct of Segovia, Sagrada Familia, and Alhambra. Viva España!
Fashion capital of the world, most romantic place in the world, and 5th most visited country in the world. One week is not enough to appreciate all the beauty of everything Italia. From the world famous Naples pizza to the age old paintings in Florence or a lovely ride on Gondola along the canals of Venice. There are tons of things to do in Italy, so make sure that you have an itinerary whenever you visit here!
Going on an out of the country vacation takes a lot of preparation. Make sure that everything, from your boarding pass to your accommodation, are all organized 2 weeks before the date of the trip. Enjoy every little thing and make sure that you bring a camera with you anywhere so you can instantly capture all the memories in your unforgettable trip!
Patrick Del Rosario is a travel blogger, photographer, and sports enthusiast from the Philippines. He is now based in USA and has ventured in the rv rental business and is operating Jurnii RV Rentals.