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the people's #1 Why is this #1?
Scotland Edinburgh Scotland is best known for its traditional bagpipe music, its ancient castles, and whiskey, which is their largest export. It's also known for sports fanaticism for rugby and football, and it is home
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added by llura Why is this #2?
Catalonia Madrid Spain is the second most visited country in the world and third in the number of UNESCO World Heritage Sites, which is 44. They trail only behind Italy and China. They also have a number of world
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Italy Rome Italy is an entire country of picturesque towns, landmarks, and countrysides worth visiting. It's known for its grand architetureal achievements, its famous art and literature, food, and operas.
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Germany Berlin Between the ancient castles, the modern cities, and the delicious cuisine, there's little Germany can't offer to tourists. In 2013, it was ranked as the most positively viewed country in the world.
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France Paris France is home to what many consider the most romantic city in the world, Paris. France a hub of fine dining, fashion, culture, and love. It's been ranked as first in tourist destinations in the
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Republic of Ireland Dublin While Dublin is the visited area in Ireland, the country has three World Heritage Sites to boast, as well as many historical landmarks, including Glendalough and Clonmacnoise, the latter dating back
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Austria Vienna Austria is famous for its classical music, as some of the most famous composers were born there, such as Mozart and Beethoven. It also has one of the most multicultural cuisines in Europe, bringing a
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England London With its endless amount of castles, cathedrals, towers, and cobblestone streets, tourists are never short of finding something exquisite to see in England. It also has 17 UNESCO World Heritage Sites,
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Greece Athens Greece has the 11th longest coastline in the world, lending itself to some of the most beautiful beaches. Its rich history of the Greek and Ottoman empires has left behind 17 UNESCO World Heritage
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Switzerland Bern Because of the Swiss Alps covering much of the country, Switzerland is a popular destination for skiing, hiking, and mountain biking. Folk art is also kept alive by many organizations in Switzerland,
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Canada Ottawa China, Avatar movie
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Norway Oslo Norway is known for its jazz music, wooden architecture, and it's dramatic coastlines. The Norwegian fjords have been listed by National Geographic as the top tourist attraction in the world.
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Japan Tokyo Japan is home to the largest metropolitan area in the entire world, Tokyo. It's thickly laden with culture and history, which can be seen in every facet of Japan from the art, to the architecture, to
- 15+ 761- 206
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added by JoséValente Why is this #16?
New Zealand Wellington Because New Zealand was geographically isolate for 80 million years, it was able to harvest unique flora and fauna that are still prevalent on the islands today. There are more penguin species living
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Denmark Copenhagen Denmark is one of the most social progressive countries in the world. It's also home to the Vikings, where many ruins and remains can be found there today.
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added by Trenton Myers Why is this #18?
Australia Canberra Recognized as a megadiverse country, Australia has much to offer in terms of tourism. It has 16 natural World Heritage Sites, including the Great Barrier Reef, Shark Bay, and the Gold Coast.
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Sweden Stockholm Sweden's largest city, Stockholm, is a canal city, making the city completely picturesque. Despite being one of the most northern countries in Europe, it's climate is relatively temperate and giving
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Netherlands Amsterdam Netherlands is known as being one of the most liberal countries in the world. It's iconic windmills, tulip fields, and hundreds of national parks make for lovely landscapes and breathtaking views.
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United States of America Washington, D.C. Because of its size, the United States has a large variety of cities, cultures, and sites to offer to tourists. Some of the most iconic places are the Statue of Liberty, the Grand Canyon, and
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Finland Helsinki Finland's tourism has been growing rapidly in the past few years, largely because of its modernization and globalization. It also has 37 national parks, full of virgin, pristine land and forests.
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added by llura Why is this #23?
Belgium City of Brussels Belgium is famous for its beer and food, specifically chocolate, waffles, french fries, and mayonnaise. Its restaurants are among some of the highest ranked in the world. It also produces over 1100
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Czech Republic Prague Prague, the capital of Czech Republic, is the 6th most visited city in Europe, and is considered to be quite safe to walk around in, even at night. The country is known for its puppetry and marionette
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Iceland Reykjavik Iceland has many active volcanoes and lava flows, as well as several geysers throughout the country. It also has three national parks.
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United Kingdom London
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Hungary Budapest Hungary sit on top of high quality thermal water, making it home to more than 1500 thermal springs and 450 public baths throughout the country. It also has the largest bath house in Europe,
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Vietnam Hanoi Since the 1990's, Vietnam's popularity as a tourist destination has been growing rapidly. Its ancient buildings and landmarks attribute to the country's tourism success, as well as its popular
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added by Trenton Myers Why is this #29?
Slavonia Osijek Panonia Planes
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added by Ruxe Negoita-Landis Why is this #30?
Romania Bucharest Romania is home to several medieval and Transylvanian castles, including the Bran Castle, or more popularly known as Dracula's castle. It's also popular for outdoor activities, such as hiking,
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Monaco Located in the French Riviera, Monaco is home to some of the most beautiful and luxurious resorts and beaches in the world. It's also famous for the Grand Prix, a formula one race.
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added by Trenton Myers Why is this #32?
Argentina Buenos Aires Argentina, Chile
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Turkey Ankara Turkey is the 6th most visited place in the world, making much of its economy dependent on it. It has 11 UNESCO World Heritage Sites, including the archeological site of the historic city, Troy.
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added by Trenton Myers Why is this #36?
Brazil Brasília BRAZIL
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often listed & ranked high on reranks Why is this #38?
South Korea Seoul South Korea is ranked 20th in tourist destinations, a large part of that being in reaction to the popularity of Korean Wave, or modern Korean culture. Korean pop music, TV, technology, and cuisine are
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often listed & ranked high on reranks Why is this #39?
New Caledonia Nouméa
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South Africa Bloemfontein, Cape Town, Pretoria South Africa boasts some of the oldest art objects in the world, dating back to 75,000 years ago. Its biodiversity also attracts a lot of tourists throughout the year.
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Cambodia Phnom Penh
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added by halawani Why is this #45?
China Beijing China has numerous museums, landmarks, and wildlife to explore.
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Costa Rica San José Costa Rica is one of the most popular tourist destination in Central America because of its vast wildlife and relaxing beaches. Pura Vida, the pure life or the good life, is a well-known phrase
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Chile Santiago Many tourists come to Chile to ski and to visit its national parks, including its volcanoes. In the summer, its beach resorts are also popular.
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added by Trenton Myers Why is this #48?
Russia Moscow Kremlin, Moscow, RUSSIA
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Laos Vientiane Laos' tourism slogan is "simply beautiful," and focuses on its Buddhist culture and architecture, its ancient temples and landmarks, and its exotic wildlife.
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Peru Lima Peru is most famous for its ancient ruins, Machu Picchu, which sits high up in the Andes mountains and is the most iconic image of the Incan civilization.